Franklin Vets Beachlands

Companion Animal Services

This BESTPRACTICE® accredited clinic is fully equipped, and open 7 days. We offer diagnostic, medical and surgical facilities and pet supplies. Phil Macleod, our CA Director & Veterinarian heads the Beachlands, Karaka & Papakura companion animal, client services & veterinary nursing teams.

Best Practice Accredited

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.

Farm Services

Our farm services are available 24/seven. Jason Fayers, Director & Veterinarian leads a team of dairy, lifestyle and equine vets.

Dr Sarah Clews vet

Dr Sarah Clews

09 2986994 |

Sarah trained at Massey University, graduating in 2017. She works predominantly with our lifestyle block clients, and can also be found in the Papakura Clinic one day a week. Sarah loves working for a BESTPRACTICE approved clinic and enjoys working closely with clients to keep their animals as happy and healthy.

Prior to her veterinary degree, she completed a degree in animal behaviour and worked as a dog trainer before heading overseas. Her travels saw her offering medical care to elephants in Thailand, studying wolf behaviour in the Rockies, training horses in Ohio and caring for the many rescued cats and dogs from the Bangkok floods. Her veterinary degree has since taken her to work in aid programs across the Myanmar countryside and work with wildlife and stray populations in South Africa.

Christine Callender

Christine Callender

Large Animal Client Services
09 2986994 |

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 Andrea Wong Veterinarian

Dr Andrea Wong

BVSc MANZCVS (Emergency & Critical Care)
09 5380010 |

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.

Dr Sarah Tutt Veterinarian

Dr Sarah Tutt

09 5380010 |

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 offers acupuncture as a treatment option for many conditions including arthritis, muscle and back pain.

She is also the proud parent of an energetic cat called Dusty and a Mini Lop rabbit called Biscuit.

Vet Dr Morwenna Hawkins

Dr Morwenna Hawkins

BVSc (Dist)
09 5380010 |

After graduating from Massey University, Morwenna spent 3 years in mixed rural practice in South Waikato. She then moved to the UK, initially as a locum vet and then as a practice owner for almost a decade.

Morwenna moved back to New Zealand in 2016 with her family, joining the Beachlands practice part-time in 2018. She enjoys all areas of companion animal veterinary care, with a particular soft spot for cats.

1/43 Kouka Rd, Pohutukawa Coast Shopping Centre, Beachlands 2018

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