Entries by msimmonds


On Friday 22nd January our telephones are being switched over and our usual numbers (01509 812446 for Small Animal and 01509 812445 for Equine) will not be available from 20:00 (8pm) until approximately midnight. For Emergencies during this period please note the numbers to call: SMALL ANIMAL 07377 403654 EQUINE 07884 656096 PLEASE DO NOT […]

Vacancy – Equine Internship

Commencing July 2020 This is a 12-month position. The internship is primarily hospital based, but there may be a small amount of ambulatory work. At the end of this internship we would anticipate that the individual will have developed a wide range of competencies including lameness investigation, anaesthesia, reproductive work, diagnostic imaging and management of […]

Vacancy Small Animal RVN

Due to continued expansion, we are looking for an experienced RVN (or 2nd 3rd yr student) to join our ever-growing small animal and exotic team. You must be enthusiastic and show initiative within the role. An interest in exotics, experience is not necessary as full training will be provided. Chine House is a fast paced […]

Physiotherapy coming to Chine House in January 2021

PHYSIOTHERAPY COMING TO CHINE HOUSE FROM FRIDAY 22nd JANUARY 2021. (More details will follow advising how you can book appointments with Maxine) We are now delighted to be able to offer our clients bespoke physiotherapy programs for their dogs and small animals from Hunts Hill Physio. Hunts Hill Physio is owned and run by Maxine […]

Corona Virus Update for Equine Clients 28 July 2020

As the government lockdown restrictions are gradually being lifted, our ways of working at Chine House are changing with them. We are nearly back up to our full staffing levels and the services offered have many less restrictions. Vettings can now take place at clients’ premises/dealers’ yards as well as at the hospital and we […]


  14th May 2020 We hope that you and your families are all fit and well. In light of the new government announcement, we will be making changes to our working practices beginning on Monday 18th May. Of course these changes can only take place as long as we all continue to stick to social […]


Unfortunately due to increasing number of Insurance Companies ceasing to accept direct claims from us we can no longer continue to offer this service for the time being.   Therefore if you are insured you will need to pay in full for your animals treatment and then claim the money yourself from your insurance company. […]

Covid-19 – Important Information for Clients

If you have an appointment with a vet please come to the hospital. On arrival please park in one of the numbered bays in the main car park then you MUST call reception (01509 812446). Give the receptionist your name, your pets name and the bay number. DO NOT ENTER THE HOSPITAL UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. […]


Small Animal and Exotics: If you or any family member have any symptoms of Covid-19 (persistent cough or fever), have visited a high risk country (as published on gov.uk) or are self-isolating, please do not come into the hospital. If your animal is in need or urgent veterinary care please arrange for someone else to bring […]