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Welcome to

       The Vet Station - 

We are a family run business who have started from scratch. As an independent veterinary practice with great effort, professional dedication and deep vocation. We have grown above all expectations thanks to the commitment, trust and loyalty of you, our valued clients and your pets. Without you, The Vet Station would not have been possible.

In the following pages we will tell you about our aims, our experience, our people and our range of treatments - that makes The Vet Station unique.

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Hours may differ over public holidays

Monday 9:30 am - 19:00 pm

Tuesday 9:30 am - 19:00 pm

Wednesday 9:30 am - 19:00 pm

Thursday 9:30 am - 19:00 pm

Friday 9:30 am - 19:00 pm

Saturday: 10:00 am. - 13:00 pm


Fernando Arigon

Head Veterinary Surgeon

Boy Cuddling with his Dog

What we can do for your pet

Our Touch


The Vet Station

7A Lower Gade Farm, 
Dagnall Road, 
Great Gaddesden, 
Hemel Hempstead, 

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Veterinary Practice

Our main hub is based in Hemel Hempstead. We provide services for equine and small animals including digital radiology, diagnostic or pregnancy ultrasound, orthopaedics, cruciate ligament surgery, joint surgery, castrations and bitch spay, dentistry, hospitalisation, monitored critical care, microchipping, vaccinations, nutritional advice and many more.

Our Veterinary Branch

Since founding the Vet Station in 2018 the practice has experienced great success and by popular demand. We have opened a branch in Millbrook, Bedfordshire. Veterinary diagnostic laboratories are available for all animals at all of our sites. We offer a range of services from vaccinations and microchipping to surgical procedures and dentals for small animals.


 Equine Services

We ensure the best veterinary services and advice for your horse.  We provide thorough lameness examinations, colic treatment, minor surgeries, passports and  along with much more - Unfortunately we are not taking on any new equine clients. Please enquire and you can be put on a waiting list.

Small animals

We provide services for all small animals. Please see location options for preferred site. Our mobile service enables us to travel around Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire.

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Brachycephalic Breeds

We are trained experts in bulldog healthcare and well-being. The Vet Station are able to provide services for soft palate surgeries, cherry eyes, entropions, cesareans, health checks and the most common issues encountered in bulldog breeds.

Contact us


Landline: 01442 842211

Mobile: 07484 226191

Emergency Out of Hours Small Animal: 01296 423666

Emergency Out Of Hours Equine: 01525 222099

Lower Gade Farm, Dagnall Road, Great Gaddesden, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 3BP

01442 842211 / 07484 226191