At Moreletapark Animal Hospital we strive to provide a comprehensive, accessible and friendly service encompassing the general health and wellbeing of cats and dogs. Our facility offers professional veterinary medical and surgical services, grooming and boarding, and a shop outlet for dog and cat food and accessories.


Dr. Donet Smith


Dr Donet Smith qualified from Onderstepoort as a veterinarian in 2009. She has worked in private practice ever since qualifying and has worked at numerous practices as a locum. Donet is married and has 2 small children. The other members of her family include two dogs and a cat which are all rescues. When she is not at work she enjoys spending time with her family and keeping busy outdoors.

Dr. Liam Caroline


I was born in Benoni, and moved to Pretoria in 1996. I attended Onderstepoort from 2017 - 2022 after which I completed my community service year in the Hluvukani community just outside of Orpen in 2022-2023. During my community service I developed a keen interest in small animal internal medicine, particularly in endocrine disorders and cardiology. I joined the clinic in March 2023 and look forward to developing my skills with our amazing team.

Sr Tanya Smith


My name is Tanya. I was born and raised in Piet Retief, Mpumalanga. I have worked in private practice ever since completing my studies at Onderstepoort in 2012. I share my home with my husband and our two gorgeous and adorable cats, Domino and Shay. Although I am a bit of a home body, I love spending time with friends and family and would always be up for any kind of outdoor adventure.

Bernadene Du Plessis


Bernadene du Plessis qualified with a diploma in Nature Management in 2010. She has been in animal welfare and the veterinary industry ever since. Bernadene worked at the SPCA as well as at a vet shop before becoming a receptionist/administrator at a veterinarian clinic in 2014. She has moved to Pretoria with her husband, two busy boys, their family dog and their African Grey in 2019. She became part of the Moreletapark Animal Clinic team in early 2022. 

Silas Mphamo


Silas joined the Moreletapark Hospital team in 2010 as a kennel hand. His friendly demeanor is a welcome breeze in the reception and vet shop area.

Annie Coetzee


Annie was born an animal lover. After matric she went to study at UNISA for 3 years and then went to work at an Animal clinic for 4 years. She then went to corporate for 7 years and, after that returned to her destiny job in 2023 at Moreletapark Animal Hospital. She is looking forward to the future years to come at the clinic working with a spectacular team.

Debbie Pleaner


After qualifying as a veterinary nurse from Onderstepoort, she has been involved in veterinary practices and welfare work for more than 20 years. She joined the team at Moreletapark Animal Hospital in 2015. She is the mother of one highly active and social little boy, who often rescues cats and plenty of guppies.

Alfred Mvula


Alfred has been part of the Moreletapark Animal Hospital team since 1996 as a kennel hand and assistant to the vets and nurses. His dream since a child was to work with animals and that was realized when he got the opportunity at age 34.