Meet The Team

We are a small friendly knowledgeable team, offering a very personal service, getting to know you  and your pet as an indiviual 
  1. Jackie Tollerfield MRCVS
    Director and Veterinary Surgeon Jackie has a B.Sc. (Hons) Animal Science fromThe University of London and then went on to Glasgow Veterinary School graduating in 2002. She obtained a General Practitioners Certificate in Equine Practice in 2006. She started here at Dunton in 2010 and is proud to offer a dedicated 1st opinion GP Veterinary service. We currently look after more than 3000 dogs, 1500 cats and 200 rabbits.
  2. Clara Garcia MRCVS
    Clara joined the team in August 2009. She qualified as a Veterinary Surgeon in Spain in 2009. She enjoys all aspects of small animal practice but is particularly interested in dermatology and internal medicine. In her spare time she likes spending time with her cockatiel Bowie and travelling.
  3. Monica Bevan VCA SVN
    Monica joined the Team in 2015 bringing 10 years experience from a variety of practices and veterinary emergency hospitals. Monica is a fully qualified Veterinary Care Assistant (VCA) and has a HND in Equine studies. Monica is now currently studying towards her Veterinary Nurse qualification. Monica enjoys theatre nursing and has a particular interest in pet welfare and is always on hand to offer friendly advise.
  4. Michelle Fisher VCA
    Michelle joined the team in 2018 having 8 years experience at a veterinary hospital. She is a fully qualified VCA which she completed here at Dunton back in 2009. In the past Michelle has had several dogs, Staffordshire Bull Terrier being her favourite, along with a few other pets over the years.
  5. Chloe Rogers SVN
    Chloe started with the team in September 2017. Chloe already holds a qualification in Animal Management, and has worked with us on a voluntary basis for the last 12 months. Chloe has now become a permanent member of the team as Student Veterinary Nurse. Chloe has 2 Dogs, 3 Rabbits, A Tortoise, A Chameleon and a garden pond with Koi Carp.
  6. Helen Rowley ANA
    Helen joined us part time in 2015, having qualified as an Animal Nursing Assistant in 2013. She has a vast amount of experience in practice having worked in various other General Practices. Helen has a keen interest in exotic medicine and has 3 ferrets of her own, and 2 dogs; Pickle and Gomez. She also enjoys lab work, including microscopy and blood work.
  7. Michelle Fisher VCA
    Helen joined us part time in 2015, having qualified as an Animal Nursing Assistant in 2013. She has a vast amount of experience in practice having worked in various other General Practices. Helen has a keen interest in exotic medicine and has 3 ferrets of her own, and 2 dogs; Pickle and Gomez. She also enjoys lab work, including microscopy and blood work.

We are a RCVS recognised nurse training practice 

If you are interested in nursing or going to Vet school please feel free to email us your details and we will send you some useful information. We currently have 2 students working with us so we do not have any vacancies.