Phone: 01223 249331 | 89A Cherry Hinton Rd Cambridge, CB1 7BS




islaIsla studied at Middlesex University and the Royal Vet College from 2001-2005 gaining a BSc(Hons) in Veterinary Nursing. She joined our practice in September 2006 and became Head Nurse in 2009 when Catherine Tromans went on maternity leave. She plays an essential role in managing the nursing staff and ensuring all our patients’ needs are met to the highest standard. She has a keen interest in diagnostic imaging and orthopedic surgery.

In her free time Isla is kept busy playing Aunty to her three nieces and being creative with her passion for arts and crafts. She also enjoys watching the odd game of football.

She has two cats with polar personalities, one being very friendly and confident, the other shy and retiring!


catherineCat joined our team in 2008 as a kennel assistant where she showed a natural aptitude to animal care. She undertook her nurse training and qualified in 2011 and has since flourished in her role as veterinary nurse and is now our deputy head nurse.

Her extracurricular activities include skiing, cycling, walking, arts and crafts. She has a cat called Arthur who likes to go for walks with the family!


catherineAnother Middlesex University graduate, Catherine was our first nurse to obtain a veterinary nursing degree. She joined our practice in 2004 and became head nurse shortly after that. In 2009 she had a baby girl and handed over her head nurse duties to Isla Robinson.

She lives in Ely with her husband, young daughter and their two cats. Catherine enjoys squash, tennis, cycling, reading novels, walking and horse-riding.


KarleneKarlene began her career with animals at Wood Green Animal Shelter in Heydon. She completed her veterinary nurse training in 2009 before coming to work with us at Cambridge Veterinary Group where she plays a key role within the nursing team. In 2016 Karlene gained a diploma in Advanced Veterinary Nursing. She is a keen interest in dentistry and medical nursing.

Karlene keeps the practice happy with her baking talents and spends much of her time outdoors with her Collie, and now her little daughter.


KarleneSelina had worked in the Veterinary industry since 2003 where she started her career as a Veterinary Nurse Assistant. She then undertook her nurse training and qualified as an RCVS Registered Veterinary Nurse in 2008.

Her veterinary interests include anaesthesia, surgery and running Nurse Clinics.

Outside of work Selina enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, which usually involves taking their two Cocker Spaniels, Lexi and Lola, for long messy dog walks. She also loves seeing friends, ski trips and the odd child-free shopping trip!


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