Dr Russell Welsh

Managing Director

Russell qualified in South Africa in June of 2000. He has been an integral part of Village Vet as a Director working both clinically and in a managerial capacity. He graduated top of the class and then spent time in the US doing a small animal internship. Russell has worked in both small and mixed animal practices, has a degree in wildlife management, and has also worked with most of Africa’s Wildlife.

Apart from the clinical aspects, he enjoys mentoring and providing support to veterinary professionals embarking on their path to providing Gold Standard of care to clients and their pets. Currently, he is the Managing Director of the Village Vet Group.

Russell has a young family keeping him busy as well as Elsa the Springer Spaniel, Maggie the miniature dachshund, a three-legged cat named Rascal, and a tortoise called Herbie.