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Cessnock Vet Centre & Hospital
193 Wollombi Road
Cessnock
NSW 2325

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02 49912377

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Shop 16 Kingsway Plz, Barton St
Kurri Kurri
NSW 2327

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  • Renae
    Practice Manager, Head Nurse

    Renae began nursing for CVH in 2007, she is now one of our most experienced nurses and after many years of dedication and hard work holds the position of both Head nurse and Practice Manager. Renae keeps the clinic running smoothly behind the scenes as well as providing valuable knowledge and guidance to our nursing team.  

    Renae has an active young family who enjoys the company of their family pets:

    * Scout a Kelpie
    * Penny the Cat 

    Renae regularly participates in her local surf life-saving clubs activities.




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  • Maddie
    Lead Nurse, Senior Veterinary Nurse

    Maddie has been an asset to our team since 2015, excelling in critical care and emergency management.

    Maddie thrives in a busy atmosphere, taking her role as our lead nurse as an opportunity to constantly improve our services and patient care. As well as building a strong bond between our nursing staff, ensuring everyone operates as a team. 

    Maddie's household includes:
    * Tonka the Dane cross
    * Chicago the French Bulldog
    * Mittens the Cat
    * Calippo the Budgie 
    * And a flock of silkie chickens!



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  • Kelly
    Senior Veterinary Nurse

    Kelly Gill has been a dedicated member of the Cessnock Veterinary Hospital since 1998, as our most experienced nurse she is a valuable resource for knowledge and a strong leader in the team!

    Kelly is the spearhead of our Puppy Pre-school program, her wealth of experience working with dogs makes her the perfect fit to teach you and your puppy all you need to know to ensure a happy, healthy life together!

    When Kelly isn't in the clinic she is also a professional animal trainer for television and film, and is the proud owner of "The Wonderdogs", a team of talented Border Collies, who travel all around Australia as regular participants at major events, performing complex trick shows and education for the public.  Kelly has trained animals for hundreds of television, advertising and film roles.

    Her talented Border Collies have become easily recognisable from their appearances in television commercials including advertisements for Freeview TV, Jeep Cars, Kraft Cheese, Fujitsu Air-conditioning, RSVP, Refresh Plus, Commonwealth Bank and many many others.
    Most weekends see Kelly competing with her dogs in Obedience & Agility competitions. Having achieved over 300 titles including Two Obedience Championships and Three Agility Championships.
    Kelly is a highly professional, hardworking & a completely irreplaceable nurse!

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  • Lesley
    Senior Veterinary Nurse

    Lesley has been a Veterinary Nurse at Cessnock Veterinary Hospital since 2010. She is a highly skilled nurse with a wide array of skills within veterinary care as well as behavior and training. 

     Lesley is a keen dog trainer, competing in trials for agility and obedience. She is also an avid horse rider, competing in polo cross and participating in her local pony club with her children. 

    Lesley owns three dogs:

    * Dove a Kelpie
    * Cinch a Border Collie
    * Whip a Jack Russel Terrier 




    When Kelly isn't in the clinic  she  is also a professional animal trainer for television and film, and is the proud owner of "The Wonderdogs", a team of talented Border Collies, who travel all around Australia as regular participants at major events, performing complex trick shows and education for the public. 
    Kelly has trained animals for hundreds of television, advertising and film roles. Her talented Border Collies  have become easily recognisable from  their appearances in television commercials including advertisements for Freeview TV, Jeep Cars, Kraft Cheese, Fujitsu Air-conditioning, RSVP, Refresh Plus,  Commonwealth Bank and many many others. 
    Most weekends see Kelly competing with her dogs in Obedience & Agility competitions. Having  achieved over 300 titles including Two Obedience Championships  and  Three Agility Championships.
    Kelly is a highly professional, hard working & a completely irreplaceable 
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  • Jade
    Veterinary Nurse
    Jade has begun nursing for CVH in 2016, coming from an equine nursing background to our busy mixed practice. 

    Jade is a positive and hardworking member of our team, always going to extra mile to help a patent, client or staff member.  

    Jade has quite the collection of fury friends:

    * Ruby a Jack Russel Terrier
    * Missy Moo a ferret
    * Indy a ferret
    * And Shiloh the horse

    Jade has a keen interest in women's football and fitness. 


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  • Megan
    Senior Veterinary Nurse

    Megan has been a member of our team since 2014, she a passionate and driven nurse who is often the clinic advocate for our Australian wildlife and exotic species. 

    Megan has a special interest in reptiles, she is often called out in her spare time to remove venomous snakes from residential areas to be safely released elsewhere. 

    Megan's fury, feathery and scaly friends include:

    * Gus a Dane cross
    * Matilda the Gallah 
    * Martini the Olive Python 
    * Jed the Simpson Python
    * And a flock of chickens!


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  • Sienna
    Veterinary Nurse

    Sienna joined our team in 2018, a hardworking animal enthusiast with a passion for learning and the drive to provide excellent care for our patients. 

    Sienna has recently finished her studies to become a Veterinary Nurse and is dedicated to perfecting her role in the veterinary industry.

    Sienna shares her home with a Golden Retriever called Chai. 

    Sienna and Chai enjoy weekends on the beach together.

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