We have been looking after the health and wellbeing of pets in Wickford and the surrounding areas for over 30 years. We aim to provide the highest standard of pet health care and encourage prevention as well as treatment.
Amy graduated from the Royal Veterinary College London in 2004 and has worked for Earls Hall since then. Amy has certificates in internal medicine and is studying towards certificates in surgery, emergency medicine and critical care. She looks after animals admitted to our hospital and takes on the more challenging medical cases. Amy has two cats, one of which is a special rescue with two and a half legs and in her free time she is studying for a degree in history.
James Lloyd BVetMed MRCVS
James qualified from the London Vet School (The RVC) in the summer of 1999 from where he started his first job in a small animal practice in Hull. He spent just over a year there dealing with small animal work and a large proportion of exotic work. This was mainly for clients of the practice but also for a large pet shop there. Whilst he started at Earls Hall in December 2000, he also spends some of his time here at South Beech Veterinary Surgery. As well as first opinion practice he enjoys seeing more exotic animals and treating arthritic animals with acupuncture. When not working James enjoys watching films and going for walks in the countryside.
Abigail McNally BVSc MRCVS
Abi joined Earls Hall in July 2018 after graduating for the University of Bristol and now also spends some of her time consulting with the South Beech team. She has an interest in all aspects of small animal medicine especially neurology. In her free time Abi enjoys riding her horse Ella, baking and looking after her two dogs, two guinea pigs and bearded dragon.
Mark Freeman BVetMed Sci (Hons)
Mark graduated from the University of Nottingham in 2017 and joined Earls Hall shortly after, maintaining an interest in all aspects of small animal medicine and surgery. He now also spends some of his time consulting with the team at South Beech Veterinary Surgery. In his free time he enjoys football, cricket, running and skiing. At home he has two cats called Rufus and Maisie.
Luminita (Lulu) Stelea MRCVS
Lulu joined South Beech Veterinary Surgery in 2018. She qualified in 2012 from The Ion Ionescu de la Brad University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine in Romania.
Ioana Junquera MRCVS
Ioana graduated in 2004 from the University of Veterinary Medicine in Leon, Spain. She moved to the UK shortly after and has been working in a wide variety of situations ever since (from private practice treating pets to charity work with strays in India). Ioana’s main interests are soft tissue surgery, imaging diagnosis and exotic animals. She is always happy to see reptiles, birds and small mammals. Ioana works part time at The Veterinary Hospital and she also consults regularly with the team at South Beech. In her spare time, she enjoys travelling with her family and photography. At home she has a cat called Tashi.