Vets4Pets Bradford Idle (Eccleshill)

Inside Pets at Home
Enterprise Retail Park
Bradford Road, Idle
BD10 8EG

Telephone: 01274 400 500

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Vets Now Bradford
1 Lorne Street
East Bowling

Telephone: 01274 722 721

Standard consultations before 11pm start from £154.50. Standard consultations after 11pm start from £199.

Meet the team

Tamsin Chance

Tamsin Chance

Practice Owner & Veterinary Surgeon


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Tamsin qualified from the Royal Veterinary College, London in 1999. She has always had a keen interest in surgery and achieved the Royal College Certificate in Small Animal Surgery in 2009. Having worked as the main surgeon in a large hospital practice for eight years prior to joining Eccleshill in 2012, Tamsin is very experienced in all areas of surgery and is happy to give phone advice or have cases referred to her directly
Marta Valtorta

Marta Valtorta

Veterinary Surgeon


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Marta qualified from Milan, Italy in 2007. She really enjoys consulting, getting to know both the patient and the clients very quickly. She is an Official Veterinary Surgeon, which means she can issue passports and arrange export certificates.
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Francesca Connolly

Veterinary Surgeon


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Francesca graduated from Glasgow University in 2004. She spent her first 18 months enjoying mixed practice before deciding to concentrate on companion animals. She has a keen interest in surgery and after five years of extra study in this area she achieved the royal college certificate in Small Animal Surgery in 2012. She enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine and was very proud to be nominated by her clients for vet of the year in 2011.
Emily Taylor Vet Surgeon

Emily Taylor

Veterinary Surgeon


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Emily graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 2010 and returned home to Yorkshire to work in small animal practice shortly after. She has a variety of small animal experience, having worked in both small surgeries and large veterinary hospitals; from treating common ailments to looking after critical inpatients and seeing emergencies through the night. Emily’s veterinary interests include internal medicine, critical care medicine and dermatology and she particularly enjoys getting to know clients and their pets through preventative healthcare. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family and has a little grey cat called Princess, who definitely lives up to her name! Emily joined the friendly and knowledgeable team at Bradford Idle in October 2017; if you see her please feel free to say hello!
Rebecca Marden Student Nurse

Rebecca Marsden

Student Nurse

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Fave animal: Pangolin, they just look so intrigued all the time. Pets that you have and names: Ralph – Rat Snoop – Dog Larry – Snake (Cornsnake) Leopard Gecko – Sandy Firebelly Newts x 2 – Nigel & Nigella Best pet name you have come across: Mr Bigglesworth Fave famous animal: Lonesome George, he was one of the last pinta island tortoise, they were thought to be wiped out due to hunting until lonesome George was found. Best thing about working for V4P: The friendly team & hugs with all the animals.

Amy O'sullivan

Registered Veterinary Nurse

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Hannah Allen

Registered Veterinary Nurse

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Fave animal: Terriers because they all have very individual little characters. Pets that you have and names: Mable the patterdale terrier cross. Best pet name you have come across: Princess Nelson. Fave famous animal: Toothless the dragon from how to train your dragon. Best thing about working for V4P: Obviously all of my lovely colleagues and all of the pets we look after each day.
Eleanor Moss

Eleanor Moss

Registered Veterinary Nurse

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Fave animal: Little dogs, because dogs will be your best friend and small ones fit on your knee! Pets that you have and names: Ruby the jack russel & Fogell the cat Best pet name you have come across: Black & Decker the spaniels Fave famous animal: Dory! Best thing about working for V4P: Working in a great team and building a relationship with our patients and clients.
Liz Ward Head Nurse

Liz Ward

Head Nurse

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What is your favourite animal and why? My favourite animal is a cat because they think they are independent but are actually completley soft and needy! What pets do you have and what are their names? I own 5 cats called Gibson, Maggie, Wallace, & Arthur What's the best pet name that you've ever come across? The funniest pet name I have come across during my time nursing is Rusty Willey! What is your favourite famous animal? Eeyore What's the best aspect of working for Vets4Pets? The best aspect of working for Vets4Pets is being part of a great team and meeting lots of lovely animals and their owners. I have a particular interest in surgical nursing and so you will most likely find me working in our operating theatre
Jo Blessington Receptionist

Jo Blessington


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What is your favourite animal and why? Alpacas - they're like pretty cartoons with their fabulous hair and eyelashes, and I love how they move and interact with each other. What pets do you have and what are their names? Two crazy rescue cats, Tiger Tim + Mo. What's the best pet name that you've ever come across? Lucifer Peterkin. What is your favourite famous animal? Elsa the lioness out of Born Free. What's the best aspect of working for Vets4Pets? My lovely work colleagues, getting to know the clients and their pets and being able to see the animals growing up.
Mia Sykes Recpetionist

Mia Sykes


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Fave animal: Although cats & dogs are my favourite domestic animals, elephants are my all time favourites! Not only are they a symbol of power, dignity, intelligence & peace, they also bring good fortune!! Pets that you have and names: I have an English Bull Terrier called Ruby, a black & white cat called mittens & an African grey parrot called Bobbi! Best pet name you have come across: Bambino Cappuccino! Fave famous animal: Bullseye from Oliver! Best thing about working for V4P: The team here are absolutely amazing! Everyone is so caring, supportive and hardworking! Cuddles from all the pets are an added bonus!
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Susan Kitching


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What is your favourite animal and why? Manatee (hair colour brownish grey/have wrinkled skin with maybe a few whiskers) like me!!!! What pets do you have and what are their names? Minature Schnauzer called Radley What's the best pet name that you've ever come across? Rhubarb and Custard What is your favourite famous animal? Nemo What's the best aspect of working for Vets4Pets? RAPPORT...with the animals Ha Ha!!!!! I often wish I was Dr Doolittle!

Georgia Stainston


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Tracy Watson

Practice Manager

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What is your favourite animal and why? A dog because it is always happy to see you after you have had a bad day and they live in the moment. What’s the best pet name you have ever come across? Radley because it reminds me of handbags What is your favourite famous animal? Pink Panther because he’s pink What’s the best thing about working for Vets4Pets? Is working for such a great company who are genuinely dedicated to what they do. A great perk to the job is cuddling all of the new puppies that visit us in the practice.

Vets4Pets Bradford Idle (Eccleshill) is committed to bringing you affordable, high quality care via a modern, well equipped practice, including a lab, pharmacy, digital x-ray and ultrasound. Plus, on site car parking too!

The friendly team can't wait to meet all of their new clients!



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