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B.V.Sc Qualified in 1990 with Bachelor of Veterinary of Science from Onderstepoort Veterinary Faculty. In 1991 he ran a welfare clinic in Alexander Township. He went to the United Kingdom to register as a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons in 1992 and began working at Yeoville Veterinary Clinic, which he took ownership of in 1993. Whilst running Yeoville Veterinary Clinic, Dr Larry collaborated with Dr Leo Reinecke (Human Radiotherapy Specialist) in treating selected pet cancer Patients with Chemotherapy. He started Bruma Lake Vet Clinic in Johannesburg in 2002.Dr Larry traveled to the USA in 2013 to learn about the value of client communication and education using Media with the emphasis on Electronic and Social Media.
In October 2014 he started The Old Folk Pet Support Group and was part of a group who intervened to prevent senior residents of Tweedy Park (a government housing project on the East Rand) from being forced to get rid of their pets. Dr Larry has empathy for pets and their owners, takes the time to listen owners, both from a medical point of view and interpersonal. He is most interested in developing long term relationships/partnerships with owner and their four legged family members. This enables him to better manage the pets health and anticipate the owner and pet’s needs.He has a special love and appreciation for older pets, loves getting to know people and their interests. His aim is to foster an atmosphere of warmth, honesty and caring.
Dr Larry is married with two sons and they share their home with two cats called ‘Cinamon’ , ‘Astro’ and Freezo’ and a dog named ‘Tickles’.