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657 Canterbury Road,
Vermont Vic 3133
T 03 9873 1113
F 03 9873 1134

clinic hours

Mon - Fri 9am - 7pm
Sat 9am - 1pm


Outside Clinic Hours
03 9803 8122
Animal Emergency Centre


Pet Adoption

The Blue Cross Animal Shelter
26 Homestead Road, Wonga Park, 3115
Phone: (03) 9722-1265
A small no-kill animal shelter that offers pet adoptions, primarily dogs & cats but also goats and birds. The Blue Cross is reliant on volunteers & donations to operate.

The Victorian Animal Aid Trust
35 Killara Road, Coldstream, 3770
Phone: (03) 9739-0300

A welfare organisation supported by professional staff and volunteers. Coldstream offers pet adoption, pet fostering, boarding kennels and a cattery.

3 Burwood Highway, Burwood East, 3151
Phone: (03) 9224 2222

The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals was established in 1871 in Melbourne. They offer animal adoption for all creatures great and small as well as pet fostering. They also offer kennels & a cattery for boarding facilities.

ABBA kennels & Cattery

39/61 Ordish Road Dandenong
Phone: 9768 2214

AAPS (Keysborough Animal Shelter)
Now at 1/123 Bangholme Rd,
Dandenong South
Phone: 9798 8044

The Australian Animal Protection Society offers dog and cat adoption as well as pet fostering. They have a great variety of pets needing loving new homes and a fantastic website with profile pictures and background information on all the pets up for adoption.


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Emergency Care / After Hours Care

Animal Emergency Centre

Animal Emergency Centre
37 Blackburn Road, Mount Waverley, Vic, 3149.
Phone: 03 9803 8122
The Animal Emergency Centres (AECs) provide premier after hours vet care to sick and injured pets with vet hospitals located in Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane and the Gold Coast. Our purpose is to save pets lives using the highest standards of emergency and critical care medicine and surgery, delivered professionally and compassionately.

Pet Emergency & Specialist Centre
1103 Dandenong Road, Malvern East.
Phone: (03) 9569 3677
The Pet Emergency & Specialist Centre provides 24 hour emergency care and is a brand new state of the art facility, recently opened in 2009. The centre offers an internal medicine specialist along with a surgical specialist on site.

Either facility will provide specialist emergency care for your pet in the unfortunate event when it is required, and liaise with the veterinary surgeons at Vermont Value Vet the following morning to update us on the treatment provided. Depending on how stable your pet is the following morning, you will be offered the opportunity to transfer your pet back to us for on-going care.

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Parasite Control

Proheart SR-12 - Heartworm Prevention
Proheart SR-12 is a injection that prevents heartworm, which lasts a full 12 months in adult dogs. Vermont Value Vet recommends this for your dog's heartworm protection needs. Please contact the surgery for more information.


Whether your dog is big or small, Simparica will protect them against harmful fleas, tick, mange and mites. Simparica has proven protection for 35 days so if you’re a few days late, your dog is still covered. Simparica is available in 3 packs (3-month supply) and 6 packs (6-month supply).

Revolution is used for the prevention of fleas, mites, heartworm & some intestinal worms in both dogs and cats. It is a spot-on treatment, applied to the back of the neck. Revolution can also be used on more exotic pets such as rabbits, guinea pigs and rats (see your veterinarian if required).

Sentinel Spectrum
Sentinel Spectrum is a once monthly flavoured chew that prevents fleas, intestinal worms and heartworm in dogs.

Interceptor Spectrum
Interceptor Spectrum is a once monthly flavoured chew that prevents intestinal worms and heartworm in dogs.

Popantel Intestinal Wormer
Popantel is an intestinal worming tablet for the control of roundworm, hookworm, whipworm and tapeworm in dogs.

Milbemax Intestinal Wormer
Milbemax is a complete intestinal worming treatment in the form of a tablet. We use this worming tablet for cats at Vermont Value Vet.

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Pet Diets

Royal Canin

Royal Canin
Phone: 1300 657 021
Royal Canin is a global leader in pet health nutrition. In an industry that continues to adapt to popular trends, our mission remains the same: Observing them, learning from them, respecting them and recognising their differences is quite literally our life’s work. 

Hill's Science Diet and Prescription Diets
Phone: 1800 679 932
For useful information on diet and nutrition for dogs and cats, Hills Science Diet and Prescription Diet products, dog and cat care, and new "Petfit" - veterinary supported pet weight loss program.


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Boarding Kennels / Catteries

Homestead Boarding Kennels and Cattery
12 Homestead Road
Wonga Park, 3115
Phone: 9722 1202

Cottage Kennels and Cattery
248 Yan Yean Road
Plenty, 3090
Phone: 9436 1531

Catnap Cattery
2/44 Rushdale St
Knoxfield, 3180
Phone: 9753 2933

Top Dog Minders
All Suburbs
Phone: 1800 867 364

Dogs Country Club & Kennel Resort
15 Sumner Road
Baxter, Vic. 3911

Phone: 03 5971 1127


Cooinda Cat Resort
65 Barretts Road
Langwarrin Sourth, Vic.
Phone: 03 5971 1395



Lyndon Park Boarding Kennels
77 Tills Drive, Warrandyte VIC 3113
(03) 9844 3292


Lyndon Park Grange
161 Monbulk-Seville Road, Silvan VIC 3795
(03) 9737 9530



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Microchips / Registrations

Central Animal Records
22 Fiveways Boulevard
Keysborough, 3173
Phone: 9706 3187
A useful website for owners of microchipped pets - contact details can be changed as required and lost pets can be registered via the site.

Maroondah City Council - Animal Registration
PO Box 156
Ringwood, 3134
Phone: 1300 88 22 33
This site gives information on requirements for registration of your pet through Maroondah City Council and has a registration form available for you to download.

Whitehorse City Council - Animal Registration
379-397 Whitehorse Road
Nunawading, 3131
Phone: 9262 6333
This site gives information on requirements for registration of your pet through Whitehorse City Council and has a registration form available for you to download.


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Obedience Training

Maroondah Dog Training
1. Maroondah Secondary College
Brentnall Rd, Croydon
2. Blackburn High School
Springfield Rd, Blackburn
Phone: 9876 6147 or 9876 3674

Upper Yarra Dog Training School
26 Railway Road
Phone: 5964 4756 or 0407 046 865

Eastern Suburbs Obedience Dog Club
Simpsons Park
Cochrane Street
Mitcham, 3132
Phone: 9874 1432 or 9877 1528

Croydon and District Dog Obedience Club
Silcock Reserve
William Road
Croydon, 3136
Phone: 9723 7194 or 9725 4909

In Home Dog Training
Phone: 9762 0900

Boroondara Dog Training
Hays Paddock/Kilby Reserve
East Kew
Phone: 9876 3361 or 0413 230 104


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Pet Friendly Accommodation


A three-bedroom beach cottage on the Rye Blairgowrie border with solar heated swimming pool and spa seven hundred metres from the beach.
The property is fully fenced and pets are most welcome.



Pet Plan - Insurance for Pets
An increasing number of clients at Vermont Value Vet are taking the opportunity to insure their pet's health. The benefits are assurance that fees will be covered in the unfortunate event of your pet being ill or injured. It also means you are able to choose the best treatment options for your pet when required. We recommend Pet Plan insurance. Please contact the surgery if you require more information or are interested.

Phone: 1300 888 633
A useful service for those needing to transport their pet but with no car available. Petcabs transports pets and their owners to and from the vets, the airport, kennels etc.

Dogs Victoria
A website with helpful information regarding dog breeds, breeders and caring for your dog.


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