Meet the team
My name is Deborah Merry, and I am a veterinary Surgeon at Leicester Fosse Park and Beaumont Leys. I graduated from the University of Cambridge in 2017.
Outside of work I enjoy going on walks with my springer spaniel Mortimer, reading baking and spending time with friends and family.
My name is Kathryn Taylor and I am a long term locum based at the Fosse Park practice. I was born and raised in Zimbabwe and did my veterinary training in South Africa. After moving to the UK in 2007, I settled in Leamington Spa with my husband, our 3 year old daughter, a cat I adopted as a stray called Toby and a variety of fish! I enjoy all aspects of being a vet but have a special interest in feline medicine. I love the variety of cases we see as vets and the constant learning that comes with this career.
In my spare time, I enjoy reading and gardening and spending time with friends.
Hi, having worked in practice since 2004, I have enjoyed a variety of practical environments, ranging from General Practice to Referral Orthopaedic, Ophthalmology and Cardiology, but still fell most passionate and excited when undertaking anaesthetic duties for my patients. I enjoy working under pressure with emergency and critical care cases as well as wound management.
Out of work, I enjoy riding and maintaining my classic sports bike, playing guitar and going bike riding with my boys.
My name is Gemma Scales, I qualified as a Registered Veterinary Nurse in April 2018, but I have been in Veterinary for over 5 years. I have been with the practice since March 2016, I love every aspect of my job, especially when I am consulting so I get to interact with clients and their lovely pets.
At home, I enjoying playing a range of different sports such as hockey and rounders. I also love spending time with my fiancé, my twin baby girls and my crazy Border Collie Fidget.
I started my vet nursing career in 2006 and have worked in many different practices since. I have an interest in physiotherapy, raw feeding and exotic animals having also completed a city and guilds certificate in exotic nursing. I am a clinical coach for students in our practice. I am the proud owner of a bulldog, two cats, chickens, ducks and tortoises.
Hi my name is Paige, I have worked at Vets4Pets Fosse Park and Vets4Pets Beaumont Leys as an Animal Care Assistant since July 2016. In September I will be going to Bottle green training college to start my veterinary nurse training. At home I have an American Akita called Broly, me and my partner enjoy going for walks with him, he’s currently only a puppy so he’s very cheeky, but loves everyone.
My name is Beth Jacobs, I am a student veterinary Nurse at Leicester Fosse park and Leicester Beaumont Leys Vets4Pets.
I am currently on my 2nd year at the Royal Veterinary College. I have 2 dogs called Alfie plus Tye, and 2 chinchillas called Sanchez and Ned. Outside of work I enjoy going to the gym, socialising with friends and going on holidays.
My name is Hud Ahmad. I am the Practice Manager for the Vets4pets Leicester Fosse Park and Vets4Pets Leicester Beaumont Leys. I have joined the business in 2015. I have come with extensive experience in business and team management. I am from Portugal and I am fluent in 3 languages and understand clearly another two. I have graduated in Accounting and Finance. I am married and have one child with the second one on the way. I don`t have any pets. Outside work I enjoy cooking, watching movies going for long walks but most importantly I thrive to spend time with my family.
I have worked for the practice Since 2011 as a receptionist. I currently have a cat named Smudge and a Russian Dwarf Hamster Named Rascal. I enjoy working with animals and expanding my knowledge about the veterinary world. Customer service is a huge part of my role and therefore is important that I help every client and patient to the best of my ability the way I would be expected to be treated if I was a client.
I have worked for Vets4Pets since 2015 as a practice receptionist I particularly enjoy getting to know the clients and their pets . I have a black Labrador called Cleo and a cat called Indie . Outside of work I enjoy listening to music, reading and I love gardening.
Hi my name is Emma I started working at Vets4Pets Fosse Park as a receptionist in February 2018. I have previously worked in the catering industry as I enjoy to cook and create new dishes. I wanted a change of career as a receptionist because I am a very sociable person and I love seeing all the animals to. In my spare time I like to go on walks with my husband and dog-Lacie we love exploring new places. I also enjoy reading, playing badminton and spending time with family is important to me.
My name is Emma Szuster, I joined the business in August 2016 and I am Veterinary Receptionist at Leicester Beaumont Leys. I have a 3 year old Pug named Pumba and I enjoy eating.
My name is Kodie McPhillips. I am the practice receptionist for Vets4Pets Leicester Fosse Park. I joined the practice in June 2018. I am engaged and have two daughters. Outside of work I enjoy doing lots of things that my daughters can get involved which includes lots of outside activities, baking, swimming, cinema and lots of arts and crafts. Sadly I don’t own any pets but will look forward to welcoming a pet into the family in the future.
My name is Alex Garland, I started with the practice in February 2018 as a Kennel Assistant and you will occasionally find me on reception. I have 2 cats, an 18 year old called Mog and a 10 year old called Moo. In my spare time I enjoy going to music festivals, collecting antique furniture and interesting artwork.
Welcome to Vets4Pets Leicester Fosse Park. We are Sameer Bheda and Shabbir Shariff the Joint Venture Partners of the Leicester surgery. Please explore the site to find out more about your local Vets4Pets Vets in Leicester Fosse Park (formally Companion Care Leicester).
Emergency coverEven if we are closed, we have your pet covered.
OrthopaedicsSurgery of joints and bones.
Operating TheatreAn operating theatre with gaseous anaesthetic facility for surgical procedures.
Digital X-RayDigital X ray equipment is available.
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Isolation UnitA special ward to care for animals with contagious diseases.
Blood Pressure MonitorUsed to measure the range of blood pressure as a preventative treatment to identify early signs of systemic hypertension.
UltrasoundGenerates 2-D moving images of your pet’s internal organs at work.
BiochemistryAllows an assessment of the functionality of a patients organs.
HaematologyAllows the assessment of a patient's blood and blood cells.
Hospital WardSuite of custom-built kennels for the housing and monitoring of in-patients.
DentistryThe treatment and prevention of dental disease
Starter pack protection
Best Start in Life
Complete Care Senior
Flea & Worm Pack
Out of hours
84 Sibson Road
Tel: Telephone: 0116 267 3518
Out-of-hours emergency consultation fees start from £120 before midnight and £190 after midnight. Any necessary treatment or medication administered by the emergency service will be charged in addition to the emergency consultation fee.