Tania Nunes Rodrigues


RCVS Specialist in Veterinary Dermatology

EBVS® European Specialist in Veterinary Dermatology

Head of Dermatology

Tania graduated from Faculdade de Medicina Veterinaria – University of Lisbon (Portugal) in 2010. She worked in first opinion veterinary for one and a half years before moving to a busy mixed practice in Lincolnshire. In 2013, Tania decided to seek a specialisation and joined a referral practice in Merseyside, where she undertook two internships, a rotational and the second in dermatology. In 2018, Tania began a three-year Dermatology residency at Gent University (Belgium). During that time, she also obtained the Certificate of Advanced Veterinary Practice in Dermatology in 2019.

In August 2022, Tania became a Diplomate at the European College of Veterinary Dermatology.

Tania is deeply passionate about improving the quality of life of her patients. Her main interests include atopy, immune-mediated conditions and ear disease.

Outside work, Tania enjoys spending time with her two cats (Teddy and Lizzie), and she loves exploring new places, parks and cultures.

Dr. Richard Harvey

European Specialist in Veterinary Dermatology

Richard graduated from the University of Bristol School of Veterinary Science in 1978, after which he worked in mixed and small animal practices in and around the Midlands. Richard obtained the UK and European Diplomas in Veterinary Dermatology, followed by a PhD, from practice. He has since focused entirely on small animals.

Richard has published 29 scientific papers and co-authored textbooks on ear disease, and recently, a textbook on ear, nose and throat disease.  His special interests are in-ear disease, bacterial skin disease and allergy in the dog and the cat.