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Meet the Team - Small Animal Vets

Jenny

Jenny qualified from London’s Royal Veterinary College in 2009 and joined the practice in 2013. A key member of the small animal team, we are delighted to have her back following her maternity leave.

Uke

South African-born Uke (‘Ee-ka’) came to the UK to study at Bristol University’s Vet School, qualifying in 2015 and joining the practice shortly afterwards. One of our small animal vets, outside work she is a keen traveller and enjoys adventure sports such as rock climbing and cycling.

Simon

Simon qualified from the Royal Veterinary College in London in 2005.  After working in various locations around the UK he settled in Cornwall in 2012 and joined Calweton's small animal team in 2016.  He is the father of three small people.  If he has any spare time it is spent on the golf course!

Claire

Claire joined the practice in 2016 having graduated from University College Dublin and enjoys all aspects of small animal work.  At home in Ireland she plays Camogie – a super-fast Irish version of hockey – and is already adapting to hockey Cornish style.  She is also a Gaelic football player.  She has a dog Bailey and a kitten Puss.

Bryony

Bryony qualified from Bristol Vet School in 2007 and has worked at Calweton ever since. An experienced mixed practice vet, she is a familiar face to our farm clients, and has a particular interest in sheep and beef production. Recently her primary responsibilites have been with the small animal team, as as she is expecting her first baby at the end of the year. Outside work she helps out on the family farm and is an enthusiastic gig rower.

Anna

Anna joined our small animal team in September, having qualified from the University of Nottingham. She is a keen horse rider and also enjoys playing badminton. She is looking forward to improving her surfing and learning to sail. She has a dog Tilly with whom she enjoys the challenge of attempting agility competitions!

Nursing

Tina

Tina has been an integral part of Calweton’s team since 1986, and has been our head nurse since the late 1990s.  Vital to the management of our Pets team, her wealth of experience and considerate nature ensures all our clients’ pets receive the best care possible.

Small Animal Administration

Jane

Jane joined the practice in 2012 and will be a familiar face and voice to our clients with pets.   Our senior administrator, she manages the small animal office and reception.