Welcome to Australia’s premier surgery and cancer facility, Southpaws Specialty Surgery for Animals
We deliver the best in veterinary orthopaedic and soft tissue surgery, neuro surgery, veterinary cancer care, chemo therapy and internal medicine for dogs and cats. We offer free, no obligation consultations with our surgical department after referral from your veterinarian, Monday - Saturday. Our surgical consultations are free so that you can more easily access our opinions and diagnosis while considering the best treatment options for your pet.
Consultations with our Internal Medicine department are fee-paying - as often diagnosis, testing and treatment begins during or following the consultation process. Our Internal Medicine department offers treatment of diseases and disorders of cats and dogs including cancer, backed by our extensive array of diagnostic tests and imaging equipment. Our friendly staff and compassionate approach will put you and your pet at ease.
At Southpaws, we pride ourselves on excellence, compassion, integrity and experience. We do everything in our power to achieve great outcomes for your beloved pets. All patients have onsite monitoring by a vet and a nurse 24 / 7 / 365. Your pet is continually monitored, loved and cared for while staying with us. We are not a primary-access Emergency Centre but we can take Emergencies by referral. This allows out staff to focus on patient care with fewer interruptions.
Please explore our website to learn about our dedicated cat ward and our advanced veterinary imaging and diagnostic radiography capabilities such as Australia’s first deep radiation therapy unit for animals and one of the most advanced 16 slice CT scanners. We have two hepa-filtered surgical suites, ultrasound, Xray and Xray fluoroscopy and in cooperation with Royal Canin Australia - on-site 3D printing of surgical models. Southpaws is second-to-none at delivering the best specialist veterinary care