Ark Veterinary Centre

Nursing Staff

Lindsey Thomson
Lindsey Thomson RVN
Veterinary nurse

Lindsey joined the practice in 2008, qualifying from the Barony College as a Registered Vet Nurse in January 2011.  She is a graduate from the University of Glasgow, where she studied zoology.  Lindsey loves working with all animals, especially cats.  She enjoys lots of outdoor activities, particularly cycling and rugby.

Gillian Graham
Gillian Graham RVN
Head Veterinary Nurse

Gill came to the practice in 2006 as a student vet nurse and completed her Barony training in 2008.  She is now a Clinical Coach, training student VNs and an examiner for the SRUC (Barony campus).  Gill is involved in all aspects of small animal care and is happy to advise on puppy and kitten care, nutrition, weight management and post-operative care.

Jemma Knowles-Brown
Jemma Knowles-Brown RVN
Veterinary Nurse

Jemma is an enthusiastic new member of our nursing team, qualifying as a Registered Vet Nurse from the Barony College in November 2013. Jemma has always had a love of animals, when not at work she is busy on the farm with her Valais Blacknose flock and family Eagle Centre.

Rachael Currie
Rachael Currie RVN
Veterinary Nurse
After moving down from Ayr, Rachael joined our practicing nursing team in 2019. Rachael completed her HND in nursing in 2013 and is currently studing towards her Advanced Nursing Degree. When Rachael had spare time she loved socialising could be found on the ice-rink figure skating.
Shannon Armstrong
Shannon Armstrong
Animal Care Assistant
Shannon assists with inpatient care, in particular foster pets. When Shannon is not working she is looking after her fostered pigmy goats and her horse, Cindy.