The original of this list is from the 'Living with Leish Group' on facebook, reprinted with permission of Anne O'connor.
Living with Leish Recommended Vets List
Members of the Living with Leish Group have put together a list of vets that they have positive personal experience of . Some of the vets on this list have extensive experience of the disease, others have very little but are willing to work with you and other vets with more experience. There are often comments for each practice to help give you a sense of what kind of practice they are.
COUNTRIES ARE IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER
10 5730 mittersill
Johanna also specialises in dermatology.
Canada Bay Dog Hospital
525 King St. E,
Tel. 416 941 8920.
Comments: “Dr. Kit and Dr. Ryan deal with lots Leish+ dogs that come to Canada through our rescue. They are also very helpful to other vets and always ready to answer questions. Pricey but they do know their stuff.”
Mihalis P. Spiridakis
Tel: 28420 80390
Fax 28420 80380
“He is located in Ierapetra,Crete...he knows a lot about leish”.
Clinique Veterinaire du Vic Bilh
87 Rue Joseph Peyre
Tel. 33 559 774 934
“ They are all very pleasant, laid back vets here. We have worked with Dr Franklin Candelli, Dr Jean -Christophe Iratzoquy and Dr. Lise De Clerck. They have all been open minded and ready to listen to my ideas. The vets also have colleagues in the SE of France where Leish is more prevalent and they consult them regularly.”
Southern Italy - Basilicata
Franceso Vitelli - +39 380 3948375
Donato Vitelli. - +39 347 5652809
“Brothers with a full surgery, including X-Ray and Operating Theatre in;
Via Puccini, 2
Mon - 16.30 - 19.00
Wed - 16.30 - 19.00
Fri - 11.00 - 13.00
Franceso has small surgeries in;
Montalbano Jonico (MT) just up from Gatto e Volpe pizza place.
Sat - 16.30 - 19.00
Scanzano Jonico (MT)
Via Fratelli Cervi, 22
Tues - 16.30 - 19.00
Thurs - 16.30 - 19.00
Fri - 16.30 - 19.00
Sat - 11.00 -13.00
Donato also has a surgery in Pisticci - but I don't know where or when”
Ambulatorio Veterinario Chimera,
Via Crispi Francesco 51 - 15011
Acqui Terme (AL)
Tel: +39 144 320943
Clinica Veterinaria,Urbanizacion Reina Sofia,
Coin, (Opposite Mercadona supermarket)
Tel: +34 952451242.
Ask for Ana Morales, she speaks English
Clínica Veterinaria Málaga Amik
C/ Epicuro, 4
English is spoken here
Calle de Lope de Rueda
252 PUERTO DE LA TORRE,
29190 Málaga, Spain
Tel. +34952 43 20 29
Email : email@example.com
Av. de Llorenç Puig,
24 08840 Viladecans
Comments: “Vilavet in Spain is wonderful, all the vets treat the animals they see as if they were their own,and handle them with such care. I have lived in spain for 13 years and have used them ever since I found them 12 years ago.”
L'Hospital Veterinaris, Xativa,
C/ Carlos Sarthou, 2,
Tel +34 962 047 474
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/hospitalveterinaris
“Alba Ramon is the partner in this excellent practice who specialises in leishmania “
Clinica Veterinaria Quatre Camins.
+34 977 580 366. (Emergencies 699 487 176).
They have lots of experience at treating leish. They speak very good English
Veterinarske ambulante za male živali Max
Dolenjska cesta 250
Tel.: 01 366 65 44
Veterinarske ambulante za male živali Max
Muzejska pot 2
Tel.: 059 940 488
“If anyone happens to find themselves (and their loved ones, of course) in Slovenia, I can only recommend visiting Nuša Schumet .”
Langford Veterinary Hospital-University of Bristol
Langford House, Bristol, BS40 5DU
Tel.:0117 928 9420/9447
Langford vets have some of the most accurate data in the UK regarding antibody (titre) levels of dogs with Leishmaniasis. Even if you do not take your dog to this veterinary practice, it is recommended that your dog's blood is sent here for the most accurate readings of leish infection.
Edinburgh University Small Animals Vet Centre
Experienced vets who have several on-going cases
Tel. 01733 333 444
01733 333 433
Comments: They already have a dog with leishmania on their books
St. Ives, Cambridge
Tel. 01480 300389.
Comments: “The head vet is Greek and knows about Leish”
4 Beechview Parade
Crowborough, East Sussex
Sparrows Green Road
Wadhurst, East Sussex
“Our vet in the UK applied for the licence and charged us £350 for one months supply (of treatment meds).They have been amazing if you are in East Sussex I can well recommend them”
N.B. They also have surgeries in Kent, see their website. http://www.culverden.co.uk/
Downland Vet Group
118 Victoria Drive
Tel: 01243 841111
Vet Becky Robinson
Wylie Veterinary Centre
196 Hall Lane
Tel 01708 251200
One of the senior partners is called Morkel Pienaar. He has some experience of treating a dog with Leishmaniasis and is happy to work with other vets who can help.
Humberto Abreu who worked in Portugal for 10 years before coming to the UK. Frankie was the first dog diagnosed with Leish at Wylies in July 2013 but they now have another 2 or 3 dogs there with the disease.
West Bar Vets
19 West Bar Street,
Tel: 01295 262332
Christopher Day - Holistic vet, Homeopathic vet, Acupuncture vet, Herbal vet, Chiropractic
Tel.: 01367 710324
(from the website) 40+ yrs of experience in the field, travelling not a problem.
Garston Veterinary Group
Tel.: 01373 452225
The vet is Andrea Gramser. She qualified in Madrid and worked in practice in Alicante before moving to Somerset. She has a Galgo Español herself which she has treated for leishmania most of his life.
Tel 01543 262464/262433
Blackberry Veterinary Clinic,
Tel. 01342 870972
The man to speak to is Nico Maritz
Oak Barn Vets
East Shalford Lane
Tel. 01483 455355
Comments: “My vet is very clued up on Leish and has good contacts with Bristol Hospital. She has pulled out all the stops to help Scoobie and he is a different dog now, full of energy