Pukekohe Team

Dr Jason Fayers BVM&S CertCHP (Cattle Health & Productivity) Director & Veterinarian
T:  09 2382471.  E:  jfayers@fvs.co.nz

Jason graduated from Edinburgh in 1996. He holds a Post Graduate Certificate in Cattle Health and Productivity with experience split between high yielding Holstein dairy cows in the UK and NZ Dairying Systems.  Jason became a director of Franklin Vets in 2007.  Jason is also an Accredited SmartSAMM Accredited Veterinarian, InCalf Advisor, and Healthy Hoof Advisor.

Jason coached and played rugby at Onewhero for several seasons, but after another concussion he is now resigned to being a vocal supporter!  
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Dr Brent Neal BVSc
T:  09 2382471.  E:  bneal@fvs.co.nz

Brent worked in the cold, wet and beautiful west of Scotland as the head dairy vet of a varied mixed practice before returning to New Zealand with his wife, and two children.  Brent's work interests include bovine reproduction and disease control / eradication (BVD being his passion).  

Outside of work he enjoys his rugby, fishing and the occasional game of golf.

Dr Ilyse Jennens BVSc (Dist)
T:  09 2382471.  E:  ijennens@fvs.co.nz

Ilyse joined Franklin vets as a farm veterinarian after finishing her vet study at Massey in 2010. She has interests in all areas of large animal practice, especially dairy.

Ilyse grew up in the Wairarapa and in her spare time enjoys camping, bush walks and music.

Dr Phil Holloway BVSc
T:  09 2382471.  E:  pukekohefarm@fvs.co.nz

Phil graduated from Massey University in 1972 and worked in Ngatea before going on his OE and working in South Africa and England.  In the early 1980's Phil became expert at cattle caesarians as he managed the calvings of many embryo transplant recipients over several years.

After 30 years of working at Franklin Vets of which 28 years were as a Director, Phil now works part-time in clinical practice.

Emily Roose BCert RATech (Production Animal Technician)
T:  09 2382471.  E:  eroose@fvs.co.nz

Emily spends most of her time out on farm doing technical work and she's thoroughly enjoying it.

Sophie Hamilton (Production Animal Technician)
T:  09 2382471.  E:  shamilton@fvs.co.nz
Gretchen Simpson LA Client Services Manager
T:  09 2382471.  E:  gsimpson@fvs.co.nz




Rachel Flipp LA Client Services
T:  09 2382471.  E:  pukekohefarm@fvs.co.nz

Rachel's farming background and friendly approach is appreciated by the team and clients alike.
Sandra Fisher LA & Equine Client Services
T:  09 2382471.  E:  equine@fvs.co.nz



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Vicki James LA Client Services
T:  09 2382471.  

Vicki joins the team working Fridays and Saturdays.