Paul Doherty
MVB MRCVS
Paul graduated in 1979 from UCD, he began his career in a solely large animal practice in southern Ireland.He then worked in S.Africa for 5 years, before returning in 1985 and buying the Village Vets practice from Mr Maloney.

In 1991, a new premises was bought and the practice now called The Animal Hospital moved to its new home in its own grounds at 37 Main Road. .
Mary Murphy
MVB
Mary graduated in 1993 from UCD and went to work in the UK. After 5 years she returned to Ireland and worked as a locum vet.

She came to The Animal Hospital in 1999 and has been with us ever since. Mary has a number of pets including 2 cats called Bo0 and Tom.
Michael Cannon
MVB
After graduating from UCD in 1991, Michael worked in Northern Ireland and then moved further afield to New Zealands North Island where he worked in a 20 person practice, which dealt with domestic and farm animals.

Back in Ireland, he has worked mostly in the care of small animals, which he enjoys greatly, particularly the surgical side of the job. Michael grew up in Co.Meath in a home inhabited by a series of strays. He has been a member of the Animal Hospital team since 2008.
Jean Ahern
Veterinary Surgeon
Jean graduated from UCD in 2003 and spent 4 years in mixed practice doing farm and small animal work in Northern Ireland and then in Co. Meath. Jean took a year out to travel and when she came home she decided to concentrate solely on small animal work. She has gained great experience by working as a locum in various small animal practices in Dublin and also in the emergency clinic in UCD. Jean live s in Skerries with her husband, 2 little girls and a cat called Indy. They are considering expanding our furry family soon. Jean works part time and enjoy the busy, varied caseload in the Animal Hospital.