Due to COVID-19, this practice is physically open for urgent and emergency cases. All other assistance will be provided via telephone advice or video consultation, where available. To access this service please call us. Click here for further information.

vet in Tamworth Atherstone
Riversmeet Vets dog and cat

Tamworth 01827 63841
Atherstone 01827 720720

Welcome to Riversmeet Vet Centre: Vets in Tamworth and Atherstone

We are the largest local vet practice with two locations, Tamworth and Atherstone. There are nine veterinary surgeons and thirteen nurses to provide the best clinical care for your pet. We have more staff with advanced qualifications, great prices and provide more state-of-the-art services than any other local vet practice.

We have particular experience in orthopaedic surgery (bone, joint and spinal surgery), soft tissue surgery, eye problems (ophthalmology), heart problems (cardiology), skin problems (dermatology), arthritis management and cancer treatment.

Riversmeet Vets offers many advanced surgical procedures both to our clients and to other veterinary surgeons by referral. These include spinal surgery, fracture repair, joint surgery, laparoscopic keyhole surgery (including spays), arthroscopy and canine total hip replacement.

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Opening hours

Tamworth: (open 7 days a week) Mon-Fri 8.30am-7pm; Sat 8.30am-5pm; Sun and bank holidays 10am-4pm.
Atherstone: Mon-Fri 8.30am-7pm; Sat 10am-12pm. Sun and bank holidays closed.

Both our surgeries are closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.

Consulting hours

Tamworth: Mon-Fri 9-11am, 2-7pm; Sat 8.30-11.30am, 2-4pm; Sun and bank holidays 10am-12pm, 2-3.30pm.
Atherstone: Mon-Fri 8.45-10.30am, 2-3.30pm, 5-7pm; Sat 10am-12pm. Sun and bank holidays closed.

All consultations by appointment

The practice

Both locations are RCVS (Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons) accredited small animal practices. The Tamworth surgery is also a registered Veterinary Nurse Training Practice.

Riversmeet Veterinary Centre has been established for over 100 years.

We offer the choice of nine full time experienced veterinary surgeons who working together provide a wide range of veterinary skills to care for your pet. See our services page for more information. Each member of the team has their own area of special interest allowing us to provide a high standard of clinical care for our clients. Many of our vets are studying for or have achieved advanced veterinary qualifications. See our staff page for more information.

Emergency service

Riversmeet Veterinary Centre provides its own emergency service for clients outside our normal opening hours between 8.30am and 11pm seven days a week (excluding Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day). In an emergency during these hours you and your pet will be seen by one of the veterinary surgeons at the surgery in Tamworth. Between the hours of 11pm and 8.30am (plus Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day) emergency cover is provided by the Willows Emergency Out of Hours Service, Highlands Road, Solihull, West Midlands. B90 4NH.

In an emergency at any time please telephone either surgery.

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Contact details

Riversmeet Veterinary Centre is a trading name of Linnaeus Veterinary Limited.

Registered Office Address:
Linnaeus Veterinary Limited, Friars Gate, 1011 Stratford Road, Solihull, B90 4BN

VAT Number: 195 092 877

Company Number: 10790375

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