Covid-19 Update (27/10/20):
Due to minimal covid positive results within QLD, our clinic has eased some restrictions as part of Covid-19 Stage 3. Here's what to expect when you next visit Stones Corner Vet:
• Preparing for your visit
Book online at www.scvets.com.au or call the team on 3391 3991.
When needing food or medication we still appreciate you planning ahead and order via our online form, email or by calling the team. Payment over the phone is appreciated to allow a quick collection of products.
• Arriving at the clinic
We appreciate only 1 member of the family visiting the clinic where at all possible. Please only bring the pet that is booked for the visit.
Arrive at your allocated appointment time (arriving early is not necessarily helpful at this time). Press the intercom and let our team know you have arrived. They will direct you to take a seat in our outdoor waiting area (bench seats).
• Reduced-contact consultations
Strictly 1 person can accompany your pet into the consultation. You will require to use hand sanitiser upon entering the clinic however wearing a mask is optional. Should community transmitted cases of covid-19 be seen in QLD, masks will be compulsary. While we have a supply of masks, if you have your own, you are welcome to bring it.
Our team will directly assist the vet during the examination, we welcome you to sit and discuss your pet's condition. Should there be more than 1 person attending the appointment, you may chose who will come into the consultation, or both wait outside for the vet to report back to you after the initial examoination.
If the vet requests your direct assistance in restraining your pet during the appointment, the vet will let you know. This is not routine and is strictly at the vet’s discretion. Should this be required, both pet owner and clinic staff will be required to wear a mask.
• Payment options
Tap and go cards are our preferred payment method. Payment over the phone is appreciated prior to collecting your hospitalised pet, and for product orders.
Cash payments will not be accepted at this time.
• Purchasing pet food and over-the-counter products
Pre-ordering is preferred however our team is happy to assist you and will collect items required and bring the EFTPOS machine out to you. We would ask that you do not enter the clinic at this time to browse our product selection.
Our Cattery is opened for short and long stays. Please call the team on 3391 3991 to book your pet's stay with us.
• Saturday Hydrobaths
Our Saturday hydrobath is opened, and pet owners are welcome without a booking. Please knock on the door, go to reception or call the clinic (ph: 3391 3991) when you are ready at the back deck. Take a seat in our courtyard or deck areas while our staff only enter the hydrobath area with your pet. Should your assistance be requested by our team, please wear the face mask provided while in our hydrobath area.
We thank you for your continued understanding at this time.
WELCOME TO STONES CORNER VETERINARY SURGERY
Our mission is to provide exceptional quality care and services for all our patients, in sickness and in health!
Stones Corner Vet Surgery opened its doors in 1982. Dr Rhondda McHugh and Dr Tracy Sparks, two knowledgeable and experienced veterinarians are assisted by our veterinary and nursing team to provide modern, professional and affordable health care for your pets. We aim to make your pet feel at ease in our clinic with a caring and gentle approach to treatment and consultations.
At Stones Vet Corner, you’ll be fully supported with sound advice first and foremost. We know that helping our clients starts with providing a good understanding of health care issues and treatment options. With good advice and professional recommendations, you’ll be well equipped to make the best ongoing health care decisions for your pet.
Our surgery provides a full range of veterinary services including examinations, vaccinations, routine and specialist surgeries, microchipping, nutritional advice and pre-export preparation for overseas travel by our AQIS (Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service) accredited veterinarian. We have in-house radiography, clinical pathology and modern dental facilities to assist us in making an accurate diagnosis and provide optimal treatment of your pet. We also offer basic clipping and hydro-bathing to keep your pets looking and smelling their best all year round, and for our feline friends our air-conditioned cattery is a home away from home. Our clinic stocks a wide range of flea and worm preventative products, premium food, treats and grooming products, and our vet nursing team is always available to assist you in chosing the product that is right for your pet.
A big part of our local community
Did you know that our Veterinary Hospital has been an integral part of our local community for years? Since 1982 we’ve helped thousands of our clients' cats & dogs, rabbits & guinea pigs, birds, horses and even a few snakes. Being so strongly integrated with our local community is important to us and our clients. We were honoured to be awarded a Quest Business Acheiver Award in both 2006 and 2011. Our customers know by experience that they can rely on us for sound advice and treatment options, and that their pet is in the very best hands with our team.