Consultations By Appointment: Monday- Saturday 9am to 10am,2pm to 3pm , 5pm to 6pm

Call Us: 091 841392

About Us

Lakeside Veterinary Centre is a 5 Vet practice that was established in 1984 by Pat Murphy, the practice has expanded over the years into a busy mixed practice and retail business.

The practice provides Veterinary expertise for both large and small animals in the town of Loughrea and the surrounding hinterland of south Galway.

Veterinary Surgeons:

Pat Murphy MVB MRCVS

Is the founding partner and brings over 35 years experience to Lakeside Veterinary Centre, he has a particular interest in Herd Health and Equine cases. He is always on hand to offer expert advice on vaccination protocols and dosing regime.

Seamus Tubridy DVM

Joined Lakeside Veterinary Centre in 2009 and became partner in 2015, he comes from a farming background and has a interest in small animal internal medicine. He has previously worked in New Zealand and Gort.

Paul McGann BVM&S

Rejoined Lakeside Veterinary Centre in 2017, he brings a wealth of knowledge. He enjoys working with both large and small animals, He has a particular interest in small animal surgery.

Marita Gordon DVM

Joined Lakeside Veterinary in 2017 after spending several years working in Co. Donegal. She enjoys working with  large animal having recently completed certificate in Dairy herd health. Marita also has an interest in small animal internal medicine.


  • Teresa Dillon
  • Teresa Hedderman
  • Lorraine Burke

They offer an invaluable back up to the 4 Vets dealing with calls, queries and the daily running of a modern busy practice.
They are alway on hand to assist on pet, farm animal and equine administration queries.