Katie Newport RVN PgCert (VBM)
Katie is the Practice Manager and a qualified Nurse. She has always had an interest in animals and has been working in veterinary practice since 1995. She qualified as a Registered Veterinary Nurse in 2001. Since then, Katie has worked in a number of small animal practices. She enjoys her chosen profession, particularly the areas that bring her face to face with owners and their pets. She especially enjoys nurse consultations, weight clinics and organising puppy parties. Katie is also in charge of processing insurance claims. In her spare time she is kept busy with her horses.
Kim Hampson RVN
Kim joined the practice in April 2016 and has taken on the role of Head Nurse at the Baguley Branch. She started nursing in 2003 and qualified in 2006 and has since worked in various practices across the North West. Her passion lies with medical nursing. She has three children who keep her busy outside of work.
Sarah Griffin RVN C&G Cert VNES
Sarah joined Buchananvets in March 2014 after moving back to the area from North Yorkshire. She has been working as a Veterinary Nurse since 2004. She also has a certificate in nursing exotic species and especially enjoys caring for small furries. She has 3 cats, 3 Guinea Pigs and 2 rabbits.
Lucy Davies RVN
Lucy started working at the practice in 2012 as a Trainee Nurse. She became a fully qualified nurse in 2015. Outside of work she enjoys watching Dr Who, crafting and looking after her rescue cat Bridget.
Felicity Clegg RVN
Felicity (also known as Fliss) joined the practice in February 2016. She qualified from Barony College in 2015, whilst working in a practice in Carlisle. She moved down from Scotland to Manchester to help her partner renovate their new home. Outside of work she likes socialising and spending time with family. She has a Jack Russell called Bobby.
Suzanne Flynn RVN
Sue is our Head Theatre Nurse, she has worked at the practice since March 2016. She has been a qualified Veterinary Nurse for 24 years and has worked in several practices in the North West area. She is a clinical coach and has recently started to train one one of the student nurses. She has 2 rescue Persian cats called Betty & Belle.
Jade Murphy RVN
Jade joined us in September 2019. She qualified in 2017 and went to work in an emergency and critical care hospital on the night shift. She’s now back working in the day with us here at Buchananvets. She particularly enjoys monitoring anaesthetics and hospital care. She has a dog, a horse and four fish.
Jennifer Levis RVN
Jennifer joined us in September 2019.
Cara Allinson RVN
Cara joined us in September 2019.
Steph joined us in late 2016 as a Nursing Assistant. She is now studying at Reaseheath College to be a Veterinary Nurse. She has a crazy Boxer called Bruce, a cat called Ollie and enjoys horse riding in her spare time.
Chloe is a Student Nurse, she joined the practice in October 2017. She is studying at Reaseheath College to become a Veterinary Nurse. She has 2 dogs, a miniature pinscher called Bella, and Chihuahua called Gizmo. In her spare time she likes to go to the cinema and enjoys horseriding.
Abi joined us in August 2019. She is studying to be a Veterinary Care Assistant at Reaseheath College.