Karen Anne Ramsay RVN
Karen qualified as a nurse in 1994. She became practice manager in 2006 and subsequently became practice director in 2014. She leads the team at 3 Mile Veterinary Centre, First Vets in Bearsden and AlbaVet in Dennistoun. She enjoys all aspects of practice management and still likes to keep up to date with her nursing skills. She has a cat called Hilda and two rescue budgies. In her free time she likes walking, socialising, going to the gym and spending time with her two children.
Nick Friend RVN
Nick joined us as a student nurse and has since qualified! He has a keen interest in dentistry and nutrition. He has two cockatiels at home called Magic and Jazz.
Lauren Snedden RVN
Lauren started working as a trainee veterinary nurse when she was 16 years old and after a challenging start qualified in 2007. She has worked in several different areas of the veterinary field including general practice, hydrotherapy rehabilitation, out of hours emergency, vetfone helpline and spent many years at Glasgow's busy PDSA charity hospital. Lauren has three dogs; Cali, a white and brindle Staffie cross whom she rescued, Tilly, a Terrier cross and Mika, a brindle and white Staffie who keeps her on her toes every day! She loves spending time with her family, friends and, of course, the dogs.
Student Veterinary Nurse
Emma has been working with the practice since November 2015. She particularly enjoys anaesthesia and nursing in patients. She has a cat called Hamish and in her spare time enjoys eating out. Emma began studying for a veterinary care assistant qualification and after gaining this qualification has now progressed in her studies, she is currently studying to become a registered veterinary nurse.