Our History

Our practice is your practice

Trusted and respected, with professional, dedicated and knowledgeable staff, Robson & Prescott has been part of the fabric of Morpeth since 1938, making it the longest-established veterinary practice in the area.

Every member of the Robson & Prescott team is totally committed to giving each animal they see the best possible care.

Robson & Prescott has 8 different branches. Our main hospital is at Whorral Bank, Morpeth. Our branch surgeries are at Alnwick, Ashington, Bedlington, Blyth, Seaton Delaval, West Moor and Morpeth town centre.

Our state-of-the-art facilities at our Whorral Bank Hosptial include four operating theatres, a dental suite, fully-equipped diagnostic laboratory, x-ray room, ultra sound including doppler and endoscopy facilities. There are separate wards for dogs, cats, birds, small mammals and exotics, a physio and hydrotherapy suite and six consulting rooms.

Our Whorral Bank Hospital is staffed 24-hours and allows us to provide round the clock emergency care for your pet. This care is provided by our team of dedicated vets and nurses.

We have a large animal and equine wing with loose boxes, equine surgical facilities including an examination room and padded knock down box. The site extends to 3.5 acres with parking for 60 cars, horse boxes and stock trailers. There is also a manege and paddock coming soon.

The practice employs more than 70 staff, including 18 veterinary surgeons, 13 qualified veterinary nurses, 6 trainee nurses, 6 nursing auxiliaries and a hydrotherapist. The five directors; Jane Barwick-NesbitKate Matheson and Sam Prescott, have a very high level of expertise in each of their specialised areas.