Heathside Veterinary Surgery

178 Locks Road
Locks Heath
SO31 6LE


Heathside Veterinary surgery provides excellent clinical care and a friendly personal service for the local community and their pets.

Heathside was established in 1998 and has recently extended the premises due to an increase in demands and services we provide

We are an approved nurse training practice, and have successfully trained 8 nurses, all passing their exams first time round

  • 24 Hour emergency cover
  • Onsite hospitalisation facilities
  • Modern operating theatre
  • Modern anaesthetic facilities
  • Diagnostic Suite including digital Xray
  • Free Nurse healthcare consultations

Special Offers

Recommend us to a friend or family member and we will give you each a £5 voucher to be used against any purchase or service - contact us for more information.


Heathside Healthy Pet Club

At Heathside we firmly believe that prevention is better than cure, so we have designed a Health Pet Club which allows for you to spread the costs of routine essential veterinary treatments for your pets. Please click here for details on our pet club.

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 7:00 pm
Saturday 8:30 am 4:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am 1:00 pm

Clinic reviews

4.6 Stars - 13-06-2019 - Patty

Our dog has been seen by Heathside since she was a pup. Staff are very respectful to her,and are also flexible with our busy schedules. Always willing to answer questions and take any concerns seriously. I recommend this vet service.

5 Stars - 13-06-2019 - Terrisbarkandstroll

Wouldn't go anywhere else. The care given is second to none

4.8 Stars - 12-06-2019 - Barbara

Very happy with the service provided, professional and understanding.

4.6 Stars - 12-06-2019 - Clare

Very helpful and professional

5 Stars - 07-06-2019 - Toni

Having been registered with Heathside since they began caring for animals in the locks heath area, I have had many dogs, cats, and small furries pass through their doors. But just recently my 14 year old border terrier has been suffering with a sore mouth. After consultation it was agreed that she would undergo a dental, and investigation into the possible cause of her problem. As you can imagine, at her age, I was reluctant to put her through a general anaesthetic, but I knew in my heart it needed to be done so that she could once again have a healthy mouth. She came through the GA and the procedure really well, and I spoke with Jeremy Giles, her vet, before collecting her. Overnight she slept well, ate a tiny bit, but went out into the garden, albeit a bit wobbly. This morning, still a little wobbly (I should also explain she has a rare condition linked to Cushing's, which means she can no longer walk, but can stand). Midmorning after our walk (her in a stroller), we returned and she ate her breakfast with far more enthusiasm than she has done for a while. I am so glad my fears were understood by the veterinary team, and that my dog came through it all so well. Thank you Heathside, you are a wonderful team of people.

5 Stars - 10-05-2019 - Jess

5 Stars - 08-05-2019 - Lloyd

They go above and beyond for my pet. Excellent service, especially the free first aid nights. Sezuire emergency first aid was very helpful.

5 Stars - 08-05-2019 - Max's mum

I have only had my cat Max since end of Nov 2018 and have had to attend Heathside on a few occasions during that period. They have always been reassuring and so caring toward my cat and are constantly aware of owners feelings. I would not consider going anywhere else with my lovely Max. Thank you everyone at Heathside.

5 Stars - 08-05-2019 - Angela

Brilliant service with a smile I feel my babies are in the best place for their care thank you

5 Stars - 08-05-2019 - Paige Willoughby

After using Heathside for 17 years with my first dog I really got to know the practise and its values so when I adopted my rescue dog and cat there really was no other option for me. 5* service every time!

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