Vets4Pets - Mapperley

Unit B, 540 Woodborough Road


The friendly team at your local Vets4Pets in Mapperley are waiting to meet you!

Every Vets4Pets veterinary surgery is equipped with the latest in technology, which means we can offer your pets the personalised care they need.  At Vets4Pets our aim is to treat every pet we see like we would our own, but don’t take our word for it, come along and ask for a practice tour to see for yourself.   


Pet Health Plan

You know how to keep your pet happy and at Vets4Pets, we know how to keep your pet healthy. That's why we've created a range of Health Plans that make essential routine treatments more affordable. Please click here for more information

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 9:00 am 5:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am 4:00 pm

Clinic reviews

1.2 Stars - 06-09-2019 - Eddy

2.2 Stars - 30-08-2019 - Aaron

Vet was clearly well trained and compassionate but I'm seething over their business practices. Dental burr (rabbit +nail trim) 10 minute appointment with no drugs or consumables. Vets 4 Pets Mapperley - quoted £32, tried to charge £85 Just been through the last 3 years bills with other practices before i moved here for the same service: Vets 4 Pets Gateshead £28 Vets 4 Pets Newcastle (+Metacam) £41 Companion Care Newcastle £28 Out of Hours (10pm) Vets 999 (Burr and Metacam) £64 Spalding Vets £15 I was in and out in 10 minutes. I booked my rabbits in for a dental burr and nail trim. I was told the appointment was £32. I was charged for a 10 minute consultation... £32 which is fine. But then they charged another £31 for the burr (non consumable no drugs needed). For the nail clipping another £10 per rabbit (declined of course) They charge less for neutering... and that's an operation. Some advice.. don't give one price over the phone and then double it when the patient arrives.. it can't walk away when the rabbit will stop eating with an overgrown tooth and the tool to fix it is sat right there... that's just cruel and unethical. Other practices in the vets4pets network (as above) don't have this awful behaviour so it's not a brand issue but a franchisee issue. Shame on you.

Vet Response

Dear Aaron, We were sorry to hear you were unhappy with the service you received, we take negative feedback very seriously. If you would like to talk in further detail please call us in the practice on 0115 960 9200 King regards, Mapperley Vets4Pets

1 Stars - 30-08-2019 - EDWINA GRICE

My pet was taken in with a swelling on his Jaw ,he was treated with a pain killer initially and advised to have metacam and paracetamol. He was seen again at VETS 4 PETS and they decided to do X-rays and biopsies as a day patient, all proved to be non productive.. He was sent home and advised to come back in week.I asked should he not have Antibiotics as a precaution but this was refused!! I researched the symptoms which indicated an abscess and the treatment anti-inflammatory and antibiotics.. The symptoms he had quite clearly pointed to that.. But after 4 visits and 3 vets later i still had no diagnosis.. just more Tests.. and eventually Euthanasia.. I am in dispute with them.. I WOULD NOT EVER USE VETS 4 PETS AGAIN.. THIS WAS AT THE WOODBOROUGH RD BRANCH ....

Vet Response

Dear Mrs Grice We were sorry to hear you were unhappy with the service you received, we take negative feedback very seriously. I understand that we have been in contact with you in response to your concerns, via letter. If you would like to talk in further detail please call us in the practice on 0115 960 9200 King regards, Mapperley Vets4Pets

1.8 Stars - 29-07-2019 - Really disappointing

I have been visiting this practise for some time now, and have contemplated moving somewhere else For a while. They are all about the money and not caring for the pets. I visited today 20 minutes before the practise closed, admittedly I did not have an appt, but I live close and could see my dog was distressed as he had snapped his claw and couldn’t walk. He was shaking quite badly when I entered the vets and was clearly not happy. I asked the receptionist if someone could just take a quick look and cut his claw, I was happy to wait obviously as I hadn’t booked. After waiting for several minutes I was advised that the vet would see us but as an out of office patient and the consultation would be £95 plus the cutting of the claw. This is not caring for pets, this is pure and simply money grabbing. The process would have taken a couple of minutes to relief the dog of the pain he was in. I called at another practise where I am not registered on my way home and they did it for nothing! Really disappointing, I will never visit Vets 4 Pets again due to this incident, all I wanted was some help!

Vet Response

We at Mapperley Vets4Pets take our client experience very seriously and are sorry to hear of your feelings at your most recent visit. If you would like to contact myself at the practice, I'd be very happy to discuss it further. Kind regards Kerry Hunt RVN A1 Head Nurse / Practice Manager

5 Stars - 28-07-2019 - Ruth

This was my first visit to this practice. The staff were really nice and made me feel very welcome. They took a real interest in my very young puppy and gave him a very thorough examination before he had his injections.

5 Stars - 26-07-2019 - Debbie

I have been with this vets since it opened (give or take a couple of years) I have always found them kind to my dogs and me. About 8 years ago One of my dogs had 2 broken legs and they sorted them out. Recently one of my dogs has been diagnosed with cancer and again they were terrific. He has had an operation and still has a long way to go. The receptionist remembers me and the vets know my oldest dog by name even though they are not seeing him 5 * to them all including the caring nurses.

5 Stars - 02-04-2019 - Andrea

We have always had good service from Vets for Pets Mapperley, but the care Buster got from them at the end and the support we got when we had to make the most difficult decision of all for him was wonderful. And then we had a handwritten condolence card; a very touching gesture. Thank you

3.4 Stars - 14-11-2018 - Kat

I found the vet rude, confrontational and abrasive. It made me uncomfortable. I will not be going back but will try another vets 4 pets elsewhere. I have always found vets to be really friendly and personable. It surprised me and made the whole thing unpleasant.

Vet Response

Hi, We are sorry that we have not met your expectations in this instance, we take our clients experience very seriously. If you would like to get in touch with me or Kerry, my Head Nurse/Practice Manager, at the practice we would be very happy to discuss this incident further. Kind Regards, Liz Stockham BVSc Cert SAS MRCVS, Vets4Pets Mapperley Practice Owner

5 Stars - 04-11-2018 - Karen

Erika and Emma were both first class with my nervous little cat Pebbles. Whilst waiting, they both demonstrated unbelievable compassion with others there & are a real credit to the practice.

5 Stars - 11-10-2018 - Tracey

My very nervous cat always gets 5 star treatment with the veterinarians, they are very accomadating ...with the complete care package there are no huge bill shocks. Fiona cooks is absolutely amazing in person and her job. Highly recommend booking in with her!

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