+64 3 687 4445
VetEnt Timaru
138 Hilton Highway, Timaru
Opening Hours
Mon - ­Fri: 8.00am - 5.00pm
Sat & Sun: Closed
24 Hour Emergency Service 

Timaru Vets: VetEnt Timaru

Innovative Vets in Timaru

Our Timaru vets work together with VetEnt Riverside in Ashburton to cover an area from Dunsandel in the north to the Waitaki River south of Waimate. VetEnt Timaru specialises in large animal veterinary medicine, predominately dairy, but include a significant sheep, beef and deer clientele as well.



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Farm services

Timaru has a wide range of large animal services. Our vets specialise in a number of areas and have a diverse range of expertise to provide the best service possible to you.  

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About VetEnt

Our nationwide vet NZ team share our people, ideas and knowledge between clinics to provide high-value services and impress our clients. Established in 1991, the VetEnt parent company now comprises a family of companies.

Farm services

 Areas of service and expertise with production animals include:


  • Dairy reproductive services including 35-day pregnancy testing, accurate aging of pregnancies, analysis of results, investigation and resolution of problems, routine non-cycler and synchronisation services
  • Nutrition advice. Create the optimal feeding model with integrated nutrition, ideal for farmers who spend a fortune on feed
  • Ability to identify and solve specific animal health problems through InfoVet, a software that measures on-farm production and disease incidence
  • Mastitis control including grade-busting whole-herd paddling, full analysis and reporting on solutions, treatment recommendations - reduce mastitis and cell counts with PureMilk
  • Cow lameness treatment and prevention including the use of our roll-over crush – our team of Timaru Vets enjoy being a member of the Healthy Hoof Programme
  • Preventative vaccination programmes for leptospirosis, bovine virus diarrhea (BVD), rotovirus, toxoplasmosis, campylobacter and yersiniosis
  • Faecal egg counting services including drench resistance monitoring
  • Deer services, including ET services, reproductive advice and pregnancy scanning plus TB testing
  • Velvetting services including supervision and training for certified velvetters
  • Advice on mineral supplementation programmes
  • Regular client information evenings and focus groups
  • Emergency 24-hour service




5 Reasons To Choose VetEnt

Local Vets

VetEnt clinics are operated by locals in tune with your local conditions. Our vets tailor their approach to the needs of your animals, your environment and your budget.

Nationwide Support

The combined purchasing power of the VetEnt group and over 25 clinics brings you product availability even in times of short supply.


Pop into your nearby clinic for science based pet food. Get helpful advice on worming, flea treatment and vaccination to keep your pet or herd in optimal condition

People Power

Our nationwide team of friendly, professional vets share knowledge between clinics, to bring you the latest in locally ­tested veterinary science

Responsive Service

We're there when you need it. Have peace of mind knowing vet services are only a phone call away, with emergency vets available around the clock


Great service, thank you. Always the same, friendly and welcoming.

Meet the Team


VetEnt Vets are not only great with animals; they’re great with people too! You’ll find our Vets with their sleeves rolled up, working alongside rural communities throughout New Zealand, listening, advising and supporting optimal animal health in both livestock and pets.

Make an Appointment

For emergencies or urgent appointments within the next 24 hours, please phone the clinic directly.
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VetEnt Timaru 
Ph +64 3 687 4903
Fax +64 3 688 7121
Clinic Coordinator: Judy MacDougall
138 Hilton Highway, Washdyke, Timaru, 7910

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