Jayne Andrews Receptionist & Pet Bereavement Councillor
Joined in 1992.
Jayne has been part of Parkhill Vets Ltd for over 25 years. She has developed a great bond with many clients and has gained a certificate in bereavement counselling in 2007, along with Hills pet counselling certificate in 2002.
Jayne also gained her City & Guilds Receptionist & Practice Management certificate in 2010 and also BHSAI qualified in 1976, after training at Tavad School of Equitation.
Here she is with Mavis the Pug.
Jill Johnson Receptionist
Joined in 2013.
Jill has lived all her adult life in Harrogate, originating form the North East.
Jill’s areas of interests include exploring what the world has to offer and goes everywhere with her camera. She also enjoys cooking and regularly spoils us with her wonderful baking.
Prior to joining Parkhill, Jill was the Branch Manager for an animal charity for nine years.
Here she is with Peter the rabbit.
Judith Moscrop Admin & Accounts
Joined in 2002.
Judith is a farmers wife and a Yorkshire lass through and through.
Her role is dealing with client account queries, general accounts and admin duties that ensure the practice runs smoothly.
Here she is with her Jack Russell, Barney.
Karen Darley Receptionist, Admin & Accounts
Joined in 1994.
Bianca DiClemente Receptionist
Joined in 2017
Originally from Leeds, Bianca came to us in 2017. She briefly went over to Canada in 2020 but decided she missed us too much and came back home!
She is one of our full-time receptionists and will likely be the voice you hear when you call us.
Here she is with her lovely boy, Blaze.
Julia Hardy Receptionist
Joined in 2020.
After 12 years working for an equine vet practice, Julia decided to try something new in August 2020 and join us!
She is a keen horse rider and has competed at British Showjumping for over 30 years. Since Covid Lockdown, she has focussed on dressage training with her horse Stanley.
Here she is with Bruno, the 9-week-old Miniature Daschund.
Beth Underwood Receptionist & Stock Controller
Joined in 2020.
From a small village in Lincolnshire, Beth moved to Yorkshire in September 2020 after falling in love with the county during holiday getaways.
She completed her A-levels and then went onto work at the RSPCA. Beth has a love for anything involving horses and dogs since reading James Herriot when she was a child!
Here she is with sweet Gracie!
Xanthe Baird Receptionist
Xanthe started out by helping the front desk every Wednesday since 2018! Then when Covid-19 hit, she really stepped up into her receptionist role when we dropped to skeleton staff, and never really left after that!
Xanthe has a great love for all animals great and small, owning a small menagerie at home herself with husband, John.
Here she is with her lovely Labrador, Olive!
Joined in 2021.
Another local lady, Amy grew up in West Yorkshire. She's always had a huge love for animals and has had quite the menagerie over the years.
Her particular interests lie in providing a gold standard front of house customer care to clients and their pets.
Eventaully, Amy would like to become an animal care assistant to get a little closer to animals and looking after them.
Here she is with her very bonnie Spaniel, Dot!
Shelley Rome Insurance administrator
Joined in 2011.
Shelley qualified as a Registered Veterinary Nurse from Glasgow Vet School in 1997 while working in practice in Motherwell.
After working in different practices around the country she came to work at Parkhill Vets Ltd in 2011 as a Receptionist / Registered Vet Nurse / Insurance Administrator.
A further move back home to Cumbria in 2013 meant she had to leave the practice but thanks to modern technology she could continue her work as Insurance Administrator, working part time from home using a laptop and the internet.
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