David spent the first 10 years of his professional life as a pilot in the Royal Australian Air Force. After serving on humanitarian missions in Australia, New Guinea and on active service with Australia and the United Nations in East Timor, David decided to spend more time with his young family and pursue his other passion of veterinary care. Since graduating top of his class from the University of Queensland in 2006, David has spent his time working in small animal practices, assisting in veterinary specialist centres and operating a mobile veterinary business before opening Warners Bay Vet. David maintains regular contact with veterinary colleagues and referral specialists around Australia and has a keen interest in small animal surgery.
Introducing Dr Tegan, one of our veterinary associates at Warners Bay Vet. Tegan grew up in the Newcastle area and after a couple of years in rural mixed animal practice decided to return home. Tegan loves all animals and has a special interest in behaviour and feline medicine. When not at work Tegan is enjoys bushwalking, rock climbing and relaxing on the lounge with her two feline companions.
Raylee is one of our Certificate 4 Veterinary Nurses. Growing up in country New South Wales surrounded by farm animals Raylee knew from a young age she was destined to work with pets. After finishing her TAFE studies and relocating to Newcastle, Raylee joined the team at Warners Bay Vet. In her spare time Raylee enjoys water sports and spending time with her partner.
Introducing one of our Certificate 4 Veterinary Nurses, Jessica. Jessica grew up in the Newcastle area and has always loved animals. Ever since she could remember she has wanted to be involved in the animal care industry. Jess has a special interest in surgery and offering advice to our friendly clients. Come say hi next time you're in the clinic!
Meet Jessica our new trainee veterinary nurse. Jess recently started her Certificate 4 in veterinary nursing and is now working part time in the clinic. She is enjoying all aspects of nursing and particularly loves meeting and looking after our clients and their pets. In her spare time Jess enjoys running on the beach and training Zeus her overzealous puppy.
Our staff are committed to excellence in the veterinary industry and aim to provide a professional, friendly and understanding atmosphere where we can look after your pets.