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1150 River Road, Hamilton, 3210

Opening Hours: Monday - Friday: 8.00am - 6.00pm
Saturday: 8.30am - 1.00pm
Sunday: Closed
Special Hours:Public Holiday Trading Hours
07 854 0526


Our Flagstaff clinic opened its doors in 1996 and provides vet care for your pet in the northern suburbs of Hamilton. The team are focused on providing the best care possible for your pet. We are able to provide a range of vet services including desexing and dental care.

Dr Monique Woods, Dr Yvette Winter, Dr Pippa Johnston and Dr Rebecca Coote are our wonderful, caring vets at Flagstaff, and will do their upmost to give you and your pet the best care possible. Eve, Amanda, Frankie and Allysha are right behind them with dedicated nursing care. We target the area of northern Hamilton.

We all share your passion for your pets and love seeing you all at Flagstaff!

After Hours Emergency Centre:

Waikato After Hours Emergency Clinic

576 Anglesea Street, Hamilton

07 839 5656


We will always put your pets health and wellbeing first and are very fortunate to work alongside a bunch of the most dedicated vets, vet nurses and customer care people in the country.

The expertise and the latest equipment and high level of staff training that is available ensures that this is the only place we want to work. We are proud of our pain-free policy that ensures that all pets go home post-operatively with long acting pain relief.

  • Full medical & surgical facilities
  • Experienced team
  • Consultations
  • Routine surgery
  • Routine treatments
  • Dental facilities
  • Emergency treatments
  • Cat & Dog Grooming
  • Dietary advice
  • Pet Supplies & food
  • Off street parking
  • Air conditioned clinic
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  • Dr Monique Woods
  • Dr Yvette Winter
  • Dr Pippa Johnston
  • Dr Rebecca Coote
  • Eve
  • Amanda
  • Allysha
  • Frankie
Dr Monique Woods

Dr Monique Woods


Monique has come to Pet Doctors Flagstaff after 10 years in the vet industry. She worked in the UK for 2 years and travelled around Europe, Africa and trekked in Nepal. She enjoys all aspects of being a vet, particularly enjoys dealing with cats. Monique loves her job because she loves making sure she's giving animals the best possible life.

In her spare time, Monique likes spending time with family & friends and restoring her house. She has a cat called Rooney who thinks he is a dog. He loves being the only pet and getting all the attention so they are not adding to the pet family anytime soon!

Dr Yvette Winter

Dr Yvette Winter


Dr Pippa Johnston

Dr Pippa Johnston

Veterinarian - BVSc

Pippa was raised in Waikato but briefly lived and studied in Palmerston for 5 years. She then returned to Hamilton and worked as a small animal vet for the past 4 years. Pippa enjoys building relationships with clients and pets and her special interests include dermatology and surgery.

Pippa has a 13 year old Labrador who still enjoys swimming and chasing a tennis ball. She also has Juno is a 7 year old rescue dog who she met and adopted in her first few weeks of working after graduating. Pippa enjoys travelling, sewing and swimming.

Dr Rebecca Coote

Dr Rebecca Coote

Veterinarian - Flagstaff

  • BVSc

Rebecca graduated from Massey University in 2008. She has been part of the Hamilton Pet Doctors team since November and is now based with us at Flagstaff as of July 2019.  She previously worked with Pet Doctors in Auckland and moved to the Waikato with her family late last year. 

Rebecca enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine and previously worked as the primary care vet for Guide Dogs and Customs Detector dogs.  She has a passion for dentistry, surgery and medicine. Rebecca saidThe Pet Doctors Flagstaff team is a lovely team to be working with and I'm really enjoying getting to know the clients and their beautiful pets.”

Rebecca loves the outdoors whether it is walking the dogs, going on a bush walk or playing at the park with the family.



Veterinarian Nurse and Team Leader

Eve is the Vet Nurse and Team Leader at the Pet Doctors Flagstaff, bringing with her over 15 years' experience and working at the clinic for 5 years. Eve is dedicated to providing pets with a high level of care and ensure that best care principles are followed. Outisde of work, Eve has two cats that keep her company. Eve will be more than willing to assist you with any questions you have in regards to both vet care and products for your pets. Ask for Eve at your next visit to Pet Doctors Flagstaff.




Amanda has completed a Bachelor's degree in ecology & zoology, as well as achieving a Diploma in Veterinary Nursing. She has worked in the field since 2013 and thoroughly enjoys working with pets & clients alike! Amanda's has a weak spot for fostering kittens and her two adorable cats, Claus & Nizzy, were former foster fur-babies! Come see Amanda in clinic today and let her and the team take care for and support you in your journey in caring for your pet.




Allysha, a Hamilton local graduated from Wintec with a Diploma in Veterinary Nursing 2016.

Allysha is dedicated to continuing her education, enjoys being able to educate owners and has a special interest in surgical and clinical nursing.

Allysha loves spending time with family and friends, snowboarding and getting away to spend time at the beach and on the boat for a little fishing.



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