Welcome to Tyrrells Equine Clinic based in North Hertfordshire
Welcome to Tyrrells Equine Clinic based in North Hertfordshire
Welcome to Tyrrells Equine Clinic based in North Hertfordshire

Meet Our Staff 

Our experienced office and nursing team are here to ensure the smooth day to day running of the practice and are all horse owners themselves.


Shirley Swanson BA (Hons) 

Practice Manager

Shirley joined the practice in 2011 having previously worked in a variety of management roles. She has her own TB x Arab gelding Harry and together they enjoy all riding club activities but particularly team endurance competitions. Outside of work when Shirley is not riding she volunteers for Cambridge and District Riding club in the role of treasurer.


Tina Pankhurst MBA, BA (Hons) 


Tina is our most recent addition joining the team in 2017. She is an experienced veterinary administrator having previously worked at Cambridge University Veterinary Hospital and holds a certificate in Veterinary Practice Management. Tina owns Cob mare Phoebe and enjoys hacking and cross country.



Annie Tompson BSc Eq St (Hons) BHSAI  

Equine Veterinary Nurse

Annie joined the team as veterinary nurse in 2012. She studied at Writtle College in Essex where she obtained her degree before later going on to achieve her BHS qualifications whilst working in a variety of equine establishments. Annie enjoys ownership of now retired Welsh x TB mare Amber. She recently completed a Level 3 certificte in Leadership and Management.



Maggie Chapman BTEC Level 3 Horse Management Extended Diploma

Equine Veterinary Nurse

Maggie joined the team in 2014. She studied at Shuttleworth College completing a BTEC Level 3 in Horse Management before going on to work at North Brook End Stud gaining experience in all aspects of breeding and young stock management. Maggie owns sports horse mare Clarissa who she is producing to show-jump. She is currently working towards a level 3 diploma in Veterinary Nursing.



Susan Abramson

Accounts Manager

Susan joined the team in 2008. She has a background in accounting and is responsible for the day to day management of the practice accounts. Susan has owned a variety of horses over the years, she currently has 10yo black gelding Diesel and 12yo grey hunter Pride with whom she greatly enjoys hacking.


What our clients say

With a yard of competition horses we have great confidence in the team at Tyrrells who are only ever a phone call away. Nothing is too much trouble and they are always a welcoming and happy to discuss our horse’s needs. With event, show and retired horses we highly recommend Tyrrells Equine Clinic. Hayley and Gwen WardHDW Eventing
Jason has been Contessa Riding Centre's vet since he moved into area. The team are all very good with the horses, giving us detailed information on any issues we may have, coming out quickly in an emergency, understanding our feelings etc. I would highly recommend the practice. Tina LaytonProprietor at Contessa Riding Centre - www.contessariding.co.uk
Professional, reliable and friendly. Keeping our yard of event horses at the peak of their performance with cutting edge technology for a prompt and accurate diagnosis and treatment! Alex GreatorexEvent Rider and Equine Manual Manipulation Therapist
I have used Jason and his practice for 15 years. Jason, Juliette, Lauren and Charlotte are all excellent and provide a personal and caring service. They have a great team in the office who are efficient and helpful. I cannot recommend Tyrrells Equine highly enough. John JenkinsRace Horse Trainer - www.johnjenkinsracing.co.uk
Tyrrells Equine is absolutely the best veterinary practice in our area of Cambridgeshire. Nothing is too much trouble, they are prompt to deal with any equine problems, and show the utmost professionalism at all times. Sally HainesLeisure Horse Owner
I have used Tyrrells for 15 years and always found the team to be very helpful, especially with the issues a couple of my horses have had over the years. I wouldn't use anyone else. Christine BoumaLeisure Horse Owner
The vets are knowledgeable, friendly, realistic to the owners specific needs, always prepared to take the time to explain the issues, and always have time to give the equine in question a bit of fuss! Claire WindsorLeisure Horse Owner
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01763 287744

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