• Hospital Staff

    Shaun Heneghan BSc VN RVN

    Shaun studied veterinary nursing at Dundalk Institute of Technology and began seeing placement at the animal hospital in early 2017. He volunteered on Saturdays for a number of months before returning for his third year of placement and is now a full time nurse. He has a seven year old Springer Spaniel named Ross.

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    Lisa Marie Brennan

    Lisa qualified as a veterinary nurse from UCD in 2015. After her studies she traveled to Canada where she worked in an emergency and referral practice for 2 years. She returned in the summer of 2018 and started working in the animal hospital Tallaght. Lisa has two dogs, Bambi and Chico and two cats, Agnes and Luna.

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    Niamh O'Connell BSc VN RVN

    Niamh graduated in 2014 with a veterinary Nursing degree from Dundalk Institute of Technology.
     
    She first came to the Animal Hospital in 2012 for a college work placement. She enjoyed the experience so much that she came back in her final year and is now working here as a as a full time nurse.
     
    She has a 6 year old Jack Russell named Cleo.

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    Claire Nalty BSc VN RVN

    Claire graduated in November 2018 from Veterinary nursing in DKIT. Claire started with us in 2014 working every Friday as part of her work placement whilst completing a fetac level 5 animal care course. She loved the hospital so much that she came back to us for work placement for her first year in veterinary nursing. She is now working at the hospital full tim3 as a RVN. She has 5 cats named Bonnie, Clyde, Ninja, Spot and Fred and pointer cross named Phoebe who is 3 years old.

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    Aisling Higgins BSc VN RVN

    Aisling studied veterinary nursing in Letterkenny Institute of Technology.

    Aisling first started with us on work placement back in 2013. She enjoyed her placement so much that she came back to us in her second year to work every Saturday as a trainee nurse. She recently graduated from Letterkenny and is now working with us full time. 

    She has a 6 year old Maltese called Jake and a 2 year old rescue Shih Tzu Cross called Lily.

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    Nicola Brennan

    Nicola joined us in Jan 2001 part time as a veterinary nurse and groomer. After starting her own family, she concentrated more on grooming and has been looking after the beauty needs of dogs since then. Nicola has a 7 year old crossbreed dog called Flo, a 9 year old cat called Inky , a 3 year old cat called Lulu Mcmittens and 12week old kitten called Miss B.

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