Shannel Downey

Surgery Nurse

Shannel began nursing in 2014 at a busy general practice clinic. In 2016 she started to do some casual work in the Animal Emergency Centre and developed a keen interest in surgery, which lead her to the surgical department at VRH in 2018. Shannel has a keen interest in anesthesia and is always looking to provide optimal patient care.

Her home is full of many fluffy creatures including Mabel & Lottie the Bernese Mountain Dogs, Chester & Memphis & Daisy the ginger cats and Sugar & Paw the rabbits.