The old Co-op that is to become Dragon Vets has been fenced off with Heras fencing ready for conversion work to begin.
Good news indeed.
The proposed vets is intended as a small, primary care unit, dealing with minor procedures such as vaccinations, parasite treatments, micro chipping, neutering and dentistry. It is intended that any out of hours emergencies will be dealt with from the company’s base at Cheltenham Racecourse.
It is not proposed to keep any animals on the premises overnight. Clinical waste will be stored within the premises.
It is anticipated that the hours of operation will be 8am to 7pm Monday to Saturday. It is anticipated that there will be between 4 – 6 employees initially however this may rise depending on demand.
Plans listed below:
17/05200/FUL | Proposed change of use from A1 (food retail) to veterinary surgery (D1) | 8A – 8B Sopwith Road Upper Rissington Gloucestershire GL54 2NL – Permitted