Dr Gerry Skinner (The Rabbit Doctor)
Dr Gerry Skinner, BSc BVSc PhD MRCVS MANZCVS (ECC), also known as “The Rabbit Doctor”, has owned and cared for rabbits for almost 40 years, and has been treating them as a veterinary surgeon in the UK and Australia for almost 12 years. Gerry has now decided to put her passion for all things ‘rabbity’ by starting her own Melbourne-wide rabbit veterinary service. Gerry’s promise is to provide the best possible “gold” standards of care for pet rabbits across Victoria.
Gerry also has a passion for teaching, and has a wealth of experience teaching veterinarians, nurses and veterinary students in all aspects of rabbit medicine and surgery. Having a strong background in Emergency and Critical Care also, Gerry’s special interests are emergency and critical care of rabbits and gastrointestinal problems. Gerry lives in Melbourne with her husband and currently has 2 house buns of her own – Jeremy a New Zealand white, and Lola, a cashmere seal point lop, both rescues.
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