Introducing Our Practice Team 

Everyone at our practice is committed to providing you with the very best in pet healthcare. Our veterinary team bring a wealth of experience to the practice and have individually obtained high standards of professional qualification.


Jon Power
Jon Power
Veterinary Surgeon
BVSc cert AVP (vetGP) MRCVS

Jon has worked at the practice for over 25 years and gained his certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice in 2010. He has particular interests in Feline Medecine and Tortoises. Jon has 2 cats, 5 tortoises and 5 chickens! He is Honorary Veterinary Surgeon to the South West Tortoise Group (BCG-SW). At present Jon is spending his weekends walking the South West Coastal Footpath.

Maggie Franklin
Maggie Franklin
Veterinary Surgeon
BVSc GP Cert(Derm) MRCVS

Maggie has worked here since 2012 and gained her certificate in Dermatology, in which she has a special interest, in 2009. She lives locally and has 2 dogs.

Lauren Abbott
Lauren Abbott
Veterinary Nurse
RVN

Lauren trained here at the practice as well as at Cannington College. She qualified as a Veterinary Nurse in 2011 and now trains student Veterinary Nurses herself. Lauren lives locally and has a tortoise called Brian.

Susan Rice
Susan Rice
Practice Manager

Most of our clients know Susan well as she is often the first person they meet when they arrive at the practice. Susan is the Practice manager as well as covering the reception desk some of the time. If you need to talk about pet insurance it is Susan you need to speak to! Susan lives locally and has 2 cats.

Sarah Moncur
Sarah Moncur
Animal Anaesthetist
ANA

Sarah trained here at the practice and recently completed her certificate in monitoring small animal anaesthetics. She enjoys her nursing duties and also works on reception. Sarah lives locally and has a Labrador called Luna.

Hayley Pile
Trainee Veterinary Nurse

Hayley recently joined the team and is a student Veterinary Nurse studying at the Practice and on day release at Cannington College. It will take her at least 2 years to complete the qualification and become a Veterinary Nurse. Hayley also lives locally and has 3 cats.
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