Meet the Frome Vets

John Gould BA VetMB CertVC

John Gould

John qualified in 1995 from Cambridge University Vet School. He became a partner in the practice in 2005 and obtained his RCVS certificate in Veterinary Cardiology the same year. He is the partner in charge of the Frome Small Animal Surgery and his particular interests, as well as cardiology, are imaging and Small Animal Medicine. John is married with three children, four cats and a dog and spends his spare time walking, playing cricket, reading and listening to music.





Zoe Needs BVSc MRCVS

Zoe is originally from the Tavistock area of Devon Zoe graduated from Bristol University Veterinary School in 1999. After 6 months working as a locum she joined Garston Veterinary Group in January 2000. Zoe lives locally with her husband, 2 children, dogs, cats and chicken.







Kate Wilsher BVetMed(Hons) MRCVS

Kate graduated from the Royal Veterinary College, London in 2014. She is originally from the Frome area and has a special interest in emergency and critical care and soft tissue surgery. When not at work she enjoys swimming and wandering around the local countryside with her cocker spaniel Goldilocks. On lazier days you can find her curled up with a book.

Sophie Allan BVSc MRCVS

Originally from Worcestershire, Sophie qualified from the University of Bristol in 2015 and remained in the South West area to work for Garston Vets. She enjoys all areas of small animal work, particularly small animal surgery. Outside of work, Sophie loves trampolining and has previously competed nationally. Her other hobbies include fitness, shopping and travelling.









'Thank You to Kate Wilsher for seeing my Budgie today, thorough job and genuinely nice person'  
Nigel Pleasants