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Name: Charles Marwood
Origin:Yorkshire
Qualifications: BVM&S MRCVS
Vet school: Edinburgh
Year of graduation: 1999
First job: Castle Douglas
Other jobs before joining Clyde Vets:
Date of joining Clyde: 2003
Professional interests: Fertility & Mastitis
Weekend hobbies: Cycling & Hillwalking
Holiday hobbies: Skiing
Any achievements:
Cow breed: Beef Shorthorn
Sheep breed: Swaledale

Name: Christopher McGregor
Origin:Antrim – Northern Ireland
Qualifications: BVMS MRCVS
Vet school: Glasgow
Year of graduation: 2013
Other jobs before joining Clyde Vets: worked on fathers dairy farm
Date of joining Clyde: 5th August 2013
Professional interests: Fertility, Surgery and all aspects of dairy medicine
Weekend hobbies: Socialising, Rugby – recently started playing at Biggar
Cow breed: Holstein
Sheep breed: Texel

Name: Hamish Marsden
Origin: East Yorkshire
Qualifications: BVSc MRCVS
Vet school: Liverpool
Year of graduation: 2009
First job: Rural mixed practice in North Yorkshire
Other jobs before joining Clyde Vets: Locumming around the UK, New Zealand, Cumbria
Date of joining Clyde: Joined Clyde vets Stirling in January 2015
Professional interests: Beef production systems, pedigree work
Weekend hobbies: Fishing, shooting, any outdoor sport involving a bit of hardship, butchery, music
Holiday hobbies: Any of the above plus the occasional ski-ing, spear fishing, water sports
Any achievements: Cycled between and ran the 3 peaks in just under 60 hours. Once appeared on the front cover of an NZ fishing magazine for catching a 66kg and 68kg fish, at the same time.
Cow breed: Shorthorn
Sheep breed: Swaledale....obviously

Name: John Main
Origin: British
Qualifications: BVMS MRCVS
Vet school: Glasgow
Year of graduation: 1984
First job: Aberdeenshire
Other jobs before joining Clyde Vets: None
Date of joining Clyde: 3rd March 1987
Professional interests: Cattle and Sheep health
Weekend hobbies: Walking, entertaining & Cricket!!
Holiday hobbies: Travelling & Skiing
Any achievements: The Kids
Cow breed: Ayrshire
Sheep breed: All

Name: Katie Kipling
Origin: Born in Yorkshire and grew up in Cirencester
Qualifications: Bachelors in Veterinary Science & Bioveterinary Science
Vet school: Liverpool
Year of graduation: 2012
First job: Mixed Practice in North Wales
Other jobs before joining Clyde Vets: Dairy cow vet in South Waikato, New Zealand
Date of joining Clyde: 19th January 2015
Professional interests: Anything dairy cow, flock health, lambing, calf health & cattle surgery
Weekend hobbies: Running, Netball, Cycling, Hill walking
Holiday hobbies: Relaxing, Walking, Travelling Around
Any achievements: Completed a number of half marathons, a sprint triathlon & extreme obstacle course

Name: Neil Fox
Origin: Uddingston
Qualifications: BVM&S
Vet school: Edinburgh
Year of graduation: 2012
First job: Endell Vet Group, Salisbury
Other jobs before joining Clyde Vets: Vet in Timaru, New Zealand, Barman, Theatre Staff
Date of joining Clyde: 12th January 2015
Professional interests: Biosecurity, Lameness, Mastitis, Fertility
Weekend hobbies: Rugby, Fishing, Cinema
Holiday hobbies: Hiking, Fishing, Kayaking
Any achievements: Phil Bryant award for services to RDVC RFC, won the Mt Cook cup with Pleasant Point in New Zealand
Cow breed: Freisian
Sheep breed: Lleyn

Name: Neil Laing
Origin: Stirlingshire
Qualifications: BVMS
Vet school: Glasgow
Year of graduation: 1997
First job: Lanark
Other jobs before joining Clyde Vets: None
Date of joining Clyde: 1997
Professional interests: Sheep medicine, calf housing, cow signals & ram fertility
Weekend hobbies: Breeding sheep – Bluefaced Leicesters and mules. Shooting.
Holiday hobbies: Travelling round the UK with family.
Cow breed: Hereford
Sheep breed: Bluefaced Leicester

Name: Ross Wilson
Origin: Fenwick, Ayrshire
Qualifications: BVMS MRCVS
Vet school: Glasgow
Year of graduation: 2013
First job: Clyde
Other jobs before joining Clyde Vets: GFW on beef & sheep farm
Date of joining Clyde: 8th July 2013
Professional interests: Routine dairy & beef work, surgery and foot trimming.
Weekend hobbies: Young Farmers & socialising
Holiday hobbies: Skiing
Any achievements: National Speechmaking winnter
Cow breed: Charolais
Sheep breed: Scotch Mule

Name: Trevor Hamilton
Origin: Northern Ireland
Qualifications: BVMS MRCVS
Vet school: Glasgow
Year of graduation: 1989
First job: Lanark
Other jobs before joining Clyde Vets: Worked in Dromore, Co. Down for three years
Date of joining Clyde: 1st September 1994
Professional interests: Dairy cow management & cattle handling systems
Weekend hobbies: Cycling, Walking & going to the gym
Holiday hobbies: Sightseeing, walking, cycling & wine tours
Any achievements: siring two budding veterinary surgeons!
Cow breed: Holstein
Sheep breed: Texel

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