Veterinary Medicines Directorate

Safe use of animal medicines


You can confirm the registration status of our online retailer status by clicking the VMD link above are fully supportive of the VMD's acredited retailer scheme. Here are some links to parts of the VMD that may be useful

You can report a suspected adverse reaction or a side effect involving a veterinary medicine by clicking this link  this will take you to the online reporting site. Suspected lack of efficacy can also be reported this way.

Here is a link to the VMD Product Information page. 

Here you will find details of all veterinary medicinal products currently authorised in the UK together with a list of suspended and recently expired products

If at any time you have cause to raise an issue or complaint the first port of call should always be directly to me Simon Wetherald the owner of and naturally I will do my utmost to sort out any difficulties that may have arisen. You can also contact the controlling authority direct as a member of the public

The Veterinary Medicines Regulations 2011 came into force on 1 October 2011 and state, amongst other things, that POM-VPS and NFA-VPS veterinary medicinal products may only be supplied by a Suitably Qualified Person (SQP) from premises approved by the Secretary of State. Simon Wetherald is the senior SQP at  Simons SQP number is QE7129 and the premises from which all parts of the business are operated from is at  Wormers-Direct Green-tech Rabbit Hill Business Park Harrogate HG5 0FF  and has the registration number 2035333  Our registration status can be further examined on the VMD website

The equine animal health plan is administered by Simon Wetherald E-SQP ( No QE 7129) who is registered with AMTRA (Animal Medicines Training Regulatory Authority)  the scheme provides help and guidance to ensure the best protection for all horses cats and dogs with regard to worming and flea control. 

You can verify the credentials of our SQPs’ by visiting the VMD Register of SQPs   You can read more about SQP's here

Our VMD premises number is 2035333  

Should there ever be an need to complain about any part of our supply or service please email me SH Wetherald at or call on freephone 0800 331 7758 We hope we will be able to rectify any issues there and then but if for any reason you do not find a satisfactory outcome full details of how to contact the VMD are here

Our terms and conditions with regard to privacy and record keeping are avaialble in full here Ltd is a company registered in England and Wales with company number 6081924 Registered office and trading AddressWormers-Direct Green-tech Rabbit Hill Business Park Harrogate HG5 0FF