Emma Moss

Emma is our Head Nurse. She has over 10 years experience nursing in the UK and overseas and has worked as a locum nurse at WCVH in 2014 before becoming a permanent member of staff in March 2015.

Her training and studies were completed in the UK and she has worked in several Small Animal Practices as well as a Specialist Hospital before deciding to see something of the world and working as a locum nurse in South Africa and Australia.

Emma’s skills and experience are an excellent addition to our nursing team and her baking skills are equally welcome by all staff members!



Samantha Hincksman

Sam is around most days of the week, doing both nursing and reception. Sam has a certificate III in animal technology as well as a Certificate IV in veterinary Nursing, she has been in the industry for over 7 years. Her special interest is in exotic animals and wildlife, she has done further studies in wildlife rehabilitation and rescue, reptiles and exotics and emergency medicine. She also looks after the work experience program & manages the cattery at the clinic.

Sam has a very interesting animal family including three beautiful cats, Bowie & Brixton, and a friendly diamond python named Dartanian.



Annette Lawson

Annette joined our team in April 2015 while she was studying for her Veterinary Nursing Certificate IV. She has since completed this to become a fully qualified Veterinary Nurse and in addition to being an experienced human ultra sonographer. She has 3 dogs and an ever-expanding family of cats, as she is the go to person when a stray kitten is brought in.






Kylie Bouwmeester

Kylie has joined the team in January 2018 and has several years experience in the animal industry. She started as a volunteer at the zoo, and then went on to dog grooming and finally found her passion, veterinary nursing. She is currently studying to complete her certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing and her interests include nutrition of pets and behaviour. She has one dog, Roy a 16 month old Mixed Breed and 2 cats, Tommy and Maxie





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Hayley Downing

Hayley has worked in our cattery for quite a while but since leaving school has started her study for the Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing. So when a part time position in reception came up she joined our reception team to further her skills and studies. Hayley has a cat named Lexi.







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