Afra Dixon


Afra joined the team in September 2016. She completed her National Certificate of Veterinary Nursing in 2014 and graduated with the Diploma of Veterinary Nursing in 2017. Afra is also a NZ Registered Veterinary Nurse.
Afra moved to Christchurch with her family in 2005 from Botswana, Africa.
She currently has two cats, Maple and Morson, and enjoys spending time with her parent’s dogs, Apollo and Honey.

Afra has been running Puppy Preschool classes at our clinic with Tayler, and has an interest in further training/learning which she passes on to the other nurses in Nurse’s Education Evenings. Afra enjoys nursing our hospitalized patients, some of which have complicated medical issues, and finds it especially rewarding to help them on their journey to recovery.

In her spare time Afra enjoys hiking, kayaking, skiing and spending time with her family and friends.