Barrowside Veterinary Hospital New Ross

Established over sixty years and based in Rosbercon, New Ross. Barrowside Veterinary Hospital serves the people and animals of the Barrow valley and greater New Ross area. We strive to provide the most up to date, cost effective veterinary care to large animals and pets alike in a friendly, relaxed environment. 

Our Veterinary Hospital is fully approved by the Veterinary Council of Ireland and boasts the latest in diagnostic equipment, from digital x-ray, monitored gaseous anaesthesia, in house haematology and biochemistry machines, ultrasound, scope, ultrasonic dental descaler and polisher, which when coupled with the expertise of our veterinary surgeons and nursing staff, ensures that all animals receive the very best veterinary care available.

We pride ourselves on keeping our clinical skills and high standards of veterinary care up to date so all our team members are constantly attending continued professional development courses and webinars, allowing us to provide the latest in veterinary treatments to your animals.

Meet The Team


Tony O Connor - MVB MRCVS Veterinary Surgeon/Director

Tony graduated from University College Dublin in 1988. Having worked in mix in Newry Co Down for two years he returned to his home town of Wexford for a further two years before settling in New Ross in 1992.


Michael Bernie - MVB Cert DHH Veterinary Surgeon/Director

Michael graduated from University College Dublin in 2005 and joined Barrowside Veterinary Hospital soon after, he went on to complete a postgraduate certificate in Dairy Herd Health in UCD in 2012.


Tómas Cooney - DVM Veterinary Surgeon

Tomas hails from Co Waterford and graduated from Warsaw University of Life Sciences in 2020, joining the team at Barrowside Veterinary Hospital in April 2020.


Cathy Toomey - MVB Veterinary Surgeon

Cathy comes from Lismore Co. Waterford and graduated from University College Dublin in 2021, she came to us in Barrowside Veterinary Hospital straight after graduating.


Mary McLoughlin RVNVeterinary Nurse


Breda Murphy


David O'Connor


Pauline Power


Billy Flynn

Why choose Barrowside Veterinary Hospital?

Professional & personal

We care for all animals

Industry leading equipment

Vaccinations to cover your pet

Follow us @barrowsidevets

Our Opening Times

Mon – Thurs : 8:30am to 6:30pm
Fri: 8:30am to 6pm
Sat: 9am – 5:00pm / Sun: Closed
24 Hour Emergency Service Available