Staff

Dr Celia Daley BVSc Hons

Principal Veterinarian

Celia graduated from Melbourne University in 2001, and has been working as a small animal Vet since then. She moved to Darwin and started at All Pets in 2007. Celia loves working at All Pets and enjoys all aspects of small animal medicine. Celia always tries to offer the best available care for all her patients. Celia regularly attends veterinary conferences, and undertakes continuing education to keep up her knowledge up to date. At home Celia has a dog and two little boys which keep her busy outside of work. She also enjoys camping, walking and travelling.

Dr Julie Murakami BVMS MVS

Senior Veterinarian

A born and bred Darwinite, Julie has been a qualified vet for more than 25 years, with a interest in orthopaedics, Julie is Darwin’s local expert when it comes to keeping your pets moving. Julie is passionate about education and keeping up with the latest procedures. In amongst many conferences and training courses, Julie also completed her Masters in Veterinary Studies in 2007. She’s also a little nuts when it comes to Chihuahuas.

Dr Melissa Sherwood BVSc

Senior Veterinarian

Melissa is a born and raised Darwinian. She graduated from Murdoch University in 1999, and began working at All Pets immediately. She particularly enjoys working up small animal medicine cases and getting good outcomes for the pets and their families. She has also done further study in animal behavioral issues and is our resident expert in this field.

Dr Sue Callow BSc BVMS MVS

Senior Veterinarian

Sue qualified from Murdoch University in 2000 and then completed her Master's in 2012. She has an interest in clinical pathology, a great asset to All Pets and hugely beneficial to our patients. On top of this Sue likes to work with pets that have behavioural issues and reduce the fear that some pets have in coming to the clinic.

Sue has a golden retriever at home and in her spare time enjoys horse riding.

Dr Catherine Trinder BVSc Hons

Senior Veterinarian

Catherine is originally from England but moved to Australia and completed her studies at the University of Queensland in 1996. After a break to raise 2 energetic young sons she has now returned to general practice and joined the team at All Pets in 2019. 

Catherine has an interest in ultrasound and specifically cardiac ultrasound.

At home she has a whippet, Tiggy Loveheart Sparkle and a domestic short haired cat, Rupert Rose.

Dr Ella Richardson DVM

Associate Veterinarian

Ella is originally from regional Victoria and she completed a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from University of Melbourne in 2015. She has developed and interest in surgery and radiography as well as care for pocket pets, exotics and wildlife.

At home she has 2 dogs, 2 cats and an NT Carpet Python. 

In her spare time she like sewing (including vibrant scrub tops), making earrings and she is busy looking after her young daughter.

Ella is currently working at All Pets 2 days per week.

Camilla Wells

Practice Manager

Camilla is a Darwin local and has been a part of the All Pets team since 2007. She is now working in a part time managerial role at the clinic.

Tahlia Fairchild

Qualified Veterinary Nurse

Tahlia was born and grew up in Darwin. She started working for All Pets in 2015. Tahlia enrolled to study her Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing whilst completing year 11 and 12.

Tahlia has a special interest in hospital nursing including surgery. She loves all animals and makes a special effort to give the best treatment and attention to each individual inpatient.

At home Tahlia has three cats called Harley, Freddie and Kevin. All of these happy and healthy pets keep Tahlia busy on her days off.

Kellie Pretty

Qualified Veterinary Nurse

Kellie has recently moved to the Top End with her family and has joined the team at All Pets a few days a week. She brings with her 2 dogs, Razzle and Bomber.

Kellie has a passion for organisation and efficiency and has quickly made herself an invaluable part of the team.

Crystal Faulkner

Qualified Veterinary Nurse

Originally from rural New South Wales, Crystal has moved quite often and is now living in Darwin. 

She has recently completed her Certificate 4 Veterinary Nursing qualification and has become a skilled vet nurse at our clinic.

Crystal joined the All Pets team in early 2020 and has become a valuable member of our team. She is our social media champion and has quickly formed many friendships with our patients and clients greeting them in the waiting room. 

At home Crystal has 2 dogs and 2 cats and enjoys getting outdoors travelling and camping.

Rose Burkett

Qualified Veterinary Nurse

Rose hails from the Central Coast of NSW and has recently moved to the Top End. She completed her Certificate 4 Veterinary Nursing at TAFE NSW in 2019 and has an interest in animal behaviour and nutrition.

Rose joined the All Pets team in March 2020. Since moving to Darwin, Rose has already invited 2 cats to join her family!

In her spare time Rose enjoys, baking, gaming, reading and crafting. 

Kylie Esse

Trainee Veterinary Nurse

Kylie started working at All Pets in August 2019. She has previous experience working with animals in a shelter and brings a passion for animal welfare. 

Kylie has a dog, Bullet and a cat, Minty at home. She hopes to complete her Certificate 4 Veterinary Nursing in the next few years.

Erin Patterson

Trainee Veterinary Nurse

Erin originally hails from NSW. After working in animal welfare she has come to work at All Pets and continue her animal studies with a Certificate 4 Veterinary Nursing. She has a special interest in behaviour and training and raising tiny puppies and kittens. 

In her free time Erin likes to get outdoors and go camping and fishing.