Mary Lund qualified from Onderstepoort in 1993. She started her veterinary career in the UK where she spent 3 years in a small animal hospital in Windsor bbefore relocating to New Zealand with her husband. During her two years on the Coromandel Peninsula she managed a small animal practice, with great exposure to trauma cases, before returning to South Africa to become part of the Howick Small Animal veterinary team. In 2000 she set up The Village Vet as a branch practice in Nottingham Road. Small Animal Medicine is her preferred field of interest. Mary lives in Nottingham Road with her husband Andy, two children and a collection of much loved pets.