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About Dunelm Veterinary Group


In this page, you can find out about Dunelm Veterinary Group and what you can expect to experience as one of our customers. But first, here is some background about the practice.

Dunelm Veterinary Group is lead by husband and wife, and Principal Veterinary Surgeons, Mr. Jack C Creaner BVM&S MRCVS, and Mrs. Fran L Creaner BVM&S MRCVS VetMFHOM. 

Founded in the second half of the 19th Century by Mr. Peel, Dunelm Veterinary Group has established a fine reputation for the provision of care for the beloved pets and valued animals of County Durham. The practice has developed its premises and enhanced and the breadth and depth of its services in order to provide its clients with the best possible care. The current partners, Jack & Fran Creaner, took over the practice in 1999, and by developing, training and recruiting the best, dedicated and caring staff, have expertly guided the practice into the 21st century.

When you choose Dunelm Veterinary Group as your Vets, you can expect a level of service and expertise that is second to none. Not only will you find our team members to be friendly, caring and dedicated, but also knowledgeable and extremely well trained, capable of dealing with a wide variety of animals, their care needs, health problems, and injuries.

We take education very seriously here, as we believe a good knowledge base is essential for delivering the very best in care, whether that is direct to the animal, or indirectly through passing on advice to our customers. Dunelm Veterinary Group is also involved in training and educating the next generation of Vets and Veterinary Nurses through active participation in local college training courses and taking on students for work placements. Our staff experience a work environment where their training and knowledge is constantly being updated.

Meet The Team

Meet The Team

We have a great team of hard-working, dedicated and caring people here at Dunelm Vets. Find out more about them here...

Meet The Team

You can be sure of a second to none level of care and service from our team members. Lets meet them...

Surgery Opening Times

We offer a range of options for when you can bring in your beloved pets and animals to be seen by our expert vets...

When are we open?

Find out when you use our open surgery (drop in service) or book an appointment.