Winter is Here, is your Puppy Prepared?

While we don’t have snow storms or White walkers up in sunny Queensland during Winter, we can sure feel that cold bite on most days. As I write this, it is currently 7 degrees outside, I sit here at my computer with a warm cup of hot chocolate, a blanket around me and Luna the […]

Hello from Singapore

Earlier this year I was lucky enough to buy a puppy from you. We are the family from Singapore and the puppy is Richie More importantly just wanted to say how grateful we are to have Richie. I’m not sure if we are just lucky or all your puppies are just as amazing but he […]

‘Run for Life’ Dog Walk

Greater Springfield Veterinary is the major sponsor for the Greater Springfield Run for Life 2km Dog Walk to raise money for Westside Community Care. We would love for you to join us in showing support for this very worth and deserving community cause. The walk will take place on Saturday, the 24th of October at […]

Episode 3 – The Puppies Have Arrived!

After spending weeks walking around looking like she had swallowed a hot air balloon, Miss Rosie finally gave birth to her puppies last Saturday! We spent the last 2 weeks prior making bets as to how many she would have. Having seen 6 on her first ultrasound, the favourite prediction was 8. We all laughed […]

Episode 2 – Rosie is Going to Be a Mummy!

The results are in and our little Rosie is pregnant! For those of you who might not know, Rosie is one of the doggy mums involved in the Groodles Australia Project (see I would like to extend a big thank you to retriever dad J.D and his wonderful family for their contribution – everyone […]

Episode 1 – Introducing Yoda & Rosie

Our pets. What would our lives be without them. Probably blissfully fluff and drool free, amiright? *Up Top*. But in all seriousness, pets bring a richness and love to our lives like nothing else can. They are our loyal, loving companions, and in some cases our surprisingly consistent alarm clocks. They are our special gift […]

AVBA Business Manager of the Year

Here at Springfield District Vets we’d like to announce that our practice owner and principal veterinarian Jeannet Kessels has been awarded the Australian Veterinary Business Association’s Business Manager of the Year award. Jeannet was among an esteemed number of practice managers to apply for the award and was honoured to learn that she had been chosen as this […]

Deadly Parvo Outbreak

In the last month we have had an influx of THIRTEEN canine parvovirus cases. We normally would only see two to fourcases per year! This is a deadly virus which effectively sheds the bowel, causing vomiting, profound fever, weakness and severe bloody diarrhoea. Needless to say it is not our favourite illness to treat! We […]

New Website Goes Live!

Springfield District Veterinary Clinic is back online! After working closely with Intuito Web Design, we have been able to launch our brand new website. Retaining the same great information as our old website, the new website is now clean, crisp and modern. On our new site you will find a wealth of information including our […]

Greater Springfield Veterinary Hospital


Phone: 07 3288 1574
Unit 1/21 Technology Drive
Augustine Heights, QLD 4300

Our vets are on call
7am - 10pm, 7 days

Monday to Friday: 8am - 7pm
Saturday: 8am - 2pm
Sunday: After hours only -
Nurse in attendance 10am - 12pm

Springfield District Veterinary Clinic


Phone: 07 3288 1574
3/2-4 Woodcrest Way,
Springfield, QLD 4300

Our vets are on call
7am - 10pm, 7 days

Monday to Friday: 9am - 6pm
Saturday: 8am - 2pm
Saturday: Pet store 8am - 12pm
Sunday: After hours only

About Us

Springfield District Veterinary Clinic has been caring for the pets of Ipswich under the leadership of Dr Jeannet Kessels since 2006.

NATIONAL WINNER ASAVA Practice of Excellence Award.

FINALIST Qld Telstra Award.


All staff are excellent! Very helpful, even with difficult patients. They go above and beyond to make pet owners and pets at ease. I honestly believe that if it weren't for the brilliance and compassion of vet Pree and her offsiders (on a Sunday night), my boy would not have survived. Thank you guys, I will recommend your services to every pet owner I know.

Jen Hutchings

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