Terms and Conditions

Please be sure to read this agreement carefully, especially the disclaimers and limitations of our liability.

In using www.veterinarycentre.co.nz you are deemed to have agreed with the terms and conditions set out in this agreement.


Agreement to Terms and Conditions


We do not intend to make changes to these terms and conditions very often, but on occasion we may need to. In which case we will note the date of any changes made under terms and conditions.


You should check whenever you visit our site to ensure that you have read and agree with our most current terms and conditions. Any change in our terms and conditions will not affect any past use of our site, unless we are legally required to do so.




None of the content of this website may be reproduced, copied, used, communicated to the public or transmitted without the express written permission of The Straven Road Veterinary Centre Limited, except for the purposes of private study, research, criticism, review, or education, as provided for the in the New Zealand Copyright Act 1994.

For written permission to reproduce information on this website for any purpose other than personal use, please contact the author, where named, in the first instance or The Straven Road Veterinary Centre Limited: straven@veterinarycentre.co.nz. When information from this website is used in any context, it must be sourced to the website.




Works, including text, sound recordings, images, and artworks, are used on this site with the permission of artists, authors, donors and/or lenders of those works. The Straven Road Veterinary Centre Limited is committed to respecting the intellectual property rights of others. Every effort has been made to locate the copyright owners of material used

in this website. In cases where this has not been possible copyright owners are invited to contact The Straven Road Veterinary Centre Limited: straven@veterinarycentre.co.nz.

You are free to create links to our homepage: www.veterinarycentre.co.nz in a manner that promotes our objectives, but you are not permitted to create a hyperlink to any other page in the site.

The opinions expressed on www.veterinarycentre.co.nz are not necessarily those of the publisher.




We will endeavour to operate our site without interruption or error, with the exception of scheduled maintenance. However, we will have no liability to any user for an outage, disruption or cessation of the website or any part of it.
In no circumstance, to the extent permitted by law, will we be liable to a user of our site, for any loss or damage, however caused.


Any website may contain viruses, and you must conduct such test and virus scanning as may be necessary to ensure that this site does not contain any virus, trojan-horse, WORM, phage, trap door or any other code that has the effect of slowing, damaging, limiting or preventing the operation of any part of a computer.


Without limiting the foregoing, and to the extent permitted by law, all information on this site is provided "as is", without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. By using this site you acknowledge that you rely entirely on your own judgement in the application of information provided.





www.veterinarycentre.co.nz is primarily an information website, designed for current and future clients of The Veterinary Centre at Straven Road and Papanui Animates. We make every effort to ensure that the information published is accurate.

However, we cannot guarantee the accuracy of the content. You should use your own independent judgement to verify

its accuracy, reliability or any other matter. We also advise that you contact the The Straven Road Veterinary Centre Ltd regarding ANY advice given on this website that you require verification on.

We do not accept any legal responsibility for the accuracy for any of the content including advertisements placed on this website.

We reserve the right to make any changes to our website and its contents, without notice.

As this is a New Zealand based website, if you enter or use our site in any way, you agree and accept that New Zealand law will apply to any matters arising.


All other information on the site

The Pet Care information and articles provided on this website are designed to help you care for your pet in the best possible manner. However, the content of these articles is not a substitute for the specific advice that you would receive from a consultation with your veterinarian.


What should I do if I have a question or complaint?

If you have a question or complaint about our website then please contact us in any of the following ways:


You may complete our website contact form:

  • Veterinary Centre at Straven Road web contact form
  • Veterinary Centre at Papanui Animates web contact form

You may send an email to us at:

You may also write to:

  • The Straven Road Veterinary Centre, PO Box 8169, Riccarton, Christchurch

You may phone us on:

  • Phone: +64 3 348 9728