Welcome to Trafford Vets
Call us on 0161 747 9002

pet health plan

Urmston Branch

We are a traditional style very caring vets with a modern outlook on animal welfare, providing the latest medical and surgical techniques.

  • In house lab and x-ray machine
  • Routine blood results within 20-30 mins
  • Ultra sound scanner
  • Nurse clinics, inc’ weight, flea and worm checks
  • Vaccinations, neutering and micro chipping
  • Fully computerised
  • Approved veterinary nurse training practice (TP)
  • 24 hr emergency cover (Cheadle A&E Vets)

Please call 0161 747 9002 for the Urmston branch.

Carrington Branch

Kate, Ruth and Kathy will be available over both practices so please ask at time of booking appointments for availability.

  • Private spacious car park at the front
  • Separate cat and dog wards
  • Separate dog and cat waiting areas
  • Disabled accessed ramp
  • Dental Xray suite
  • All on one floor/ground level

For appointments please call 0161 776 0686

MEET THE TEAM

Kate

Veterinary Surgeon (BVMS MRCVS)

I graduated from Glasgow a long time ago in 1995. I started working at the RSPCA then moved to Private Practice in 1997. I have worked at Trafford Vets since 2002. I have a cat and horse along with 3 adult kids. I enjoy walking, keeping fit and socialising with friends.

Ruth

Veterinary Surgeon (MA VETMB MRCVS)

I graduated from Cambridge 19 years ago. Although I live in Crosby I have taken to commute for 7 years as I love the team so much. At home my two children spend lots of time with our two rescue Cavalier King Charles Spaniels and our fifth hamster called "Marmite". All our family love spending time in the kitchen and Marmite's favourite food is kale!

Kathy

Veterinary Surgeon (RCVS)

I graduated from Bristol uni in 2002 and went straight into small animal practice. After taking a year out to travel the world my husband and I moved to Manchester and I’ve spent the last 11 years working in the area.
I have a keen interest in Feline Medicine and have a lovely cat called Charlie. I don’t get a lot of spare time due to having two young boys, but when I do get time to myself I like to read and spend time outdoors.

Helen G

Veterinary Nurse (RVN)

I have locumed at Trafford Vets for many years and became a permanent member of the team in 2017.

Steph

Senior Veterinary Nurse (RVN)

I graduated from Chester University with a degree in Animal Behaviour and went on to do Vet Nurse Diploma, graduated in 2014 as a qualified veterinary nurse. I have an Aghan hound called Dana and part shares in the family dogs, Darcey and Lola the bichon frise. In my spare time I like to walk Dana, travel, computer gaming with husband, see friends. I am currently studying for veterinary emergency and critical care course due to complete in 2021.

Melanie

Veterinary Nurse (RVN)

I started as a volunteer in 2015 and went on to do my animal nursing assistant and then vet nursing courses, qualifying as an RVN in 2019. I am married with 2 children and have 2 Labradors, Zola and Marlo

Siobhan

Veterinary Nurse (RVN)

I'm Siobhan. I've been with Trafford vets since 2017 as a student and qualified as a registered veterinary nurse in September 2020. Currently I have a 5 year old cat called Bandit. When I'm not at work I like going to the gym, drawing and going to gigs.

Carol

Carol Veterinary Nurse (RVN)

I am a Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN) and joined the team in October 2012.

Emma

Student Veterinary Nurse

I have a distinction* BTEC National diploma in Animal Management and a first class honours degree in Animal Behaviour (BSc) and just in my final year of my veterinary nursing apprenticeship. I have a hamster called Luna.

Helen B

Administrator

I joined the team at Trafford Vets in September 2019 as part of the admin team. I have 2 dogs at home Megan and Bobby and enjoy spending time with my family and friends and going for lots of walks.

Shelley Howell

Auxiliary Nurse RVN

I joined Trafford Vets in March 2005 already having gained a national diploma in animal care. I did my vet nurse training at Trafford Vets and qualified as a veterinary nurse in 2008.
When I’m not at work I’m a mum to two boys and a Boston Terrier.

Ellie

Trainee

I’m Ellie and I am training to be a veterinary nurse. I have a parsons Jack Russell named Brian and a Fell pony named Edwin. I enjoy going down to the farm and going to horse shows and competing all around the country.

Contact Us – Urmston Branch

16A Davyhulme Circle,
Urmston,
Manchester,
M41 0SS

Tel: 0161 747 9002
E-mail: traffordvet@yahoo.co.uk

Opening Hours: 
Reception
Monday – Friday: 08:45 – 18:45
Saturday: 08:45 – 12:45
Sunday: Closed

Consultations * (* by appointment only)
Monday – Friday: 09:00 – 11:00 | 14:00 – 15:00 | 16:00 – 18:20
Saturday: 09:00 – 12:45
Sunday: Closed

Contact Us – Carrington Branch

98 Manchester Road,
Carrington,
M31 4BD

Tel: 0161 776 0686
E-mail: traffordvetcarr@yahoo.com

Opening Hours: 
Reception
Monday – Friday: 08:45 – 18:00

Consultations * (* by appointment only)
Monday – Friday 09:00 – 10:30 | 14:00 – 15:00 | 16:00 – 18:00