Senior Vetinary Surgeon/Owner

Anne grew up on a dairy farm in Scotland surrounded by an array of farm animals as well as many horses, cats and dogs. After graduating at Glasgow University Veterinary School in 1982 she worked as the house surgeon at the university for a year before moving south to work at the Royal Veterinary College…

Veterinary Surgeon

Claire graduated from Bristol University in 2008. She worked in a small practice, Nottingham for 3 years before joining Anne Nelson Vets in October 2012. Claire has a keen interest in animal behaviour, cardiology and internal medicine, as well as music, crafting, walking her dog and cuddling the inpatients.

At the age of one, Alexandra was already on her first real pony. All her childhood she was surrounded by cats and dogs, so it was an obvious decision to become a vet or join the mounted police…the job with the most passion was an obvious choice! Alexandra graduated from Ghent University in 2005 and…

Natalie graduated from the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies in summer 2014. As a new graduate she spent her first year based in Glasgow working in small animal first opinion practice. After a very quick year Natalie continued her career down south and joined Anne Nelson Vets in August 2015. Since moving Natalie has…

Sean loved growing up around animals thanks to his childhood dog Winston who was a Great Dane. He graduated From University College Dublin in 2014 with a keen interest in orthopaedics and reptiles. He gained vast experience in an animal hospital environment in Kent before joining Anne Nelson Vets. He is looking forward to gaining…

Practice Manager

Dawn qualified as a veterinary nurse in 1996 and after various permanent and locum positions she settled at Anne Nelson Vets becoming a permanent member of staff in 2003. In 2012, along with Karen Davison, Dawn took on the role of practice manager whilst also continuing to nurse part time. However she has since given…

Head Veterinary Nurse

Elle is responsible for leading the team of nurses here at Nelsons. She qualified as a Veterinary Nurse at the University Of Pretoria, South Africa in 1998. After which she worked in Cape Town for 2 years. Over the next couple of years, Elle travelled around America and Europe before joining Nelsons in 2003. Elle…

Kate joined Anne Nelson Vets in 2011 having completed her qualification and training in a practice in Ewell. She enjoys all aspects of nursing and completed the Pet Health Counsellor course in 2012.

Jo has been working for Anne Nelson Vets for many years and helps train Student Veterinary Nurses that are on placement as part of their degree.

Angela qualified as a Veterinary Nurse in 2006 and joined Anne Nelson Vets in 2012. She has a keen interest in Canine Behaviour Therapy and Training having worked for a behaviourist and trained her own Springer Spaniel in obedience, agility, and flyball.

Emily is a Veterinary Nurse from Melbourne, Australia, and qualified in 2010. Her moto is that our pets provide us so much joy it’s the least we can do to provide them with the best care possible. Emily has always worked in small practices in Australia and values the ‘family’ atmosphere this provides. She recently…

Receptionist

Adele started working as a receptionist in 2012 at the same time as her daughter went off to university. She had been a client of the surgery for over 16 years and feels honoured to have had the opportunity to see life at the practice on both sides of the counter. She loves coming to…