Meet Our Friendly Team here at Pilling Pet Shop :
Anna Robertson RVN Cert Ed D32/33 V1 E-SQP MBVNA
Shop Owner/Manager & Veterinary Nurse
Anna trained as a Veterinary Nurse at the PDSA in Blackpool and has worked at many different Vet Practices over the years gaining valuable experience. Anna spent a year working in Vet Practice in Australia and has head nursed both small animal and equine practices. Over the years Anna has trained many nurses within practice and after working within Veterinary Business for some time took a position at Myerscough College as Centre Co-ordinator, heading a team of Clinical Tutors, inspecting Veterinary Practices for VN training and teaching Clinical Coaching to Vets & Nurses. Anna also lectured Vet Nursing to students and worked closely with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS). Anna now works for a leading qualification organisation, inspecting college institutions for quality assurance. Anna is also a qualified Canine Hydrotherapist, Animal Health Advisor & Dog Groomer.
In 2009 Anna set up “Pilling Pet Shop” as a part time business and moved the business in 2012 to a more suitable building in Pilling and the shop opened full time.
Anna works in the shop as the Manager, Veterinary Nurse, SQP & Dog Groomer and enjoys every minute of it! In her spare time Anna looks after all her own animals, two GSP’s “Jay” & “Otter”, her horse “Charles” and ginger cat “Nut”.
Kelly has always been around animals all her life and enjoys the rural lifestyle.
Kelly ensures all the pet shop animals are kept clean and tidy as she holds a real interest in animal husbandry, she is currently working through lots of in-house training and is loving it!
When Kelly is not working at Pilling Pet Shop she is kept busy at home with her 2 young boys and her crazy labradoodle called "Lola", who often comes into the pet shop for a good bath and groom
Maria Finnigan E-SQP
Dog Groomer & Sales Assistant
Maria works full time at Pilling Pet Shop and is the shop’s in house dog groomer. Maria completed an apprenticeship in Animal Care and is also a qualified E-SQP so she can advise clients on flea and worm control. Maria is a real animal lover and when she’s not working at the shop she’s looking after her 3 ponies Gypsy, Millie and Belle, her 3 dogs Rosie, Squeak and Harry and not forgetting her 4 chickens!