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Independent Veterinary Care for Pets in Three Legged Cross & Alderholt

Ocean Vets (Previously Springbok Veterinary Group) is your new trusted independent veterinary practice. We have two local vet surgeries. One in Three Legged Cross (near Wimborne) and the other in Alderholt, our friendly and professional team are committed to providing exceptional care for your pets.

Experience the personalised care that sets us apart – Call your local branch to book an appointment today.


Alderholt Veterinary Surgery
The Beeches, Fordingbridge Road, Alderholt SP6 3BE

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Three Cross Veterinary Surgery
Verwood Rd, Three Legged Cross, Wimborne BH21 6RR

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Independently Owned

Welcoming Environment

Friendly & Professional Vets

Nurse Clinics

Laporoscopic Surgery

Advanced Orthopaedics


In-house Blood Testing

Why pets & owners love Ocean Vets...
Excellent4.8 Based on 153 reviews fromSee all reviews review us onMichelle P.Michelle P. ★★★★★ This evening we had our precious cat of 19yrs put to sleep. Vaughan and his staff were excellent. So compassionate and caring and allowed us time at the end to say our goodbyes without being rushed or pressured.Laura N.Laura N. ★★★★★ Fantastic service.Went in while on holiday to purchase a tic remover and the vet came out and did it for us as knew we were worriedScott M.Scott M. ★★★★★ Superb service as always 👍👍ralph B.ralph B. ★★★★★ Charming staff. And friendly atmosphere. I recommend.Blaire E.Blaire E. ★★★★★ Amazing team who will take great care of your pet.Karen W.Karen W. ★★★★★ Very friendly and helpfulPenny A.Penny A. ★★★★★ Lovely vets very good and compassionate about the animals that they treat very happy heredamian K.damian K. ★★★★★ Miła obsługa oraz dobre podejście do zwierząt ❤️Anna S.Anna S. ★★★★★ Great vetsSally W.Sally W. ★★★★★ Always very good. Reception and nurses as well as vet excellentvictoria B.victoria B. ★★★★★ Excellent staff there, very caring and attentive.Sharon S.Sharon S. ★★★★★ Vaughan is great.... my cat is in good hands when he goes for his treatmentsSue O' D.Sue O' D. ★★★★★ Staff so friendly and helpful. The locum vet Morgan so knowledgeable and informativeScott M.Scott M. ★★★★★ Superb service as always 👍👍Ian G.Ian G. ★★★★★ Great vet and great staffValerie W.Valerie W. ★★★★★ Always EXCELLENT service, and VERY friendly/welcoming staff.Jill G.Jill G. ★★★★★ Lovely friendly staff and brilliant team,excellent quick service, caring and extremely professional, couldn't wish for anything better for my petsCaroline C.Caroline C. ★★★★★ You always get more than you went for. The vets are mines of information which they share generously in answer to questions.My pets are safe in their care.Louise G.Louise G. ★★★★★ Mika with her pretty bandages after 2, interdigital cysts were removed. The operation went well and the care has been wonderful. Everything is explained carefully and the estimated price for her op came out exactly as predicted. Mika is healing well, thank goodness! Great work Vaughn and thank you!!Nicola B.Nicola B. ★★★★★ They are there for our family of pets when we need them. So kind.Ian G.Ian G. ★★★★★ Great service, very good vet.Jan S.Jan S. ★★★★★ Very caring and sympathetic on the loss of our lovely ginger cat Berty. Thankyou to you all.vlinders79vlinders79 ★★★★★ Great service, seen quickly, great advice and highly recommend Vaughn and the team xxxJane B.Jane B. ★★★★★ My kitten was in for castration and id chip. Collected him this evening. All went ok. The ideal thing is they are only a couple of minutes away from my house. I trust them. That's the main important thing for me.nina G.nina G. ★★★★★ Vaughan performed some amazing surgery on my cats broken leg. I wasn't sure it could be done but our cat is back home with us.Tom E.Tom E. ★★★★★ Fitted us in even though I got the wrong day, very friendly, quick and professional. Thank youRussell L.Russell L. ★★★★★ I wouldn't take my pet's anywhere else.Luke “Fredbob” DLuke “Fredbob” D ★★★★★ Very good service, kept up to date and price of any treatmentJohn K.John K. ★★★★★ Firstly a friend to animals and owners secondly a vet very reliable friend off family 4 dogha ha there 24 ___7 no sweatChris N.Chris N. ★★★★★ Great friendly caring staffAnton M.Anton M. ★★★★★ Vaughn and his team are amazing, been using Alderholt Vets now for 4 years, brilliant every time, highly recommended.Maggie S.Maggie S. ★★★★★ Lovely vets,have recently changed to them for my dogs and they are all very friendly and helpful as well as excellent vets,have been a god send for my elderly lab,and you feel they genuinely care its not all about the money!Kathleen P.Kathleen P. ★★★★★ Caring people.Anthony SAnthony S ★★★★★ Fiona was absolutely brilliant when we bought our cat, Walter in with a skin issue. Friendly and informative. I don’t think Walter wanted to leave! Thank you FionaResponse from the ownerThank you for your lovely review. Fiona very much enjoyed meeting yourselves and the lovely Walter, and hopes he is feeling better now! Joseph B.Joseph B. ★★★★★ Just registered with the new vets. We were very impressed following our first meeting. Booked 2 of our dogs for their routine checks.Response from the ownerWe look forward to meeting them all again after their intro visit (hopefully not too often if they can stay out of mischief) Mark T.Mark T. ★★★★★ Always friendly and have genuine concern for the animals they treat. Plenty of parking and a clean environment.jketheridgejketheridge ★★★★☆ Very helpful and pleasant and understanding.Will T.Will T. ★★★★★ First visit was excellent. We have 5 dogs and looking forward to using hydro therapy pool for our 15 year old springerJoshua K.Joshua K. ★★★★★ Really good vets. Vaughan is absolutely brilliant with our dogs and always gives us great adviceJif PJif P ★★★★★ Friendly, professional, highly recommend have been using them for 16 years with chinchillas and more recently dogsjs_loader