Dr. Org Venter
Dr Org Venter qualified from Onderstepoort in 1978, and started at Walmer Vet in the same year as an assistant, he then went on to buy the practice in 1982. Apart from general veterinary science, he does most of our advanced surgery, and has a specific affinity for eye problems and eye surgery.
He is married to Anita and they have three boys and a girl. (currently the extended family is two dogs, two cats and an owl).
Dr Stephan Ferreira
Dr Stephan Ferreira qualified in 1983 and joined Walmer Vet in 1993. He enjoys all aspects of practice, especially the interaction with clients. The diversity that farm animal and horse work offers adds to the enjoyment of general small animal practice. His special interest is small animal reproduction.
He has a son and a daughter, and is married to Zanne, who is well known for her work involving the welfare of animals. During his off time you are likely to find him on a high dune or a mountain where he enjoys his other passion, paragliding.
Dr Anmarie Kamfer
Dr Anmarie Kamfer qualified in 1994, and joined Walmer Vet immediately after completing her studies. She does general small animal practice, with a specific affinity for birds.
She is married to Willie and they have two sons. They enjoy spending time on their farm, where she keeps in practice with game capturing.
Dr Mark Pellissier
Dr Mark Pellissier qualified in 1997, and started at Walmer Vet in 2013. Apart from small animal duties, he shares the equine and farm animal load. He is married to Karin and they have two children. He enjoys the outdoors and hiking.
Sr Cheri Roper
Sr Cheri Roper qualified in 1998 and has been our veterinary nurse since 2007. She is in charge of all things hospital and theatre related.
We are proud that Maureen and Cathy have been the face of our practice for many years. They were joined a few years ago by Rita. Rita also runs our puppy classes. They are well qualified to assist and advise you with regards to nutrition, accessories and over the counter health products.
William, Vicky and Xola have been familiar faces to our clients for many years. They have the experience and compassion to make them irreplaceable in our hospital