Gungahlin Veterinary Hospital is one of the premier veterinary practices in the ACT, with a team of experienced and highly-skilled veterinarians, caring, trained veterinary nurses, dedicated receptionists and support staff.
Gungahlin Cat Hospital, located next door to Gungahlin Veterinary Hospital, is a feline-friendly cat-specific veterinary hospital. Gungahlin Cat Hospital has been specially designed to meet the unique needs of cats – focusing on making veterinary visits as stress-free as possible.
ZERO TOLERANCE POLICY
Gungahlin Veterinary Hospital is committed to providing a safe work environment for all staff members to eliminate or reduce the risk to the employee’s health and safety.
All our Staff are here to HELP YOU and your pet and have a right to work in a SAFE and SUPPORTIVE environment.
We operate in a ZERO tolerance policy.
ANY aggressive, abusive, violent, or threatening behaviour, whether verbal (shouting, swearing etc) or physical towards our staff will NOT be tolerated or accepted.
Any client found in breach of this policy may be refused service by Gungahlin Veterinary Hospital and need to find alternative veterinary care. We will forward your pet’s records to the vet of your choice
Please respect our team who are here to look after you and your pet.
This article is an account of a Vet burning out and why which is a good insight into what our team go through.
Article courtesy of Huffpost website.
As per ACT Government advice, it is no longer mandatory to isolate if you test positive to COVID-19, however you should stay at home and take the necessary steps to protect those around you.
Please rethink your visit if you have any flu or covid-like symptoms to ensure our staff are protected.
We highly recommend still practicing social distancing, and wearing a mask if you have symptoms or are unwell.
Hand sanitiser is provided for your use on entry to our practice.
If do have symptoms, please remain in your car, and telephone us on 6242 7276 and we will advise if the vet will do a carpark consult.
We appreciate your cooperation and understanding.
Gungahlin Veterinary Hospital and Gungahlin Cat Hospital are recognised as an Australian Small Animal Veterinarians Group Accredited Hospital of Excellence. We are honoured to be one of approximately 60 veterinary hospitals nation-wide with this accreditation.
The Accredited Veterinary Hospital Scheme recognises companion animal practices that achieve the highest levels of quality healthcare and practice management in innovative, state-of-the art hospital facilities. This accreditation is a reflection of the excellent level of care that we provide, in a purpose-built environment with an extensive range of modern equipment to assist us in providing accurate diagnosis and care for your pet. Within our hospital we have installed automated pathology machines, IV drip pumps as well as radiology, ultrasound, ECG and endoscopy equipment.
“We have been going here for over six years and cannot fault the service or care they give our dogs. Our dogs certainly have their favourite vet. Highly recommend to anyone who is looking for a vet.”David, via Google