Services and Pricing

This is a list of the most common surgeries and consultations, individual estimates will be given at the time of consent for surgeries. 

Consultations: These are by appointment only and includes procedures that can be performed conscious, while you wait.

Consultation: £34 (15 minute appointment per guinea pig) 

Incisor tooth burr: £35

Conscious molar dental: £62

Conscious x-ray: £30 per image, £15 x-ray setup fee

Ultrasound: £45

Referral/Second opinion consultation: £42

Operations: These are performed under general anaesthetic and require you to leave your guinea pig with us for the day. Prices include general anaesthetic and surgery. Medicines (e.g. pain relief, antibiotics, gut medications) will be in addition to these prices.

Castration: £90 

Ovariectomy: £200

Cystotomy: £200

Thyroidectomy: £200

Lump or abscess removal: £90 to £350 (depending on size and location)

Abscess marsupialisation: £130

Molar dental with general anaesthetic: £90

Find Us

To make an appointment call 

+44 01629 55666

Derwent Valley Vets

Boat House Inn,

110 Dale Road,




By Appointment Only:


The Guinea Pig Vet's Consulting Times work on a two week rotation.

Rota A: 

     Tuesday:         10.00am - 9.00pm 

     Wednesday:    8.00am  -  2.00pm

     Friday:            10.00am -  7.00pm

     Saturday:        8.00am  -  4.00pm

Rota B:

     Monday:           8.00am -  2.00pm 

     Thursday:        8.00am -  2.00pm

     Friday:             8.00am -  2.00pm


Out of Hours Provision

Derwent Valley Vets are available to see guinea pigs during times outside of the specified hours listed for The Guinea Pig Vet.

Please ring                                  for an appointment*.


*(In some cases The Guinea Pig Vet may be available outside of normal consulting hours)

Out of hours emergency provision is provided by:

Vets Now at any of their surrounding clinics. In order to contact out of hours provision,

+44 01629 55666

+44 01629 55666.

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