About Our Team
Blue Lake Vets, located in the heart of Mount Gambier, is solely a small animal clinic servicing dogs, cats, rabbits, rodents, birds, marsupials and reptiles. The clinic is locally owned and the team of vets bring a vast range of knowledge to the consulting room; the clinic prides itself on providing a complete service.
Blue Lake Vets take patient welfare and care as paramount to good service. Our highly equipped clinic has many diagnostic tools which can be utilised by our team of vets to provide a complete treatment the moment your pet walks through the door. The clinic is open Monday to Friday for consultations and surgery and on Saturday mornings for consultation. The clinic also offers an out of hours service 365 days of the year. Please call the clinic at any time in case of an emergency.
What Pet Owners Say
"Nurturing & Caring"
"Go That Extra Mile"
"The staff are lovely, nurturing and caring"
“All staff are very friendly and willing to go that extra mile to help with the care of your fur babies”
“All the staff at Blue Lake Vets were so professional, caring and supportive”
Can my pet get Covid-19?
At this stage the answer is no. No evidence has been shown that would support the idea that pets can spread the Covid-19 virus at this time.
Will Covid-19 impact our clinic ours?
Our operating hours will remain the same. If the virus impacts our staff we will then have to consider opening hours. We will endeavour to let clients know in advance.
How are we keeping the clinic sanitary?
Our staff are making sure to disinfect and clean all surfaces within the clinic regularly throughout the day. Our staff practice aseptic techniques already and will continue to do so to the highest standard.
We ask our valued clients to please follow our protocols to keep everyone safe - they are outlined below:
ONLY ONE PERSON TO ACCOMPANY THE ANIMAL INTO THE CLINIC TO AID WITH SOCIAL DISTANCING
BEFORE ENTERING THE CLINIC PLEASE CONSIDER THE FOLLOWING AND CALL THE CLINIC ON 08 8723 9111 BEFORE ENTERING IF THERE ARE ANY QUESTIONS OR CLARIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
If you fall into the below categories please wait in the car and we will collect your animal from you
Are you unwell - runny nose, sore throat, cough, fever etc.
Have you been in contact with someone who has contracted Covid-19
You live with or have been in contact with someone that is in quarantine from the virus
High risk groups (immunocompromised, elderly etc.)
You have returned from interstate or overseas
Once in the clinic
Please keep a safe distance from other clients and staff, consider waiting outside on the veranda during busier times
Use the hand sanitiser provided at reception and in the consult rooms
Keep the touching of objects or surfaces to a minimum
Let's all do our bit to help stop the spread. If you require further information please call the clinic on 08 8723 9111.