Our Team


Receptionist & Trainee Vet Nurse

Qualifications: Bachelor of Animal and Veterinary Science, graduated in 2022 Why: I wanted to gain experience in the industry while studying, and have always wanted to pursue a career in the veterinary industry. My Pets: No pets at home currently! But would love to have a blue staffy one day once I move in to […]


Trainee Vet Nurse

Qualifications: Certificate III in Animal Studies, 2022. Currently studying Certificate IV Veterinary Nursing. Why: I have a great passion for animals particularly dogs and grew up in a show dog family. I wanted to gain more industry experience by working in the thick of it and be part of a team of likeminded people to […]


Vet Nurse

Qualifications: Cert IV in Veterinary Nursing Why: I have always had passion for animals and wanted to pursue vet nursing from a young age but didn’t straight away, after going to volunteer in a vervet monkey and conservation camp in south Africa with sick and orphaned monkeys I came home, quit my corporate job and […]



Qualifications: Bachelor of Science, Animal Health and currently studying a Master of Bioscience Why: I wanted to put my learning from university to good use! My Pets: Tess, 13 year old staffy, Coby 15 year old cavoodle, Bella 9 year old Domestic Long hair Funny Pet Story: When our family dogs were younger, we forgot […]

Dr Cass


Qualifications: BVSc graduated in 2010 from the University of Melbourne Why: I have always had a passion for looking after the welfare of animals. My Pets: I have a blue brindle staffy named Ruben who is 11 years old. I also have an 11 yr old tortie DSH named Lulu. They have grown up together! […]

Dr Richard


Qualifications: Bvsc – 2015, DVM-2019 Why: My love for animals and interest in animal science. My Pets: A naughty 4 year old border collie and a well behaved 7 year old Aussie shepherd. Funny Pet Story: Probably more embarrassing but Hunter once mistook a person standing next to a tree; as a tree and unfortunately […]

Dr Lizzy


Qualifications: Bachelor of Science (Animal Science), Bachelor of Science (Veterinary BioScience), Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM). Special interest in Ophthalmology, Analgesia and Anaesthesia and Behaviour medicine. Why: I always surrounded myself with a menagerie of pets growing up but had never thought to pursue my childhood dream of becoming a veterinarian until realising I hated […]


Head Vet Nurse

Qualifications: Bachelor of Veterinary Technology – Graduated 2015 Why: I grew up in New Zealand in the country and have always wanted to pursue a career with animals My Pets: I have one pet called Steve. Steven if he is naughty. He is a Blenheim Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and 3 years old. Funny Pet […]

Dr Leighton


Qualifications: Bachelor of Medical Science (last century), Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (with Distinction) 2014 Why: The work ethic and supportive environment of the clinic and staff in it My Pets: Skye, 13 years, Golden Retriever. She’s gold, but has gone very white as she’s aged! Funny Pet Story: The first time I took her to […]


Vet Nurse

Qualifications: Currently studying my Cert IV in Veterinary Nursing. Why: I love animals and have always been interested in biology. My Pets: Dexter, 2yr old yellow Labrador Hobbies: Going on walks with Dexter and seeing live music.

Dr Jarryd

Head Veterinarian

Qualifications: Doctor Veterinary Medicine (DVM), Melbourne University 2014. Why: I’ve been a Vet for over 9 years now and have been the Head Vet for the last 2ish years. I really enjoy teaching and supporting a team of dedicated and passionate vets to provide the best level of care for our patients and clients! My […]


Vet Nurse

Qualifications: Certificate 4 in vet nursing. Why: I love giant dog breeds and enjoy the fast paced, challenging work in helping ill patients receive the medical care they need and go home to their loving families feeling a little better! My Pets: I don’t have any pets at the moment. I have my hands pretty […]

Dr Will


Veterinarian BVSc Dr Will Ryan graduated from The University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Veterinary Science in 2006. Before establishing Johnston Street Veterinary Clinic in 2011, he had worked in a variety of small animal veterinary clinics in Melbourne, outback Australia and abroad, in the United Kingdom. Will especially enjoys all forms of surgery […]