Meet our fantastic Reception Team!
Our receptionists are here to help you in anyway they can, whether it's making an appointment, giving advice or just making a fuss of your pet.
Please click on a member of staff to find out more about them.
Sam Seary ANA Lead Receptionist (Bognor Regis). Sam originally joined AlphaPet as a kennel hand at our Birdham surgery and then worked her way up to receptionist. She then transferred to our main Bognor Regis surgery in order to begin her nursing training where she achieved her Animal Nursing Auxiliary...
Sue Harris. Sue joined the West Meads reception team in 2012 and very quickly became a highly valued and dependable member of the Bognor regis reception team.
Julie Davies. Joined AlphaPet in 2002 as a part-time receptionist working mainly at the West Meads hospital but also at the Chichester surgery. Julie has been our full time receptionist at our Birdham surgery now for some years and when not at work enjoys walking her dog Tara and showing some...
Sue Bird. Based at our Chichester branch, Sue is indispensable to the smooth running of the surgery, along with one of her daughters, Nicky Bulbeck, who also works at AlphaPet Chichester as the the branch manager. Sue enjoys walking with her 2 dogs and loves watching and taking photos of wildife...
Sue Lambeth. Joined AlphaPet in 2008 and works at both the Bognor Regis and Chichester surgeries. She is our very own 'Galloping Granny' (her words, not ours!) who enjoys a good ride over the downs on her horse. Sue also looks after little Peggy, a rescue Border Terrier and her new dog, Patsy.
Anna Holden. Anna joined the Bognor Regis reception team in 2012 and is based at our Bognor Regis surgery where she has additional responsibility for the practice pharmacy.
Nicky Roots. Some of you may remember Nicky from a few years ago, first as a kennel hand, then as a receptionist. She left us for a while to start a family but is now firmly back on the Bognor Regis reception team.
Becky Pullen. Becky joined AlphaPet as a receptionist in 2007 and now works part-time at our Bognor Regis hospital. She is currently on maternity leave.
Nicky Tully. Nicky joined us in 2015 as a main receptionist at our Chichester surgery having worked for another local vets previously. She still takes her work home with her though, having 3 rescue dogs all acquired through work!
Elaine Nihill. Elaine joined AlphaPet in March 2018. Despite being a qualified RVN, her passion lies at reception where she is entirely unflappable and her laughter is highly infectious! Check out the fantastic accent as well!
Karen Palmer. Karen joined AlphaPet in 2013 and is a mainstay of the Bognor Regis reception team. Outside of work, she enjoys running and other outdoor leisure pursuits.