ALERT: 
  The Pet Blood Bank are coming on Thursday 17th January

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

Pet Blood Bank

Pet Blood Bank

The Pet Blood Bank will be here on Thursday 17th January. If you would like your dog to donate, please contact them on 01509 232 222. They especially need blood group negative donors: Dobermanns, Greyhounds, Boxers, German Shepherds, Flat-Coated Retrievers, Airedale Terriers, Weimaraners, Lurchers, American Bulldogs, Pointer (English) and English Bull Terriers. Dogs must be over 25kg and between 1-8 years old.

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!

Reverse Sneezing

Reverse Sneezing

Does your dog make a weird snorting choking sound sometimes? It could be Reverse Sneezing. Click on the photo for more information

Pet Plan Awards

Pet Plan Awards

Pet Plan Award nominations are now open! Have our vets, nurses or receptionists gone above and beyond to help you or your pet? If so, you can nominate them for a Pet Plan Award. Click on the image above for more details. The closing date is 25th January