|Dr. David Marchant BVSc PhD is the principal veterinarian of the practice. David was born and raised in Queensland and is a graduate and has a Doctorate from the University of Queensland. He was a partner in a mixed practice in Surrey, UK and has been the principal of several practices in the Southern Highlands of New South Wales before coming to The Ark. David's special interests include dermatology, weight control, and caring for our older pets. He lives on the Sunshine Coast with his wife Sue, who does the practice administration, and their dog Daisy, who was rescued from a shelter.
Kay Burns BAppSc (Vet Tech) is our head vet tech. Kay graduated from UQ Gatton in 2011, and comes to us from the Sunshine Coast. Kay has adopted a greyhound, Macy who takes her for walks and runs on the beach.
Bonnie Atwill-Taylor is close to completing her Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing. Bonnie enjoys travel and food and is also completing her study in Business.
Dr. Craig Render BVSc joins us several times a year as a locum vet when David is on holidays. Craig has over 20 years of experience, within Australia and in the UK as a veterinarian.
We look forward to being the family vet who you can trust and get to know throughout your pets life.