Welcome to Ilford

Situated on the outskirts of Ilford Town Centre, is our Ilford branch. This practice has been serving the local community for many years and became part of the Goddard Veterinary Group in 1990.

Our long-standing dedicated team are familiar faces to their patients and clients and strive to provide the best possible care.  Elena, our veterinary surgeon also has a keen interested in both the medical and surgical treatment of exotic animals. The practice has the advantage of being able to provide free parking (costs will be reimbursed) for clients at the Ley Street car park across the road.

The practice is fully-equipped to care for you and your pet with our excellent on-site facilities, allowing blood testing, x-rays and operations to be performed. Please see the additional services we offer below.

In the event of a veterinary emergency or if your pet is unwell out of hours our Hospitals offer your pets a dedicated emergency service and the reassurance of knowing we are open 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year. The closest hospital to our Ilford branch is Wanstead Veterinary Hospital call 020 8989 7744. For your peace of mind and for continuity of care, your pet’s medical history is accessible in any of our branches or hospitals anytime of the day or night.

This branch has been awarded the internationally-recognised Cat Friendly Clinic status for our work in reducing the stress cats experience when attending veterinary practices.

This branch is accredited by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS), following a diligent assessment the RCVS is satisfied that we maintain the highest standards of veterinary care.

159 Ley Street
Ilford
Essex
IG1 4BL
Monday
9am – 7pm
Tuesday
9am – 7pm
Wednesday
9am – 11am
Thursday
9am – 7pm
Friday
9am – 7pm
Saturday
3pm – 5pm
Sunday
Closed
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Facilities & Services

Blood Testing

Boarding Kennels

Cat Friendly Clinics

Consultations

Dentistry

Diagnostic Imaging

Free pet insurance

Healthcare Plan – ProActive Pets

Hydrotherapy

Neutering

Nurse Clinics

Pet Passports

Puppy Parties

Vaccinations

X-Ray

Meet the Team

Our network of branches and hospitals have the support of an experienced management team as well as administrative backup.

Elena Pedretti DVM MRCVS [OV]

Veterinary Surgeon

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Jean Mitchelmore RVN

Registered Veterinary Nurse

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Lauren Coombes

Veterinary Nursing Assistant

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Philippa Davis

Regional Manager

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Parking is available in the multi storey car park opposite the practice and is reimbursed by us to the value of free parking for one hour.

Get directions

Ilford train station is a ten minute walk from the surgery.

Get directions

Bus number 169 stops nearby to the surgery.