Dr. Jason Pollard

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Dr. Jason Pollard

LEAD VETERINARIAN/OWNER

Dr Jason has been a veterinarian for over 30 years. He graduated from the University of Queensland Veterinary School in 1991. Following that he commenced work in the Inner West and Eastern suburbs regions of Sydney. As a veterinarian for many years, he has owned and managed several veterinary hospitals in Sydney.

He has a special interest in surgery, including BOAS surgery, surgical oncology (cancer surgery), complex fracture repairs, and stifle surgery such as correction of luxating patellas (MLP) cruciate cruciate ligament repairs (TPLO / TTA).

Outside of work, Dr Jason relaxes with a bit of fishing and diving and tries to stay fit with the gym and cycling. However, the best down time is usually spent with his dog Kevin, a Miniature Australian Shepherd.

When you were young, what did you want to be when you grew up?

A veterinarian

What’s your idea of a perfect long weekend getaway?

Camping, diving and fishing off an island anywhere at the great barrier reef.

Which language(s) do you speak?

English

Are you a pet owner? What do you have?

Minnie Aussie Shepherd .. called Kevin.

What’s your favourite season and why?

Summer … I love warm weather.

What is your favourite food of all time?

Spaghetti Bolognese

How do you like to relax and unwind after your workday?

Have a feed then take Kevin for a long walk.

If you could have dinner with anybody in the world from across history, who would it be and why?

Jim Kerr, Simple Minds is my favourite band of all time.

Alive or passed—and money no issue—which musician would you love to see perform live?

Elvis

If you could have any superpower, what would it be and why?

To never need to sleep for obvious reasons

What is your proudest achievement?

The birth of my Son, Tyler.

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