Meet The Team

The Arundell family now boasts over 30 team members, from vets and nurses to receptionists and stock managers, all of whom are passionate about caring for the pets and people of Doncaster.

  • Stephen


    Clinical Director

    BVSc (Hons) MRCVS

    Steve is the co-founder and clinical director of Arundell. His professional interests include accident and emergency work, and orthopaedics. Outside of work he enjoys spending time with his expanding family, but is still a teenager at heart and enjoys nothing more than an hour on his Playstation!

  • Natalie


    Practice Manager

    Natalie co-founded Arundell in 2006 at Toll Bar, while also completing a BA (Hons) in social science and politics. She now manages a team of 35. Outside of work she enjoys walking, gardening and spending time with family and friends, including two children, a new grandson and various pets including two donkeys, a pony, dogs, cats and chickens.

  • Christina


    Clinical Director

    BVetMed CertAVP(SAM) MRCVS

    I grew up in East Yorkshire and graduated as a vet from the Royal Veterinary College in 2013.  I started my career at a small animal hospital in County Durham where I became a Clinical Director in 2016 and completed my certificate in Small Animal Medicine in 2018. After having two children, my husband (Arundell vet, Lloyd!) and I relocated back to Yorkshire to be closer to my family and I started at Arundell as a Clinical Director in January 2023.  I still love doing clinical work alongside my clinical director role and have a special interest in medical cases, although I do enjoy being in theatre too. Outside of work I'm kept very busy with two small children and two dogs!

  • Claire


    Deputy Practice Manager

    Claire qualified in 1991 as a human nurse but left the profession when she started a family. In 2010, she joined brother Stephen and sister-in-law Natalie at Arundell. Claire spent three years as an animal nursing assistant, gaining good knowledge of the industry, before returning to receptionist work after missing human contact! She has three very different cats and two grown-up children, who all keep her busy!

  • Kerry


    Head Registered Veterinary Nurse

    Kerry graduated from the University of Central Lancashire in July 2017, gaining a foundation degree in veterinary nursing, after which she joined Arundell. Shortly after, she became a clinical coach. Kerry's main interests of nursing include anaesthesia analgesia and pain management, in which she has gained her advanced veterinary nurse status in 2022.

  • Nic


    Head Registered Veterinary Nurse

    Nic gained her Veterinary Nursing Diploma through the College of Animal Welfare in 2018. She has a keen interest in hospitalised patient's and pain management. She has a rescue dog called Cece. Outside of work she likes to spend time with her family, friends and little girl, who is a bundle of fun.

  • Angela


    Customer Care Manager

    Angela has worked at Arundell since 2016, after previously working in healthcare for 16 years. She holds a level two NVQ business and administration certificate which she completed in 2016. She is currently working towards becoming a registered veterinary receptionist. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with family, including dogs her Bella, Hope and Cybil, a tortoise called Betty and lots of fish.

  • Lloyd


    Veterinary surgeon

    BVetmed BSc PGCertSAS MRCVS
  • Luka


    Veterinary Surgeon


    Luka has been working for Arundell since 2019, after graduating from the University of Croatia in 2017 and moving to the UK with his family. His special interests are surgery and imaging. In his spare time he enjoys cooking, playing basketball and discovering the British countryside with his family.

  • Rhiannon


    Veterinary Surgeon


    Rhiannon graduated from the University of Liverpool in 2009 and joined the practice in May 2018. She recently returned from maternity leave following the birth of her daughter, and is enjoying the challenge of combining vetting with parenting. Her interests include dermatology and feline medicine, and outside of work she enjoys walking, cycling and cuddling her cat, Jeremy.

  • al


    Veterinary Surgeon


    Alvaro has been working for Arundell since October 2022. After graduating from Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain, in 2020, then moved to the UK. He is really interested in small animal dentistry and ophtalmology. In his free time he likes going for a swim, diving and traveling.

  • Susana


    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Kresimir


    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Kay


    Senior Registered Veterinary Nurse

    Kay started with Arundell in 2013 as a nurse, and was promoted to head nurse in 2018, as which she is mainly based at the Toll Bar surgery. Outside of work she enjoys spending time cycling and walking with her two young boys, who take up most of her time! She has a 17-year-old cat called Maggie and a new tortoise called Trevor.

  • Sue


    Registered Veterinary Nurse

    Sue has been working in the veterinary industry for over 30 years and became a qualified veterinary nurse in 2014. She has a keen interest in nutrition and weight clinics and holds a certificate in canine and feline veterinary health nutrition. She has two rescue dogs and two rescue cats. Her spare time is spent with her husband and two grown-up children enjoying family time.

  • Dawn


    Veterinary Nurse

  • Claire


    Registered Veterinary Nurse

    Claire has worked at Arundell’s since 2018 as an animal nursing assistant, caring for patients as they recover from surgery and also some work on reception. She graduated from the University of Leeds in 2016 with a BSc in zoology and has had various jobs since, including as a zookeeper. At home she has an 8-month-old tabby called Roland, and is a leader with the Girl Guides.

  • rosie


    Registered Veterinary Nurse

    Rosie graduated from Middlesex University with a BSc Hons in Veterinary Nursing in 2021. She has a keen interest in canine behaviour, and wants to learn more about veterinary care for exotic animals in the future. In her spare time she likes to play tennis, and hang out with her two Miniature Schnauzers, Lottie and Libby

  • Rebecca


    Registered Veterinary Nurse

    Rebecca graduated from Middlesex University in July 2021 with a Bachelor of Science with Honours Degree in Veterinary Nursing. She has an interest for anaesthesia and small furries, particularly guinea pigs and rabbits. Out of work she enjoys spending time with her own small furries, her small hoard of beautiful Guinea Pigs, and her family.

  • Caitlin


    Registered Veterinary Nurse

    Caitlin joined Arundell in 2019 after gaining her animal nursing assistant certificate from Askham Bryan College in 2017. She has wanted to become a veterinary nurse from an early age. She began her veterinary nursing diploma with us in 2021 and I hoping to qualify in the near future. Her interests are anaesthesia and microscopy. Her miniature schnauzer Percy and black cat Pluto keep her very busy!

  • Gabby


    Student Veterinary Nurse

    Gabrielle started working at Arundell in 2017 as a receptionist, progressed to an animal nursing assistant and then onto a student veterinary nurse course, which she started in 2019. Outside of work she spends a lot of studying for her nursing course, and spends time with family and friends socialising.

  • JoeSRVN


    Student Veterinary Nurse

    Joe has worked at Arundell's since 2021. He graduated from the University of Hull in 2017 with a BSc in Zoology and has worked as a Veterinary Technician at the University of Science and Technology in Hong Kong. Joe is currently studying to be a veterinary nurse here at Arundell 

  • Abigail


    Student Veterinary Nurse

    Abigail joined Arundell in 2017, working as a receptionist on Saturdays at the Toll Bar surgery, and at the Bennetthorpe surgery in  the school holidays. Abi started her ANA course in April 2021 and passed in 2023 she is hoping to start her Nursing in the near future.

  • Nikki


    Student Veterinary Nurse

    Nikki joined Arundell in 2020 where she started as a receptionist and then in 2021 started her course to become a qualified Animal Nursing Assistant. She qualified to be an ANA in 2023. Outside of work she enjoys riding her motorcycle with her husband. She also has six ferrets and two cats. One thing about Nikki is DON'T USE HER MUG! 

  • Lisa


    Animal Nursing Assistant

    Lisa has been with Arundell since 2019, and is looking forward to the future and becoming a veterinary nurse. She has a love and passion for horses, which she has worked with for years. She has four dogs and one husband. Outside of work she enjoy spending time with her little furry family and reading.

  • Jill


    Animal Nursing Assistant

    Jill started working for Arundells in May 2021 as a receptionist and then went on to become an Animal Nursing Assistant in October 2022. She rescued her dog Winston in March 2022 from Arundells. Outside of work she enjoys playing field hockey, taking her dog for walks and spending time with family and friends.

  • Toni


    Customer Care Advisor

    Toni has worked as a receptionist with Arundell since 2015. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her three children, family and friends, including two dogs, two tortoises and two fish.

  • Charlotte


    Customer Care Advisor

    Charlotte has worked in the veterinary profession since 2012, and joined Arundell four years later, during which time she has completed a level 2 grooming course. She has four dogs, a horse and has adopted three birds! They keep her very busy. She enjoys going to the zoo, walking and spending time with family and friends.

  • Carole


    Customer Care Advisor

    Carole has been with Arundell since 2013 as a receptionist. At home, she has three dogs and a bearded dragon. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her children and grandchildren, socialising and talking – a lot!

  • Lauren


    Customer Care Advisor

    Lauren joined the Arundell family in July 2021, she shortly after took over the social media for Arundell. Lauren hopes one day she can get into the clinical side starting with being an ANA. She has a degree in photography which is what she loves to do as a hobby. She also enjoys spending time at home with her partner and her two bunnies Binky and Hiccup and new puppy Daphne. 

  • Jade


    Customer Care Advisor

  • Naomi


    Customer Care Advisor

    Naomi joined Arundell's in 2022 just after completing a Bsc in Health sciences. Outside of work she enjoys being down the yard with the horses or out on walks with her cheeky Chihuahua Minnie.