Dear Pet Owner,

Welcome to Shepherds the Vets and thank you for choosing us to care for your pet.

As an independent, vet owned, vet run, small animal practice including a full veterinary hospital, we offer a full and extensive clinical care, giving you around the clock peace of mind.

We are proud to be an independent practice covering Port Talbot, Bridgend, Pontyclun and Porthcawl. We have been providing quality veterinary care for your pets for over 50 years.

All our practices are accredited with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons including our Bridgend hospital. We continue to invest in our team, equipment and premises to ensure we offer outstanding standards of small animal care including diagnostic and treatment facilities.

Our fully qualified team of Veterinary and Nursing staff offer the highest level of medical, surgical and diagnostic skills using state-of-the-art equipment. Our facilities include digital x-ray, ultrasound, on-site blood testing machines, ECG, laser therapy, and multiple dedicated operating theatres. We provide our own in-house emergency service and there we are able to meet your veterinary needs 24 hours a day in our purpose-built hospital in Bridgend. You can be assured that your pet will always receive top quality healthcare and attention.

Should you need any further information or require any veterinary advice please do not hesitate to contact a member of staff.

We look forward to seeing you and your pet on your first visit.



To register with our practice please click your local branch below.

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"Everything was excellent from start to finish. The place looked clean and nice and all the staff were kind to both me and my pet, Brenin who was in pain. The love of animals by the staff was obvious. I really appreciate everything....."
"The whole team have been marvellous and constantly kept me updates about my dog who stayed in the vets for 48 hrs. They have been excellent in every way x"
"Great and caring staff, excellent premises"
"Nice place friendly staff and even my grumpy cat likes it."
"Always friendly staff and explain everything to you and my dog always feels relaxed there"
"All the team at Shepherds did a fantastic job looking after our dog, who was an inpatient for 9 days. They were all so caring and he even looks forward to going back to see them for his ongoing care"
"From reception through to treatment the service was faultless. Excellent facilities from parking, waiting area and treatment rooms"
"When time were sad they were there when we need them. Amazing team and I would recommend this vets to anyone and everyone"
"It was our first visit as recently moved to the area and I'm happy to say we have found the vets to look after our animal family member"
"So so helpful and always make you feel welcome and caring about your pet. Highly recommend them if you ever have problems with your dog cat rabbit etc etc"
"I have to say a big thank you to all that looked after my Molly all staff are friendly and everything is explained to you and you can genuinely see that they love animals. Highly recommend Shepherds Veterinary"
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Opening Hours

Please click on the links below to see the opening hours for or to telephone each branch ...

Bridgend Port Talbot Pontyclun Porthcawl
In An Emergency

We provide 24 hours 7 days a week emergency service. If you have an emergency please call us on 01656 653918 to speak to our emergency out of hours team.

01656 653918

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