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Rachel Blackmore

Rachel went to Kingston Maurward where she got an NVQ2 in Animal care. She joined Friars Moor in 2018.

In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her two daughters, family and friends, horse riding and walking her dogs Emma and Frank.

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Vikki Angell

Vikki joined Friars Moor Vets as a receptionist at Blandford in May 2019.

In her spare time she loves to read, knit and garden. Vikki also loves walking along the Dorset coast or travelling.

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Jackie Monckton

Jackie has recently joined Friars Moor Vets to cover Jess’s maternity leave, however Jackie  has known many of the staff at the practice as a client and also having been part of the Youngstock Group run by Friars Moor. She has a keen interest in anything to do with calf rearing.

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Dan Hayes

BVetMed MRCVS

Dan qualified from the Royal Veterinary College in 2016; and since has worked in a small animal practice in Hertfordshire, before joining the Friars Moor Team in February 2019. He has a particular interest in soft tissue surgery as well as endocrine medical conditions.

In his spare time he is an avid football fan,

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Angie Roper

Angie first joined the Friars Moor team in the 2018 when she was responsible for cleaning both the Sturminster and Shaftesbury practices everyday to a high standard. She has now undertaken training for her new role on reception and will be based at the new Shaftesbury practice every afternoon.

In her spare time,

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Adrian Postolache

MRCVS

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James Hall

James comes from a family farming background near Bere Regis and has worked with the cattle all his life.

He has a Springer Spaniel called Poppy and in his spare time enjoys working at home, rearing his own beef calves; he has a passion for breeding and AI of cattle.

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Emma Hallett

Emma grew up on a local Dorset dairy farm and has worked at Friars Moor since the year 2000! Over the years she has worked on the small animal side as a Veterinary Nurse then, following the birth of her boys, she joined the farm admin team.

In her spare time Emma enjoys baking and cake decorating,

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Daisy Kerley

Daisy spends most of her time out on the farm with her husband, their herd of Jersey cows and two terriers, Mabel and Yogi.

Her spare time is generally spent with her horse, George and his shetland friend, Poppy.

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Anne Alington

BVM&S MRCVS

Small Animal Vet

Anne qualified from Edinburgh University in 2000, since then she has worked in mixed practices in Dorset and Cornwall. Since having her two children, she has concentrated on small animal work.

She appreciates working in a small country practice where she can get to know all the clients and patients so she can work through the trials and pleasures that pass us by.

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We all love our pets and, for 18 years, Friars Moor Veterinary Practice in Sturminster Newton has been giving me the confidence that I was doing the very best I could for mine.
Angela Faulkner
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