Welcome to Northwest Referrals, Leading Vet Referrals in Wigan

MRI Scans For Dogs & Cats

About Us

We are a leading Northwest Veterinary Referrals, providing services that are not commonly found in general veterinary practices. We have invested heavily in the latest state-of-the-art technology and equipment, to ensure that we can provide a premium service for veterinary practices, clients, and their small animals across the North West. If you are looking to refer a patient for an MRI, a CT, or surgery, we are here to help. We work with many veterinary practices across the Northwest to provide a first-class service to support your clients and their pets. If you are a pet owner looking to access these services for your pet, we are also here to help you. Please contact our friendly team for further information.

What do we do?

We offer an outpatient and referral service. Your veterinary practice can use our MRI & CT facilities as though they are your own, referring your cases to us to enable a seamless flow of care for your clients. We work with multiple veterinary practices across the region, we understand the importance of continuity of care, and pride ourselves on our delivery of high-level care. The accessibility of the service ensures minimal disruption to you, your clients, and of course, your patients.

Advantages to your clients


  • No waiting lists - animals can usually be seen within 24 hours
  • Results back within 24 hours of the scan (see terms and conditions)


  • We can work out timings to fit in with your client Convenient
  • Free ambulance service for pick-up and drop-off Accurate


  • Final report produced by RCVS European Specialists in Diagnostic Imaging

Advantages to Your Practice

  • Practise Dependent
  • You can offer MRI & CT scanning as an additional service
  • Staff benefits
  • Free CPD for vets and nurses
  • Your staff can come over to assist with the procedure if they want

We’re Here to Help, Refer a Case!

We are here to support you with your clients. Whether you have a dog that needs an MRI, or a cat requiring complex surgery, we are here for you. Our simple referral process will enable you to refer your clients seamlessly to us so that we can work together to ensure that your clients receive swift and professional service. To fill out a referral form today please click here or if you have any queries please speak to our friendly team today.