We are have been based in Nottingham has been established for over 20 years with two branches based in Beeston, Nottingham and Ilkeston, Derbyshire. We are RCVS accredited tier one small animal practice with modern facilities offering exceptional client and animal care. We are a small animal practice in Nottingham, established over 20 years ago. Your pets are our priority and our skilled team of veterinarians and vet nurses are dedicated to providing the highest quality care for your animals.
Mark graduated from the Royal Vet College, London in 1986 and worked in a mixed small animal / equine / farm practice, (including practice ownership) during his first decade as a vet. Subsequently Mark has worked exclusively in small animal practice, in Chesterfield for 17 years and more recently in Nottingham. Mark is clinical director of Priory Vets, including MiNightVet, our out of hours service, as well as Forest Vets in Hyson Green. He has a special interest in all aspects of surgery and in particular orthopaedic surgery (bones etc.) His role includes monitoring of many aspects of the care provided; professional development of our team of veterinary nurses and veterinary surgeons as well as assisting with the general management of the organisations. Mark divides his working time between the two practices. He has recently started playing in a brass band which absorbs any free time left after the needs of my family.
Tim Guyott BVM BVS MRCVS
Tim graduated from Nottingham University in 2015. He enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine, especially surgery and imaging, having worked for a year in a busy practice in London before moving back to Nottingham. Outside of work Tim enjoys cooking, listening to and playing music. Between himself and his family at home in London they have an English Springer Spaniel, two cats and two guinea pigs.
Natalie Scroggie BVM BVS MRCVS
Natalie qualified from Nottingham Vet School and liked the area so much that she decided to stay. She has strong interests in emergency and critical care, soft tissue surgery, and looking after our older patients. Natalie is particularly interested in intensive care of inpatients and really appreciates the continuity of care we can provide having the emergency out of hours service in-house. She loves getting to know our clients and forming really strong relationships. In her free time she can be found running around the countryside with her Labrador cross Collie, Milly and riding her five year old dressage horse Flora.
Sarah Hunt BVetMed MRCVS
Senior MiNightVet Surgeon
Sarah qualified as a vet from the Royal Vet College in London in 2005 and since 2008 has worked nearly exclusively in out of hours practice, helping animals when they have an emergency. Sarah now leads the MiNightVet Team at Priory, providing a first class service throughout the night. At home Sarah lives with her young family and has cats and hens.
Linda Richardson BVSc MRCVS
Linda graduated from the University of Pretoria in 1994. She spent a few years doing general practice in South Africa, followed by employment in the state veterinary service responsible for disease control in rural areas. Linda emigrated to the UK in 1998 and has since worked in small animal practices in Leeds, Hastings and Southend-on-Sea. She has worked in the field of emergency medicine and surgery for many years. In her free time she enjoys travelling, reading, playing the clarinet and gardening.
Ellen Turnbull BA VetMB MRCVS
Ellen graduated in 2011 and began working in mixed practice for a couple of years before narrowing down to 100% small animal work. She joined MiNightVet in October 2016 to become a soley out of hours vet because she enjoys the challenges of emergency work, and the opportunities it brings to really make a difference helping pets and owners.
Out of work Ellen spends most of her time running round after her own animals: Tottie the horse who does eventing, Anoushka the rescue crossbreed dog and Tash the 'stray' cat who came home from work one day and she never quite got around to rehoming.