Goddard Veterinary Group - Croydon

356 Lower Addiscombe Road


  • Accredited under the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons Practice Standards Scheme
  • Complete healthcare for pets including vaccination, neutering, parasite control, dietary advice and weight management
  • Comprehensive surgical facilities and fully equipped operating theatre including radiology
  • Renowned referral services offered within the group for more complex cases
  • Free pre vaccination consultations and health checks for registered pets at six and nine months of age
  • Complimentary nurse consultations offered for advice and general pet care
  • 24 hour care is provided 365 days a year by Vetcare Emergency Service in Beckenham.


Opening times

Day Opens Closes
Monday 8:30 am 7:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am 7:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am 7:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am 7:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am 6:30 pm
Saturday 8:30 am 12:00 pm
Sunday Closed Closed

Clinic reviews

1.4 Stars - 25-07-2017 - craig

Vet Response

We are sorry to see that you appear to have some concerns about our Croydon branch. If you would like to contact the branch they will be happy to discuss these with you or if you would prefer to email us, please send your email to admin@goddardvetgroup.co.uk and we will be able to look into any issues and report back to you.

5 Stars - 06-08-2015 - Sue

I took all three of my cats to Goddard (formerly Ashton)for all the years of their lives. They got into several scrapes and one even became quite famous as she once presented with a heart rate of 200bpm! Sadly my cats are no longer with me but all lived long and happy lives and received the best care from the team both through their lives at the end. I hope to get another feline friend in the future, will I register them with Goddard Vets? Yes, I most definitely will. Thank you to all of you for all your care.

5 Stars - 03-08-2015 - Sarah Blackburn

Our dog had an eye problem that initially appeared to just be an infection, it developed in to an eye ulcer and the vets and the nurses were fantastic, they had a wonderful caring manner with my dog, were open about costs prior to any of the procedures and were honest about the different options and success rates. With all the follow up appointments following surgery, the costs were really reasonable, we have re-located so can't use Goddards anymore but I would highly recommend them to anyone, and our new vet practice just isn't as good! Maybe my expectations are now too high - little things such as talking to my dog before me at the start of an appointment really suggests they cared about the animal.

4.8 Stars - 27-03-2015 - Anne P

This surgery is open at very convenient hours catering for people that work. I have never had a problem getting an appointment when required and all of the staff are good.

5 Stars - 22-07-2014 - Sue

I would have no hesitation in recommending this practice and all the lovely nurses and vets who work there. I was lucky enough to be recommended this practice (Ashtons as it was then) when I acquired my first cat and 19 years later, one more cat and a recently acquired dog, our relationship with this practice is still going strong. These vets are not in it for the money they are genuinely interested in the welfare of our pets and the best possible care for them. That's not to say they don't have to make money but the care comes first. When I moved house 3 years ago the lady who bought our place had a dog and I recommended our vets to her as they were new to the area, I subsequently found out they went to another vet group. Their loss as far as I'm concerned - not saying there is anything wrong with where they went just that you will be hard pressed to find vets which are so good at what they do at Goddards. I do have to say I had some reservations about whether the practice would change once it joined Goddards but my fears have been unfounded and I remain a loyal and very happy customer. Thanks for all you do for us and our animals. :-)

5 Stars - 21-11-2013 - Christine

I have taken my animals here for 19 years. The vets and nurses are professional and clinically skilled and go above and beyond to provide medical treatment and continuity of care. They are always happy to take the time to to discuss and explain treatment options and offer friendly advice and support to owners. What really makes this surgery the best is the genuine care and affection for the animals. They are all treated and known as individuals, with everything being done for their welfare, health and happiness. They are fantastic people, who make an outstanding team.

5 Stars - 16-10-2013 - Lisa M

I joined Goddard's several years ago on recommendation from a friend and I'm so glad I did. All the staff are wonderful. Very caring,welcoming and understanding of the pets and their humans. Goddard's passion for the welfare of each animal they see is a credit to their profession.

5 Stars - 09-10-2013 - Linda S

We have taken our pets to Goddard's (formerly Ashton's ) for over 20 years. The nurses are always lovely ,very friendly and we trust the vets completely .I have no hesitation in recommending them.

5 Stars - 01-10-2013 - Laura

I have been bringing my Barney (affenpinscher pup) here for sometime now after I wasn't totally happy at another vets that we originally used. I cannot fault the service here. The level of care is second to none and both me and Barney were made to feel very welcome and comfortable. The nurses are always cheery and greet us with a smile and show a genuine interest in how we are getting on. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend them and Barney gives them his 'woof' of approval too

5 Stars - 24-09-2013 - Julie Gierus

I have used Goddards, formally Ashtons for the past 20years, and would NEVER change my vets, the Nurses are always so smiling so that goes without saying that they LOVE their jobs and have a real passion for animals, Emily the Head nurse always speaks to my dogs first which in my opinion is the way it should be Patient FIRST...they love going into the surgery so that says it all!!

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