Clyde Vet Group Equine Hospital is a Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons Equine Nurse training Centre.
Main RVN REVN MBVNA qualified in 1998 as a
veterinary nurse initially working in Inverness as a small animal
nurse before moving in 2001 to Newmarket to work at Rossdale and Partners
Equine Hospital where she trained in all aspects of equine nursing.
Her special interests include theatre nursing, intensive care and
foal medicine where she was lucky enough to work in the Dr Peter Rossdale
intensive care foal unit.
Fiona spent most of her chidhood in Lanarkshire and in 2005 returned to Lanark as Equine head nurse for newly formed Clyde Vet Group. Fiona's role has since grown and she now has a team of three other equine nurses. Fiona has become well known across the Scottish equine fraternity and often provides nursing advice to other nurses, vets and horse owners.
| Nikita Thompson HNC HND completed an HNC and HND in Equine Studies at Oatridge College in 2012 and 2013 respectively.
She has always had a keen interest in horses from a young age and has ownered a horse for the past 10 years. She is particularly interested in showing.
|| Emma Picken
joined the team in June 2013 as an Equine Groom before taking on a full time role in June 2014 as an Equine Nursing Assistant. She enjoys all aspects of nursing, especially looking after Sick Foals and Scintigraphy.
Emma also has her own horse who is now retired but enjoys light hacking and pampering her.