Blue Cross Veterinary Hospital

The Blue Cross Veterinary Hospital, is situated in the beautiful suburb of Newlands, in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town, Western Cape.

We offer the quality care that your pets deserve in all aspects of Veterinary Medicine. Our vets cover the full spectrum of species from horses, cattle, sheep, dogs, cats, rabbits to birds and all small exotics.

Our patients not only come from Newlands, Kenilworth, Claremont, Rondebosch and Bishopscourt and other suburbs, but as far a field as Yzerfontein, Stellenbosch, Hout Bay, Noordhoek, Constantia, Simons Town to Cape Point.

We offer a full veterinary service at our hospital.
This includes medicine, surgery, dentistry, micro-chipping, exotic animal care and limited grooming and boarding services for your pet.Our emphasis is on preventative medicine, but we are staffed and equipped to provide for most any illness, injury, or concern. We will provide you with clear recommendations and then help you make the best decision for your pet’s health care needs by explaining each option.

We are here to serve you and your pet and provide you the quality of service you want and deserve.
Our first priority is for the patient.

Our Moto is “Your Pet, Your Vet, Our Passion!”

The on-site staff  will help you in our Veterinary Retail shop with all your requirements. If we don’t have it we will source it.
All our staff are trained in the primary veterinary care for your beloved pets.

Our vets travel throughout Cape Town, from the Peninsula and the Southern Suburbs to the Northern Suburbs and further.

We want the best standards of healthcare for our own pets and we aim to provide that same standard for our patients.

Expertise and highly qualified staff

Our vets attend continuing education programs monthly and are accredited for this.

The pharmaceutical and food companies ensure the staff are educated and kept up-to-date with the latest developments.

The nursing and reception staff are all required to complete courses on various tick/flea and food products.


Supply of dog and cat food and accessories

At the Blue Cross Shop we carry the full range of veterinary premium and super-premium dog and cat foods, which include:

  • Eukanuba dog and cat food,
  • Hills Science Plan,
  • Iams cat food,
  • Supercoat dog and cat food, a locally made food from Purina,
  • Royal Canin dog and cat food,
  • Savanna Pet dog food,
  • Ultradog and
  • Vets Choice.
The shopping experience is not complete without our range of exciting treats, toys and accessories.
Tel: 021 674 4090
Fax: 021 671 4722
Physical Address:
45 Main Street, (off Dean Street, opp. Baristers), Newlands, Cape Town, 7700
Monday – Friday
8:00 – 18:30
9:00 – 12:00
Emergencies Saturday (surcharged fees)
17:00 – 18:00
Public Holidays and Sundays (surcharged fees)
10:00 – 11:00 and 17:00 – 17:30
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