MEET OUR VETS
Partner, MVB GP Cert (Cardio) MRCVS
Kevin graduated in 1982 from UCD and worked in New Ross for 3 years before joining his father Kevin Maher Snr’s practice in Athy in 1985. Kevin worked mostly with large animals for 10 years, until the small animal practice grew steadily from the mid-nineties. He has a special interest in diagnostic imaging, (including radiology and ultrasound scanning) and cardio-respiratory conditions, Kevin achieved a certificate in cardiology in 2012. With a multitude of associated relevant courses attended mostly abroad, and a wealth of experience in soft tissue surgery and challenging medical cases, Kevin thrives on the challenges of day to day veterinary practice. He is married to Gillian, with 4 boys and they have a Basset hound called Millie, making life busy at home as well as in work.
Partner, MVB GP Cert (SAS) MRCVS
Andrew is originally from a mixed farm in Co. Kerry. He studied Veterinary Medicine in UCD and qualified in 1992. He spent 2 years working in Tipperary in mixed practice before moving to London where he gained valuable experience in small animal and equine practices. He returned to Ireland in 1997, where he gained partnership with Kevin Maher. He is an enthusiastic and progressive vet and has enjoyed expanding and developing the practice over the years. He achieved the GP Cert in Small animal surgery in 2011. He particularly enjoys surgery both small and large animal and excels at orthopaedic surgery, where he keeps up to date with all the latest techniques by attending seminars and courses when his busy schedule allows. Outside of work, Andrew does the occasional triathlon, plays soccer, cuts the grass and provides a taxi service to his three children!
Partner, MVB Cert(CSM) MRCVS
Tom graduated from UCD in 1992 and having gained much valuable experience working in a variety of practices both small and mixed practice in Ireland and UK. He gained partnership with Kevin and Andrew in 1998. He completed a post-graduate certificate in Canine Sports Medicine in 2010. He endeavors to provide a competent, thorough and professional service in a friendly atmosphere to all our clients. He is from Limerick and is married with four children. His interests outside work include sport, sport and well – more sport!
Sarah Conboy MVB
Sarah is originally from Portumna, Co. Galway. She started working at Vetcare in November 2014 after graduating from UCD with a Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine. She enjoys the varied aspects a busy mixed practice brings. Aside from veterinary Sarah’s interests include camogie, having played with Portumna for 15 years, soccer and running with her crazy terrier Sky.
Aisling O'Brien DVM
Aislin hails from West Clare. She graduated as a Veterinary Surgeon in 2012. Aisling has a keen interest in small animal internal medicine. In her spare time, she likes to keep fit, likes reading, listening to music and going to the cinema.
Orla O' Halloran
Orla O' Halloran MVB is from Co. Clare (Ennis) and graduated from UCD with first class honors. Her special interests are horses and small animal medicine
Natasha Tannian DVM
Natasha is from Co, Galway and qualified in 2014 from Szent Istvan University Budapest. Natasha started in Vetcare in 2015 and has a keen interest in Small Animal Internal Medicine and Herd Health.
Dee is originally from Melbourne, Australia. He graduated from Melbourne University as a Veterinary Surgeon in 2014 and went on to work in various practices throughout Australia in mixed practice, emergency small animal practice and in the pharmaceutical industry. In 2018, Dee moved to Ireland with his fiance and joined Vetcare. Dee enjoys all aspects of general practice and working with all species, large and small. In his spare time, he plays golf, enjoys the outdoors ( when the weather is good ), goes hiking with his partner and their Springer Spaniel. Dee also follows various sports.
Claire Mc Cann DVM LLB
Claire is from Hollywood, Co, Wicklow. She graduated form Griffith College in 2008 with an LLB in Irish law, then graduated from Szent Istvan University Budapest in 2018. Claire worked in mixed practice in Newbridge for a year before joining Vetcare. Claire enjoys mixed practice, going to the cinema, horseriding and hiking.