Kirsty

Kirsty

Animal Care Attendant

Kirsty started to work in our clinic in 2015 with the aim to become a veterinary nurse. She is very passionate about all sorts of animals and is a possum carer in her spare time.

Hanna

Hanna

Animal Care Attendant
Masters in Languages & Cert IV Conservation & Land Management

Hanna is has a Diploma in Conservation & Land Management at CDU. She particularly interested in Wildlife and cares for lots of baby possums & wallabies. She also volunteers as veterinary nurse for remote dog community programs.

Dr. Stephen Cutter

Dr. Stephen Cutter

Principal Veterinarian
B.V.Sc (hons)
info@thearkvet.com

Dr. Stephen Cutter is our head vet and practice principal, he founded The Ark Animal Hospital (also known as The Ark or The Ark Vet) in 2006 after working in the Northern Territory for many years. Stephen grew up in…

Alana

Alana

Training Veterinary Nurse
Certificate in Animal Health & Behaviour

Alana is pursuing her love of animals. She is a secondary instructor for Puppy Preschool and is also an education assistant for Ark Aid, promoting awareness of wildlife and dog safety to local schools and childcare centres. Alana has an…

Dr. Sarah Vanderstelt

Dr. Sarah Vanderstelt

Veterinarian
B.Sc. BVMS (hons)

Sarah is Darwin born & bred. Sarah is an excellent and caring veterinarian. Sarah grew up in Darwin and after living/working in the Pilbara and Kakadu has returned home to Darwin to join us. Sarah loves wildlife and orthopaedic surgery.

Dr Jessica Eastley

Dr Jessica Eastley

Veterinarian

Jessica graduated from Murdoch University in Western Australia in 2008, and spent her first 3 years working in Perth where she adopted her first dog "Lilu". Lilu was brought into her clinic for euthanasia by an owner who said that…

Dr Ella Richardson

Dr Ella Richardson

Veterinarian
BSc DVM

Ella is a new graduate veterinarian who finished her studies at the University of Melbourne in 2015. Ella is originally from Victoria, and has moved to Darwin with her partner, 2 dogs and 2 cats. Ella is interested in animal…

Dr. Rebecca Webster

Dr. Rebecca Webster

Veterinarian
BVSc

Rebecca graduated from Murdoch University, Perth in 2006 and began her veterinary career at The Ark Animal Hospital in 2007. She left after 3 years to travel and then became the first full time wildlife veterinarian for the Queensland RSPCA. Rebecca recently completed…

Dr. Stefan Saverimuttu

Dr. Stefan Saverimuttu

Veterinarians
B.Sc. BVMS

Stefan BVSc (Hons) BSC (Vet) graduated from Sydney University in 2014 and he is also a certified zookeeper in NSW. Stefan worked in several mixed practices and has experience with companion and domestic animals. Stefan strongly believes in public education…

Lana

Lana

Veterinary Nurse
Cert IV (Veterinary Nursing)

Lana is a Certificate IV qualified vet nurse. She completed her qualification in 2005 at Wagga Institute of TAFE and has been a veterinary nurse for seven years. Having worked in many areas of veterinary nursing including equine reproduction, large…

Molly

Molly

Veterinary Nurse

Molly has been working as a veterinary nurse for over three years now. In the past Molly volunteered with Wildlife Victoria groups, worked in several vet clinics and until recently as vet nurse at the RSPCA in Darwin. Molly has…

Jessica

Jessica

Veterinary Nurse
Certificate I Animals Studies and Certificate IV Vet Nursing

Jessica decided to follow her dreams to work with animals. She finished her Cert IV Vet nursing and she also runs our Puppy Preschool lessons. Jessica has a special interest in exotics and wildlife and is a wildlife carer specialized in…

Marta

Marta

Veterinary Nurses
Cert IV (Veterinary Nursing), BVM (Veterinary degree in Spain), Certified in Veterinary Acupuncture

Marta holds a Certificate IV for Veterinary Nursing in Western Australia since 2013. She obtained her Veterinary degree in 1996 from the University of Santiago de Compostela in Spain where she was a professional successful practicing veterinarian in her own…

Andrea

Andrea

Wildlife volunteer, Marketing consultant
Masters in Communication, Certificate IV in Agriculture, Certificate II Animal Studies

Andrea joined us in 2014 as a volunteer for our Wildlife Hospital room. She cared for Australian Wildlife for nearly 10 years with special interest in Flying Foxes and is also a committee member of Wildcare NT. In our clinic…