Jen Pelham

Veterinary Nurse

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Professional Interests

The areas of this profession I find most interesting and rewarding are wildlife and domestic animal rehabilitation and enrichment.

Why I became a veterinary nurse

I wanted a job that would benefit animals and not just my pocket.

Favourite animals

I love wildlife and have a soft spot for any animal with a physical or mental disability. I love the underdog.

My animals

Fluffy is a beautiful white Domestic Longhair who was bought to the clinic with an illness. Unfortunately the owner was unable to care for her so I took her home as a foster kitty. I feel in love with her and she is now a permanent resident on my bed.

Hobbies

Painting and illustration, acroyoga and fostering and rehabilitating stray animals.

What do you like about working at Hobart Community Veterinary Hospital

I enjoy working for a clinic that helps people help their pets get treatment, even in times of financial difficulty.

Contact us today!

Please feel free to call or visit us today, or you can make an enquiry online!

Latest Events

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October 8, 2019

Vaccination Month (November 2019)

With parvovirus killing our puppies and cat flu infecting our cats, we consider vaccination a compulsory requirement…

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July 1, 2019

Desexing Month (July 2019)

As part of our philosophy, we aim to reduce the overpopulation of dogs and cats in Tasmania. …

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February 1, 2017

Ear Month February

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Location

8-10 Colebrook Street
Lenah Valley, TAS, 7008

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Opening Hours

  • Monday - Friday: 8am – 6pm
  • Saturday: 8:30am – 1pm
  • Sundays and Public Holidays: Closed