At the Applecross Veterinary Hospital we pride ourselves in providing our clients with modern and up to date veterinary care. We aim to provide our clients with a personalised service to meet their specific needs.
COVID-19 (human coronavirus)
Update 1.00 Thursday 26th March 2020
Due to our attempts to minimise unnecessary exposure we have modified our opening hours and will be closing at 5.00pm every weekday and noon on Saturdays.
Update 8.00am Wednesday 25th March 2020
We are still open with additional changes.
Our front door will be LOCKED and the waiting room is closed. If you have an appointment please telephone the clinic 9364 7666 so a nurse can check you in and when it is time for the consultation a staff member will come out to the carpark and call you in for the consult.
If you do not have an appointment please telephone the clinic 93647666 and speak to one of our staff who can assist you and make sure that it is an appropriate time for you to be entering the clinic. If you need medication or food we will request that you pay for it over the phone and we will bring it out to your car.
We thank you for your cooperation during these very difficult times.
Updated 6.00am Tuesday 24th March 2020
We are still open but with changes.
Please read below as we are taking measures to keep everyone safe.
PLEASE DO NOT ENTER THE BUILDING
If you have an appointment please telephone the clinic 9364 7666 so a nurse can check you in and when it is time for the consultation a staff member will come out to the car park and call you in for the consult.
If you do not have an appointment
DO NOT ENTER
Please telephone the clinic 93647666 and speak to one of our staff who can assist you and make sure that it is an appropriate time for you to be entering the clinic.
We would appreciate if paymenst were made by credit card and not cash.
We thank you for your cooperation during these difficult times.
Updated 12.00 Thursday 19th March 2020
Yes, we are still open!
As cases of Coronavirus have been confirmed in Western Australia, Applecross Veterinary Hospital is committed to providing and maintaining a working environment which minimises risks to the health of our staff members, clients and the greater community.
We strongly urge all clients to follow common sense hygiene principles prior to attending the clinic.
- If you have been exposed to COVID-19, are awaiting test results, waiting to be tested or are concerned that you are at risk of COVID-19 then please do not attend the clinic until you are clear. If appropriate then arrange for an unaffected person to bring in your pet. If this is not possible then please telephone us on 9364 7666 to make alternative arrangements.
- If you require repeat medication/food for your pet then please telephone prior so that we can organise a time for collection that minimises your exposure to other people.
- We have hand sanitiser available for clients and staff at reception and in the consultation rooms.
Post vaccination antibody response report
We have released our May 2019 update antibody testing results. Our accumulating data suggests that annual immunisations against distemper and parvovirus in adult dogs that have undergone appropriate puppy vaccinations is unjustified Please download the article here.