Our promise is to care for your pets as much as you do


Basildon Team

Maria Ntargara : Clinical Director, Veterinary Surgeon

Maria Ntargara

Clinical Director, Veterinary Surgeon

Morgan Traverse Hynes : Registered Veterinary Nurse , AHT, BSc, RFWT.

Morgan Traverse Hynes

Registered Veterinary Nurse , AHT, BSc, RFWT.

Morgan moved to England from Canada in 2016. She was a practicing Veterinary Nurse in Canada working at a feline only practice.  Before this she was a wildlife biologist working to conserve Canada’s amazing wildlife.  Her interests include feline behaviour and medicine, travel, and wildlife.

Laura Wood : Head Nurse, Registered Veterinary Nurse, CSQP, Clinical Coach

Laura Wood

Head Nurse, Registered Veterinary Nurse, CSQP, Clinical Coach

Laura is the Head Nurse at Clayhill. She started working here in 1999 where she went on to qualify as Registered Veterinary Nurse in 2003. She is also an C-Sqp, Pet Health Counsellor and clinical coach.  Laura enjoys all aspects of practice, especially emergency and critical cases. Laura owns two stray cats, which were re-homed from Clayhill and is looking to add a rescue dog to her family very soon.

Julie Blackwell : Receptionist

Julie Blackwell

Receptionist

Julie has worked as a receptionist at Clayhill for 10 years, she enjoys a good rapport with the clients and their pets. She owns two dogs Phoebe and Joey.