ABOUT

OUR CLINIC

Forbes Veterinary Clinic has a long established history of servicing the Forbes area. Dr Krista Jenkins bought the Forbes Veterinary Clinic in 1993, with Dr Patty Paul joining the Clinic & forming a partnership in 1998. There are currently 5 full time vets, 6 qualified veterinary nurses and 3 support staff.

The Condobolin Clinic commenced operation in August of 2015, starting with one day a week to now 3 days a fortnight, depending on demand. Open from 9am – 4pm clients need to ring the Forbes Clinic to make appointments.

The smallest animals we treat are mice, with the largest being camels & bulls.

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Elle Schofield

Practice Manger/Veterinary Nurse

Elle started working at the Clinic in 2015 and loves working as part of a team & the everyday challenges that the job provides.

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Jeanette Kent

Veterinary Nurse/Receptionist

Jeanette started at the Clinic in 2009. She loves being able to cuddle the visiting pets and in her spare times enjoys working on the farm with her Dad.

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Nat Davey

Veterinary Nurse

Nat specialises in birds, reptiles & native animals. In her spare time she loves spending time with her animals, abseiling & working on projects.

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Laynie Helms

Veterinary Nurse

Laynie started in 2020 with Forbes Vets. In her spare time she loves running, yoga & sleeping!

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Sue South

Practice Manager

Sue began in 2020 in a relieving maternity position. She loves meeting new people & animals and working as part of a team. 

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Brooklyn Maloney

Saturday Reception

Started volunteering at the Clinic in 2019 and has transitioned to Saturday reception work in 2021. She loves working with animals and the amazing team.

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Dr. Krista Jenkins

Practise Owner/Partner

BVSc (Hons)

Krista began working at Forbes Vet Clinic in 1992 and became a partner in 1993. She enjoys orthopedic surgeries and is motivated by the satisfaction & happiness of knowing that she has saved or improved
an animals life.

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Dr. Patty Paul

Practise Owner/Partner

DVM, BSC

Patty has been a veterinarian since 1990 with a  special interest in pocket pets, camels & dog training.  She became a partner the same year she began working at the Clinic, in 1998. She is motivated by her love for God and serving him.

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Dr. Vanessa Campbell

Veterinarian - BVBio/BVSc

Ness has worked at Forbes Vet Clinic since 2015, with a special interest in cattle & soft tissue surgery. She gathers motivation from the knowledge that she helps make a difference every day, whether by caring for a beloved family pet or helping producers increase their productivity.

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Dr Amy Richardson

Veterinarian - DVM

Amy started at Forbes Vet Clinic in 2019. She enjoys the challenge and variety of mixed practice but has a special interest in equine cases. In her spare time Amy enjoys horse riding and dog training.

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Alesha Horton

Veterinary Nurse

Alesha started volunteering at the Clinic in 2018 graduated veterinary nursing in 2020. She loves working with all sorts of animals, small & large.

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Michelle Oddy

Veterinary Nurse

Michelle started at the Clinic in 2019 and specialises in surgical nursing, anaethesia. 

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Estella McFadyen

Kennel Hand

Estella started with the Clinic in 2021 and loves meeting new animals and learning something new everyday.