Welcome to Goddard Vets Highbury

Situated just a stone’s throw from Canonbury Station, set within a parade of shops is our busy Highbury vet practice.  Our long-standing dedicated team are familiar faces to our clients, who often pop in just to say hello when passing.  Our team strive to provide the best possible care for their patients and pet owners under their care.

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 Highbury 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.

*Christmas Opening Times*
Please note the practice will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. All other days are as normal.

87 Grosvenor Avenue
Highbury
London
N5 2NL
Monday
9am – 7pm
Tuesday
9am – 7pm
Wednesday
9am – 12pm
Thursday
9am – 7pm
Friday
9am – 7pm
Saturday
10am – 4pm
Sunday
Closed
Festive Period
Closed 25th Dec, 26th Dec and 1st Jan
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Facilities & Services

Blood Testing

Boarding Kennels

Cat Friendly Clinics

Consultations

Dentistry

Diagnostic Imaging

Pet Insurance Information

Healthcare Plan – ProActive Pets

Hydrotherapy

Neutering

Nurse Clinics

Pet Passports

Puppy Socialisation

Vaccinations

Wellness health screen

X-Ray

Meet the Team

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

Louise Riches BVSc MRCVS [OV]

Veterinary Surgeon

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Caroline Frith BVMS MRCVS [OV]

Veterinary Surgeon

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Lauren Bates RVN

Senior Nurse, Registered Veterinary Nurse

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Sarah Phelan

Student Veterinary Nurse

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Philippa Davis

Regional Manager

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Metered parking is available for clients near to the surgery.

Get directions

We are right next door to Canonbury Overground station. The Highbury & Islington tube station is a 10 minute walk away and the Essex Road National Rail station is a 15 minute walk away

Get directions

The following buses stop near the surgery:

  • Bus No. UL1 Angel Lane to Royal Free Hospital
  • Bus No. 236 Blackstock Road to Hackney Wick