What to do in an Emergency

Caring for Your Pet Night and Day

224Here at The Barton Veterinary Hospital we know your pet can be unwell at any time. To make sure you have access to high quality care whatever the time, we have chosen to team up with the best provider in out of hours care, Vets Now.

We work as a team, so Vets Now are awake and alert whenever our surgery is closed. They will provide you with expert veterinary care and free telephone advice no matter how late at night it is, or if it is a bank holiday. So now you can call nights, weekends or bank holidays safe in the knowledge that a vet from Vets Now is there for you, giving you the best Out of Hours service possible and us a chance to recharge our batteries ready to give you the best care during the working week.

In an out of hours emergency please call first so the Vets Now team are prepared for you arriving.

Vets Now Emergency Number: 01227 470 033

In an emergency

Our Hospital is open for emergencies 24/7 365 days a year - Please always phone us first.


Vetsnow provides on-site night care and emergency service for our patients. They are dedicated only to emergency and critical care.




Location Hours
Monday8:30am – 6:30pm
Tuesday8:30am – 6:30pm
Wednesday8:30am – 6:30pm
Thursday8:30am – 6:30pm
Friday8:30am – 6:30pm
Saturday9:00am – 1:00pm
SundayClosed

*Consultation times between 9-12, and 3-6.