Dorchester 01305 251632
Weymouth 01305 784197

Out of Hours Service Change

Out of Hours Service Change

We would like to let you know we’ve partnered with Medivet Dorchester, to bring emergency care closer to home. Vets Now Emergency Services will also still be able to provide your out-of-hours emergency veterinary care should it be needed, giving you the choice.

If your pet has an emergency, please call the practice at any time and we will advise you what to do next.

If you have an emergency when we are closed, you will be directed to our partners Medivet Dorchester or Vets Now.

Medivet Dorchester offer 24 hour emergency vet care and intensive care. Receive exceptional care, day or night, at their pioneering 24-hour emergency pet care centre .Your pet can receive emergency and continuous care 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. To find out more information please visit

Vets Now is the pet equivalent of an accident and emergency service, dedicated to providing pets with access to a vet out of hours. It’s all they do. Based at Wimborne, their vets and vet nurses are specially trained to deal with pet emergencies. Because they don’t work during the day, they’ll be up and ready to see your pet at the time you need them. You can find out more about their service here at

If you’re worried about your pet, don’t hesitate to give them a call, and they’ll advise what you should do next. For routine cases such as vaccinations and topical treatments, please call us as you would normally, during our daytime opening hours.

Kind regards,

All the team at Dave Cumber Vets

You are receiving this communication as a registered client of Dave Cumber Vets.

In line with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) code of conduct, we are required to inform you of a change to our service provision.