24th May 2013 – First day out on the road
20th June 2013 – Wight Island live radio interview
20th June 2013 – Invested in a bigger diary! Busy!
20th July 2013 – Brighstone show
3rd August 2013 – Chale show
2nd November 2013 – Won the best business to consumer business 2013 (South East region)
14th November 2013 – Visited Nine Acres Primary School & talked to the children as part of their community week
2nd December 2013 – Won a national award; Start up business to consumer business 2013. We visited the Houses of Parliament for the award ceremony.
23rd January 2014 – Featured in the Daily Express
1st February 2014 – First response unit launched
27th February 2014 – Everline future 50 awards ceremony hosted by comedian Seann Walsh
24th May 2014 – Mobile Vet staff grows. One year in and an extra Vet & Veterinary Nurse required!
30th June 2014 – Newest member of The Mobile Vet family arrives – baby Seren Matilda Forster
23rd November 2014 – We won the Chamber of Commerce Young Entrepreneur of the year Award
January 2015 – Opened a new central base & Jackie our lovely receptionist starts
May 2015 – Another Vet (John) & Veterinary Nurse (Cath) join our team
4th December 2015 – We are announced winners of the Micro business of the year awards with Lloyds bank.
Members of staff to join our team - Catherine Chalkley (Registered Veterinary Nurse), John Knight (Veterinary Surgeon), Jackie Graham (Receptionist)
21st April 2016 – Announcement of the Queens Award winners on the Queens 90th birthday!
May 2016 – Ben our hero boxer dog leaves us for rainbow bridge☹
June 2016 – Another Vet (Bettina) joins our team
7th July 2016 – Team is continuing to grow & Veterinary nurse Dani joins the team
14th July 2016 – We arrive at Buckingham Palace for our Queens award ceremony & meet the Queen!!
30th August 2016 – KC cat leaves us for rainbow bridge
October 2016 – Official awards ceremony presentation for our Queens award with the high Sheriff, we are presented with a certificate signed by the priminister & a crystal bowl
25th October 2016 – We start to offer ground breaking keyhole surgery (The first Vets on the Island and the first of very few to offer this service in the UK)
Members of staff to join our team - Bettina El-Alami (Veterinary Surgeon), Pip Brown (Receptionist), Danielle Shepherd (Registered Veterinary Nurse)
22nd April 2017 – Our Vet Dan is on TV! He performs a laparoscopic keyhole spay on a tiger with world renowned laparoscopic surgeon Romain Pizzi.
21st June 2017 – We visit Binstead Stepping Stones Primary School to talk to the children about looking after animals.
25th September 2017 – Our Vet John judges a local community dog show.
27th October 2017 – We have more new wheels – meet Barbie! We now have the capacity to have four Vets out on the road covering the entire Island
18th February 2018 – We win best UK Mobile Vet & 6th best Vet in the country (amazing achievement for such a small business)
23rd February 2018 – The Mobile Vet features in a book! Local author Debbie Webb publishes ‘What’s the matter Stevie’
May 2018 – A BBC Film crew arrives & we star in Cbeebies Ferne & Rory’s Vet Tales, to be aired later on in the year
March 2018 – We win the UK best Mobile Vets for the second consecutive year running
20th June 2018 – Our vet Dan passes his endoscopy exams, making him a specialist in this field
September 2018 – Paul joins the team as our practice manager. He is helping with a lot of the duties that Dan has been doing, Dan gets to do more of what he loves again – being a Vet
September 2018 – We become a Veterinary Nurse training practice
5th November 2018 – We introduce another ground breaking service - the K laser
November / December 2018 - We feature on TV! We star in several episodes of Cbeebies Ferne & Rory’s Vet Tales
10th February 2018 – Our Vet Dans video update
Staff joining the team – Gillian Kelly (Veterinary Surgeon), Lin Burbidge and Rosanne Allen (Receptionists), Diane Eason (Registered Veterinary Nurse) Lauren Wheeler (training Veterinary Nurse) and Paul Rolfe (Practice Manager)
20th March 2019 – We win the Best UK Mobile Vet for the third consecutive year running
14th May 2019 – Our Vet Dan spends some time with the Brighstone Rainbows, talking to them about caring for animals
26th July 2019 – A team of us take part in a Charity inflatable rainbow run & we raise over £350 for Wessex Cancer Trust
16th August 2019 – We introduce online booking of appointments for our clients. An online food & medication ordering service is also now available
28th September 2019 – To meet the demand & convenience for our clients - we are now open on Saturdays
Staff joining our team in 2019 - Denis Pervusin, Emily Knight, Maliha Chowdhury (Veterinary Surgeons), Claire Shorkey (Registered Vet Nurse) and Cheryl Hickey (Receptionist)
February - Start working with Terracycle to recycle pet food packaging helping to do our bit for the environment
March - Winners of The Best Mobile Vet award
March - COVID-19 strikes! We work to maintain an excellent service within Goverment Guidelines to provide your pets with the care that they need
July - Maliha Chowdhury a.k.a Mal (Veterinary Surgeon) appointed our new Surgical Director
July - Launch of our all new website!