Owner: Dr Liesl Plekker
Dr Plekker has an extensive background in animal physiology and ethology. Before qualifying as a veterinarian from Onderstepoort (University of Pertoria) in 2011, Dr Plekker completed her BSc in Zoology from UNISA and Honours in Physiology from the University of Witwatersrand. Dr Plekker is passionate about providing pets with high quality veterinary approved food, affordable over the counter medications as well as the latest interactive pet toys. She shares her home with 5 dogs, 2 rescued cats and 2 amusing chickens.
Store Manager: Marilize Lamprecht
Marilize has a passion for all animals. In 2010 she successfully completed her Diploma in Nature Management (NQF Level 6) through Centurion Academy. She worked with wild cheetahs, lions and other endangered animals at the Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre for 14 months before joining our team at Vet Hyper in 2013. Marilize’s hard work, loyalty and dedication soon lead to a promotion of store manager. Marilize often fosters feral kittens through our Feral Cat Rescue Project and shares her home with 2 beautiful cats and 2 young dogs.
Sales executive: Nazare Domingues
Nazare’s love for all living things lead to a fulfilling career in nursing and caring for the elderly after graduating from High School. She joined our team at Vet Hyper in 2014 as a part time sales assistant and has thoroughly enjoyed expanding her knowledge about pet products. Nazare has also adopted a kitten from our Feral Cat Rescue and now owns 2 cats, 2 dogs and a very cute little budgie.