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  The Pet Blood Bank are looking to recruit certain breeds, please see our News section for more details

Meet the Staff - Admin


Janet White

Janet White


Office Administrator

Janet has been with the Practice since 1991, when the practice was Bacon & Hopkinson, and was initially a receptionist. She is now our Practice Administrator, responsible for the financial and administrative side of the practice. Her interests include travel, reading, gardening, and likes spending time with her grandchildren.

Sharon Pine


Insurance Administrator

Sharon qualified as a Veterinary Nurse in 1989. She worked in Oxfordshire and Berkshire before moving to Derbyshire in 1999. She joined the Practice in 2008 as our first dedicated Insurance Administrator. Sharon is married (to Nick the vet) and has 2 children and a dog (a Sprollie) called Archie. In her spare time (when is that? she asks) she enjoys running, walking Archie and relaxing!
Sharon Pine

Do you know what Flea Dirts look like?

Do you know what Flea Dirts look like?

These are flea dirts in the fur of a cat. We are seeing this a lot at the moment. Please click on the photo to find out more about fleas and how to control them.

"This is a Super Practice"

"This is a Super Practice" - the verdict of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons after they inspected our Practice. Click on the photo for more details!

Microchipping

Microchipping

All dogs and cats should be microchipped, and it's compulsory for all dogs over the age of 8 weeks. It's very important to keep your contact details up to date eg if you move house. Please click the photo for more information about microchips. It costs just £12 for us to chip your pet.

Time for a Treat?

Time for a Treat?

Do you give treats to your pet? 86% of use do - check our handy guide to see which treats to avoid, and which you can give with a clear conscience!