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A young brown puppy. A tortoise - a previous client at Cape Vets.

Meet the Team


   Doug Hall 

Douglas Hall BVSC MRCVS

Douglas qualified in South Africa in 1992 and after working in a respected small animal practice in North London for 10 years he relocated to Guildford and opened The Cape Veterinary Clinic in June 2004. His special interests are in the fields of canine and feline internal medicine, gastro-enterology, dermatology, and canine and feline behaviour. In his spare time Douglas enjoys triathlons, travelling and cooking.


Mike Pauckert BVSC MRCVS

Mike qualified in South Africa in 1992, and has been in the UK since 1995. He has always worked in  small animal practice and interests include feline medicine, dentistry, soft tissue surgery and small furries. He shares his life with his wife, Alison, and a big ginger and white rescue cat called Dennis. who rules the roost. In his spare time they enjoy spending time outdoors, on the beach or in the countryside and travelling.

Catherine Hannah BVSC MRCVS

Catherine qualified from Bristol University in 2015. Catherine has been working at Cape Vets for 2 years now. She is particularly interested in soft tissue surgery, emergency and critical care, and animal behaviour. Catherine enjoys the variety that general practice brings each day which includes consulting, radiology, surgery, and anaesthesia. She prides herself is trying to provide a stress-free experience from the consult room through to any necessary treatment. There is nothing more rewarding than seeing the patients that enjoy coming to see us.