• Berol Goede Dr Berol Goede Veterinarian Berol graduated in 2002 and is still passionate about what she does.

    She enjoys working with clients as much as working with their furry animal friends. She believe in effective communication, great service, best practice veterinary care, transparency and trustworthy compassionate care.

    Her dream is to see Cherry Court Vet Clinic (formerly Walter Road Veterinary Clinic) grow into one of the best animal hospitals in Perth, offering the very best in veterinary care by vets and nurses who are passionate about their work.
  • Dr Vishant Prembaj Dr Vishant Prembaj Veterinarian Dr Vishant hails from Malaysia and graduated from Murdoch University in 2010. Since then he has worked in Bunbury, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore and had gained a large amount of experience.

    He is passionate about volunteering and has volunteered with Rabies programmes (Dharamsalar, India), Elephant conservation (Thailand), Native Wildlife conservation (Bunbury) and Animal Birth Control (Malaysia). He believes that being a volunteer puts veterinary medicine in perspective for him. He is keen to further develop himself in diagnostic imaging.

    Outside of the clinic, he is curious about the natural world and wildlife conservation and enjoys running. He is thankful he gets to come back to his wife and son and soon to be twins everyday.
  • Dr Nigel Wongsanguan Dr Nigel Wongsanguan Veterinarian Dr Nigel joined Cherry Court Vet Clinic early in 2020 after completing an internal Medicine internship where he gained valuable experience working up complicated cases with specialists of various disciplines for a whole year all while working as an emergency vet as well!

    Dr. Nigel enjoys working with clients and he is passionate about his job as he strives to provide the utmost care for all fur babies.

    When he is not working at the clinic, you can find him at the gym or snuggling at home with his kelpie cross and partner (who is also a veterinarian).

  • Dr Jessica De Klerk Dr Jessica De Klerk Veterinarian Jess graduated from Murdoch University and has recently joined the Cherry Court team in 2021.

    She has been working as a veterinarian in country Victoria for the last 2 years, but is very happy to be back home in sunny Perth.

    She enjoys all aspects of general practice but has a special place in her heart for wildlife medicine and taking part in community work with animal shelters and sterilisation drives both in Australia and abroad. Mostly, she loves being able to come to work and be surrounded by animals every day!

    In her spare time she enjoys spending time outdoors, going to the beach and camping trips with her partner and black Labrador Ruby.

    She is looking forward to getting to know all the lovely clients and pets at Cherry Court vet Clinic!

  • Dr Ronja Sonntag Dr Ronja Sonntag Veterinarian Ronja originally hails from Germany, where she graduated and did her doctorate. She graduated with the AVBC in 2013 and has been loving life in Perth since 2010.

    She is an allrounder, enjoying all aspects of general practice but has a special interest in dog behaviour in the confines of a hospital setting and cuddling particularly dachshunds.

    In her spare time she enjoys going for walks with her dogs Murphy, a Dachshund Cross from Germany, who’s never regretted coming to Perth and Whippet Finley, who’s a real laid back born and bred West Aussie. She also enjoys playing indoor beach volleyball and being a groupie for her husband's Ska band.

  • Nicole Dobbs Nicole Dobbs Senior veterinary nurse & practice manager Nicole graduated from veterinary nursing in 2009 and have been working full time in the industry ever since. She has also spent 2 years working in the UK gaining more experience as a qualified nurse, her dream occupation.

    In 2014 she volunteered at a Vietnam Animal Welfare Organisation. Her role was to help at the animal shelter, write educational programs for both Vietnamese children and adults and to give advice to pet owners. Not only is Nicole a loving and caring nurse, but her animal handling abilities and theatre nursing skills are exceptional.
  • Tracey De Passey Tracey De Passey Senior Veterinary Nurse Tracey recently completed her certificate III in Companion Animal Studies and is now on her way to becoming a Veterinary Nurse. Tracey is a hard worker and dedicated to making her mark in the veterinary industry.
  • Carolyn Carolyn Colbey Senior Veterinary Nurse Ask Carolyn any day how she is and she'll tell you she's 'livin' the dream'. And she means it.

    After a 25 year career in the Corporate Travel industry, Carolyn decided it was time for a change. She spent 2 years studying part time and is now a happily qualified Veterinary Nurse.

    When she's not at the clinic, Carolyn is spoiling Daisy her 3 year old rough coat Jack Russell , playing netball or cooking up a curry storm with her home grown chillies

  • Catriona (Cat) Hopper Catriona (Cat) Hopper Veterinary Nurse Catriona graduated from veterinary nursing in 2019 and has loved every aspect of nursing ever since.

    She is passionate about caring for all animals and has a passion for providing the best standard of care. When she’s not at work, you can find Catriona at the beach or hanging out with her cockatiel, Sunny.

  • Telea Hotker Telea Hotker Veterinary Nurse Telea has been with us here at Cherry Court since August 2020 learning from the best and has now graduated as a Veterinary Nurse in June 2021. She has always aspired to follow a career in animal care and enjoys all parts of nursing but has a special interest in hospital nursing and pathology. Telea has loved her training with us and cannot wait to continue as a Veterinary Nurse, helping to ensure the best experience for your pets.

    When she is not at work, she is drinking way too many cups of tea or spending time outdoors with her long-term partner and spoiling her Staffy cross, Nala.

  • Brooke Brooke Cooper Kennel-hand/Barista/All Round Superhero After growing up with a vet nurse as a mother, Brooke has been surrounded by the industry and a range of animals in the family home through out her life.

    She’s has a passion for all animals including wildlife, birds as well as the family pets. She’s has spent many years volunteering at many wildlife centers and vet clinics.

    After working as a barista for a number a years, Brooke decided to get a dog which re-sparked her passion to get back into the the vet world again. She has a big soft spot for all sighthounds. When she’s not working, she’s buying new house plants and spending time at home with her crazy Italian greyhound.

  • Jen Turley Jen Turley Groomer & Salon Manager Jen can turn any any dog into a masterpiece. She is one of the best groomers we have worked with in Perth!

    Like all the staff at Cherry Court Vet Clinic, she has a passion for helping animals. She has spent 5 years volunteering at a wildlife sanctuary, as both an assistant zookeeper and helping in a wildlife hospital. She enjoys being able to help dogs look good and feel better too.

    She has 3 princess parrots to care for at home.
  • Michelle Kefalinos Michelle Kefalinos Groomer Michelle is an experienced groomer, grooming since 2006!

    She also volunteers for various rescue groups to groom dogs that really need some help and are often very scared and tricky to groom. "Dogs are my life, I can’t imagine doing anything else!"We are very fortunate to have Michelle on our team and she always wears a bright big smile to work.

  • Kelly Kelly Krupljanin Reception Superstar Lifesgreat for Kelly. She has a wonderful husband and kids, and after a break from work she has returned to the industry, and in a role she loves.

    Kelly completed her Vet Nurse certificate in 2003 and has worked in a few clinics around Perth. She is now thrilled to be apart of the amazing Cherry Court Vet Clinic Team.

    If she is not ferrying her kids to their numerous sporting activities, she enjoys photography, pilaties, is a blue belt in taekwando and loves to bake up a storm with her signature peanut butter cookies.

  • Michelle Walker Michelle Walker Reception Superhero Growing up in family hospitality businesses, Michelle's parents always had a large family of pets and birds in the home to "keep the kids amused" while they worked long hours 7 days per week. Regularly bringing new litters of mice, guinea pigs and rabbits into the world her passion for animals stems from here, but with a particular and very large soft spot for dogs! Being involved in the business and meeting many new people daily from a very young age, Michelle naturally gravitates towards new people and enjoys the interaction and making them smile.

    After spending the past 7 years in multiple sales representative roles trying to find what was missing from her career she finally decided it simply was and always has been dogs!

    This year Michelle began her mission to get back into the pet industry again and by chance landed herself on the doorstep of what she now believes to be her absolute "Happy Place" - Cherry Court Vet Clinic.

    When not at work Michelle is always out exploring new places with her little Shihtzu x Lhasa Apso called Olly! She loves swimming, anything outdoorsy, and catching up with her daughter and her friends.