Meet the team that work hard to bring you the best possible service we can.




Chris Fernyhough BVSc MRCVS

Chris graduated from Liverpool University in 1980 and started working at Trefaldwyn Vets in 1981. In 1992, Chris became a partner in the practice.

In his spare time Chris enjoys farming at home and spending time with his terriers.

Chris Fernyhough

Oli J.E Hodgkinson BVSc Cert SH&P MRCVS

Oli joined the practice in 2007. He graduated from Liverpool.
Oli has a certificate in sheep health and production. His particular areas of interest include nutrition, fertility, electro-ejaculation, sheep health planning and calf management.

In his spare time Oli enjoys pottering around the countryside, tending to his herd of six dexters and socialising.

Oli Hodgkinson

Assistant Vets



Jo graduated from Liverpool in 1989 and then worked in mixed practice in Shropshire.

Jo is from a farming background and lives on a 500 acre mixed farm.

Jo now focuses on small animal medicine- although don't be surprised to find her in the lambing room come peak season! Jo is particularly interested in small animal preventative medicine.

Jo Sheppard

Daragh Brady BVM&S MRCVS

Daragh graduated in 2004 from Edinburgh university.
He worked as a small animal locum in Edinburgh before starting in mixed Practice in Aberystwyth in 2005. He stayed there for just over 7 years before going to Somerset for 16 months again as a mixed animal vet.
Then in 2013 he moved with his family to Montgomery to continue mixed animal practice.

Daragh Brady

Geoffrey Christensen BSc BVSc MRCVS

Geoff graduated from Liverpool in 2001 and started at Trefaldwyn Vets in 2018. He has interests in small animals, exotics and wildlife.

Geoff is married with 2 sons and also has 1 dog, 2 cats, a snake, a turtle, a tortoise and a lizard.

Geoff Christensen

Vicki Moxon BVSc MRCVS

Vicki graduated in 2015 from Liverpool University.
She is particularly interested in sheep preventative medicine and small furries.

In her spare time, Vicki can be found farming sheep with her partner, training her sheepdog, Troy, or spending time with her ferrets.

Vicki Moxon

Holly Spurr BVSc MRCVS

Holly graduated from Nottingham Vet School in 2016 and joined us at Trefaldwyn Vets after a few months of travelling around Southeast Asia. She enjoys the variety of mixed practice and has a particular interest in ultrasonography.

In her spare time Holly likes to explore the area with her labrador Riley and also enjoys horse riding.

Holly Spurr

Sam Higgs BVSc MRCVS

Sam graduated in 2020.

Sam Higgs

Jakub Skrzymowski MRCVS

Jakub graduated in 2017 from Warsaw University of Life Science in Poland. He spent more then a year in Ireland working mostly with large animals. After that he was 100% large animal vet in Devon for 2 years before he joined Trefaldwyn Vets in November 2020.
Jakub is developing his skills and gaining experience with small animals, as well as large animal work.

In his own time Jakub enjoys walking his dog and exploring the local area.

Jakub Skrzymowski

Sarah Bruce BVSc MRCVS

Sarah graduated from Liverpool University in 2011 and came to Trefaldwyn Vets in 2013 for 4 years.
After spending 3 years in small animal practice, Sarah has returned to Trefaldwyn Vets as part of the mixed team.

Sarah has a special interest in cattle fertility and canine dermatology.

In her spare time, Sarah enjoys walking her dog, Prince, and dancing.

Sarah Bruce

Jane Spreull BVSc MRCVS

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Jane Spreull

Practice Manager


Dawn Williams

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Dawn Williams

Head Nurse


Charlie Puttock Cert CFVHNut RVN

Charlie moved to Montgomery in 2018 from West Sussex. She qualified as an RVN in 2014.

She loves walking in the countryside and horse riding.

Charlie Puttock

Nursing Staff


Beth Davies

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Beth Davies

Maddilayla Wesson SVN

Maddi joined the team in January 2018 and is Registered Student Veterinary Nurse with the RCVS.

In her spare time Maddi can often be found on top of a mountain with her dog, baking cakes and listening to rock music.

Maddi Wesson

Courtney Windsor RVN

Courtney worked with us back in 2014 as A Saturday girl, since then she has completed her veterinary nurse training in Shrewsbury and worked in Herefordshire. Courtney rejoined Trefaldwyn Vets in December 2020 and is Registered Veterinary Nurse with the RCVS. She has a keen interest in wound and inpatient care.

Outside of work, Courtney is happy spending her time with Jeffrey (her golden retriever) out and about, or sharpening up her piano skills!

Courtney Windsor

Reception and Support Staff


Heather Matthews

Heather has been with Trefaldwyn Vets since 1988, and fills many roles within the practice. She is our go-to person for almost everything!

In her spare time, Heather enjoys visiting and helping friends and family and also likes to do a bit of gardening when she has the time.

Heather Matthews

Ceri Lloyd

Ceri studied Level 3 Animal Management at Walford College and has a BTEC National Diploma. She joined the practice as a Saturday girl and became full time in 2017.

In her spare time, she enjoys going to the gym, eating Japanese food and going to Cardiff to watch the rugby.

Ceri Lloyd

Lucy Woosnam

Lucy joined us at the practice in 2015. She studied animal management at walford college, which inspired her to work in the veterinary profession.

You will mainly find her at our Llanfair branch. Lucy is an assured breeder and enjoys spending time showing and walking her dogs.

Lucy Sharp

Connie Iles

Having moved from Kent to Shropshire in 1999, Connie joined Trefaldwyn Vets on a part-time basis.

In her spare time Connie enjoys caring for her 4 dogs (all rescue dogs), 4 cats and all things equestrian. She can often be found riding the trails on Corndon Hill, Stiperstones and Stapley Common.

Connie Iles

Rachel Eardley

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Rachel Eardley

Bethany Williams

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Beth Williams

Rae Thomas

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Rae Thomas

Ali Rummey

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Ali Rumney

Administrative Staff


Angela Andrews

Angela started at the practice in 1999. A majority of her work is done from the upstairs office at the surgery, but we do let her out from time to time. As you can see she is a Robbie Williams fan.

Angela Andrews

Jo Lloyd

Jo has been with the practice since 2008 and does the majority of her work from the upstairs office.

She is a local Montgomery girl and as you can see, she loves her rugby!

Jo Lloyd



Beryl Lloyd

Beryl joined Trefaldwyn Vets in 1990 and has been busy keeping the practice ship-shape ever since.

In her spare time, Beryl can be found around Montgomery walking her dog, Betsy.

Beryl Lloyd