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Meet the Team


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Dr Sally Schroeder


Sally  is a Director of the practice and has been working at Berry House since qualifying from the Royal Veterinary College in 1999.  


In 2006 Sally gained a Certificate in Veterinary Acupuncture which she currently applies to her work with both horses and small animals and also a GP Certificate in Small Animal Surgery.


Dr Sarah Richardson



Sarah has been working at Berry House since qualifying from the Royal Veterinary College in 2003. Sarah is currently studying towards a Certificate in Veterinary Dermatology.


Dr Michelle Bacon


Michelle Bacon has been working at Berry House since 2004.  Michelle qualified from Liverpool in 2004 and has a Certificate in Veterinary Small Animal Medicine.


Michelle has just returned after being on maternity leave with her second son.  


Dr Laura-Jayne Bown


Laura joined Berry House in July 2011 after qualifying from The Royal Veterinary College.

Laura is studying towards a Certificate in Small Animal Veterinary Medicine.  

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Dr Rory Brotheridge


Rory qualified from Edinburgh in 2005 and joined Berry House permanently in August 2013 after working a short time as a locum for us, his special interest is in surgery and he has a degree in Zoology and a PhD in Marine Mammal Immunology. Previous to working for Berry House Rory has worked at a veterinary centre in Norfolk as their principal surgeon and in a mixed practice in the Highlands of Scotland.  


Rory has two cats called Rupert and Molly.

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Dr Philippa Gove


Philippa joined Berry House in June 2014.  She graduated from Cambridge University in 2010 and had been working in a small animal practice in Norfolk prior to moving to Berry House.  Philippa has an interest in ultrasound and surgery and is studying towards a certificate.

Dr Clare Blandy


Clare graduated from The Royal Veterinary College in 2010 and then worked at a specialist practice for one year before working in First Opinion practices in Stamford and Dunstable.

Clare joined Berry house in August 2015 and has an interest for internal medicine and a great love for cats.


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Dr Amy Madden


Amy graduated from The RVC in 2013 and then worked at a local small animal practice for three years before joining Berry House in October 2016

Amy has an interest in Surgery, Ultrasound and small furries.

Amy has two dogs, a rabbit named Dexter and a cockatiel named Darwin.