Andy qualified in 1986 and became a partner in the business in 1991. His interests are in small animal medicine and surgery and he mostly sees pets but is let out on occassions to do farm visits.
After giving up rugby a few years ago his main interests are cricket, cycling and walking his dogs Bonnie and Barney.
Jo joined the practice from Glasgow University in 2004 and specialises in cattle work with a keen interest in dairy cow fertility and nutrition. When not at work she enjoys walking her two chocolate labradors Harris and Erin in the countryside.
Walter qualified in 2011 from Glasgow Vet School and worked in Alexandria for 4 years before moving here in September 2015. He has a keen interest in farm work and enjoys outdoor pursuits with his Springer Spaniel, Duke and Labrador, Jura
Rachel joined the practice in 2022 having qualified from Glasgow University. She enjoys all aspects of mixed practice. When not at work, she spends her spare time planning her next adventure and cuddling with her cat, Ciaran.
Beth joined the practice in summer 2022, having spent the last 5 years on the Isle of Bute. She enjoys all aspects of mixed practice but has particular interests in small animal surgery and farm work. Outside of work most of her time is spent looking after a small menagerie of animals including dogs, cats, ponies and fish!
Siobhan joined the practice in 2001 after the foot & mouth outbreak to help us out with the backlog of TB testing.
She has stayed on as a locum, juggling working in practice with bringing up 4 kids
Kim hails from Canada and moved over here in 2004. She worked with Siobhan in Canada and met her future husband on a trip over here. After working at Forest Garden for a few years, a position in the practice became available and she has been with us since 2006. She has a Springer Spaniel called Hanna
Lynn came as a Barony Vet Nurse student in 2012 and has quickly become part of the team. She qualified in September 2014 and has stayed on to work in the practice. Her cat is called Wilbur.
Laura is from Moffat and joined us in August 2015 having worked in Biggar for year. She has a Border Collie, Izzy and a cat, Moo.
Kayleigh did her nurse training with us and then worked in Annan for 2 years before moving back permanently to take up a nursing post. She plays rugby for Annan Ladies and has 2 Jack Russells called Mouse and Reggie
Eva has been with the practice since the early 1980s apart from a short maternity break. She is responsible for the accounts and day to day management of the practice.
Wendy joined us in 2016 having worked for the NHS as a district nurse. Her dog Lola is a mixture of lots of breeds (Cockersproderrussell) and loves to play in the mud
Leigh came as an student having studied as an Animal Nursing Assitant and has stayed on to work in the office and occassion help out with the nursing side
Gillian is Lockerbie born and bred. She is a married mother of 3 boys and proud grandmother of Annalise. She loves spending time with her cat Pagan and boxer Brandi