Dr Vicky Wade

Dr Vicky Wade & Ella

Dr Vicky Wade & Ella

Vicky joined the team as an inaugural graduate of the University of Melbourne’s Doctor of Veterinary Medicine masters degree; having also completed a Bachelor of Science with major studies in human pathology and immunology. A lover of all animals, Vicky has a particular interest in exotic companion animal welfare and medicine.

Vicky’s family consists of her three ‘oodle’ dogs, two Devon Rex cats and an eclectic assortment of birds. When she has a spare moment, Vicky enjoys obedience and agility training with her eldest pup, Pepito. She is pictured here holding a client’s guinea pig, Ella.

Dr Kristin Camp

Berwick Vet Dr Kristin Camp

Dr Kristin Camp & Frenzal

Kristin graduated from Virginia Tech in 2007. She worked in the States for four years and then did volunteer work in Africa and the South Pacific Islands. She moved to Melbourne with her husband in early 2014 and has recently joined our team.

Kristin had to leave her cat, Gladys, in the States with her parents so she is currently looking for a furry friend who needs a home. She is pictured here with a client’s dog, Frenzal. In her free time Kristin trains for Triathlons.

Emma

Emma joined the team in 2012 as our dedicated receptionist. She has an extensive background in the health industry, including managerial and administrative roles.

Emma shares her home with a sweet natured Boxer named Willow, and two cheeky ferrets, Chuggy and Millie. She is pictured below with Milko, the bunny, who came in for castration.

Belinda

Belinda joined the team in 2006. She is an animal attendant and oversees the weekly cleaning roster.

In her spare time Belinda enjoys visual arts, including photography. She shares her home with a rescued feline friend called Gamush, but is pictured below with Chilli, a client’s Jack Russell pup.

Nurse Teniele

Teniele joined our team in 2012. Her passion for animals, and her concern for their health and welfare, has lead her to become a trainee veterinary nurse. She is currently studying Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing and is aiming to graduate in 2015.

In her spare time Teniele enjoys spending time with her many animals at home, including her rescued kitten, Felix, and her Golden Retriever x Poodle, Marlee, with whom she is pictured below.

Nurse Christina

Christina joined the team in 2011 after working for several years in various branches of the animal care industry. She is a qualified vet nurse and she is vegan. Christina is a member of Sentient (The Veterinary Institute for AnimalEthics) and VALE (Vets Against Live Export). She also occasionally works as a sessional teacher of Animal Studies at a local TAFE college.

Christina is pictured below with her feline friend, Max, aged 18, whom had just recovered from a pinnectomy, which removed cancerous lesions from his ears.

Nurse Megan

Megan joined the team in 2010. She is a qualified vet nurse. She shares her life with an assortment of animals, including her horse, Archie, her Golden Retriever, Cooper, and her mini Dachshund, Schnitzel.

Megan is pictured below with a client’s dog, Harley, who came in for castration.

Nurse Casey

Casey joined the team in 2009. She brought with her a wealth of experience from her role at a cat rescue shelter and her involvement with a community farm. She holds a Degree in Biological Science from Latrobe University where she majored in genetics and zoology.

Casey shares her home with a rescued feline friend called Momo. She is pictured below with a client’s dog, Matilda, who is a German Wire Haired Pointer.

Nurse Mandy

Mandy joined the team in 1998. Her career in vet nursing began in the late 1990s and has included two years of emergency medicine and some time spent working in Tasmania. Her prior experience involved strapping for showjumpers.

Mandy’s equine friend, Dippy, keeps her busy outside of work. She shares her home with a boisterous Labrador called Zac, a three legged Mastiff called Bonnie and a 20 year old cat called Thomas. She is pictured below with a client’s cat, Maddy.

Dr Tracy Wong

Dr Tracy Wong Berwick Vet

Dr Tracy Wong & Savannah

Tracy joined the team in 2012. She graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2010 and started working at a small animal practice in the Western suburbs before beginning her time here at the Berwick Vet Hospital. Tracy has an interest in small animal surgery and internal medicine.

Tracy shares her home with a white Shepherd called Savannah, (pictured), and her feline friend, Mao, who was rescued at Christmas time in 2007 after struggling to survive on the streets of Melbourne.