Our Team Members








  • Ange

    Practice Manager

    Little Clacton

    Ange joined Kinfauns as practice manager in 2019 after a long veterinary nursing career that started in 1982 and has seen her work in mixed practice and lots of management experience. At home she has two border terriers, Mavis and Maisie May, and JB the tortoise – named after Jensen Button in honour of her passion for Formula One. She enjoys walking, skiing, cycling and holidaying in the UK.

  • Danielle

    Deputy Practice Manager

    Little Clacton

    Danielle has been with us since 2010, starting as a veterinary nursing assistant and rising through the ranks. She loves the day-to-day variety of the job and interacting with both animals and their owners! Outside work she enjoys walking dogs for people, as well as spending time with her fur babies, Millie the cat and two guinea pigs, Guinness and Gus.

  • Charlotte

    Clinical Head Nurse

    Little Clacton

    Charlotte joined the team in 2011, originally as a veterinary assistant before climbing through the ranks. She is a clinical coach for our trainee nurses and loves training her students. Outside of work she enjoys horse riding, and is joined at home by two cats, Stella and Pixie, as well as Graham the bearded dragon.

  • Bec

    Head Receptionist

    Little Clacton

    Bec joined the team as a veterinary nursing assistant in 2009, before taking over our reception team in 2020, a new challenge she is really enjoying. At home she has a working cocker spaniel called Effie who is full of beans, as well as a cat who she adopted from work, who enjoys being pampered and chasing the dog!

  • Caroline

    Administrative Head Nurse

    Little Clacton

    Caroline joined Kinfauns straight after qualifying as a veterinary nurse from Berkshire College of Agriculture in 1977 and has been with us ever since. She has seen the practice grow, and as a clinical coach has taken pleasure and satisfaction in helping many student nurses to start their careers. Outside work she is interested in genealogy, wildlife and I love walking by the sea.

  • Helene

    Veterinary Surgeon

    Little Clacton

    Helene has been a part of our team since 2000, but currently works part-time so that she can spend as much time as possible with her young family. At home she has two pointers and two cats. She enjoys playing tennis – when she can get the time! – and travelling home to Norway to visit her family.

  • Sarah

    Veterinary Surgeon

    Little Clacton

    Sarah joined Kinfauns in 2019 after moving here from her native Australia, where she studied at the University of Queensland. She loves the variety of general practice. Away from work she enjoys travelling the world, and spending time with her two King Charles spaniels, Beau and Lola.

  • Kyle

    Veterinary Surgeon

    Little Clacton

    Kyle joined the team at the start of the pandemic, moving from New Zealand to travel and further his knowledge. He is particularly interested in guinea pigs, birds and exotics, and would like to pursue a certificate in exotics in the future. Outside work he enjoys traveling, aerial acrobatics and Mexican food!

  • Emma

    Registered Veterinary Nurse

    Little Clacton

    Emma started her career running a pet shop before qualifying as a veterinary nurse in 2009 and joining us in 2020. She has a particular interest in exotic species, as well as caring for wildlife. At home she is kept busy by a small menagerie of animals, including resident hedgehogs in her garden. She has placed at Crufts showing her Russian black terrier, Shamen.

  • Vanessa

    Registered Veterinary Nurse

    Dovercourt

    Ness recently qualified as a registered veterinary nurse after studying for the last three years. She is involved in cat welfare and rescue in her spare time, which she finds rewarding and challenging, and has adopted two rescue kitties, Daisy and Oscar. Now she is qualified she hopes to study cat behaviour.

  • Beth

    Registered Veterinary Nurse

    Little Clacton

    Beth joined Kinfauns in 2017 having previously worked in the NHS. She is particularly interested in laboratory tests, anaesthesia, inpatient care and emergency first aid. At home she has a golden retriever called Charlie and some lovely cats. Outside work she loves spending time with family and her animals.

  • Demi

    Registered Veterinary Nurse

    Little Clacton

    Demi joined the team in 2017 and qualified as a Registered Veterinary Nurse in April 2022. She enjoys rehabilitating and releasing wildlife that is brought into the practice. At home she has six guinea pigs, seven pigeons, four budgies, African land snails and a bearded dragon. In her spare time she enjoys painting.

  • Danny

    Student Veterinary Nurse

    Little Clacton

    Danny was a late starter to the veterinary world, starting his nursing journey in 2018 after working in engineering for over 20 years. At home he has two boys, as well as six dogs, five cats, three rats, 12 chickens, a leopard gecko and many fish! He enjoys relaxing by doing small DIY projects, watching football and eating pizza.

  • Daisy

    Veterinary Nursing Assistant

    Little Clacton

    Daisy has been with us since 2017 and enjoys the variety of her role. In her spare time she enjoys walking her dog, cavalier King Charles spaniel Dennis, as well as her two dogs and two cats who live with her parents. She also loves a bit of retail therapy, eating out at weekends with friends and families, and going to gigs and festivals.

  • Hannah

    Student Veterinary Nurse

    Little Clacton

    Hannah joined us in 2019 and is studying to become a Registered Veterinary Nurse, with a particular interest in exotic animals. She loves working with small furries such as rodents, rabbits and guinea pigs. She has four rats at home who are very well behaved – and even know their own names! She also has four cats that she loves dearly.

  • Thomas

    Thomas

    Animal Care Assistant

  • Claire

    Dispensing Nurse Assistant

    Little Clacton

    Claire, also known as Peanut or Nutsy, has been with the team since 2002 and loves running the dispensary and managing stock control. In her spare time she loves to walk, watch films and look after her menagerie: a bearded dragon, a leopard gecko, three tortoises and eight cats!

  • Julia

    Receptionist

    Dovercourt

    Julia has been a part of the team since 2001 and enjoys that no two days in practice are the same, meeting all of our patients and clients. In her spare time she enjoys walking her dog, Pippy, and chilling out in her hot tub with her boys.