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Meet The Staff

Christine Thom MRCVS

Clinical Director/Veterinary Surgeon

Since she qualified in 1996, Christine has worked in various practices in Easter Ross, Aberdeenshire and Dundee before moving back to her home town of Perth.
She lives in Scone with her son and in her free time loves walking and hosting dinner parties for her friends.

Elsie Cuthbertson

Practice Manager

Elsie has worked at Tower Vets since 1998. She lives in Scone with her husband.
Elsie is a doting granny to three grandchildren and spends as much of her spare time with them as possible.

Holly Ibbotson MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon

Holly is our newest vet at Tower. She graduated from Edinburgh Vet School in 2017 and worked in Yorkshire before joining our team.
Holly loves kayaking and mountain climbing in her spare time.

Aileen Thom MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon

Aileen has worked in various practices across Perthshire since qualifying from Edinburgh Vet School.
She has four children, all working or at university, and enjoys spending her spare time socialising with friends and walking with her border collie.

Lynsey Dick 

Head Veterinary Nurse

Lynsey has worked at Tower Vets since qualifying. She lives in Perth with her partner and their daughter.
Lynsey loves keeping fit in her spare time by running and attending cross-fit classes.

Leanne Wilkie

Veterinary Nurse

Leanne has worked at Tower Vets since she qualified in 1997. She lives in Perth with her husband and their two children.
In her spare time, Leanne loves socialising with her close group of friends and spending time with her nieces and nephews.

Melanie McRae

Animal Care Assistant

Melanie has worked at Tower Vets since her late teens. She lives in Perthshire and spends most of her spare time with family and friends.
Mel is a proud St Johnstone supporter and regularly attends their matches with her nephew.

Claire Gibson

Animal Care Assistant

Claire has worked at Tower Vets since leaving school. She lives in Perth and loves spending her spare time with her family.
Claire is a keen baker and loves going for long walks with her cocker spaniel, Summer.

Kirsty Andrews

Animal Care Assistant

Kirsty has worked at Tower since 2016. She lives in Dunning with her partner and their four working dogs.
Kirsty loves cooking and is a fantastic amateur photographer.

Louise Cowan

Animal Care Assistant

Louise has been with Tower Vets since 2016. She lives in Perth with her partner and their dog.
Louise spends most of her free time attending gigs and loves going on holidays abroad.

Elaine Townsend

Receptionist

Elaine joined the team in 2018. She lives in Crieff with her partner.
Elaine enjoys spending her spare time with her children and grandchildren, and walking her rhodesian ridgeback.

Ruth Smith

Receptionist

Ruth started work at Tower in 2018. She lives in Perth with her little german spitz.
Ruth enjoys spending her free time with her family and walking her dog.

Latest News

We are delighted to welcome our new vet, Holly, and our two new receptionists, Elaine and Ruth to the team at Tower Vets.
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Our normal rabbit vaccine is now back in stock. Click the link above for more information, or call the surgery to arrange an appointment on 01738 583083.
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Microchipping is now compulsary by law for all dogs over 8 weeks of age.
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We offer puppy classes at Tower Vets! The classes are run by a very experienced dog trainer and cover basic handling and training. Click the above link for more info.
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We have a vacancy for a small animal vet in our friendly practice in Perth. Click the above link for more information.
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