Paragon Veterinary Group

Caring for animals for over 80 years

Paragon Veterinary Group is a Cumbrian-based veterinary practice with over 80 years experience in caring for animals. The name 'par-a-gon' refers to a model of excellence or perfection, and over the years we have gone from strength-to-strength to build up our reputation to the highest possible standards in our field.


We have taken steps to ensure we minimise risk to our staff and our clients during COVID-19

COVID-19 Certificate COVID-19 Information for Clients

We combine high standards of companion animal clinical veterinary practice with a commitment to nursing and all-round patient care.

Our busy equine team covers the full range from companion donkeys through to racehorses and top-flight competition animals.

Working out of centres in Dalston near Carlisle and Newbiggin near Penrith, Paragon employs highly experienced and dedicated farm animal vets

We offer embryo transfer services, sexing, IVF, semen collection and a residential unit to farmers here in the UK and Ireland.

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Latest News

Keep up with all the news and activity at Paragon!

12
Jan
What to do if you have an Equine Emergency

By Euan Hammersley

Euan Hammersley gives horse owners important advice on what to do if you have an emergency.

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16
Dec
12 Risks of Christmas for Pets

In the lead up to Christmas there are hidden dangers which catch out pet owners every year.

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08
Dec
Paragon's Vet Tech service making farmer's lives easier

In Farming

Cumbrian farmers are increasingly calling on a new type of service to help with essential tasks – the Vet Tech.

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04
Dec
When your competition horse performs poorly

It can be frustrating and worrying when your talented competition horse begins to perform poorly.

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