Meet Our Nurses

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Glenhuntly Road Veterinary Clinic
1111 Glenhuntly Road
Glenhuntly
Victoria 3163

Phone:
03 9571 7144
  • Aimee Shekleton
    Veterinary Nurse

    Aimee is out Irish veterinary nurse who joined the Glenhuntly Road Veterinary Clinic in 2016. She graduated from Dundalk University, Ireland in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science in both large and small Animal Veterinary Nursing.

    After working as a veterinary nurse for four years at home, she left Ireland in 2015 to travel Australia and loved Melbourne so much she decided to stay. Now she enjoys living by the beach and making the most of all that the city has to offer.

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  • Bern Waisberg
    Veterinary Nurse
    Bern has been as Veterinary Nurse for over 35 years. After working at Glenhuntly Road Veterinary Clinic for six years in the late 1980s - mid 1990s, Bern took a career break to work in the food industry with refugees and to have her two daughters Lilly and Freya.

    She then returned to us in 2010. Her favourite part of the job is caring for our in-patients and her heart-warming and compassionate approach to all patients is clear to see.

    She has a collection of oriental and Burmese cats at home, including Malcolm, Charlie, Louis and Winnie. They also have a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel named Cooper - ‘Bern loves a Cav’. Outside of work you will find Bern relaxing watching movies and enjoying cheese and wine.
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  • Brodie McCarthy
    Veterinary Nurse
    Brodie joined the team at Glenhuntly Road Veterinary Clinic in 2010, having already work as a veterinary nurse for 2 years in Elsternwick. She completed her Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing in 2013. Brodie loves caring for all in-patients at the clinic but particularly enjoys caring for the geriatric feline patients

    At home Brodie has a black and white DMH named Spooky and recently adopted a 3 year old Kelpie named Koda.

    She is an avid AFL fan barracking for Melbourne. In her spare time Brodie also enjoys bird watching, nature walks and catching up on the latest movies.
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  • Sarah MacArthur
    Veterinary Nurse

     

     

     

     

     

  • Jenny Alkemade
    Veterinary Nurse
    Jenny is our longest serving member of staff. She takes immense pride in the presentation of our clinic and ensures that you are always greeted warmly. Outside of work Jenny volunteers for horse riding for the disabled.

    At home she loves spending time with her 4 legged friends her two Labradors, Kane and Annie. Jenny and her husband also have two children, Steven and Sarah.
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  • Laura Hanlon
    Veterinary Nurse
    Laura has worked at Glenhuntly Road Veterinary Clinic since 2011. She previously worked at another clinic for 2 years with Rachel before both moving here. Laura completed her Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing in 2013. She spent 3 months volunteering in South Africa at a wildlife sanctuary and has a keen interest in zoo animals.

    Her favourite part of the job is surgical nursing and grooming. At home Laura has a very cute and excitable dog Bella, a Maltese x Shih Tzu.
     
    She also has a keen interest in design and has completed a Diploma in Interior design. Outside of work you will find Laura in the kitchen mastering new recipes or trying out the latest restaurants in Melbourne.
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  • Sina Snowden
    Veterinary Nurse

    Sina joined the Glenhuntly Road Veterinary Clinic in 2016 and will complete her Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing later this year. She loves all animals with a passion and has 2 pets of her own, a Cornish Rex named Maddie and a Rottweiler named Buddha.

    Sina came to Australia in 2009 to travel and met her now-husband Adrian. After establishing herself in Melbourne it was time to pursue her dream job as a Veterinary Nurse. In her free time Sina loves doing acrobatics, reading, going to the beach for a surf, snowboarding and travelling.

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