Jayne joined Riverside in 1987 as an auxiliary veterinary nurse (now known as animal nurse assistants). It is the only job she has ever wanted to do. Jayne has seen many great changes over the years and she loves working with the team at Riverside. Jayne can now be found on reception, greeting you when you come into the practice. She loves our clients and their equally wonderful and varied pets of all shapes and sizes. At home Jayne lives with her husband, two cats Phillip and Dilys, 10 chickens, and 17 Koi Carp. Jayne’s hobbies include playing the violin, singing and her beloved Deux Chevaux car. She has also been trying to learn to ski with varying amounts of success! Jayne is a vegetarian who loves Strictly Come Dancing, and most of all chocolate.
Sarah has been a receptionist at Riverside since October 2009. With her background in retail and customer relations and having raised children and now having grandchildren; Sarah feels well equipped to cope with any animal problems, even the more challenging ones. Sarah has extra skills in helping with pet bereavement. Sarah lives with her husband and two beautiful cats, Archie and Maud. When not at work she enjoys music and going to the theatre. She is also an avid reader and loves curling up with a good book.