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Hurleys Vet Tralee
Richard Hurley MVB MRCVS, Veterinary Surgeon Richard graduated from University College Dublin Veterinary College In June 1983. He immediately went into mixed practice in Co Donegal gaining expertise in bovine, ovine, and equine medicine. In 1985 he emigrated to Australia and specialised In Greyhound  and Companion Animal  Medicine. He also spent some time with world renowned equine expert Michael Sadlier on Warwick Farm Race Track In Sydney. In 1995 Richard built his own purpose built veter...
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Services

At Hurley's  Veterinary Hospital we provide the following services: Cyro-Surgery Cryosurgery is surgery performed by freezing the tissue to be removed, eg. doctors do it to remove verucas from foot or warts from hands. There is no surgery as such performed. Laser Treatment Hurley's Veterinary Hospital is excited to offer state-of-the-art laser surgery. Laser surgery uses an intense beam of light that is precisely focused to allow it to cut tissue, much as a scalpel does. The en...
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Pets Teeth Hygiene

Teeth Hygine
What dentists do for humans, veterinarians can do for pets. Veterinarians are specially trained in caring for and cleaning pets’ teeth. Removing plaque, pulling teeth, drilling, grinding, polishing and cleaning – it’s all part of the job. But ideally, pets will never have to worry about these kinds of treatments: Provided pet owners regularly clean their pets’ teeth and make sure they get a check-up once a year. Signs of poor dental hygiene in dogs There are some signs that could indicate ...
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Dogs owners urged to microchip pets

Vet Richard Hurley with Ruth O’Connell who is on work experience at the practice in Rock Street/Brewery Road. Photo by Gavin O’Connor
    TRALEE dog owners are being urged to ‘Chip It Check It’ as part of a nationwide ‘National Chipping Month’ campaign during September. The initiative highlights the benefits of microchipping pets and  reminds pet owners to make sure that telephone numbers and contact details are up to date and correctly registered for their microchipped pet. There are hundreds of offers for free  or cut-price microchipping available during the month.   “The dogs should be c...
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Rough time for puppies cruelly abandoned and left to perish

Rough time for puppies cruelly abandoned and left to perish
SIX shivering little seven-week-old collie cross puppies, who should have been snuggling up to the warmth of their mother, were instead abandoned in a box and left to perish on Wednesday night on a footpath at Riverwalk, Oakview in Tralee. Thankfully, a quick thinking female passerby immediately rang Jean Campbell of Animal Help Net in Tralee after she found the three male and three female puppie. "After I got the call I rang Vet Richard Hurley and thankfully he w...
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Hurleys Veterinary Hospital

If you are looking for a vet in Tralee, you have come to the right place. We also have veterinary supplies and pet items for sale online. At Hurley’s Veterinary Hospital we are committed to offering a service second to none. We are a state of the art veterinary hospital with the most up to date equipment and committed to ongoing education of all staff members. We invite you to explore our web site and discover the wide array of services we offer. At Hurley’s Veterinary Hospital your...
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