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2010 Petplan Vet Award Winners Announced

14 years ago

9th April, 2010 00h00

Following a nationwide search to find the UK’s top veterinary professionals for 2010, Petplan, the UK’s favourite pet insurance provider, has announced the winners of the prestigious Veterinary Awards. The Petplan Veterinary Awards, the ‘Oscars’ of the veterinary world, recognise and applaud staff and practices throughout the country that have delivered an exceptional level of care to the nation’s pets, and their owners. Petplan Vet Award 2010 winners Petplan’s Veterinary award winners (from left to right): David Clarke & Carole Clarke, from Mill House Veterinary Surgery and Hospital, Vet Practice of the Year, Carol Dawson, Vet Receptionist of the Year, Louise Want, Vet Nurse of the Year and Mike Hewitt, Vet of the Year. Alison Andrew, Petplan’s Marketing Manager, says she is thrilled by the ongoing success of the awards. “Britain is known to be an animal-loving nation and with millions of households owning cats and dogs, pets play a central part in family life. The Petplan Veterinary Awards give us the opportunity, on behalf of all pet owners across the UK, to thank the veterinary profession for the outstanding service they provide to our pets. “This is the 11th year of the awards and we received over 1800 nominations, which really highlights the high regard that the profession and pet owners have for these awards.” VET OF THE YEAR Mike Hewitt, Wendover Heights Veterinary Centre, Buckinghamshire Having worked in the profession for over 20 years Mike is highly respected by clients, valued by colleagues and loved by pets. Having received so many heartfelt customer nominations, Mike’s constant professionalism and approachable manner shone through. VET NURSE OF THE YEAR Louise Want, Feldon Veterinary Centre, Warwickshire The constant support and care Louise provides to both her colleagues and clients really stood out. She is a great inspiration to all and having worked in the veterinary profession for 30 years, Louise is as passionate and dedicated, as when she first started. VET RECEPTIONIST OF THE YEAR Carol Dawson, Kingsteignton Veterinary Group, Devon Carol’s compassionate and professional manner really impressed all the judges. Clients instantly feel at ease because of her caring smile and welcoming attitude, while her colleagues find her a great inspiration. VET PRACTICE OF THE YEAR Mill House Veterinary Surgery and Hospital, Norfolk Mill House Veterinary Surgery and Hospital provides an incredibly high level of service to their clients, and as a collective are extremely dedicated and welcoming. Taking pride in their work they are known by their clients for being efficient, friendly and helpful.

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