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Lisa Barrett

Lisa Barrett The Cat Clinic Vet Nurse

Lisa has been working for The Cat Clinic since 2008. During this time she has completed a Certificate II in Animal Studies.

Since working here she has developed an interest in rehoming and adoptions, and thoroughly enjoys caring for the many cats that board at our Paddington clinic.
Lisa lives with her very naughty tortoiseshell cat Mai, and would love to have many more pets (if only Mai would allow it).

Amanda Garbowski

Amanda Garbowski The Cat Clinic Nurse

Amanda has worked for The Cat Clinic since 2008. She has recently completed her Certificate II in Animal Studies, and plans to continue her studies with Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing.

When Amanda started work at the clinic, she did not have a cat of her own. She soon found their love and charming ways impossible to resist. She now lives with Devon Rex who is the family favourite.

Heather Windle

Heather Windle The Cat Clinic Nurse

Heather developed her love of cats while working at an animal welfare shelter. She joined The Cat Clinic in 2004 and is still loving every minute.

Heather is our adoption center coordinator and has been responsible for finding homes for more than 100 homeless cats since taking on this role. She spends lots of her day looking after naughty little kittens and getting them ready for their new homes. She shares her home with a cat named ‘Shadow’ who as an only child would be classified as totally spoilt!

Kaylene Craig

Kaylene Craig The Cat Clinic Nurse

Kaylene started at The Cat Clinic in November 2006. Having always had a love for animals, she enjoys the challenges of working as a vet nurse.

She grew up in the country town of Laidley with the family dogs, her cat ‘Cuddles’ and two horses. She now shares her home with husband Simon, two sons Lucas and Riley and staffy Trilby.

Stacey Seater

Stacey Seater Vet Nurse The Cat Clinic

Stacey has been nursing for many years and joined The Cat Clinic in 2006. Stacey is one of the senior surgical nurses and spends her days organising and attending to surgical cases. She has a great passion for cats and their wellbeing so plans to stay at The Cat Clinic for many years to come.

With a lot of hard work and determination, Stacey has recently completed her Diploma of Veterinary Nursing. Go Stacey! Stacey has 2 beloved cats and 2 dogs that she couldn’t live without.

Ellen Young

Ellen Young The Cat Clinic Vet Nurse

Ellen is one of the newer nurses to our team and is currently studying her certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing.
She spends most of her time helping out the senior nurses and fostering the stray kittens we get into the clinic which has become a passion of hers.

Ellen is delighted to share her home with her 4 cats ‘Jasper, Lilly, Milly and Buffy’.


Hannah Beesley

Hannah Beesley The Cat Clinic

Hannah Beesley is one of our lovely nurses at our Paddington Clinic, spending her days looking after the boarding cats and helping out our senior nurses.
She is in the middle of studying for a certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing and can’t wait to be finished! Hannah loves and cherishes her kitty ‘Tarco’ and most definitely couldn’t imagine life without him.

Mia Troost

Mia Troost The Cat Clinic Nurse

Mia is always willing to help out the Senior Nurses and Vets whenever need be. Her sweet and gentle nature is reflected by the way in which she takes care of the cats around the clinic.

Katherine Leahy

Katherine Leahy The Cat Clinic Vet Nurse

Katherine is originally from England, and moved to Australia a number of years ago before starting work as a Veterinary Nurse at The Cat Clinic in 2007. Katherine is totally cat mad and owns several of her own cats as well as two dogs, with her husband, Chris.
Katherine works weekends at the clinic and loves the industry she is in, and is totally committed to caring for every cat that we see!!

Pip Norris

Pip is a qualified veterinary nurse who has been working at The Cat Clinic since 2006. After studying and working in the animal industry for 5 years, Pip wanted to fulfil her dreams of working with just cats and decided to specialise in feline nursing.
Pip shares her home with two beautiful Burmese cats ‘Mia’ and ‘Jethro’.

Becky Beynon

Rebecca Beynon The Cat Clinic Nurse

Becky joined The Cat Clinic team in October 2007, and completed her Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing in November 2010.
Becky and her partner Adam, live with their two cats ‘Dutchess’ and ‘Duke’, and the newest member to their family is a Golden Retriever puppy named ‘Prince.’

Becky enjoys being a Veterinary Nurse and will continue to work with animals (preferably cats) for as long as possible.

Lynda Hartley

Lynda Hartley The Cat Clinic Nurse

Lynda joined The Cat Clinic at the beginning of 2010. She has completed her Cert IV in Veterinary Nursing. She is not only kept busy at work, but also at home. She has 3 beautiful moggies, Teddy, Georgie and Lulu.

Lynda can be found welcoming you and your kitties on arrival at our Clayfield, Paddington clinic, and also likes to keep busy nursing at our Mt Gravatt clinic.

Kayla McNabb

Kayla McNabb

Kayla has been working as a Veterinary Nurse at The Cat Clinic since 2010. From a young age, she has had a passion for animals, with her and her family, looking after injured wildlife and rescuing animals with the RSPCA.

She shares her ‘zoo’ with 5 dogs, 5 cats and multiple injured wildlife. In the future, Kayla hopes to work in emergency clinic as well as furthering her studies to work in a zoo.

Georgie Makepeace

Georgie Makepeace

Georgie thoroughly enjoys chatting to our Clayfield clients where she is normally based due to her unconditional love of all things feline; as well as this, she has a self-confessed soft spot for our ‘older’ residents.

Georgie shares her home with her husband, two teenage boys, and a British Shorthair named BB. As well as this she is also lucky enough to be a proud owner of a beautiful Border Collie named ‘Nell’.

Jasmine Greene

Jasmine is a new face to our Cat Clinic family! Not being here long she has already found a place amongst our Paddington Cat Team. Her friendly nature makes her presence an enjoyable for the clients and their cats. You’ll always be able to find her amongst the boarding cats as she makes their stay easy as possible.

Jacquie Baldwin

Jacquie is studying towards her Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing. She has much experience in working with animals and is always available to give a helping hand around the clinic if needed.

Jordan Brown

Jordan joined the clinic in 2014, since then has taken on studying a Bachelor of applied Science in Veterinary Technology and a Certificate 4 in Veterinary Nursing. She has not yet added a cat to her family but shares her free time with her dog ‘Missy’.

Jonathan Makepeace

Jonathan adds dynamic to the nursing staff being the only male. He helps out around the clinic while completing further study in another avenue. In his spare time Jonathan enjoys playing Touch and spending time with his Border Collie ‘Nell’ and cat ‘BB’.

Hannah Ennis

Hannah Ennis has been with the clinic for many years now. She can be found travelling through each clinic helping out where needed and willingly gives up her weekends to the clinic! She’s dedicated and has a welcoming nature that many clients enjoy.