Our Vet Team

Caring for your pets as if they were ours

Dr Jonathan Carr BVSc MRCVS

Director.
Jonathan is the longest serving veterinary surgeon in the practice, originally working with Frank Noble in Dawlish until he retired. Jonathan is the senior vet at the Teignmouth surgery, his role mainly being the day to day first opinion consulting at Teignmouth and general surgery. He has an interest in skin disease but prefers not to specialize, enjoying consulting as it enables him to meet clients on a regular basis. Jonathan in association with the senior staff at the other surgeries tries to keep a lid on the day to day paperwork issues and more strategic planning.

Rod McGregor BVSc CertVOphthal and CertSAS MRCVS

Director, Orthopaedic and soft tissue surgeon and Ophthalmologist.
Rod McGregor studied veterinary medicine at Edinburgh University, qualifying in 1989. Initially he worked in mixed practice but interests in ophthalmology and surgery guided him into working exclusively in small animal practice. He understudied ophthalmology for four years with the Eye Veterinary clinic in Herefordshire, gaining his post graduate qualification in ophthalmology in 1997. He followed this with a further post graduate qualification in small animal surgery in 2002, gaining training experience at Willows Veterinary Hospital in the Midlands. Rod carries out all of the major surgical and ophthalmic procedures in the practice and also takes referrals from neighbouring practices.

Dr Graeme Earle BVSc MRCVS

Director
Graeme Earle is one of our Torquay Veterinary surgeons, he qualified from Bristol University in 2000 and initially worked at our surgeries in Dawlish and Teignmouth. He is originally from the Exeter area and is keen to stay and work in what is one of the loveliest parts of the country. Graeme has been heavily involved in our nurse training programs over the years and is very experienced in small animal general practice.

Dr Rosie Brandon BVSc CertVD CertVC MRCVS  RCVS Advanced Practitioner in Small Animal Cardiology

Director, Cardiologist and Dermatologist
Rosie qualified from Bristol University in 1989 and has two post-graduate certificates in Cardiology (Heart problems) and Dermatology (Skin Problems). She is a RCVS Advanced Practitioner in Small Animal Cardiology having proved her experience and expertise by examination in this subject. Rosie is also involved in the running of ‘Heartvets’, a referral service offered by Dr. Mark Patteson a diploma holder and internationally recognised specialist in Veterinary Cardiology. Rosie works in our Teignmouth and Torquay surgeries.

Dr Christopher Bamford MA VetMB MRCVS certAVP PgCertVBM

Director
Chris graduated from Cambridge in 2008 and moved to Bay Vet Group in 2013. Chris designed and runs our Paignton surgery. He has special interests in small animal nutrition and dentistry. He has developed our own brand of Grain Free cat and dog food Food4MyPet. Chris performs most of the practice’s dental work at Paignton and Dawlish. Chris has been awarded the Royal College Certificate of Advanced Veterinary Practice demonstrating advanced study and experience. He also has a Post Graduate certificate in Business Management from Liverpool University and he is completing his European School for Advanced Veterinary Studies Certificate in Dentistry at the University of Luxembourg. Chris has a regular phone in show on riviera.fm where he answers pet related questions.  Chris is also the manager of VetSite.net who provide this website and Bay Vet Group’s Webshop.

Dr Emily Stoker MRCVS certAVP 

Veterinary Surgeon.

I graduated from the RVC in 2012 and worked at a small animal referral Hospital for four years in Wiltshire before migrating down to Devon with my boyfriend and family of animals. I am mostly based at the Paignton branch of Bay Vets. I have a particular interest in dermatology and small animal medicine and am working towards my BSAVA medicine certificate.

In my spare time I like to do yoga and go for long dog walks with my Labrador, ernie and my rescued Egyptian street dog, Roo.

Jane Glover-Hill MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon.

I qualified in 1999 from Liverpool University. I initially worked in a mixed practice, with a lot of horses and even co-authored a  book Vet Clinic Horses, by Hamlyn. After starting a family we headed to Devon, to be closer to Cornwall. (sorry I am Cornish at heart!)  I enjoy all aspects of surgical and medical veterinary medicine. My main interests include pain management especially in geriatric patients, acupuncture, cardiology and ultrasonography, especially of the abdomen and heart.  I also teach sailing and have been a RYA qualified sailing instructor for over 21 years, and teach sailing every Friday evening from April to July at Starcross Yacht Club.. We have a great junior section at Starcross Sailing Club and regularly get well over 60 children out on the water.   I am also a partner in a small business Gardner and Hill (www.gardnerandhill.co.uk), selling high quality photographic homewares which I run with a colleague in my spare time. Any other free time revolves around my family, and my cat and dog, singing in a local choir, playing the flute and recorder in a small instrumental group, swimming, sailing and walking.

Dr Selapiso Mosinyi MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon.

Selapiso (Sel) graduated from Glasgow University in 2016. She moved down to sunny Devon and started working for Bay Vet group in 2018

She loves all aspects of veterinary medicine, and being part of the team. She enjoys exploring the lovely Devon countryside, and lives at home with her handsome Russian tortoise.

Dr Rosanne Glasper MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon.

Rosanne graduated from Bristol University in 2010 and has worked in various small animal practices across Devon ever since. She joined Bay Vet Group in April 2019 and is based mostly at the Teignmouth branch. She has a keen interest in general medicine and dermatology. When not at work she keeps herself busy chasing around after her two young boys and her crazy spaniels! She loves the great outdoors; walking on the moors and getting out and about on the water whenever she can.

 

Dr Harriette Hood

Dr Harriette Hood MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon.

I graduated from the Royal Veterinary College in London in 2018 and then went on to join the Bay Vet Group team as part of the new graduate programme. I have a particular interest in surgery and started my Advanced Practitioner Certificate in January. In my free time I enjoy exploring the best places to eat out in Devon, going to the gym and taking my little Westie Jess and Puppy Pippin for dog walks on the beach.

Dr Melanie Hackett MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon.

I graduated from the Royal Veterinary College in London in 2018, after this I joined the Bay Vets team through the New Graduate Programme and have been here since. I have a particular interest in Cardiology and have recently started my Advanced Practitioner Certificate. 
I have two cats Olive and Sophie and in my spare time I enjoy photography, cycling and playing the clarinet. 

Dr Iris Tapper MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon.

Hello! I’m Iris I graduated from the Royal Veterinary College in July 2019. I spend most of my free time walking in the beautiful Devon countryside with my two dogs Marley and Ava. I also enjoy yoga and Arco yoga

 

Luca Pascale MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon.

I graduated in Italy at the University of Padova in 2016.

I’m a vet with an endless love for all animals with the wealth of my experience with dogs, cats and rabbits.

Upon completion of my degree, I sought facilities with the intent of improving my skills in surgery and endoscopy and I am currently attending the GpCert programme of Veterinary Endoscopy. I am currently undertaking several courses and events in various veterinary fields in order to have a 360° view of the practice.

My main objective in life is to educate people in order for them to appreciate and respect their animals.

I have a good sense of humour and love entertaining and working with others. In my spare time I like sailing, watching live music and going to the gym.

 

Rosemary Dingle  MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon.

I graduated from Liverpool Veterinary school in July 2019 and moved back to my home county of Devon where I began my career as a vet. I joined Bay Vet Group in 2020 and have loved my time here so far.

In my spare time I enjoy coastal rowing and adventures in the countryside with my mental working cocker spaniel Roscoe!

Dr Harry Cobby MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon.

I graduated from the University of Bristol in June 2020. Shortly after graduating I joined Bay Vet Group and have loved my time here developing my veterinary skills. I really enjoy surgery and aspire to be a specialist surgeon. 

In my free time I love to sail, cycle, and play hockey. I also enjoy playing viola in orchestra. 

 

Claire Fleming MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon.

Claire graduated from The University of Bristol in 2020.
She started her career in mixed practice but moved to Bay Vet Group in the summer of 2021 to focus on small animals only. In her spare time Claire enjoys spending time outdoors and exploring the beautiful Devon countryside.

 

Daniel Letch  MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon.

I graduated from the University of Surrey in 2020, shortly before joining the Bay Vet Group team. I have a keen interest in surgery but thoroughly enjoy all aspects of veterinary practice. In my spare time I like to travel, go to the gym, swim and take long walks exploring the countryside.  

 

Sarah North  MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon.

I graduated from the University of Bristol in the summer of 2021 and joined Bay Vet Group as part of the new graduate programme. I am enjoying learning about all aspects of veterinary practice and I have a particular interest in surgery and cardiology. In my spare time, I enjoy walking the Devon countryside with my partner, pottery and dance. I also enjoy helping on my brother’s dairy farm, especially during calving season!

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GLOBAL SHORTAGE OF CAT VACCINES

Unfortunately due to a combination of Covid restrictions and a huge surge in cat ownership across the world there is now a global shortage of cat vaccines. To ensure we can protect as many cats as possible with the limited doses available we are prioritising kitten...

Coronavirus update 12/09/21

We have taken the decision to now allow a limited number of people into our surgeries. One client per pet will be allowed into the consult room if you wish. We are happy to continue providing a kerbside consultation service for those clients who wish to still be seen...

Coronavirus update 19th July

With the rising coronavirus cases locally and nationally we have taken the decision to continue providing our services as we have been for the past few months. We will continue to operate a closed door policy at our Dawlish, Teignmouth and Paignton surgeries to reduce...

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If you require urgent veterinary treatment please call your local branch surgery or our emergency phone number 01626 862020

Chelston

01803 605675

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Dawlish

01626 862020

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Newton Abbot

01626 247999

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Paignton

01803 467999

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Mon-Fri: 8-7
Sat: 8-4
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Teignmouth

01626 778882

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Torquay

01803 314940

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