Tahmoor Clinic

02 4683 1918

Caring Country Vets

Thirlmere Clinic

02 4681 8470

OUR TEAM

OUR VETERINARIANS

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Dr Matthew Walker BVSc

Graduating from Sydney University in 1991, Matthew grew up underneath an operating table; as his father was also a vet! As the co-principal of the practice Matthew has worked at Thirlmere Vet Clinic for over 20 years. He is focused on providing sound medicine with good service and enjoys treating a wide variety of animals. Matthew and his wife Katelyn breed endurance horses and Matthew actively competes in and also vets at endurance rides. Matthew likes running marathons (of the human kind), listening to talking books (on the road in between house calls) and fishing (whenever he can!).

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Dr Katelyn Armstrong BVSc (Hons)

Graduating with Honours from Sydney University in 1990, Katelyn grew up on the South Coast of NSW spending much of her childhood on her grandparent's dairy farm. Aged 8, she decided she wanted to be a vet! Katelyn is dedicated to compassionate care and preventative medicine for all pets. In 1998 Katelyn was invited to work as a team veterinarian at the World Endurance Championship in Dubai. Katelyn loves photography and enjoys time spent with family. She keeps busy with three teenage children as well as a menagerie of furry friends at home.



You can be confident our veterinarians will always go the extra mile to look after your pets


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Dr Rennie Sinclair-Kydd BVBio BVsc

Graduating from Charles Sturt University in Wagga Wagga, Rennie was born and bred locally in Campbelltown. He attended Hurlstone Agricultural High School before uni and has always been passionate about animals and the rural lifestyle. With broad interests in the veterinary world including large and small animals he always enjoys helping out the local community. Rennie also DJs and operates a small events business; running regular gigs on weekends. As you can see Rennie also loves music! Rennie is a talented and popular member of the vet team.


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Dr Emily Birckhead BVBio BVSc (Hons)

Graduating from Charles Sturt University with honours, Emily's story is unique as she graduated alongside her twin sister who is also a vet! Emily grew up on a small farm in north-east Victoria and always cared for animals large and small. She loves helping people with their pets and is attentive to individual patient needs. In her spare time Emily enjoys horseriding, bushwalking, cooking and playing with Tilly her very cheeky Tenterfield terrier. Emily is always calm and has a lovely gentle touch. She will look after your pets as if they were her own. 

VETERINARY NURSES

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Selena

vet nurse at Thirlmere

Selena is an experienced vet nurse who joined the Thirlmere team in 2010. She has a special interest in animal behaviour and operates Positive Paws Dog Training and Puppy Preschool program. Selena is always happy to give clients good advice about all aspects of pet care and dog training.


Hayley

vet nurse at Thirlmere

Hayley joined our practice in October 2013 and has completed her Certificate 4 Qualification in Veterinary Nursing. Hayley loves horse riding and competes regularly in campdraft and sporting events. She enjoys helping people and their pets and works at the Thirlmere Clinic.





Caitlin

vet nurse at Tahmoor

 

Caitlin is fully qualified as a Certificate 4 Vet Nurse. She has worked in the practice for 3 years. Her positive outlook always appreciated by patients and clients alike. Caitlin loves working with animals and has the ability to calm down even the most nervous pets. 



Kiernan

vet nurse at Tahmoor

 

Kiernan has grown up locally in Tahmoor. She has a degree in biomedical science and is now studying veterinary science at Sydney University. She assists our nursing team at the Tahmoor Clinic two days a week. Kiernan has a special interest in birds and reptiles.



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Sally

vet nurse at Tahmoor

Sally has completed her Certificate 4 Qualification in Veterinary Nursing and has worked with the practice for 6 years. In 2009 Sally was a finalist in the Local Wollondilly Camden Business Awards - Young Employee of the Year. Sally has great nursing skills and an innate understanding of animals.


Eliza

vet nurse at Tahmoor

Eliza previously worked as head vet nurse with Dr Jan Slowiaczek at Tahmoor until his retirement in 2013. Eliza enjoys her work as a senior nurse at Tahmoor and has a wealth of experience involving all kinds of animals. She also has a passion for horses and is a competitive polocrosse player! 




 Ellyse

vet nurse at Tahmoor

 

Ellyse is fully qualified as a Certificate 4 Vet Nurse. She wanted to become a vet nurse since she was very young and loves seeing the happiness and comfort that pets bring their owners. Ellyse also enjoys surgical nursing and caring for pets while in hospital.


Vet Nurse Trainees


We support veterinary nurses who are completing their Certificate 4 Nursing Certificate at TAFE. We appreciate their amazing care and positive input in our practice.


                                                                               

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