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Dr Neil Slater MRCVS


Neil graduated from Liverpool university in 1995 and went straight into companion animal practice in Plymouth, Devon. He’s remained in full time clinical practice since. Currently he’s employed as Lead Vet at Cromwell Veterinary Group in Cambridgeshire, which he joined in 2003. Neil has a keen interest in all feline matters, gaining the General Practitioner’s Certificate in Feline Practice in 2013.

Neil also acts as an examiner for both veterinary and veterinary nursing examinations held  with City & Guilds, VetSkill and the RCVS.

He’s currently a co-opted member of the Statutory Membership Examination Board.

Neil lives in Cambridgeshire with his partner, 2 cats and several colonies of honey bees.

Committee membership

  • Disciplinary Committee
  • Co-opted member of the Statutory Membership Examination Board

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Appointments to other bodies


Membership of other veterinary or allied organisations

Member of the British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) - Practicing Member


  • The Veterinary Hospital, Plymouth 1995-2000 
  • Pet Doctors, South Coast. 2000-2002
  • The Archway Veterinary Centre, Petersfield 2002-2003
  • Cromwell Veterinary Group, Cambridgeshire 2003 onwards
  • City & Guilds – veterinary nursing examiner (2013 onwards)
  • VetSkill – veterinary nursing examiner (2019 onwards)
  • RCVS – veterinary (2019 onwards) and veterinary nursing examiner (1996 onwards)

Qualifications (other than veterinary qualifications listed in the Register)

  • GPCertFelP – general practitioners certificate in feline practice, from European School of Veterinary post-graduate studies (ESVPS)
  • Official veterinarian – OCQ(V) companion animals

Interests relating to immediate family or close friends


Other relevant information