Veterinary Services

Rossdales is the UK's largest equine veterinary practice providing high quality first opinion, emergency and referral veterinary services, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Our Newmarket-based practice provides ambulatory services to the local Thoroughbred industry and to the owners of sport and leisure horses across a wide area in East Anglia.  Rossdales Equine Hospital and Diagnostic Centre is based in Exning, just 2 miles outside Newmarket, and has an international reputation as a world leader in equine veterinary medicine and healthcare.  Led by RCVS and European veterinary specialists, our clinicians have access to state-of-the art facilities and equipment and see diagnostic, medical, surgical and reproductive referrals from veterinary practices throughout the UK and further afield.


Mike Shepherd assessing racehorses on Newmarket Heath
Thoroughbred Services

Rossdales has a long history of providing personalised veterinary services of the highest quality to Thoroughbred breeders, owners and trainers. See below for some of the services we offer.

Mark Grant microchipping a horse
Sport and Leisure Horses

Click on a link below to find out more about the range of services we offer to Sport and Leisure Horse owners. From Routine Stable visits to specialised Sport Horse Services.

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From elite athletes to riding horses and the smallest miniature horse, our vets take pride in delivering the same high quality services to all our clients.

Rossdales Equine Hospital & Diagnostic Centre referrals

Our hospital and diagnostic centre is led by RCVS and European specialists and sees referrals from throughout the UK and further afield.

Rossdales Diagnostic Imaging

In addition to digital ultrasonography, radiography and endoscopy, our clinicians have access to the most advanced diagnostic imaging techniques, including CT, MRI and nuclear scintigraphy (bone scanning)

Foal Surgery
See our Surgery Services

Our specialist surgeons carry out all types of orthopaedic and soft tissue surgery at our hospital. Surgical procedures are carried out under general anaesthetic or in horses that are standing, under local anaesthetic and sedation

World Class Equine Veterinary Services

  • First opinion and emergency veterinary services
  • Referrals to our specialist-led equine hospital and diagnostic centre
  • World class expertise, facilities and technology
  • Our services are available 24/7, 365 days a year