Dr Kevin Polglaze has over 30 years experience as an animal doctor. Highly competent & experienced, he had just finished fighting a case for animal welfare, & we knew he was perfect for Animal Practice’s focus on high standards of care & compassion. Graduated with 2 veterinary degrees from Murdoch University, one of the top 10% of Veterinary Schools in the world.
A legacy of excellence in pet medicine and care.
We are a boutique animal health centre bringing clients and patients access to medical and surgical services backed with expertise. From a humble start at Kovan in 2006, we grew from a basic care veterinary clinic to a comprehensive centre today. We believe that all individuals including animals should be treated with consideration and respect. All patients have access to diagnostic and therapy to help them be healthy and comfortable. Services are tailored to our client wishes and budget.
What We Believe
Consideration. Respect. Care
Offer clients access to health solutions tailored to their budget.
Offer clients access to quality information with expert guidance.
Help clients understand the complexities of health problems and finding solutions.
Offer comprehensive services tailored to assist client to look after patient in the best way they can.
Provide staff a safe and pleasant working environment with access to advancement
Offer patients access to good health and comfort, with quality check in a timely manner.
Founder, Owner, Administrator
Foreen has unparalleled passion for both business and animals. That prompted her to start-up Animal Practice in 2006. The first non-vet owned clinic locally.
With much hardship, controversies and odds stack up against her in an industry monopolized by vets owned practices, today, it became one of the most successful and longest-standing non-vet owned practice in Singapore.
She ensures that you and your pet-family have a delightful experience during your visit.
Rest assured that you are in good hands.
She graduated with a Master Degree in Commerce, certified in Canine Physiotherapy and is a Psych-K facilitator. She was featured in Me & My Money, The Sunday Times on 29th March 2020.
Meet Our Team
We Care. Always There.
Dr Kevin Polglaze
Chief Veterinary Surgeon
With over 9 years of experience dealing with dogs, cats, rabbits over 100's of cases, Dr Gemma Hepner comes from the United Kingdom & graduated with distinction from the University of Edinburgh, one of the top 10 vet schools in the world. She undertook an internship in first opinion practice.
Dr Gemma Hepner
Senior Veterinary Surgeon
Dr Caroline completed her veterinary studies at the University of Melbourne & has been practising as a small animal veterinarian in Melbourne for many years after graduation. She has recently completed a surgical internship where she has assisted in many challenging surgeries in dogs & cats. In her spare time, she likes to spend time & travel with her family.
Dr Mengdie Shang (Caroline)
Terry has over 12 years of vet nursing experience at Animal Practice. He has a gift & his patient TLC is evident. Patient & clients relax in his presence & doctors are able to get treatments done with minimal stress for the patients. He is currently studying towards an (advanced) online nursing certificate IV. Besides being a true blue family man, he likes to spend time with his family & a lovebird that he recently adopted when it flew into his apartment.
Chief Veterinary Technician & Deputy Practice Manager
Jio Jyn graduated with a diploma in Banking & Finance but have an interest in animals since young. To fulfil her dreams & passion, she decided to join Animal Practice & provide care for the animals. She loves to travel. A proud owner of a dog & 5 cats, she is embarking on her Vet Technician Diploma part-time course soon.
Goh Jio Jyn
Veterinary Technician & Inventory Executive
Daniel Yeow is new to our Practice.
He had always loved animals as a young boy. He is now a proud owner of 14 cats & a dog. Other than spending his free time with his mother & his pets, he loves to cook & travel. He is looking forward to enhancing his skills in animal care by obtaining a Veterinary Technician certificate.
Helen has over 11 years of experience at Animal Practice. She brings high-level customer care skills into our client reception. She has also developed animal nursing skills, & assists with inpatient care when the practice gets busy. She is a helpful, conscientious & level headed individual. If you have a query or communication to make, Helen can help you.
Senior Front Desk Executive
Annie is one of the people who will greet you with a big contagious smile when you visit the clinic. With a strong passion for customer service as well as love for animals, She decided to join Animal Practice. She constantly learns on the job & enjoys picking up new skills. She enjoys interacting with clients & puts her heart into the welfare of the patients. You will always see her interacting with your fur pets before registration.
Customer Service Officer