We’re here to help you give your pet the best healthcare.

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We’re here to help you give your pet the best healthcare.


We’re here to help you give your pet the best healthcare.

“The care of our four legged family members is very important. I have unfortunately needed to visit three times this month and without exception, each visit has been great. All three vets I saw, also shared tips that will help me at home. The cost is also very reasonable which removes a potential barrier to taking our pets in. Keep up the great work everyone.”

Lauren Wraight

“Love these professionals. A great team, very caring and always helpful. Thanks for looking after Chloe, when we were away and being so understanding at her final appointment. ”

Murray Swan

“Dr. Andrew, Dr. Storm & Dr Eckhard are really great at looking after my furbabies.. The nurses are also very compassionate. Their team are always willing to help in any way. Always observed that this clinic is very busy with heaps of clients. However, my furbabies always received excellent care! Thank you all for your hardwork! ”

Ella Sudario-Coloma

“Highly recommended… we travel in from Waiuku because the Vets and Staff are great with our animals.  Thanks guys and girls ”

Penelope Carter

“Always professional and caring.”


“Best vets I’ve found.  Worth the travel!”

Lee Stanyer

“Excellent service.  Took great care of mum and babies.  Big thanks to our doctor and nurse that gace us great support.”

Bev Kipa

“Farewelled a family friend.  The vet was very empathetic and professional.  Thoroughly recommend.”

Troy Goodridge

“Professional and personal service at a reasonable cost.”

Alistair Porter

Veterinary Associates Clinic

About Us

Veterinary Associates is about “Quality, Affordable Care”.

We are a modern progressive multivet practice. Experience is something money cannot buy. Our vets have over 50 years combined experience. We have a wide range of skills. Dr Andrew Bootle graduated with distinction. Dr Eckhard Stalmann completed a surgical internship at Veterinary Specialist Group in Auckland, bringing with him all the latest knowledge and skills.

Monday – Friday 8am – 6pm
Saturdays 9am – 5pm
Sundays & Public Holidays Closed

Affordable Veterinary Care

Veterinary Associates Takanini is proud to offer our community quality and affordable care.

To further help avoid the pain of surprise bills we offer a range of payment options to make this easier.

Veterinary Associates Takanini

Our Services

New Puppy

Congratulations on your new arrival! A new puppy is amazing, also hard work! Here is some advice on ensuring your pup is happy and healthy.

New Kitten

Have a read about our advice on what you can do as a new kitten owner to give your fur friend the best odds of being a happy and healthy cat.


Got some questions? We might already have an answer for you. And if not, we’re happy to answer questions and give advice over the phone.