01305 848 820 (24hrs)

Mon-Fri: 09:00–18:30
Sat: 09:00–14:00

The Surgery, The Backwater,
Puddletown, Dorchester,
Dorset, DT2 8SD

Welcome to Piddle Valley Vets, Puddletown, Dorset

Established in July 2011 by David Holah, BVSc CertZooMed MRCVS, Piddle Valley Vets is a state-of-the-art veterinary surgery where we look after every aspect of your pet’s health and welfare needs. We are proud to be an independent practice. The practice, located in the old GP Surgery, alongside the beautiful river Piddle in the picturesque village of Puddletown, has been extensively refurbished and equipped with the latest technology and facilities to house animals of many different species in the most comfortable and relaxing way possible within a clean, clinical environment. We are well placed to maintain our number one aim of keeping your pets well.

Why choose us?

We take every care to ensure that the practice maintains a caring, compassionate and open environment whilst we also use the highest quality and most up-to-date clinical techniques. We understand the needs of pet-owners and the team offer unparalleled experience, expertise and dedication so you can be sure of the best possible care for your pets.

We have vast experience in dealing with a wide variety of animals from dogs & cats all the way through to exotics (David has achieved the RCVS certificate in zoological medicine).

We look forward to meeting you and your pets in due course.

Book an appointment

If you are an existing client then please book a routine appointment by clicking here. If you have an emergency, need an urgent appointment or are not registered with us please call 01305 848820.


All of our team are committed to providing the best possible care for your pet during their visit with us, focusing on patient comfort and well being.

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Please use our online form to request a repeat prescription for your pet.

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Healthy and happy pets require certain routine treatments and in order to help you meet these needs we have designed the Piddle Valley Health Plan. We have policies for dogs, cats, rabbits and tortoises.

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Keeping your pets well