About The Berwick Village Vet

The Berwick Village Vet, as it is now known, was formerly Berwick Village Animal Care. It has evolved from a small branch practice, to a full Veterinary clinic over many years with the last few years seeing a rapid improvement in the level of care and customer service offered at the Clinic. Dr Jeremy Jones is the practice principal, and he is committed to continually improving every aspect of the clinic, for the pets and their families.

The Berwick Village Vet focus is to offer top quality veterinary care, in a  ‘Village’ feel veterinary practice. A clinic with a personal and friendly feel, where you and your pets can feel at home, and trust that the best possible efforts will be made to prevent possible health problems and treat any health concerns that arise. It is a firm belief that healthy pets means happy families!

Our Veterinarians

Dr Jeremy

Graduated from Massey University, worked in rural practice in Oxford, New Zealand for 2 years before working in Scotland and Wales for a year. Following this he moved to London and was offered a position managing a small animal clinic in London. Here he really expanded his expertise in both small animal medicine and surgery.  In 2009 Jeremy returned to Melbourne and spent a year working in Melbourne’s Northern Suburbs before moving to Berwick. He joined the practice in late August 2010. Jeremy is strongly motivated to help the pets of Berwick, and he believes that a caring attitude is so important when trying to help pets through their health problems.  Medicine and surgery are both interests and he plans to vigorously continue his professional development.

Jeremy loves being a part of the Berwick community, and is trying to give back to the community as much as possible. He has joined the Rotary Club of Berwick and loves being a part of this charitable organisation.

Dr Julia Malcolm BVSc (Hons)

Many of you will have already met Julia, who has joined us here at The Berwick Village Vet as a part time veterinarian in late 2012. Julia has oodles of experience and is passionate about her profession! She enjoys seeing pocket pets and performing dentals. Julia is here on Tuesday afternoons, and on an alternating roster of a  Friday/Saturday morning combo. She has a menagerie of pets including cats Findus and Astrid, rabbits and lizards.

Dr Deb Carter BVSc

Deb arrived at the Berwick Village Vet as a locum veterinarian in 2014 and now works on Monday and Wednesday. Since graduating from Melbourne University in 1996 she has worked throughout Melbourne. Deb enjoys the variety of roles which working as a veterinarian brings, from surgery to medicine, nutrition and general client advice. When not here at the Berwick Village Vet she is kept busy at home with her four children and fur babies Jed a chocolate Labrador, Snickers and Cookie her two cats and not forgetting the chickens and budgies. If you haven’t already, come in and see her sunny smile.

Learn more about our services

Our friendly team loves to meet new animals and their owners. Learn more about our wide range of services

Our Nurses


Donna has been with us as a part time nurse for several years. She is a mad Burmese fan and has two,  Diddley and Delilah, who keep her very busy! Donna has a Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing and loves customer service. Make sure you say hi!


Libby started at The Berwick Village Vet as a locum in 2014 and loved it so much she never left! Libby is an enthusiastic qualified (Cert IV) Veterinary nurse with heaps of experience. Outside of work she is always kept busy with her 3 children and pets which include Ruby the Bull Terrier, the kitty’s Gizmo and Snickers and her chickens.


Steph is a full time nurse, qualified (Cert IV) and super keen, she loves assisting in surgery and monitoring anaesthetics. She has a real desire to help animals, and loves to look after our patients in any way she can. She lives with her dog, a gorgeous Golden Retriever, Lexie, who never says no to a walk in the mornings!


Rachel joined the Berwick Village Vet team in January 2018 she is a (Cert IV) qualified vet nurse and has the enjoyable task of running puppy pre-school on a Monday and Wednesday nights.

Outside of work Rachael keeps busy with exploring Melbourne cafes, travelling the world exploring different cultures and best of all going to the beach with her beloved dog “Sadie” who is a Wolfhound cross. Her bubbly personality is a wonderful asset to The Berwick Village Vet team.

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