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Animal medicines improvement notice: Castlehill Veterinary Clinic - August 2019

Details of the improvement notice issued to Castlehill Veterinary Clinic, Dungannon, County Tyrone. Published in August 2019.


This notice was issued to Castlehill Veterinary Clinic.

The following contravened the Veterinary Medicines Regulation (VMR) 2013:

  • Failure to maintain adequate records of supply of veterinary medicines, contrary to regulation 23 (Records of the receipt or supply of prescription products) of the VMR
  • Supplies of unauthorised veterinary medicines without valid Special Treatment Certificates, contrary to regulation 27 (Supply of an unauthorised veterinary medicine) of the VMR

The improvements required are:

  • Evidence of recording must be provided to the VMD, with client & animal details, product, dose, volume, quantity and batch details
  • Evidence of the systems put in place for all unauthorised supplies to have valid Special Treatment Certificates must be provided to the VMD
Published 6 August 2019