Dr Nicholas Sygrove

Dr Nicholas Sygrove BVSc, BSc


1996 Bachelor of Science (Marine Biology) Victoria University, Wellington.

2007 Bachelor of Veterinary Science Massey University, Palmerston North.

post graduate associations:

NZ Veterinary Association

Companion Animal Society

special interests:

Small animal medicine and surgery Small animal dermatology Ultrasound Animal Endocrinology

Nick is one of the two partners at VetCare and has been with the practice since 2006, firmly establishing himself and family in Tauranga. An area of special interest and development is dermatology completed through Sydney University and aiding diagnosis with ultrasound.


Nick is married to Raewyn (also one of our vets) and they have a son, Hunter and a baby girl Pia. Nick enjoys travel, snowboarding and socialising with family and friends. He has competed in, and coached, rowing to top levels in NZ and England. His pets include Eve-E (Labrador-cross) and Little Nicky (cat).