Royal College & VMD Registration

Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS)
Direct 4 Pet is the internet store of Black Cat Medicines Limited which is registered with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS), our Veterinary Premises Reg. No. is 7398663 which can be verified by calling RCVS on 020 7202 0707. 

This enables us to supply genuine veterinary medicines, which are exactly the same as the ones you can buy from your local vet. As we are an internet only company, we do not have a practice/surgery where people can bring their pets, so we are not listed in the find a local vet section of the RCVS website.

Veterinary Surgeon Registration
The medication we stock and dispense is under the control of our SQP/In House Veterinary Surgeon Stephen Gilmore BVMS BSc MRCVS 

RVN and SQP Register
Amanda Wright RVN & Registered RCVS Veterinary Nurse Ref: 6039757 and AMTRA SQP Certified Ref: QC51466

Christine McEwen AMTRA SQP Certified Ref: QC37199

VMD Registration
Direct 4 Pet / Black Cat Medicines Limited holds a further registration with the Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD). 

Our VMD Non-Practice Standard Scheme registration number is 2041443.

They are responsible for the regulation of Veterinary Medicines. We are not part of the VMD Accredited Internet Retailers Scheme as our Veterinary Practice registration ensures we operate to the same high standards required of all Veterinary Practices in the UK. The VMD through regular visits, ensure our standards meet those expected of a Veterinary Practice in relation to all Veterinary Medicinal products. Our Non-Practice Standard Scheme registration number is 2041443. We ensure these standards are maintained to the highest level so that genuine medicines are accurately dispensed and sold to all our customers to meet their needs.

It’s easy to order prescription medications with Direct4Pet in just four simple steps 

  1. Get a prescription from your vet
  2. Select your medication from our website
  3. Upload your prescription and confirm your order
  4. We check your order and prescription and dispense immediately


The Paws to Protect campaign from NOAH
NOAH the animal medicines association, aims to raise pet owner awareness of the importance of reading and following the packaging information provided with all veterinary medicines. Click here for their poster guide

You can read more about their campaign here