Information on our Nurses


Gwen Raeburn
RVN BSc (Hons)
Head Nurse

Gwen graduated from Bristol University in 2006 and has worked at Priory Close Vets since 2010. She gained her PgC in Veterinary Nursing Rehabilitation in 2018. Outside of work, she has 3 Bassets, 2 cats and a tortoise which keep her busy. She is a black belt in Judo and is a qualified Judo coach.


Charlotte Upton

Charlotte is a student veterinary nurse who has been with the practice since July 2019. She qualified with a distinction for her Veterinary Care Assistant course in 2015 and went on to work in a referral practice. She started her nursing training in 2018 and is currently in her 2 nd year. In her spare time Charlotte enjoys horse riding and spending time on the farm where she helps her partner with their ever growing beef farm. She enjoys countryside walks with her four dogs and also enjoys spending any remaining free time in her favourite place, Cornwall.


Alex Cridland


Kim Moyse

Kim qualified as a veterinary nurse in 1978 and has worked at Priory Close Vets since 2007. When she is not working, Kim enjoys gardening, riding and walking her hound Elsa.


Jacqui Poole

Jacqui qualified as a veterinary nurse in 1981 and has been working at Priory Close Vets since 1994. Jacqui has three grown up children and loves meeting up with them wherever possible. She also likes travelling with her husband. Jacqui’s hobbies include walking, gardening and piano playing. She has an adorable cat called Frodo.


Tiffany Putnam

Tiffany has worked at Priory Close Vets since 1996 as a nurse and now as a receptionist. Her spare time is spent helping her partner on their farm in the Quantock Hills with the cattle and sheep, competing on her young horse Rocket, as well as walking her two dogs, Blue the lurcher and Winnie the dachshund.


Michelle Durand


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Our Location

Priory Close Veterinary Practice
17 Canon Street
Tel: 01823 271042

Priory Close Ltd trading as Priory Close Veterinary Practice
Company No: 06673444
VAT Reg No: 937250323

Emails may not be checked every day.

If you want to make an appointment, or have an emergency, please phone the practice on 01823 271042.