FarmVets SouthWest joins the UK’s leading production animal veterinary group.

FarmVets SouthWest joined the growing Origin group on Wednesday 9th December, giving further geographical coverage to the group’s veterinary practice network.

The Origin group includes some of the UK’s leading farm animal health businesses including Biobest Laboratories, Garth Pig Vets, Minster Poultry, Westpoint Farm Vets and Kingshay Farming and Conservation. The group continues to be focussed on supporting UK agriculture. “By working together, our professionals offer farmers the very best in knowledge, services, training and livestock health products” said vet and Managing Director, Matt Dobbs.

FarmVets SouthWest have practices at Ilminster and North Petherton in Somerset and Honiton in Devon. Their vet team are renowned for working closely with local farmers providing practical, hands on solutions to farmers across the South West. “ We are delighted to be joining Origin” said Eoghan McAlonan, a director of the practice. “ The Origin group deliver the highest standards in veterinary services to UK agriculture, and we will bring our farmer friendly services to further enhance the groups activities”.

In turn Origin plan to bring the wide benefits of group membership, including lab services, dairy consultancy and paraprofessional services, to further enhance the high level of service the vet team at FarmVets SouthWest provide to producers in Somerset and Devon. “ Working alongside our other Origin practices in the South West region, we can now offer all livestock producers our advanced services, ensuring their stock receive the very best in veterinary care” commented Jon Mouncey, Managing Director of Westpoint Farm Vets. “ Our group offer a unique approach to integrated veterinary services and by applying the latest technology and research we ensure that animal health and welfare is optimised, delivering real value for our clients in a challenging agricultural climate”, concluded Jon.

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