Our Services

at mercer and hughes veterinary surgeons

Welcome to Mercer and Hughes Vets

Mercer and Hughes Veterinary Surgeons offer a wide range of veterinary services, including routine vet consultations, free nurse clinics, specialist weight management clinics and our own in-house emergency vet service.

With the Vet

Our vets provide a full range of health care services for your pet from routine vaccinations through to visiting specialists and expert services

With the Vet Nurse

Our vet nurses provide free clinics where you only pay for the treatment you receive (no consultation fee) alongside specialist clinics

Emergency Vet Service

Mercer and Hughes provides a 24 hour emergency vet service for all our small animal clients at our Saffron Walden vet hospital where there are staff on site 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Specialist Pet Clinics

Cat-only clinics, weight management, senior pet MOTs, puppy socialisation and tortoise information events

Pet Health Plan

Spread the cost of helping your pet stay healthy and well. Our Pet Health Plans cover all the regular treatments you require including a year’s-worth of flea and worming treatment and annual boosters.

Hospitalisation and Overnight Care

Mercer and Hughes has a modern and air-conditioned hospital at Saffron Walden where we offer overnight hospitalisation and emergency vet services. The hospital is staffed 24 hours a day.

Online Pet Prescriptions

Order your pet’s repeat vet prescriptions online.

Pet Passports

Want to travel with your dog, cat, or ferret? Then you will need a Pet Passport.


Register for our online vet shop and receive 15% off your first order.