1/42 Wakelin Road, Beachlands 2018
Companion Animal Services
The Beachlands Veterinary Clinic is supported by our Papakura Veterinary Hospital which is fully equipped and offers diagnostic, medical and surgical facilities. Phil Macleod, our CA Director & Veterinarian heads the Beachlands & Papakura companion animal, client services & veterinary nursing team.
Farm, Lifestyle & Equine Services
Farm services are available 24/seven and Jason Fayers (LA Director & Veterinarian) leads a team of dairy, lifestyle and equine vets.
Our farm services are available 24/seven. Jason Fayers, Director & Veterinarian leads a team of dairy, lifestyle and equine vets.
Dr Laura Schwerdtferger
In 2014, Laura graduated from Massey University with a Bachelor of Veterinary Science. Previous to this degree she completed a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Physiology and Zoology. Her special interests within the veterinary industry include large animal internal medicine and surgery.
Outside of work some of Laura’s hobbies include snowboarding, travelling, playing guitar, fishing and going to music festivals overseas.
Dr Goran Medic
Goran graduated from Belgrade University in 1991. After several years spent in large animal practice in Serbia, he immigrated to NZ with his family in 1994. After passing the NZ veterinary examination in 1996, he spend 11 years working in a regulatory environment for MPI.
Goran joined the Franklin Vets family in 2008 as a farm services veterinarian. He is based at Waiuku, and also provides veterinary services to our Pukekohe and Papakura farm and lifestyle clients.
In his spare time Goran likes spending time with his family and enjoys riding his distinctive light blue Vespa while discovering the beautiful NZ countryside. He relaxes by playing the piano accordion and training Aikido at the Ramarama Dojo.
Large Animal Client Services
Christine joined the Papakura team in early 2017. Prior to that, she worked with our farm customers at our Taupiri clinic for 10 years where she gained a vast knowledge of the dairy industry. Christine loves animals and previously lived on a 50-acre lifestyle block in the Waikato where she reared calves and had a few sheep and breeding cows.
Companion Animal Services
This clinic is fully equipped, and open week days and Saturday mornings. We offer diagnostic, medical and surgical facilities and pet supplies. Phil McLeod, Director & Veterinarian heads the team of Companion Animal vets and support staff.
Dr Sarah Tutt
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Sarah spent time working as a Vet in both Australia and the United Kingdom before finally settling back in New Zealand with her family. Sarah joined the Franklin Vets team in 2012 at the Beachlands clinic and has a passion for all areas of companion animal medicine.
She is also the proud parent of an energetic cat called Dusty, who was adopted as a stray from the Franklin Vets Papakura clinic.
Dr Andrea Wong
BVSc MANZCVS (Emergency & Critical Care)
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After graduating Andrea spent some of her practical years in the United Kingdom locuming before returning to New Zealand to care for companion animals in the Franklin area.
Andrea has held a passion to work within the companion animal healthcare sector from the early stages of her career and has since become a long standing, respected member of the Franklin Vets team.
42 Wakelin Road, Beachlands 2018