About

Locally owned and operated for over 40 years.

Happy people and healthy animals.

Aorangi Vets is a locally owned practice that has been serving the animal health needs of the Mid and South Canterbury and McKenzie Districts for over 40 years. From humble beginnings as a one vet practice based out of Geraldine, AVS now employs 40 people over three clinics in Timaru, Geraldine and Fairlie. We service Dairy, Sheep, Beef and Deer farms and provide high quality companion animal care.

Mission Statement – we are proud to deliver progressive evidence based veterinary medicine. We focus on preventative animal health to improve the lives of people and animals.

Vision – to be peoples’ vet practice of choice.

Core Values:

A - Act with integrity
V - Value and respect people and animals
S - Strive for excellence.

Why Choose a Career with Aorangi Vets?

We are a thriving practice in South Canterbury, with branches in Geraldine, Fairlie and Timaru. As a truly mixed practice we care for companion animals and service dairy, sheep, beef and deer farms, allowing our team to develop interesting and varied careers.