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Clinic News

Positions Vacant

1st January 2024
We have the following positions currently open: Full or Parttime experienced small animal and/or mixed Vet - 1 or 2 positions Please submit your resume, attention Fiona Le Surf. Contact Us Contact the clinic directly on 02 6772 1686 ... read more

Easter 2022

10th April 2022
The team at North Hill Vet would like to wish you a Happy Easter. We will be closed over the break: Good Friday 15th Easter Saturday 16th Easter Sunday 17th Easter Monday 18th We are on Duty this weekend so please phone 6772 1686, you will be directed to the Teletriage nurses for advice an ... read more

Armidale After Hours Vet Changes

6th April 2022
An exciting change is coming to our after hours service! In order to protect our wonderful vets' mental and physical health our after hours phone will now be answered by highly trained and experienced triage nurses. They will be able to assist you with any non-emergency queries and will contact the ... read more

Apiam Animal Health Acquisition

1st March 2022
We have been servicing the Armidale and New England regions since 2004 and remain a trusted and respected provider for veterinary services to our local community. The practice has grown from a sole charge clinic to one now employing 6 vets and the only clinic in the area able to provide animal care ... read more

Covid-19 Update

3rd September 2021
3rd September 2021 With the new positive COVID19 Case in Armidale,  we are still OPEN and operational but will be doing CONTACTLESS consults and pet drop off via the REAR door.  Please stay in your car when you arrive to the car park and call us on 6772 1686 or 0407510309. If you are un ... read more

Practice Update - Winter 2021

20th May 2021
As the unpredictability of 2020 has settled into a more normal 2021, the clinic has remained busier than ever. In order to meet our client’s needs we extend a warm welcome to three new staff members. Amelia Fryer is a vet who joined us in early March. A 2019 Sydney Uni grad from a beef farm i ... read more

Latest Diagnostic Equipment

22nd September 2020
We have the right equipment on site to enable more animals to enjoy a healthy life through accurate diagnosis.   Allowing in-house diagnosis of various diseases such as kidney disease, thrombosis, inflammatory diseases, endocrine disorders, and infectious disease.   G ... read more

Practice Update Spring 2020

21st September 2020
The past few weeks has seen us undertake some internal clinic renovations. Our thanks go out to Brad Farrell for his painting expertise and the ability to work around our unpredictable work schedules. Bit by bit we’ve said farewell to the crazy colours of the 80’s, and welcomed a more uniform, ... read more

Delivery Van

28th August 2020
North Hill Vet now offers a delivery service in Armidale. We can do contactless pickup and dropoff of your Pet for their consult at our clinic. We are also delivering Medicine and Food. Some charges do apply, please speak to our staff to discuss your options. ... read more

Practice Update Autumn 2020

25th May 2020
Well, where to start? Drought, fires, Covid-19 and a Parvo outbreak. We sure are living the dream here at North Hill Vet Clinic. Like everyone, Coronavirus and lockdown threw us some curveballs. Deemed an essential service, we are committed to providing ongoing care to your animals, albeit in sligh ... read more

Selling or giving away a cat or dog? The rules have changed in NSW

1st May 2019
From 1 July 2019, people advertising kittens, cats, puppies or dogs for sale or to give away in NSW will need to include an identification number in advertisements.  The identification number can be either: a microchip number a breeder identification number, OR a rehoming organisation number ... read more

Feeding livestock in drought. What you should know.

4th March 2019
As the drought continues and decent rainfall remains a distant memory, there is much to keep in mind when considering buying in feed for your animals. Weigh up the prices of grain, fodder and the water available. When these costs are looking daunting, consider if the stock should be sold, to ens ... read more

New Ute

7th February 2019
This is our new Vet to you vehicle. It is essentially a large animal ambulance. Equipped for preg testing, horse calls, sick or injured stock. We use the latest technology and up to date equipment to ensure quick and reliable service for you. ... read more

Buy a Bale

5th July 2018
As a practice that treats animals large and small, we are acutely aware of the problems facing our farmers and others struggling to feed livestock at the present time. For this reason we have made a clinic donation of 5 large bales to the Buy a Bale cause, and are encouraging our clients to contrib ... read more

Separate Dog and Cat Wards

29th March 2018
When your pet has to be hospitalised, whether it is for a day or for a week, it is very important that they are as calm and relaxed as possible.   We have two main wards for our animal friends. A Dog ward and Cat ward. Each ward is completely separate from the other.   Cats ... read more

New Tonometer

7th February 2018
Here at North Hill Vet we regularly update our equipment in order to offer the best standard of diagnostics and treatments for our animal patients. Our latest addition is an iCare Tonovet Plus tonometer which is a tool to measure the pressure inside the eyeball. If you’ve ever seen an ophthalmolo ... read more

New Ultrasound Equipment

27th October 2017
At North Hill Vet Clinic, Armidale we are always upgrading. From our staff training, to the latest equipment. Here you can see Fiona and Hannah using our new ultrasound. Made by Esaote, one of the world’s leading producers of medical diagnostic systems and internationally acknowledged to be the ... read more

Now Hiring - Receptionist

30th June 2017
We are a thriving Vet Clinic located in the heart of the New England – Armidale NSW. We are in need of a part time receptionist. It would be a minimum 2-3 days a week but flexible options for more. Hours would be 8.30am - 5.30pm. We want someone with people skills / willingness to use a comput ... read more

The roles of a Vet Nurse

17th May 2017
Lucy, Jess, and Zoe are the veterinary Nurses at North Hill Vet Clinic. Vet Nursing is a highly skilled and varied profession. Many people are unaware of the full role of a Vet Nurse as they mainly only see them at the counter or speak with the on the phone. Vet nurses are knowledgeable on a wide ... read more

Now Hiring - Vet

5th January 2017
We are a thriving mixed practice located in the heart of the New England – Armidale NSW. This practice has grown from its sole Vet origins, because of a dedication to detail, a high level of veterinary care, terrific staff, and a continuing personal connection and rapport with clients. We presen ... read more