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Mr David F Catlow BVSc MRCVS


A portrait image of David Catlow

David Catlow graduated from Liverpool University in 1987 and joined J.B.Johnson & Partners in Preston, Lancashire, working in equine and farm animal practice. He joined the partnership in 1991 where he still practices. Now known as Oakhill Veterinary Centre, with a team of 15 vets working from 3 sites.  

He has been actively involved for many years with local and national representative bodies of the veterinary profession. Most notably being elected President of the British Veterinary Association in 2006


Council Member category

  • Elected: 2010 - 2014


Committee membership

  • Standards Committee


Declaration of Interests






  • Lloyd & Whyte - Advisor for veterinary professional indemnity insurance

Appointments to other bodies

  • Officer (2005 - 2008), British Veterinary Association

Membership of other veterinary or allied organisations



  • Partner, Oakhill Veterinary Centre, Langley Lane, Goosnargh, Preston, Lancs
  • University of Lancashire feasibility project

Qualifications (other than veterinary qualifications listed in the Register)


Interests relating to immediate family or close friends


Other relevant information

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