Paws for thought

The latest news and thoughts from Hadrian Vets.

Price List update

We are currently updating our website with new informationplease contact us if you have any questions.

Free Pet Creche

For clients attending appointments*, from over 5 miles away, we are happy to look after your pet for up to 4 hours.

So you can be reassured you pet is safe and not left in your car, whilst you make the most of your visit to Hexham.

*Please let us know that you will be using our creche facility in advance of your appointment.

Pet Plan Veterinary Awards

Hadrian Vets are proud to have been nominated for Practice of the Year 2014. Winners are to be announced in April 2014.

Dog Wormers

Even healthy looking animals can carry worms, it’s important to worm pets regularly, a minimum of every 3 months.


  • Tablets: can be given whole or ground up, hidden in a treat (chicken or cheese)
  • Worm all your dogs at the same time
  • Make a note on your calendar - don’t forget
  • Store safely away from children and animals
  • Wash your hands after using
  • Follow the instructions - ask your vet if unsure.

You can now find Hadrian Vets on:

The Good Vet Guide

We offer animal acupuncture as part of our holistic approach to treating animals

Used, in conjunction with other treatments, mainly for functional problems such as those involving, pain, non-infectious inflammation and some forms of paralysis. For small animals, acupuncture is used for treating arthritis, hip dysplasia, asthma, diarrhea, some skin conditions, back pain chronic, lung problems, chronic diarrhoea and incontinence.

For more information please see our acupuncture page or ask to speak to our specialist vet Eric Nelson MRCVS, Dip Vet Acupuncture (IVAS)

Eric Nelson marks 45 years

Eric Nelson, owner of Hadrian Vets, marks 45 years... read more

Cat and Dog Neutering Subsidies

Cats Protection Vouchers

You can qualify for support if you are the owner of the cat that is to be neutered and are one of the following:

  • A full-time student.
  • On a pension.
  • On a means-tested benefit.
  • On a low wage.

Read more

Dogs Trust

Subsidised neutering is available from Dogs Trust for people on means-tested benefits within certain areas.

Read more

Welcome to Hadrian Vets in Hexham, we understand that pets are an important part of your family. We aim to give the very best veterinary care available, providing exceptional clinical standards in a friendly, caring way.

Our practice is available to all in the Tyne Valley area including Hexham, Corbridge, Stocksfield, Prudhoe, Haydon Bridge, Haltwhistle, Bellingham, Acomb, Allendale and Otterburn.

  • 15 minute consults as standard
  • Ample Free Parking
  • Highly recommended by our clients
  • Hadrian Vets Friendly, family run business
  • Acupuncture and Homeopathy Clinics
  • Hadrian Vets Hexham's longest established veterinary practice