Nine Lives Vets


 Redbourn: 01582 793636            Harpenden: 01582 763265 

Price List 2017

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Cats


Appointments:

  • Consultation £29.50
  • Re-examination £26.50 
  • Euthanasia £48.00
  • Emergency Consult £52.00
  • Nurse Clip nails £8.50 

Neutering:

  • Spey female £85.00 
  • Castrate Male £68.50
  • Microchip under GA £21.50 


Sedate Procedures:

  • Demat – full clip under sedation £68.50 
  • Demat – part clip under sedation £46.60
  • Sedate clean up abscess £46.50 
  • Sedate examine £48.50


Diagnostics:

  • Senior Screen: bloods, thyroid, urine, nails £46.50
  • Senior Screen With consult £58.50
  • Senior screen with booster £65.00
  • Radiographs: sedate xrays £185.00
  • Full Bloods: £64.50, Thyroid Bloods £24.50


Dentistry

  • Simple dental: £125.00 (inc all medications)
  • Moderate dental: £185 (including all medications)
  • Complex dental £225.00 (inc all medications)
  • Senior pet GA extra bloods & fluids £38.50


Hospitalisation

  • Hospitalisation per day £26.50 
  • Boarding per day £12.50
  • IV Fluids first day £56.00 
  • Sub-cutaneous fluids £13.50
  • IV Fluids subsequent days £19.80 
  • Biochemistry bloods £32-52




  • Booster Vaccination £38.50 
  • Kitten Starter Course £75.00 
  • Pet passport £125.00 
  • Rabies Booster £48.50 
  • Booster & senior Screen £65.00 

  • Retained testicle £85.00
  • Midline spey £140.00 
  • C-Section (extra if out of normal hours) £260.00



Surgery

  • Lump removal (simple) £285
  • Lump removal (moderate) £365
  • Lump removal (complex) £425
  • Lmp removal: histology £65, spread-check bloods & xray £185
  • Stitch up (short) £185.00 
  • Stitch up (long) £ 265.00 
  • Thyroidectomy (one side thyroid removal) £365.00 
  • Thyroidectomy (both sides thyroid removal) £580.00 
  • Exploratory-laparotomy abdomen surgery (<20mins) £320.00
  • Exploratory-laparotomy abdomen surgery (>20mins) £585.00
  • Blocked Bladder: General Anaesthetic catheterize, xray, urine test, 24 hours in hospital on fluids £285.00 
  • Thoracocentesis: sedate x-rays, drain chest, tests £320-630.00
  • Enucleation (eye removal) £385.00 
  • Eyelid surgery (lumps or entropion) £285.00





Dogs

For surgical procedures and dentals we group our dog patients into small (under 10Kg), medium (10-25Kg) and large (over 25Kg). Where you see three values on the list, these are the small - medium - large fees.

Consultations:

  • Consultation £29.50 
  • Re-examination £26.50 
  • Euthanasia £56.50 
  • Emergency Consult £52.00 
  • Nurse Clip nails £8.50 
  • Microchip £26.50

Neutering:

Spey Female:                                     Castrate Male:

Small: £240.00                                   Small: £220.00

Medium: £280.00                               Medium: £240.00

Large:  £320.00                                 Large: £280.00

Neutering extras:

Microchip £21.50 

Repair Hernia £65.00 

Retained testicle inguinal £65.00

Retained testicle abdomen £125.00


Diagnostics:

  • Senior screen bloods & urine £46.50
  • Diagnostic screen: sedate, bloods & xrays £295.00
  • Lameness work up: sedate, xrays £185 / £245 / £285
  • Ultrasound: scan abdomen £86.50
  • Ultrasound: scan heart £68.00
  • Ultrasound: scan urinary tract £46.50
  • Ultrasound: rapid scan for pyometra diagnosis £18.50


Surgery

  • Lump removal simple £285 / £365 / £425 
  • Lump removal moderate £365 / £425 / £465
  • Lump removal complex £465 / £485 / £525
  • Stitch up (short) £225 / £285 / £325
  • Stitch up (long) £285 / £345 / £385
  • Ex-lap abdominal surgery (simple) £425 / £525 / £625
  • Ex-lap abdominal surgery (complex) £645 / £745 / £845 
  • Pyometra  £365  / £465 / £645 
  • Cruciate (<15Kg) £720.00 
  • Cruciate (>15Kg) £880.00 
  • Sedate remove grass seed £125.00 
  • Sedate flush & clean ears £120.00 


Hospitalisation

  • Hospitalisation per day £28.50 
  • Intensive care per day £68.80
  • IV Fluids first day £63.00 
  • Sub-cutaneous fluids £16.50
  • IV Fluids subsequent days £19.80 
  • Poisoning: induce vomiting, monitoring & bloods £225.00



Vaccines:

  • Booster Vaccination £42.50
  • Pet passport £125.00 
  • Rabies Booster £48.50 
  • Adult restart vaccinations course £48.50 
  • Kennel cough intra-nasal vaccine £32.50 
  • Booster & Kennel Cough vaccine same appointment £62.50 

Puppies:

  • New puppy health check £16.50
  • Two vaccine starter course £86.50
  • Two vaccine package (chip, advocate, parties) £96.50
  • Three vaccine package (chip, advocate, parties) £126.50



Dentistry:

 All medication such as antibiotics and pain-relief are included:

                            Small              Medium          Large

Short Dental:       £125                £165               £225
Medium Dental:  £185                 £225               £285
Long Dental:       £225                £285                £325

Breeding:

  • PD ultrasound £38.50 
  • Ovulation bloods £125.00
  • Puppy health check £12 / pup 
  • Puppy first vaccine £25.00 / pup
  • Puppy microchip £15.00 / pup 
  • Herpes vaccine (x2) £48.50 
  • Drontal puppy £15.88 / bottle
  • C-section (<20kg) £450.00 
  • C-section (>20Kg) £580.00
  • Out of hours extra £120.00
  • Hips for scheme x-rays (+BVA fees) £145.00
  • Elbows for scheme x-rays (+BVA fees) £165.00

Acupuncture:

  • Initial consult £65.00 
  • Repeat session £45.00


Arthritis Treatments:

  • Cartrophen course (<15Kg) £42.50 
  • Cartrophen course (15-30Kg) £48.50
  • Cartrophen course (>30Kg) £68.50
  • Yumove advance, 60 tablets £17.50 



Rabbits &
G
uinea Pigs

Consultations:

  • Consultation £28.00 
  • Re-examination £18.00 
  • Vaccination: Myxomatosis and RHD annually £36.50 
  • Euthanasia £32.50
  • Emergency consult £44.50 


Rabbit Neutering:                      Guinea Pig Neutering:

Castrate male £56.50                  Castrate male £55.00

Spey Female <3Kg £86.50          Spey Female £86.50

Spey female >3Kg £96.50           C-section £120.00


Diagnostics:

  • In-house faeces £4.50 
  • Biochemistry bloods £36.50
  • Health Screen: bloods and xray £49.50 
  • Lab test: e.cuniculi £86.50
  • Ring worm culture £12.80 
  • X-ray £33.00 
  • Blood Glucose £3.90
  • Sedate Head panel x-rays £36.50 

  • Anorexic rabbit / guinea pig diagnostic screen: sedate with sevoflurane, examine mouth, x-ray abdomen and monitor blood glucose: £42.50


Surgery

  • Ex-lap abdominal surgery £285.00 
  • Lumpectomy £86.50
  • Enucleation (remove eye) £140.00 
  • Guinea Pig bladder stone removal, including xray & 2 days post-operative care £245.00
  • Average day in hospital with treatment £10-£12


  • Burr incisors £12.50
  • Clip nails (nurse) £8.50 
  • Clip Bottom (nurse) £8.50
  • Rearguard (nurse) £16.50

Treatment:

  • Lance abscess £12.50
  • Oral septrin £8.60-12.00 
  • Oral metacam £9.60
  • Injection antibiotics £3.50-6.00 
  • Hospitalisation £12.00 - £8.60
  • Emeraid 100g sachet £12.45 
  • Lapizole 100mls £24.50


Dentistry:

  • GA dental £46.50 
  • Burr incisors £12.50
  • GA dental + head panel x-rays £75.00 
  • Remove incisors £145.00
  • Remove molar during dental £16.50 
  • GA debride dental abscess £48.50




Reptiles

Consultations:

  • Consultation £30.00 
  • Re-examination £18.50 
  • Emergency consult £44.50
  • Tortoise hibernation check up £24.50 
  • Worming with nurse £9.50
  • Microchip £32.50
  • Euthanasia £29.50


Treatment:

  • Worm £6.50 
  • Vial of antibiotics £8-26.00
  • Oral septrin £8.60 
  • Oral metronidazole £9.60
  • Injection antibiotics £3.50-6.00 
  • Hospitalisation £7.20-£4.60
  • Emeraid 100g sachet £12.45


Average day in hospital with treatment £10-£12

Average appointment tortoise £56

Average appointment small reptile £42

Average appointment large reptile £48

Diagnostics:

  • In-house faeces £4.50 
  • Biochemistry bloods £36.50
  • Reptile Health Screen £49.50 
  • Lab: herpes PCR £48.00
  • X-ray £26.50 
  • Lab: full faeces £56.60
  • Barium study £36.50


Surgery

  • Place O-tube (feeding tube for tortoise) £42.50 
  • Ex-lap tortoise (open shell, internal surgery) £280-380
  • Ex-lap lizard (e.g. egg or follicle removal) small (gecko) £135.00 
  • Ex-lap lizard (e.g egg or follicle removal) large (B.dragon) £165.00 
  • Lumpectomy £78.50
  • Enucleation (eye removal) £120.00


Ferrets & Exotic Mammals

(Skunks, Racoons, African Pygmy Hedgehogs, Sugar Gliders, Marmosets)

Consultations:

  • Consultation £29.50 
  • Re-examination £18.50 
  • Emergency consult £44.50
  • Vaccination £29.50 (extra ferrets same appointment: £19.50)
  • Gill-Jab appointment £18.50
  • Euthanasia £29.50 


Treatment:

  • Oral antibiotics £8.60-12.00 
  • Injection antibiotics £3.50-6.00 
  • Hospitalisation £7.20-£4.60
  • Emeraid 100g sachet £12.45 
  • Sedate, Suprelorin Implant £85.00
  • Average day in hospital with treatment £10-£12


Surgery

Lumpectomy £165.00

Ex-lap abdominal surgery £285.00

Adrenal tumour removal £385.00


Diagnostics:

  • In-house faeces £4.50 
  • Biochemistry bloods £53.50
  • Health Screen: blood and x-ray £65.00 
  • Lab: adrenal £106.50 blood test ( androstenedione )
  • X-ray £24.50 
  • Lab: full faeces £56.60


Neutering

  • Castrate male £56.00 
  • Spey Female £85.00
  • Vasectomize male £68.50

Rodents and Small Mammals
(Rats, Mice, Gerbils, Hamsters, Chinchillas & Degus)

Consultations:

  • Consultation £25.00 
  • Re-examination £16.50 
  • Emergency consult £44.50
  • Clip nails (nurse) £8.50 
  • Burr incisors £12.50
  • Euthanasia £29.50 


Diagnostics:

  • In-house faeces £4.50 
  • Biochemistry bloods £36.50
  • X-ray (under sedation) £33.00 
  • Blood Glucose £3.90


Treatment:

  • lance abscess £12.50
  • Oral septrin £8.60-12.00
  • Injection antibiotics £3.50-6.00 
  • Hospitalisation £12.00 - £8.60
  • Emeraid 100g sachet £12.45 
  • Galastop £21.88



Dentistry:

  • GA dental £46.50 
  • Burr incisors £12.50
  • Remove molar during dental £16.50


Neutering

  • Castrate male £55.00 
  • Spey Female £65.00


Surgery

  • Lumpectomy - small £68.50 
  • Lumpectomy - medium £78.6
  • Lumpectomy - large or multiple lumps £89.60
  • Ex-lap (eg pyometra) £120.00 
  • Ga amputate tail section £68.50

  • Stitch up £58.50


Average day in hospital with treatment £10-£12


Poultry 

Consultations

  • Consultation £25.00 
  • Re-examination £18.50 
  • Emergency Consult £44.50
  • Euthanasia £28.50 


Diagnostics:

  • In-house faeces £4.50 
  • Sedate with sevo £12.00
  • Retford faeces £22.50 
  • Biochemistry bloods £28.50
  • Microscopy skin £4.50 
  • Virus screen Retford £30.00
  • X-ray £24.00

Treatment:

  • Worm (crop panacur) £6.50 
  • Vial of antibiotics £8-12.00
  • 60g tub flubenvet £28.00 
  • GA wound treat / stitch £46.50
  • Injection antibiotics £3.50-6.00 
  • Hospitalisation £7.20-£4.60
  • Tylan 100g tub £30.90 
  • Crop feed, emeraid £2.45
  • Avipro 100g tub £9.50 
  • Emeraid 100g sachet £12.45
  • Average day in hospital with treatment £10-£12
  • Average appointment £32