Our Vet Nurses

Jade Jarvis

Veterinary Nurse

Jade is a wonderful asset to Mudgee Vet Hospital, she started working here in 2012. She completed her Certificate IV Veterinary Nursing in 2014 and thoroughly enjoys all aspects of a mixed practice hospital.

Jade is a local lass from Lue, and loves being part of this community. Jade enjoys going on adventures with her young family to the coast and loves fashion.

Donna Croake

Veterinary Nurse

Donna started working for Mudgee Veterinary Hospital in 2005. Proudly we can boast that Donna was awarded First in NSW when she completed her certificate IV Veterinary Nursing in 2007.


Growing up at her Cudgegong property Donna has had a lifetime of raising and treating animals, she brings this knowledge and enthusiasm to work.


Along with her Veterinary Nursing skills, Donna is a fantastic cook and baker. Need a cake, call Donna.

Lisa Brennan

Veterinary Nurse

Lisa has been working at Mudgee Veterinary Hospital since 2000, and previously in the Blue Mountains. Lisa holds a Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing and has recently gained her AVNAT accreditation.

Lisa has a keen interest in all things Vet Care, though takes a special liking to Surgery., You know your pet will be cared for when Lisa is around.

When Lisa isn't caring for animals she enjoys gardening, netball and following her sons around for the Mudgee Wombats.

Jan Stanley

Veterinary Nurse

Jan started working for Mudgee Veterinary Hospital in 2005, having completed certificate IV in veterinary nursing.

Jan helps run our busy puppy preschool classes and has been involved in training puppies and helping their owners for over 10 years in the Mudgee Community.

Jan has always been surrounded by animals, she grew up on a farm just outside Mudgee. On the weekend you will find her in the garden or taking her beautiful dogs for a walk. 


Martina Kirk

Veterinary Nurse

Martina came to Mudgee Veterinary Hospital in 2004. Martina had been working as a Veterinary Nurse in Sydney and on the Gold Coast, specialising in small animals and also working in Accident & Emergency After-Hours (specialising in critical care) at "Pet Doctors" Robina.

Martina has a certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing, and owns a Jack Russell "Jo-Jo" and a cat named "Bill Bailey Loxley".


Martina enjoys bike riding and shopping her spare time.

Ellen Halloren

Veterinary Nurse

Ellen started working at Mudgee Veterinary Hospital in 2006 after completing her Certificate IV in Vet Nursing at Kurri Kurri Tafe.

Ellen is a local who grew up in Gulgong, and now raising her young family in Mudgee. She enjoys going to the gym, riding her bike and anything to do with outdoors and fitness. 

Our newest Veterinary Nurse Jamie joined us in late 2019 as a animal attendant and has recently completed her Veterinary Nursing training and is continuing her studies.

Outside of work Jamie enjoys socialising with her family and friends. Jamie has a cat named Tootsie and best friends, Jimmy the Galah and Connie the Labrador.

Jamie Dover

Veterinary Nurse

Gloria Mills

Veterinary Nurse

Gloria started working at Mudgee Veterinary Hospital in 1985 and has a certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing and is also involved in teaching at our Puppy Preschool classes.

Living near Lue on her family farm, Gloria has a zoo of animals from ferrets, birds and pet sheep to her horses and dogs. She brings her love and care of animals to work each day.
Gloria's other interest include cooking and endurance riding, where she has won and had the fittest horse many times.

Anne Leonard

Veterinary Nurse

Annie first started working for Mudgee Veterinary Hospital in 1984 and you will see her smiling face at our Gulgong Branch. She currently has a Certificate II in Veterinary Nursing and has attended many animal behavioural courses.

Annie is an active breeder of Kelpies (King Hayes Kelpie Stud) and Miniature Daschunds and is involved with sheep dog trials. Living just outside of Gulgong, Annie also runs sheep which help in training her dogs.

Annie enjoys spending time at the beach whilst on holidays and a cheeky glass of Scotch.