We are a Referral centre that offer Orthopaedic, Neurology and soft tissue surgery with in-house MRI & CT.

Welcome to Northwest Referrals

We are a referral centre for advanced imaging and a range of surgery services for Dogs, Cats & Small Animals.

Boas Surgery

Boas affects so many of our pets so with our low cost solution we can hopefully help more pets. Our RCVS advanced practitioners are on hand if you need any advice or wish to refer case. To book please Click Here

TPLO Surgery

We have reduced our TPLO surgery down to £2495* as we have expanded our staff and facilities. We can now accommodate more and with the cost of living at the moment there is now better time. To book please Click Here.

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MRI Scanning

Please click here to find out more details about MRI Scans for Dogs, Cats & Small Animals and to request a booking.

CT Scanning

Please click here to find out more details about CT Scanning for Dogs, Cats & Small Animals and to request a booking.

Orthopaedic Referrals

We offer full range of procedures at very low cost..

Neurology Referrals

Our spinal surgery is at low fixed cost. To find out more..


Our arthroscopy is a fixed price with no hidden charges, click here to look at our price list

Ultrasound Referrals

Our RCVS advanced practitioner is taking ultrasound referrals. Click here to find out more..


Vets Submit A Refer Patient Form..

Our Latest News

dog with broken bandaged hind feet
Degenerative myelopathy (DM), previously known as chronic degenerative radiculomyelopathy (CDRM), is a progressive degenerative spinal cord disease. It causes paralysis of the hind limbs and can move forward along the spine Read more
canine dementia
While we tend to associate dementia with elderly people, dogs can also get dementia in their later years. Sadly, just like people, it can be distressing to watch and often deteriorates over time. However, proactive management of the condition... Read more
Phil; a 4 year old, male, cocker spaniel, was referred to Northwest Referrals with a painful neck. On examination his general mobility was within normal limits however this pain resulted in stiffness and reluctance to move the neck. Read more


Northwest Referrals was set up in 2008 to accommodate MRI scanning for Dogs, Cats & Small Animals in the local Wigan area. In 2010 we extended this service to the entire north west area. We added CT scanning to our facilities in October 2017 and we have now added orthopaedic surgery, Neurosurgery, sort tissue surgery, endoscopy and ultrasound.


We offer MRI and CT scanning for Pet referrals and out-patient services to vets and the public. Please feel free to look around our website and see what we can offer you, your clients and your patients. If you have any questions or need any help then feel free to contact us.

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