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Meet the Veterinary Surgeons

Sabine Boye

Sabine Boye MRCVS

Sabine grew up in Zimbabwe and followed her parents into the veterinary profession, even studying at the same university in Germany. Sabine came to Rowcliffe House on work placement during her final year and decided to come back when she qualified in 2000.

She lives with her husband and son on their beef and sheep farm. Sabine enjoys open water swimming and can frequently be found speeding across Lake Ullswater. 


Sarah Lester

Sarah Lester BVetMed CertSAS MRCVS
Veterinary Surgeon

Sarah graduated from The Royal Veterinary College, and has worked in small animal practice in Stevenage and Leeds. She completed a surgical residency at the University of Edinburgh for four years and has a strong interest in all surgical cases.

Sarah joined us here at Rowcliffe House in 2011 and works purely on the small animal side of the practice. In her spare time Sarah can be found cycling, running and playing in the outdoors.

Dani Whitford

Dani Blair BVM&S MRCVS
Veterinary Surgeon

Dani joined us at Rowcliffe House Vets in September 2014 after graduating from Edinburgh University.

She is originally from Orkney and enjoys all aspects of working in a mixed practice. Dani is married to a local beef and sheep farmer and in her spare time can be found looking after him and their many dogs! She also has a small flock of Kerry Hill sheep.


Ashley Cotton BVSc MRCVS
Veterinary Surgeon

Ashley joined Rowcliffe House Vets in September 2016 after graduating from Bristol University. She has a particular interest in sheep medicine, flock health and small animal medicine.

In her spare time Ashley enjoys walking in the fells with her dogs Ruby and Norman.

elizabeth cameron

Elizabeth Cameron  MRCVS
Veterinary Surgeon

Following graduation from Liverpool University in July 2019, Elizabeth worked in a mixed veterinary practice in Wales, before joining the Rowcliffe House team in June 2020.

Elizabeth has a particular interest in youngstock management and enjoys a variety of small animal work. Elizabeth originates from London and now lives in Penrith with her cat, Socks.

She loves life in the Lakes and is a regular fell walker.


Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 8.30 - 6.00
Saturday– 8.30 - 1.00

Rowcliffe House Vets Ltd
Crown Square
CA11 7AB

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Monday to Friday:
8.30am - 10.00am
1.30pm - 3.00pm
5.00pm - 6.00pm

8.30am - 10.30am
and 11.00am - 12.30pm

Our drop-in vaccination clinic runs Monday to Friday 4 - 4.30pm


We offer a 24 hour emergency service

Telephone 01768 865661

Rowcliffe House is RCVS Accredited small and farm animals