Please note that this services does not provide advice about animals to the Public.
This is a 24-hour service – when you call 07659 811 118 you will be put through to an answering machine where you can leave your contact details. Your call will normally be returned shortly after you have left a message.
There are currently twenty-five anonymous and unpaid volunteer Helpers that run the 24 hours service every day of the year. They are either veterinary surgeons or spouses of a veterinary surgeon.
They offer empathetic support for emotional, addictive or financial problems and refer Callers on for specialist advice where appropriate.
Tel: Vet Helpline 07659 811 118 (local call rates apply, 24hr rapid response answer phone)
For statistics on calls to the Vet Helpline and information on its structure, governance and management see the VBF Annual Report 2010.
A generous annual donation from the RCVS Trust funds regular training for the Vet Helpline Helpers.