Comprehensive care by experiend vet
Relaxed environment for your pets
Comprehensive care by experiend vet

Animal assessments, pet prescriptions, referrals and more

We perform many treatments including animal assessments, prescription services, referrals and more. First Paw is here to lend a helping hand during difficult times and will always provide advice as to the best course of action when problems arise. Whether it’s for a routine check-up or something a little more serious, know that our friendly experts are available and here to assist. Our mobile vet service in Ivanhoe is ideal for anyone with a pet that doesn’t travel well or for individuals that struggle to organise transportation for themselves. Make a booking online today or give us a call to find out more about how we can help.

Expert assistance when you need it

Pet emergencies can be stressful, and that’s why the dedicated vets at First Paw offer a trusted call-out service to residents all throughout Ivanhoe. We’re a great option if you’re unsure whether a trip to the vet is necessary, as our experienced team can assess your animal on the spot and provide a second opinion as to what action needs to be taken. The mobile veterinarians at First Paw can perform general health assessments, dental and lump checks, vaccinations, allergy and arthritis injections, plus more. It’s all about providing professional guidance and total peace of mind so you don’t have to worry about a thing.
We have been rated 5 stars for our expertise & compassion
recommended x 36
professional x 32
team x 42
caring x 38
quality x 27
compassionate x 18
trust x 21
affordable x 14
How it works

It only takes 2 minutes on average to book an appointment with First Paw mobile vet.

  • 1

    Book a Vet Appointment Online

    Choose an appointment option from our available services. No pre-payment required.

    If you wish, email your pet’s previous history.

  • 2

    Prepare for your vet's visit

    A quiet room or confined area outdoors is ideal for examination. For small dogs a table or bench is helpful. For anxious cats, please confine them to a space where they can’t run and hide.

  • 3

    During the visit

    Upon arrival, the Vet will have a chat and take your pet's history. We will then conduct examination, and provide treatment & expert advice. Payment is required at the time of the visit and can be made preferably by debit/credit card or phone tapping.

  • 4

    After Care

    Receive your receipt and pet’s vaccination certificate by email, any veterinary referrals or pet medication scripts can be organised. Follow ups will be carried out in the subsequent days as indicated.

Meet First Paw's Head Veterinarian – Dr Laurence

Dr Laurence, owner of First Paw, strongly believes in being open and honest with clients. We are Your First Pawt of Call and believe our role as a vet is to assess your little buddy and then discuss all options with your pet’s wellbeing our number one priority.

Learn more about us

Using a mobile vet for the first time?

Learn what are the main difference between a mobile vet and a regular vet clinic.

Mobile vet
Regular Vet
Good for anxious pets
Appointments start on time & not rushed
Skip the traffic & save time
Regular check ups & vaccinations
Home euthanasia
Surgery/sedation procedures

Specialized Care for Senior Pets

As pets age, their healthcare needs change. First Paw provides comprehensive geriatric care, including pain management, nutritional counseling, and regular wellness exams to ensure your senior pet enjoys their golden years in comfort.

What's next?

Book an appointment with us, read our FAQs, check pricing or simply get in touch with us.