Joining us in 2016 and subsequently completing her Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing with us in early 2018. Georgia is a bright and bubbly member of our Veterinary Nursing team. She enjoys surgical nursing, grooming and caring for our patients as if they were her own. Georgia always ensures each and every pooch and kitty has a comfy bed, warm blanket and a reassuring cuddle when needed.
In her time off, Georgia enjoys baking, horse riding, hiking and taking her Pomeranian Gordon to the beach.
Head Veterinary Nurse
One of our beautiful Veterinary Nurses, George started her Veterinary Nursing career in 2014. George brings her enthusiasm with her to the clinic each and every day and her gentle nature has a calming effect on all kinds of animals, from her own horses and kitty cats at home, down to our patients here at the hospital. George is a dedicated Veterinary Nurse and seizes every opportunity to get in and be involved wherever she can. She has a particular passion for surgical nursing and excellent hospital care.
George lives on acreage and has two horses, two cats, two dogs, three snakes and a menagerie of chooks and guinea pigs. On weekends George can be found competing with her horses or studying to become a certified horse riding coach.
Tara took on the role of Head Veterinary Nurse here at Albert Animal Hospital in 2011, and more recently has taken on the role of head Receptionist. She brings to our nursing team over 13 years of experience and a wealth of knowledge. Tara is constantly on the move ensuring that our hospital is organised and running efficiently from start to finish every day of the week. Tara is always ensuring that our owners are kept up-to-date with the progress of their fur babies during their stay at the clinic.
Tara is a proud Nan to two beautiful grandchildren and when she's not spending time with her extended family, she likes to take her two Fox Terriers, Max and Millie out on boating adventures.
Chrissy is one of our senior Vet Nursing staff who joined the Albert Animal Hospital family four years ago. After a career as a secondary school teacher, Chrissy decided that her true passion lay with helping animals and so she completed her Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing in 2013. Frequently found offering a comforting cuddle to our patients in hospital, Chrissy has a heart of gold and it shows up in her dedication to each and every patient, big or small!
If Chrissy is not around the hospital, she enjoys shopping with her son and daughter, Thomas and Lily and spending time with her very own fur- family of six cats, dogs and guinea pigs.
Kate brings 25 years of Vet Nursing experience to Team Albert and has a gentle, knowing way with animals. She is an artistic soul who enjoys painting, drawing and crocheting.
Kate enjoys time with her family with their array of dogs, cats, birds, guinea pigs and fish! You can also find her at the beach, or off travelling the world and she loves a good hot chocolate
Receptionist & Veterinary Nurse
Our newest team member Bri started nursing with us officially in August 2018, but prior to that Bri had been volunteering her time with us for over a year. Bri is a fast learner and enjoys the challenges that vet nursing brings each day. She loves seeing the excited reaction from your pets when they are reunited with you after visiting us for the day. Bri looks forward to getting to know you and your pets better in the future.
At home, Bri is studying to gain her certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing and also enjoys dining out with her friends in her down time.
Also known as ‘Super Nurse’, Renee is a very organised member of our team, keeping our clinic structured and running efficiently and always does it with a smile on her face. Renee has a keen eye for grooming and can often be spotted in the work room of the clinic perfecting our patients haircuts.
Renee is currently on maternity leave after the birth of her second baby and enjoys the stillness of nature at her acreage home with her beautiful family and cat, Hugo.
VAN DER MERWE
Meet Veterinary Nurse Juliette, affectionately known as Julz. Julz has a Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing, is a Delta Accredited Animal Behaviourist and runs our Puppy Preschool classes. Julz is passionate about behaviour management and ensures we provide a stress-free environment here at the clinic. Julz is always willing to offer advice to owners on how they can reduce stress and provide vital enrichment at home for their fur babies. A much loved member of our team, Julz lights up the clinic with her happy face.
At the moment Julz is taking some maternity leave and enjoying time getting to know her beautiful son and is a fur parent to her dog Pepper.