Veterinary Nurses 

Juliette Valentine
Registered Veterinary Nurse & Head Nurse

Joined in 2014.
Originally from South Africa, Jules immigrated to Yorkshire in 2003.
She graduated from Askham Bryan College in 2014 with her Veterinary Nursing Degree.
Jules has a particular interest in wound healing and went on to gain her Wound Management and Healing Certificate (2016), Dentistry Certificate (2016) and Infection Control Certificate (2018).
Alongside managing her team, Jules is also a clinical supervisor and a wound care consultant.

Her main areas of interest lie in Wound Management and Healing, Radiography and Senior Patient Wellbeing.
Here she is with her late Swiss Shepherd, Calli.


Simon Brewin
Registered Veterinary Nurse

Joined in 2009.
Born in West Yorkshire, Simon came back to his roots after spending 10 years in Oxfordshire. Having gained his veterinary nursing diploma whilst working at Parkhill, Simon graduated from Leeds College of Animal Welfare in 2014 – making it into the 2% of male veterinary nurses.
Simon is a feline fanatic and strives to ensure that the practice maintains its feline friendliness membership with Internation Cat Care. He is also a clinical coach and enjoys teaching students.

As well as being a qualified nurse, Simon also has a combined BSc(hons) degree in  Applied Computing and Applied Biology.
Here he is with Pedro the cat.


Steph Ellis
Registered Veterinary Nurse & Phisyotherapist

Joined in 2012 – 2015, and then returned in 2017.
Steph graduated from Harper Adams University with a degree in 2010. She has worked in various practices, but has found her way back to Parkhill Vets Ltd.
Her main areas of interest are peri-operative care and intensive care.
Steph also gained a post-graduate diploma in physiotherapy in 2014 and now runs her own physiotherapy business
Here she is with her Large Munsterlander, Folly.


Emma Saxton
Registered Veterinary Nurse

Joined in 2014.
Emma was born and bred in Yorkshire. She completed her veterinary nursing training here at Parkhill Vets and graduated from Askham Bryan College with her Diploma in 2018.
Her main areas of interest are canine behaviour and theatre nursing.
Here she is with her Welsh Springer Spaniel, Barney.


Lucy Robinson
Registered Veterinary Nurse

Joined in 2020.
Lucy has recently moved back to Yorkshire from Edinburgh.
She qualified in 2018 as a Registered Veterinary Nurse and her main interests lie in nurse consultations and canine behaviour. Lucy's particular interest in canine behaviour developed when she rescued Dugal, as he came with a few problems of his own.

Here she is with her Spaniel, Dugal.

Lucy Hegan
Student Veterinary Nurse

Joined in 2017.
Lucy has lived in Yorkshire all her life and joined Parkhill Vets Ltd in 2017 as one of our first animal care assistants and she is now training to become a registered veterinary nurse! Her main areas of interest include Canine Behaviour, Neonatal Care, Intensive Care Patients, Radiography and Front of House Client Care.
Here she is with her Labrador, Jager.


Becky Hodgson
Student Veterinary Nurse

Joined in 2018.
Becky has lived in her home town of York her whole life. Her love of animals developed in her early twenties when she started volunteering at a dog crèche. She especially enjoys working with nervous dogs as it is very rewarding when their trust is gained and watch their confidence grow.
Becky has done a few Dog behaviour and Training day courses, as well as being animal first aid trained.
Here she is with the wonderful Bella.


Vicky McCall
Student Veterinary Nurse

Joined in 2020.
Vicky was born in Glasgow and relocated to Yorkshire a few years ago.
Whilst in Scotland Vicky ran her own dog boarding business alongside gaining her UKCC Level 2 Equestrian Coaching qualification.
Her main areas of interest are theatre nursing, radiography and nurse clinics.

Here she is with her two GSDs, Clyde & Leo.

Ezgi Domez
Student Veterinary Nurse

Joined in 2020.
Ezgi was born in Turkey and emigrated to the UK in 2002. Her love for animals fist became apparent when she was growing up with her dog Oreo.
Her main areas of interest are Canine Behaviour and Intensive CarePatients.

Here she is with Otto, the 12 week old Saint Bernard!

Robyn Ryan
Student Veterinary Nurse

Joined in 2021.
Originally from Kent, Robyn ventured up to Yorkshire at the beginning of 2020 and fell in love. Since then she has taken strides to fulfill her lifelong dream of becoming a veterinary nurse, starting as a dog groomer and then an animal care assistant.
Her main areas of interest are inpatient care and looking after our hospitalised patients.

Here she is with Archie, her Cocker Spaniel.


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