We are a group of mixed animal practices based around North Yorkshire, in Bedale, Northallerton and Masham. We are passionate about animal care and our skilled team of veterinarians and vet nurses are dedicated to providing the highest quality care for your animals. Because we love animals and strive to provide excellent continuity of care, we are open six days a week and have access to 24-hour emergency care.
Amy graduated from the Royal Veterinary College, London in 2011. Since then she has enjoyed working as a mixed practice veterinarian, having equal interest in small animal and farm work. She has an interest in veterinary acupuncture and its use as a form of pain relief. Amy lives in Hawes with her two children, Eva and Jack, a Border Collie called Callie, and two Guinea Pigs, Tom and Jerry. In her spare time Amy enjoys an active role in Wensleydale Music and Theatre Group, she is chair of the Hawes and District Gala committee and is a member of the board of Directors for The National School House, Hawes (NASH) promoting local excess to high quality arts and learning. Amy is also an outdoor enthusiast, and loves running up hills with her dog.
Richard Shaw BVMS GP Cert (EqP) MRCVS
Richard joined the practice in 1996 and became a partner in 2003. He has a general practitioner certificate in equine practice. His interests include cattle fertility work, all aspects of equine work, and small animal surgery. Outside of work Richard has a keen interest in shooting, even competing for Great Britain in the sport!
Sophie Shaw BVSc BSc MRCVS
Sophie graduated from the University of Liverpool and joined the practice in 2007. She has a keen interest in small animal medicine and surgery. Outside of work she has a keen interest in shooting, whilst also caring for her two Welsh Section A ponies, dog and Norwegian Forest cat.