Call us at 012 653 4474/2
Pet Emergencies: Call us right away at 082 551 1966
Bakenkop Animal Hospital is a private, small animal hospital with extensive diagnostic, surgery and consulting facilities. We also have an animal pharmacy for dispensing medication and an on – site and on – line Vet Shop.
- We are the only Veterinary Practice in Centurion that monitor our patients 24 hours a day by qualified Vet Nurses.
- We offer a 24hour emergency service. Call us on 082 551 1966 to speak to our emergency staff.
- We have a Specialist Physician, Dr Mirinda van Schoor, with many years of experience as part of our team.
- Dr Kristina Lutz with her Honours degree in Surgery and 19 years of experience leads our surgery team.
- Dr Bruce Nevill, a very experienced and Specialist Surgeon, that recently resigned from Onderstepoort, performs all our complex orthopaedic surgeries.
- One of our highest goals at Bakenkop Animal Clinic is to keep our patients as pain free as possible.
- We are one of a very few veterinary practices in South Africa who employs fully qualified veterinary nurses. Our nurses ensure that our patients are under constant supervision. All our theatre patients are fully monitored before, during and after surgery.
- We have a fully equipped lab on the premises that enables us to give comprehensive blood results within 10 – 30 minutes.
- We use the best quality infusion pumps (the same as in human hospitals) to ensure that every patient receives the correct intravenous fluid therapy. Fluid therapy at an uncontrolled rate can be potentially life threatening.
- We are one of a few veterinary hospitals in South Africa that has separate wards for dogs, cats and an isolation ward for contagious diseases.
- We offer FREE primary healthcare assessments by our veterinary nurses. Phone for an appointment 012 653 4474/2
- We offer Kitten and Puppy Healthcare packages at a reduced fee.
- We offer Senior Pet Wellness Screening at a discounted price.
- We have a successful weight loss clinic run by Sister Cindy, which produced 2 South African winners in the last few years, two pets in the top 5 in 2016 and 3 pets in the top 5 of the Hills Pet Slimmer competition in 2015. Our vets and nurses have appeared on various television programs. [Kwela and Espresso]
- We offer Rehabilitation and Fitness to our overweight patients and patients suffering from arthritis.
- We prepared videos to assist you with treatment procedures such as “how to clean my dogs ears”, “how to brush my dogs teeth”,and many more.
- Our staff understands the importance of the human animal bond and that our patients are not just pets, but family members. We honour this relationship and promise to always be honest and open to ensure the best well-being of your beloved pet.