Welcome to Goddard Vets Highbury

Our Highbury branch is situated just a stone’s throw from Canonbury Station.  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.

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87 Grosvenor Avenue
N5 2NL
9am – 7pm
9am – 7pm
9am – 12pm
9am – 7pm
9am – 7pm
1pm – 4pm
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Facilities & Services

Blood Testing

Cat Friendly Clinics



Diagnostic Imaging

Free Kitten & Puppy checks

Healthcare Plan – ProActive Pets



Nurse Clinics

Pet Insurance Information

Pet Microchips

Animal Health Certificates

Puppy & Kitten vaccination course


Wellness health screen


Meet the Team

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

Caroline Frith BVMS MRCVS [OV]

Veterinary Surgeon

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Lauren Bates RVN

Senior Nurse, Registered Veterinary Nurse

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Isla Rodrigues RVN

Registered Veterinary Nurse

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Emily Theodorou

Nursing Assistant

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Caroline Griffiths

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