Our Vet Team

Caring for your pets as if they were ours

 

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Dr Christopher Bamford MA VetMB MRCVS certAVP PgCertVBM

Director – Paignton surgery.
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 is also the manager of VetSite.net who provide this website and Bay Vet Group’s Webshop.

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Amy Luxton BVM&S MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon.
Amy is currently on maternity leave

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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.

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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.

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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, walking and enjoying

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Liz Watkins MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon.

 

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Melanie Ashwin MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon.

I graduated from the Royal Veterinary College in London and soon after, joined the Bay Vet Group team on the New Graduate Programme. I am enjoying the variety of the job and expanding my interests in different fields of Veterinary medicine and surgery. I grew up in Devon and I am really happy to be back after studying in London. In my spare time I am a keen photographer, I love playing the clarinet and really enjoying hiking.

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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 surgeries. In my free time I enjoy exploring the best places to eat out in Devon, going to the gym and taking my German Shepherd Kevin and my little Westie Jess for long dog walks.

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Victoria Pearce MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon.

I graduated from Liverpool Veterinary School in 2004. I then spent a few years in mixed practice and decided that I wanted to concentrate on all aspects of small animal medicine and surgery. I joined the Bay Vet Group team in June 2018 working part time. My life outside work mostly revolves around caring for my young family and mischievous cat Jack. I love the Devon countryside and try and spend as much time outside as possible.

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Alice MatthewsMRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon.

I graduated from the Royal veterinary college in 2017. I moved to Bay vet group in June 2019 after spending two years in Plymouth working in a veterinary hospital. I enjoy all aspects of medicine and surgery. Although I loved city life I have loved exploring the Devon countryside. I currently live with my one eyed adopted moggie Mor’du and spend my time outside of work surfing, walking and enjoying good food!

 

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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.

 

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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

 

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Dedicated

Our veterinary team are dedicated to treating your pet like their own.

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Our vets all ensure they are up-to-date with the latest treatment options by studying at home or on external courses.

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Our New Graduate Vet Programme is open for new applicants

We are still looking for a new graduate vet to join our friendly, enthusiastic team.  Working alongside our certificate holders and experienced general practitioners you will have a great opportunity to develop your veterinary skills.  We have run a new graduate...

We are recruiting – are you a super vet?

We have an exciting position for a friendly, enthusiastic vet to join our great team.  Working alongside our certificate holders and experienced general practitioners you will have a great opportunity to develop your veterinary skills.  For more information please see...

Our BRAND NEW Paignton vet surgery is now open

We are excited to announce that our brand new Paignton vet surgery is now open. Our Paignton branch is located next to Aldi on Brixham road. Our friendly and experienced team of vets, nurses and receptionists look forward to bringing a new type of veterinary practice...

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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

Opening times
Mon-Fri 9-11 and 4-6

Dawlish

01626 862020

Opening times
Mon-Fri: 08.30-6
Sat: 9-5 (NEW)

Paignton

01803 467999

Opening times
Mon-Fri: 08.30-6
Sat: 9-12 1-5
Sun: 10-4

Teignmouth

01626 778882

Opening times
Mon-Fri: 08.30-6
Sat: 9-1

Torquay

01803 314940

Opening times
Mon-Fri: 08.30-6
Sat: 9-1 (NEW)

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