Meet our professional and friendly team of Vets, Nurses, Reception and Support Staff.
Edward Pettifer BVM&S PG Cert SAS MRCVS – Veterinary Surgeon
I qualified in 1998 from the University of Edinburgh and from there moved into mixed practice, where I enjoyed the variety of farm and companion animal care.
John Sleigh BVMS MRCVS – Veterinary Surgeon
I joined the End Cottage team in 2016. Having attended the University of Glasgow, I qualified as a veterinary surgeon in 1986.
Andrew Moll BVETMED MRCVS – Veterinary Surgeon
I joined the End Cottage team in 2016. After graduating from the Royal Veterinary College, London in 2004 I began work in mixed practice, becoming a practice partner in 2011.
Inigo De Los Santos Respaldiza GP CertAnBeh MRCVS – Veterinary Surgeon
Inigo studied in Spain (Madrid-AX & Santiago de Compostela-USC) & in the USA (South Dakota-SDSU) obtaining his Degree of Veterinary Medicine before moving to the UK 2011. He worked as a Vet at a charity veterinary practice and at a referral centre before joining the End Cottage team in 2018. He has a special interest in feline behaviour and holds GP certificate in Canine & Feline Behaviour (GP CertAnBeh).
Zoe Gilbert BVETMED MRCVS – Veterinary Surgeon
Laura Moll BVETMED MRCVS – Veterinary Surgeon
Scott Kerss BVMS MRCVS – Veterinary Surgeon
Emmeline Robinson BVETMED MRCVS – Veterinary Surgeon
Rachel Teesdale BAVETMB MRCVS – Veterinary Surgeon
Andrea Abba RVN – Head Nurse
In 2005 I started working at End Cottage vets, and went on to train to become a veterinary nurse, qualifying in 2015 as The College of Animal Welfares Student Of The Year.
Simone Richardson RVN – Deputy Head Nurse
I have worked at End Cottage since 1998 and started my veterinary nurse training in 2006. I qualified with merits in 2008 and was also named Student Of The Year.
Emma Osborne RVN – Senior Nurse
I started my career at a practice in Selby in 2006 where I gained my Animal Nursing Assistant qualification with distinction which then allowed me to train as a Veterinary Nurse at The College of Animal Welfare in Leeds, passing with merit in 2011.
Holly Allitt RVN
Holly joined the End Cottage team in 2016 after working at a local practice for three years. She went on to qualify with a Foundation Degree in Veterinary Nursing at Askham Bryan College. Following up shortly afterwards with a certificate in Emergency And Critical Care.
Alice De Little RVN
Johanna Freear RVN
Rebecca Beal – RVN
I came to work at End Cottage in August 2017 and in 2021 I qualified as a Registered Veterinary Nurse.
Amy Beevers – RVN
I joined the End Cottage team in June 2021 after graduating from Nottingham Trent University with a distinction in FdSc.
Catherine Shires – Student Veterinary Nurse
In March 2021, Catherine started helping at End Cottage as a volunteer and recently started her Veterinary Nurse training at the College of Animal medicine in Leeds.
Julie Bielby – Receptionist
When given the opportunity to join the End Cottage team in 2016 as a receptionist I decided to give up my career in childcare to fulfill a lifelong dream of working with animals.
Lynne Best – Receptionist
I’m Lynne one of the receptionists who started at End Cottage in May 2017. As well as working on the front desk I help to maintain the records for our practice Health Care Plan.
Annie Fielden – Receptionist
Santino Di Placido – Receptionist
Tino is one of our fabulous Reception team, joining us in 2019.
Isobel Bielby – Receptionist
Rebecca Hutton – Receptionist
Mary Barthorpe – Practice Manager
In 1993 after a career in the armed forces I was fortunate to be offered the opportunity to work as an accounts administrator for a local practice, and went on to become Practice Manager at the same surgery a few years later.
Claire Sparks – Administrator
I joined End Cottage in 1998 and have seen the practice develop into the success that it is today. I work mainly on the reception and also deal with a variety of administration duties.
Kate Wilburn – Administrator
After many years as an interior designer I joined the End Cottage team in 2011.
You won’t often see me at the front desk as I spend most of my time in the office completing insurance forms and invoicing.
Laura Parker – Nurses Assistant
Laura joined us in 2018 and is a vital part of the nursing team.