Equine Health Update EHU Vol 20 Issue 01 - Page 36

EQUINE | SAEVA News TERRY CASEY SPIRIT OF SAEVA AWARD 2018 Sponsored by Stride Terry qualified in 1987 at Onderstepoort. After completing his 2 years national service, working as a veterinarian, he did 3 month locum before joining Fourways Equine Clinic in January 1990. He has been there ever since, working in both the race horse and competition horse disciplines. He is a family man and has a teenage son- Devon and is husband to Anne. In his off time- he paddles and enjoys his annual “boys” holiday. Veterinary Clinic was a mixed practice working with all species of animal. Fourways Equine Clinic started trading in its present form under Drs Angelo Nichas and Alex Niven and in 1990 Dr Crocky du Preez returned from a sojourn at the coast to re-join the practice. In 1998 the practice moved to its current location in Blue Hills, under Drs Crocky du Preez and Terry Casey, as founder members of Equicare, a novel concept in sharing hospital facilities. Fourways Equine was located in Fourways on the corner of Witkoppen Road (opposite the current Monte Casino). In those days it was little more than an intersection with a garage and a pharmacy. Largely because of its isolation at that time, Fourways 36 • Equine !•…±Ñ UÁ‘…Ñ”ƒŠˆ