Meet the team

Veterinary Surgeons

Ian Firth

Melanie Farmer

Veterinary Surgeon Bvet Med MRCVS Mel joined the practice in August 2016 after qualifying from the Royal Veterinary College. Mel has a particular interest in rabbit medicine and enjoys all aspects of surgery. In her spare time Mel enjoys looking after her guinea pigs and running, often taking part in charitable fundraising events.

Joanne Harrison

Bvet Med Cert SAM MRCVS Jo qualified from the Royal Veterinary College (London) in 1993. Upon qualification¬†Jo started her career working in a small animal practice and has worked as a head veterinary surgeon for a number of years. In an effort to provide a higher standard of care for her patients Jo took the… Read more »

Veterinary Nurses

Chloe Allnutt

Laura Isaac

Kate Clifton

Matthew Harrison

Registered Veterinary Nurse/Practice Manager RVN Matthew began nursing in 1995 after leaving school and qualified as a veterinary nurse in 1997. Matthew spent 7 years working in referral practices that specialise in soft tissue surgery, orthopaedics, internal medicine, oncology, diagnostic imaging, neurology, anaesthesia and dermatology. Matthew has a special interest in anaesthesia and soft tissue… Read more »

Teale Ashton

Veterinary Nurse SVN Teale joined the practice as a student veterinary nurse in November 2016 and is due to start her training in September 2017. In her spare time, Teale enjoys cuddling her dogs and relaxing watching movies with her friends.


Stephanie Badger

Adel Baranyai

Receptionist Adel joined the practice in April 2016 as a receptionist. Adel enjoys all aspects of her job but particularly loves cats. In her spare time, Adel enjoys taking part in Kangoo classes. She is also a car enthusiast and enjoys following the motor sports.

Lisa Jones

Receptionist Lisa joined the practice in May 2012 as a receptionist. Lisa has now reduced her hours to remain as a weekend receptionist whilst still being able to spend time at home with her daughter.