First Opinion Cases

At Capontree vets our team of receptionists, nurses and vets are available and happy to answer any quires no matter how trivial or serious you may think it is.

We have purpose built premises with a full range of modern equipment and facilities to ensure a complete and though investigation or procedures can be performed efficiently and professionally.

We have dedicated consultation periods and consulting rooms. This ensures we can see you in private at a mutually convenient time.


Written prescriptions are available from this practice.

You may obtain relevant veterinary medicinal products from us OR ask for a prescription and obtain these medicines from another veterinary surgeon or pharmacy.

Your veterinary surgeon may prescribe relevant veterinary medicinal products only following a clinical assessment of an animal under his/her care. A prescription may not be appropriate if your animal is an in-patient or if immediate treatment is necessary.

You will be informed on request of the price of any medicine that may be prescribed for your animal.

The general policy of this practice is to re-assess an animal requiring repeat prescriptions for supplies of relevant veterinary medicinal products every 6 (six) months, but this may vary with individual circumstances.

Medication or a prescription for a chronic condition will generally be issued on a monthly basis, unless otherwise decided by the case veterinary surgeon.


The standard charge for re-examination is £21.90

The standard charge for issuing a prescription to be filled elsewhere is £15.00


Further information on the price of medicines is available on request