Zoe Larum MRCVS
Head Veterinary Surgeon
Zoe graduated from the University of Sydney, Australia 2012 then worked in Australia for 4 years and the UK for 4 years. She enjoys all aspects of general practice including behaviour, pain management dentistry, medicine and surgery. She also enjoys teaching and mentoring new vets and nurses. In her spare time Zoe likes to walk her Labrador Mindy in the countryside and in her younger days enjoyed competing in agility and gundog trials.
Lindsay Sissons BVSc MRCVS
Senior Veterinary Surgeon
Lindsay has gained her certificate in small animal surgery and enjoys all aspects of medicine. She has an interest in exotics, especially rabbits and chickens, and keeps many creatures at home. Lindsay, as our senior veterinary surgeon, is committed to further developing the practice, training and continuing to improve the available care for our patients.
Dorin Harmanas MRCVS
After finishing college Dorin moved back to his home town and started working in a mixed animal practice and a private dog shelter. After a year and a half Dorin decided to join the veterinary industry in the UK and made the move to Coopers Vets. His main interest is surgery, mainly soft tissue surgery. During his spare time he enjoys watching sports, mainly football and basketball. He also enjoy hiking and exploring a new country.
Nicholas Pelling BSc (Hons) BVetMed MRCVS
Nick joined Coopers Vets in July 2020 after graduating from the Royal veterinary College London. He enjoys all aspects of practice but does have a keen interest in surgery, both soft tissue and orthopaedics. Outside of work, Nick loves to play football, go to the gym and relax watching the Formula 1.
Kinga Szakacs MRCVS
Currently on a sabbatical
Kinga joined Coopers Vets in January 2019. After graduating she moved to the United States where she worked in equine and companion animal practices. She is passionate about all aspects of veterinary medicine, especially diagnostic imaging. Kinga also likes to combine holistic veterinary medicine with conventional treatments to achieve better results. Away from work Kinga likes to spend time with her husband and her animals. She lives an active and healthy lifestyle through dancing, hiking, cooking and travelling to experience the culture and cuisine of other countries.
Alexandra Taylor BVMS MRCVS
Alex joined us in August 2018 after graduating from the University of Glasgow. She enjoys the variety of work that a small practice provides, and after recently moving to the area Alex is enjoying exploring our countryside and all that Hastings has to offer.