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Castle Veterinary Surgeons

Facilities & services


  • Open at weekends Open at weekends
  • Client car park Client car park
  • Disabled public access Disabled public access

Animals treated

  • Birds
  • Cats
  • Cattle
  • Deer
  • Dogs
  • Equines
  • Pigs
  • Sheep/Goats
  • Small Mammals

Accreditation & awards

This practice has been accredited under the RCVS Practice Standards Scheme. Details of its accreditation and any additional awards are set out below.

Development & training

Extra-mural studies (EMS)

This practice has indicated that it offers EMS placements for veterinary students.

VN Training Practice

This practice is an Approved Veterinary Nurse Training Practice and offers clinical training and work experience for student veterinary nurses.


Veterinary surgeons

  • profile Mr Richard Matthews BVMS BSc MRCVS Partner
  • profile Dr Benjamin Sturgeon BVM&S CertEP MRCVS Partner
  • profile Mr Allan Whiteford BVMS MRCVS Partner
  • profile Mr William Barker BVetMed MRCVS
  • profile Miss Helen Brannan BVM&S MRCVS
  • profile Dr Sybil Dryburgh BVSc MRCVS
  • profile Mr Martin Peat BVetMed MRCVS
  • profile Mrs Helen Rickard BVetMed MRCVS
  • profile Mr Richard Spooner BVSc MRCVS
  • profile Mrs Erica Tibbot BVSc MRCVS
  • profile Dr Rosemary Wardman BVM&S MRCVS

Veterinary nurses

  • profile Miss Rebecca Baldwin RVN
  • profile Mrs Emma Ramsay RVN
  • profile Miss Amy Slater RVN
  • profile Mrs Victoria Stephenson RVN



RCVS accredited practice Montalbo Road
barnard castle
county durham
DL12 8ED
united kingdom



Opening hours

Monday 08:30 18:00
Tuesday 08:30 18:00
Wednesday 08:30 18:00
Thursday 08:30 18:00
Friday 08:30 18:00
Saturday 08:30 12:00
Sunday Closed Closed