Welcome to Goddard Vets Walthamstow

Located in the heart of Walthamstow Village, our Walthamstow branch has been treating local pets for over 30 years. We are a welcoming practice and pride ourselves on being part of the local village community providing a warm, caring and compassionate healthcare service for all pets and their owners.

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 Walthamstow 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 any time of the day or night.

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.

117 Grove Road
E17 9BU
9am – 7pm
9am – 7pm
9am – 12pm
9am – 7pm
9am – 7pm
9am – 12pm
Festive Period
Closed 25th Dec, 26th Dec and 1st Jan
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Facilities & Services

Blood Testing

Boarding Kennels



Diagnostic Imaging

Pet Insurance Information

Healthcare Plan – ProActive Pets



Nurse Clinics

Pet Passports

Puppy Socialisation


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.

Rebecca Swan BvetMed GPCert(FelP) MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon

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Louise Groot BVSc GPCertAVP MRCVS [OV]

Veterinary Surgeon

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Kayleigh March RVN – Senior Nurse

Registered Veterinary Nurse

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Louise Moody

Student Veterinary Nurse

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Millie Stevens

Veterinary Nursing Assistant

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Philippa Davis

Regional Manager

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Off street parking available in front of the Surgery

We have our own car park in front of the surgery and parking is also available on nearby streets.

New road restrictions are now in place.  Please check details here.

Get directions

The following buses stop near the practice:

  • Bus no. 56 Whipps Cross Roundabout to St. Bartholomew’s Hospital
  • Bus no. W16 Chingford Mount to Leytonstone Station /Grove Green Road
  • Bus no. 357 Chingdale Road to Whipps Cross Hospital / Outpatients