Steven Sleep B.V.M.S. M.R.C.V.S
Steven is an experienced Veterinary Surgeon, qualifying from Glasgow University in 1995. He has a keen interest in surgery, ophthalmology and small animal medicine.
Steven has been nominated for the Petplan Vet of the Year awards for eight years in a row.
Outside of work, Steven keeps himself busy with family life and his two dogs, Bella and Lottie. In his little spare time, Steve enjoys watching rugby, travelling and exploring the countryside with his dogs.
Sven originally ran a small Wildlife RehabilitationUnit for a number of years. He started his Veterinary Nursing career at a busy practice/referral centre in Nottingham before working his way back to the Devon coast. He is very passionate about animal welfare and continues to be involved in wildlife rehabilitation to a lesser degree. In his spare time, he enjoys coastal running, cycling and other outdoor activities. His pets include a cat called Scabbers who was rescued as a stray in Nottingham, a mouse called Cheesers who was hand-reared as an orphan and he always has the odd pigeon in his care, being rehabilitated for release back to the wild.
Andrea is an experienced Practice Manager. Andrea is always happy to help, having worked in customer service, administration roles and as a Practice Manager for the past 12 years. She is married with a grown-up son and has a rescue Staffie called Freddie. She enjoys long walks on the beach whatever the weather. Her strong love for animals drove her to pursue a career in Veterinary Practice and she is passionate about working for a truly independent, privately owned Veterinary Practice.
Charity is married with three sons. She grew up surrounded by a variety of different pets and now owns Monty, a mad Welsh Terrier. She loves meeting new people and listening to their pet stories.
Esther B.A. PG. CERT, P.G.C.E.
Esther is in control of the day to day running of the Practice, ensuring we provide an outstanding service for all of our clients.
Outside of work Esther enjoys walking her dogs and looking after her chickens, as well as home improvements and baking.