Meet the Team

Woozelbears was established in 2010 to provide a state of the art rehabilitation centre. We have since expanded to meet the demand of referrals and have several centres providing outstanding hydrotherapy treatment and grooming throughout the UK. 

Charlotte Jarman (Pimm)

  • Founder and CEO of Woozelbears
  • Qualified Small Animal Hydrotherapist
  • Veterinary Physiotherapist – specializing in canine
  • Leading specialist in conditioning the canine athlete
  • Author of the new L3,L4, L5 and L6 Diploma qualifications in Hydrotherapy
  • Lead trainer and assessor
  • Studied Veterinary Health Studies at the University of the West of England, Bristol
  • Previously worked in veterinary nursing
  • Certified K-Laser Specialist
  • Individual member of the CHA, IRVAP and ICH.
  • Competed at Crufts with her Newfoundlands.
  • Enjoys agility, scentwork and working her two pointers Peggy and Neville.

Hannah Johnson

  • Head of Design
  • Canine Conditioning Fitness Coach
  • Qualified Hydrotherapist
  • K9PT (Fitness Coach for dogs)
  • Pro Dog Trainer
  • Creator of the Canine Fitness App
  • Obsessed with learning more and more about canine health and behaviour
  • Began working with Woozelbears in 2012 as their first ever apprentice
  • Founder of Luna’s Loft & Luna’s Loft Photography
  • Trains & competes in agility
  • Owns 3 Border Collies – Luna, Aurora & Navi – and working Cocker Spaniel – Nebula
  • Level 3 BTEC in Animal Management
  • Loves long walks, playing video games, watching old school Disney, Friends and Harry Potter in her free time

 

In Burgess Hill

Sue

  • Managing Director of our Burgess Hill branch
  • Trained at Woozelbears to gain the Level 3 qualification in Hydrotherapy for Small Animals.
  • Member of the Canine Hydrotherapy Association and the Institute of Registered Veterinary and Animal Physiotherapists
  • Completes regular CPD to keep up to date.
  • Has owned Chesapeake Bay Retrievers for over 20 years and enjoys gun dog work with them

    Loren

    • Trainee Canine Hydrotherapist

    • Completed a Diploma in Animal Management at Plumpton College

    • Student member of the Canine Hydrotherapy Association

    • Worked as a kennel assistant so has plenty of experience handling all sizes of dogs

    • Loves and owns spaniels

        Melissia

        • Grooming Assistant (Apprentice)

        • Studying for Level 3 City and Guilds Dog Grooming qualification

        • Level 1 and 2 City and Guilds Dog Grooming

        • Loves taking her Labrador for walks

        • Enjoys baking, not only for humans, but for dogs as well!

            Katie

            • Qualified Small Animal Hydrotherapist

            • Member of the Canine Hydrotherapy Association

            • Loves horses, competed in Dressage, but prefers hacking – currently looking for the right dog to accompany her to the yard, as well as be a family pet!

            • Continues to keep her CPD up to date

              Emily

              • Salon Manager

              • Level 2 and 3 City and Guilds in Animal Management and Dog Grooming

              • Passionate about dog health and nutrition

              • Loves finding new beaches to take her dogs on walks

                Daisy

                • Qualified Small Animal Hydrotherapist

                • Obtained Masters in Veterinary Physiotherapy from Writtle University

                • Member of the Canine Hydrotherapy Association

                • Passionate about canine health, especially in chondrodystrophic breeds

                • Owns and shows Wirehaired Dachshunds

                In Melksham

                Sarah

                • Managing Director of the Melksham branch

                • Qualified and registered Small Animal Hydrotherapist, committed to continuous personal and professional development

                • Diploma in Feline Psychology and Behaviour with Distinction
                • Has a keen interest in feline rehabilitation as well as canine

                • Involved in fostering and behavioural rehabilitation of kittens and ferrets

                • Spends far too much time in the office out of hours because her cats don’t let her work at home!

                 

                Polly

                • Completed an extensive work experience placement at Woozelbears in Melksham before achieving her Level 3 in Small animal Hydrotherapy qualification

                • Previously spent 3yrs completing an apprenticeship in Equine Management before coming over to the ‘dark’ side to work with canines

                • Loves all canines but has a definite soft spot for Labradors, trained into her by her family dog Skipper

                Yolanda 

                • Completed Level 3 Animal Management whilst working as an Assistant Hydrotherapist

                • Had extensive training in animal health and welfare through previous employment

                • Takes on a variety of roles from organising the team and office management to bathing and drying patients

                Ebony 

                • Qualified Small Animal Hydrotherapist

                • Is a massive cat lover with an interest in both canine and feline rehabilitation

                • Loves all things monkey, sugary sweet and thrill seeking

                   

                Makenna 

                • Currently studying Animal Welfare

                • Has ambitions to work in elephant rehabilitation in the future

                • Enjoys dancing and swimming and her favourite animal is a giraffe

                Elise

                • Qualified Small Animal Hydrotherapist
                • Volunteers with Beaver Scouts in her spare time
                • Likes shooting, spending time with her dog and all things Disney

                Ethan

                • Currently studying Animal Welfare

                • Despite being the jester of the team, is incredibly hard working

                • Loves drumstick chocolate, the gym and his pet rats

                Heather

                • Qualified Small Animal Hydrotherapist

                • Loves anime, Disney songs and all things sugary!

                • Spends her days off with her two pups and horse riding

                • If she went to Hogwarts she would be in Ravenclaw

                   

                Lara

                • Previously worked in childcare before converting to the 4 legged furry kind!

                • Enjoys dancing, singing and watching movies with her hamster

                • Loves fairies and all things magical (and Disney)

                • Is very bright and bubbly all day long

                   

                Lauren

                • Currently studying to become a qualified Small Animal Hydrotherapist

                • Enjoys horse riding, going to the gym and hanging out with her dogs

                • Loves spaniel breeds

                • Biggest personal accomplishments are jumping out of a plane and passing her driving test within a month

                   

                In Spalding

                Andrew

                • Andrew Greedy

                • Managing director of our Spalding branch

                • Qualified Small Animal Hydrotherapist

                • Qualified as a registered veterinary nurse in 2017

                • Worked in veterinary practices since 2011

                • Continues with CPD regularly to keep up to date

                • Passionate about all animals with a small farm at home, including 2 dogs, 4 cats, 2 birds, 1 snake,1 turtle, 3 tortoises, 1 rabbit, 5 ducks and 4 chickens

                • Enjoys DIY and being active and playing sports with his 3 sons.

                • Married to Lauren

                Lauren

                • Managing director of our Spalding branch

                • Soon to be as a Qualified Small Animal Hydrotherapist

                • Passionate about canine physiotherapy

                • Worked in veterinary practices since 2011

                • Passionate about all animals with a small farm at home, including 2 dogs, 4 cats, 2 birds, 1 snake,1 turtle, 3 tortoises, 1 rabbit, 5 ducks and 4 chickens

                • Enjoys horse riding and being active and playing with her 3 sons.

                • Married to Andrew

                   

                In Swindon

                Robyn

                • Director of Swindon Woozelbears
                • Joined the Woozelbears team in 2016 as the apprentice and has been managing Swindon since 2021
                • Qualified Small animals hydrotherapist
                • Level 3 Animal management diploma
                • Qualified Class 4 K-laser Therapist
                • Lead trainer of MadMutts Flyball team and has been competing in the sport for 16 years with her own dogs. Competing at national level and competing at Crufts 5 times, winning the Flyball championship 2017
                • Many years of owning and handling dogs with all manner of behavioural challenges
                • Currently studying for her level 3 Grooming qualification.

                Angela

                • Qualified Small animal hydrotherapist
                • Previously owning and running a centre for 6 years with 8 years’ worth of experience in hydrotherapy
                • Class 4 K-laser therapy qualified
                • Joined the team in 2014
                • Previously competed in agility with her dog Mae, now retired and living her best life, swimming in the pool
                • First aid trained

                Emma

                • Qualified Small animal hydrotherapist
                • Joined the team in 2020
                • Many years’ experience handling dogs with different behaviour challenges
                • Previously working in a rescue to help dogs in need and working one to one to improve their behaviour
                • Has a BSC Hons In Zoology
                • Class 4 K-laser therapy qualified
                • Has a passion for animals including her 1 cat, 1 dog, 3 rabbits, 4 chickens. 5 Quails and many budgies
                • Currently training her young papillon in agility with the hope to compete in future

                Tori

                • Qualified Small Animal Hydrotherapist
                • BSc (Hons) Veterinary Physiotherapy
                • MNAVP
                • Joined the team in 2021
                • Director and lead therapist of Edwards Veterinary Physiotherapy
                • Owns and loves her beloved goofy Labrador Otto and terrier Todd

                Millie

                • Currently studying to be a qualified hydrotherapist
                • Joined the team in 2019 as a part time Hydrotherapy assistant now full time and studying her qualification
                • Level 3 Animal management diploma
                • Agility competitor and trainer. She has been competing for over 10 years now, attending Crufts many times and now runs classes of her own.
                • Many years handling and training dogs with her family dogs

                Tammy

                • Qualified dog groomer
                • BS Hons in Animal science and management
                • Joined the Team in 2022
                • Over 10 years’ experience grooming
                • Experienced in all breeds of dogs and cats, with a love for grooming Fox Terriers
                • Owns and loves her cross-breed Scooby

                Jessica

                • Qualified Dog groomer .
                • Joined the team in 2021
                • Nearly 10 years’ experience grooming
                • Owning and running her own successful salon alongside part time work with Woozelbears.
                • Experienced in all breeds with an extra special love for Schnauzers

                Liam

                • Joined the team in 2022 as a Hydrotherapy assistant
                • Level 2 animal care diploma
                • Level 3 Animal management diploma cc
                • Canine first aid trained
                • Previous veterinary care experience
                • Loves and owns 2 cats called Archie and Matilda.

                  In Witney

                  Darren and Dawn 

                  • Directors of the Witney branch
                  • Darren has over 20 years experience working in Health and LifeScience businesses
                  • Recently moved to became part of the team with his wife Dawn
                  • Dawn has been working in dog grooming for several years and has a Level 2 City and Guilds qualification
                  • Lifelong dog owners that are excited to pursue their passion for the health and wellbeing of dogs

                  Lianne

                  • Clinical Director
                  • Qualified Small Animal Hydrotherapist
                  • Practical Hydrotherapy Trainer and Assessor
                  • Registered Member of the Canine Hydrotherapy Association
                  • Certified K-Laser Specialist
                  • Qualified in Canine First Aid
                  • Cooperative Handling and Canine Anxiety Certificate Level 3
                  • Award in Education and Training Level 2 & 3
                  • Animal Management Diploma
                  • Part of the Woozelbears Family since 2014
                  • Loved by Working Cocker Spaniel, Fib
                  • Enjoys Canine Detection and Behaviour Training

                  Mel

                  • Level 2 and Level 3 City & Guilds Qualifications in Dog Grooming and Animal Care
                  • Level 3 Award in Education and Training
                  • Qualified in Canine First Aid
                  • 8 years Grooming Experience
                  • Cooperative Handling Certificate
                  • Has experience working with a variety of breeds and dogs with behavioural considerations
                  • Loved by spaniels, Diesel and Cooper

                  Tess

                  • Level 2 Dog Grooming Assistant
                  • Part time member of the Grooming Team
                  • Experienced Dog Walker for 5 years
                  • Has an interest in cooperative handling and 'fear free' dog grooming
                  • Loved by her Labrador cross, Mr Noodleman
                  • Previously lived with Labrador cross Rottweiler and Border Terriers

                  Charlie

                  • Level 3 Extended Diploma in Animal Management
                  • Lived with dogs for 19 years
                  • Working towards a qualification in Customer Service
                  • Trainee Hydrotherapist
                  • Working towards a Diploma in Small Animal Hydrotherapy

                  Amelia

                  • Qualified Small Animal Hydrotherapist
                  • Certified K-laser Specialist
                  • BSc Animal Sciences Degree
                  • Registered Member of the Canine Hydrotherapy Association
                  • Previously worked as a Veterinary Nurse
                  • Currently working towards a Diploma in Veterinary Physiotherapy
                  • Loved by a Working Cocker Spaniel, Odin

                  Emily

                  • Qualified Canine Hydrotherapist
                  • Certified K-Laser Specialist
                  • BSc (Hons) Animal Therapy and Rehabilitation
                  • Currently working towards MSc Veterinary Physiotherapy
                  • Registered Member of the Canine Hydrotherapy Association
                  • Loved by Cockapoos, Bo, Bali and Bea

                  Livi

                  • Integrated Masters in Veterinary Physiotherapy
                  • Qualified Canine Hydrotherapist
                  • Certified K-Laser Specialist
                  • Registered member of RAMP
                  • Currently working towards a Level 4 Qualification in Canine Hydrotherapy
                  • Previously worked in an Emergency Veterinary Centre
                  • Loved by a rescue Bengal cat, Tia

                  Charlotte

                  • Qualified Small Animal Hydrotherapist
                  • Certified K-laser Specialist
                  • Qualified in Canine First Aid
                  • Registered Member of the Canine Hydrotherapy Association
                  • Level 3 Animal Management Diploma with Triple Distinction
                  • Obsessed with Spaniels and loved by a Springer Spaniel and Working Cocker Spaniel

                  Beth

                  • 3 years Grooming Experience
                  • Professional Dog Groomer with a Level 3 Advanced Diploma with Distinction
                  • Level 3 Diploma in Work-Based Animal Care and Dog Grooming
                  • Auntie to 5 Dachshunds and a Working Cocker Spaniel, will own a Miniature Wire Haired Dachshund one day!
                  • Cooperative Handling Certificate
                  • Qualified in Canine First Aid
                  • Has experience working with a variety of breeds and dogs with behavioural considerations

                  Carly

                  • Trainee Hydrotherapist
                  • Studying towards Level 3 Diploma in Small Animal Hydrotherapy
                  • Previously worked as a Patient Care Assistant with a Local Veterinary Practice
                  • Now pursuing passion to work with animals
                  • Loved by Three Rescue Cats, including a Blind Tuxedo Cat from Cyprus
                  • Has a strong interest in Animal Behaviour

                  Lynsey

                  • BSc Veterinary Physiotherapist
                  • Certified K-laser Specialist
                  • NOCN Canine Training & Behaviour
                  • Registered Member of NAVP
                  • Registered Member of AHPR
                  • Positive Reinforcement Trainer in Pet Dog and Working Gundogs
                  • Loved by two Working English Springer Spaniels

                  Jess

                  • Apprentice Level 2 Dog Grooming Assistant
                  • Aiming to progress to a Level 3 Dog Groomer Qualification
                  • Learning how to complete pet grooms and breed standard grooms to a high quality standard
                  • Enjoys learning about the rehabilitation patients and cooperative handling
                  • Looking forward to starting her career with dogs
                  • Loved by Jackweenie, Frankie

                  Coral

                  • Level 2 Qualified Dog Groomer
                  • Joined the team in 2020
                  • Working towards her Level 3 Dog Grooming Qualification alongside the team
                  • Has experience working with a variety of breeds and dogs with behavioural considerations
                  • Previously worked at a boarding kennel
                  • Loved by Chihuahua Bailey and guinea pigs, Trixi and Bolt