Deloraine Veterinary Centre

 03 6362 2108
23 Beefeater Street, Deloraine TAS 7304

Westbury Veterinary Centre

 03 6393 1400
88 Meander Valley Road, Westbury TAS 7303

Meet Our Nurses

Kylie Blackwell - Practice Manager

Kylie first started working at our practice in 2003 as a trainee veterinary nurse, and worked with us for 3 years before moving to Melbourne. During her 6 years in Melbourne Kylie worked in a number of different practices including general practice and also at after hour emergency centres. In 2012 Kylie returned home to Tassie to take on the role of Practice Manager.

Kylie spends most of her time in the office, doing accounts and looking after the rest of the team, including  planning and facilitating professional development. She is the go to person for resolving problems or issues. Whilst she rarely steps out of the office she can occaisonally be found caring for unwell neonatal puppies, using skills she has developed due to the many issues she faced whilst breeding her own bulldog.


Kylie is the proud owner of a British Bulldog named Peppa Pig.


In her spare time Kylie enjoys spending time with her dog, horse riding, and spending time with family and friends

Shannon Yost - Senior Veterinary nurse

Shannon joined our team in January 2002 as an experienced veterinary nurse. Shannon’s many years of experience bring a wealth of knowledge to our junior nursing staff. Shannon spends the majority of her working day out with our patients.

Shannon particularly enjoys emergency and critical care, monitoring anaesthetics, and equine nursing. Her skills are  often  of vital importance as part of the team work involved in  achieving the many miraculous outcomes that happily walk out our door back to their loving homes.


Shannon is the proud owner of many animals including a cat called Colin, 3 dogs Rudi, indy & spud, and 3 horses named Mika, Marley and Remy.


Shannon enjoys competing in the equestrian sport of showjumping.



Kristin Blazley - Veterinary nurse

Kristin joined our team in 2005 as a trainee veterinary nurse after spending time working in the equine industry.  Kristin is now an experienced veterinary nurse and has completed her certificate 2 in animal studies. Kristin’s day is often very varied as she spends time in both reception and in  nursing roles.


In her spare time Kristin enjoys playing polocrosse, competing in yard dog trials, training kelpies and helping out on the farm.


Kristin is the proud owner of Trojan the horse, and 12 kelpies.


Shari Johnstone - Veterinary nurse

Shari joined our team in 2008 as a trainee nurse working Saturday mornings at the Deloraine clinic. Shari has gained lots of experience since this time. Shari now works predominately at our Westbury clinic.


Shari owns numerous pets including 4 dogs, a cat, 2 ponies, a horse, a ferret, numerous aviary birds, and a flock of show pigeons.


In her spare time Shari enjoys fishing, craft work, reading, spending time with her animals


Sophie Orchard

Sophie joined our team in October 2018 as a trainee veterinary nurse. 

Hannah Johnstone

Hannah joined our team in May 2019 as a trainee veterinary nurse.Hannah is interested in small animals but particularly enjoys pocket pets and exotics such as rabbits, guinea pigs and birds.


Hannah has a Maremma named Wilson, a mini lop rabbit named Penelope, and a canary named George.


When not at work Hannah can usually be found playing basketball.


Mikayla Schnoor


Melinda Bramich

Sherette Scott

Elyce Martin

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Phone 03 6362 2108
Address 23 Beefeater StreetDeloraine TAS 7304
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Phone 03 6393 1400
Address 88 Meander Valley RoadWestbury TAS 7303
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