Real People

As science and technology continue to advance at a rapid rate we would like to reassure you that above all, people are our focus. These people include our clients, our staff and colleagues and our suppliers. We are always available to talk with you, our advice is free and our ability to deliver cutting edge veterinary science is explained in plain, easy to understand language. We have been and will always be a people business.

Real Animal Health

Access to animal health information has never been greater than it is today. Not only can you find a wealth of information on the internet but most businesses in the farm environment now offer advice and plans on everything from animal health management to nutrition. At VE Vets, “Real Animal Health” means just that. No nonsense, no hidden alliances with drug companies, no bull. Just the best and most effective health care we can offer you and your stock.

Our Owners and Directors

V.E. Vets is owned and operated by its five directors. Our directors are in the frontlines of our large animal and small animal health teams. You can have confidence that the decisions made by our directors are done so with a thorough understanding of how our clients will be impacted.

Directors of V.E. Vets

Why choose us for your farm?

Over 30 years servicing Waipa and north King Country farms.

Our vets average over 20 years experience between them.

We offer our clients the best advice, health programmes and ethical products on the market plus access to an extensive range of bulk farm merchandise from fertiliser to shed sanitisers.

Our main clinic is conveniently located in Te Awamutu and we have a large animal branch in Otorohanga next to Subway. You are always welcome to come in for a chat.

24/7 service from our veterinary team.

Why choose us for your pet?

Experienced patient-focused veterinary care for your pet.

Fully qualified nurses and knowledgeable support staff to compliment our full range of services.

Convenient location, plenty of parking and a great range of pet foods and products.

Vaccination and Wellness programmes, newsletters and pet health information.

On site dog grooming and puppy preschool classes.

Employment and Students

V.E. Vets can offer employment opportunities for veterinarians, veterinary nurses, technical staff, administrative, reception and sales staff. Our business is a growing one and while we may not have an opportunity at the time of application we are always on the lookout for great people.

If you are interested in a position with V.E. Vets please forward a CV to our Administrator, V.E. Veterinary Services Ltd, 442 Sloane Street, Te Awamutu or email

Veterinary Students

We welcome vet students to spend time at our practice. Priority is given to veterinary students from Massey University in their last years of study. If you would like to see practice with us please contact Jess via email or call the clinic.

Veterinary Nurses

If you are studying or would like to know more about becoming a vet nurse we are usually able to arrange for you to see practice with us. Please contact Jess at the clinic or via email Please note that priority is given to nursing students already in study.

Vet Students