Veterinary Associates has had a long association with equestrian sport and overall animal health and well being. We are particularly proud of The Veterinary Associates Equine Hospital which was completed in July 2009. It is a state of the art facility with a superb surgical suite connected to two knockdown/recovery boxes. The hospital includes 2 spacious, safe treatment rooms and 6 boxes and 8 covered yards to ensure the safe and excellent care of your horse.
In terms of general day-to-day health management of your horse and pony our team of professionals provide excellent service. We have six vets available to come to your horse in vehicles that are well equipped to cope with anything from routine health checks and vaccinations to any emergency.

Specific services include:

  • Pre-purchase examinations
  • Lameness evaluations
  • Digital radiography
  • Ultrasonographic evaluation of tendons
  • Assessment of colic cases
  • Treatment of medical conditions requiring intensive care
  • All types of surgery
  • Endoscopic examinations/trans-tracheal lavage
  • Reproductive evaluations and artificial insemination including frozen semen
  • Dentistry
  • Hoof wall reconstructions
  • Chemotherapeutic sarcoid treatment

Visit us at 12 Sim Road, Karaka; call us on 09 2947307; or email us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Since 1968, PEL by Tru-Test Group has been at the forefront of rural development, bringing clever ideas to farmers and the agricultural industry.
Tru-Test Group, the company behind PEL, is a world leader in electric fencing and traditional fencing tools, helping ensure animals are contained and pastures are managed for sustainable, profitable results.

The company is also the world's leading manufacturer of livestock weigh scale indicators and milk metering equipment. Almost four out of every five livestock weigh scales and milk meters sold in the world today bear the name Tru-Test.

Tru-Test Group brands are available in over 100 countries. Visit the Tru-Test Group website for more information on the company, brands and products.

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Where are we?

Pointways Pony Club is situated on 1424 Alfriston Road, Manurewa

We look forward to seeing you all soon!


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