Services

Snowy River Vet Clinic in Orbost provides high quality, compassionate care for pets, farm animals and wildlife in the East Gippsland area. Our team of knowledgable and caring vets and vet nurses is always here to help. A vet is always on call for emergencies day or night. To reach the duty vet, ring the main clinic number: 03 5154 2387.

Small animal services include:

  • General health and pet management consultations for all species including dogs, cats, rabbits, birds, guinea pigs, ferrets and reptiles.
  • Intensive care and hospitalisation.
  • In house laboratory facilities, and daily external pathology services.
  • Radiography (X ray) with digital imaging technology.
  • Ultrasound.
  • Fully equipped small animal surgical theatre.
  • Preventative dental program.
  • Veterinary acupuncture
  • Physical rehabilitation program
  • Emergency services

Large animal services include:

  • Herd fertility advice.
  • Bull testing.
  • Australian Cattle Vets Association Accredited manual pregnancy diagnosis.
  • Ultrasound pregnancy diagnosis of cows.
  • Mastitis investigation - Countdown Down Under Accredited.
  • Nutrition advice.
  • General disease investigation.
  • Assisting a range of livestock including: cattle, sheep, goats, pigs and alpacas.

Horse Services Include:

  • Equine dental
  • Equine annual health check
  • Hendra vaccination
  • Veterinary acupuncture
  • Horse faecal egg count and tailored worm control programmes
  • Emergency services

Veterinary Acupuncture:

  • Can be used to treat all species of animals!
  • Can treat a wide range of conditions to get the best quality of life for your pet!
  • Can be used in combination with conventional treatments and technologies to get the best from both worlds for your animals!

Wildlife Services Include:

  • Emergency treatment for injured or sick wildlife
  • Ongoing care for injured or sick wildlife rehabilitating with our dedicated wildlife carers

Communities serviced:

Snowy River Vet Clinic’s passionate team of vet nurses and vets service a large area of East Gippsland. Cherished family pets travel from as far away as Bairnsdale and Eden in New South Wales to receive compassionate treatment and care. For animals unable to come to the hospital, and for livestock work, our knowledgeable vets travel far afield to assist clients, including:

  • Mallacoota
  • Genoa
  • Cann River
  • Club Terrace
  • Bemm River
  • Cape Conran
  • Marlo
  • Orbost
  • Jarrahmond
  • Newmerella
  • Simpson’s Creek
  • Tostaree
  • Waiwera
  • Waygara
  • Nowa Nowa
  • Lakes Entrance
  • Buchan
  • Bruthen
  • Omeo
  • Ensay
  • Swift’s Creek
  • Wulgulmerang
  • Black Mountain
  • Goongerah
  • Bonang

If you need a Vet and want to experience the service provided by our team of caring Vets and Vet Nurses, don’t hesitate to give us a call on 03 5154 2387.