Chislaine Arends

CertAT DipVN
Client Relations


Originally from the Netherlands, Chislaine moved to New Zealand in 2013 after living and working in Thailand. After finishing a Certificate in Animal Technology, Chislaine then completed a Diploma in Veterinary Nursing in 2019. She worked as a vet nurse in general practice for two years before joining the Animal Physio team.

Chislaine adores working with people and their pets and is passionate about animal welfare and rehabilitation. Chislaine is currently training to become an Animal Physio Technician.

Chislaine lives with her partner Steve, rescue dog Ranger, ex-stray cat Izzy and two free range chickens, Rita and Carol. Outside of work, Chislaine loves the outdoors and can be found on top of a mountain or camping in the wilds.

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