Peter Hynes MVB MRCVS Cert Equine Sports Medicine (UCD)


Peter grew up in Limerick, Ireland and has been around horses from an early age. He qualified from vet school at University College Dublin in Ireland and completed several equine externships including those at Rood and Riddie in Kentucky. USA and Dubai Equine Hospital in the United Arab Emirates. After qualifying he went on to work for Ridgeway Veterinary Group in Lambourn before moving to Australia to work at Randwick Equine Hospital, gaining a wide range of experience in the fields of internal medicine, surgery and lameness. Upon returning from Australia, Peter worked briefly for another practice in Yorkshire before setting up Yorkshire Equine Practice, and has now gained the Advanced Certificate in Equine Sports Medicine through UCD.


Peter lives in Rufforth with his wife Jocelyn, who is also a veterinary surgeon, and their four children. When his work and young family aren’t occupying his time Peter enjoys following the racing.

Sarah Mosley

Sarah Mosley BVSc MRCVs.


Sarah is from North Yorkshire and spent most of her youth competing horses.

She trained at Bristol University, completed an externship at Rossdales Equine Hospital in Newmarket and spent time with in house racing vets in Middleham and at an Equine Practice in County Kildare, Ireland. After graduating in 2013 she worked at a mixed practice in Wales for 2 and a half years before returning to Yorkshire. She then worked at an equine and small animal vets in the area before joining the team in April ’17 to pursue her passion for performance horse work. She is currently studying for an Advanced Certificate in Equine Practice and has developed a keen interest in orthopaedic and respiratory cases.  

Currently, in her spare time, Sarah can be found on the hunting field or out and about with her Jack Russell "Dotty".

Jessica Thurston DVM MRCVS


Jessica Thurston is originally from Cavan, Ireland. She graduated from the University of Veterinary Medicine, Budapest in 2018, after completing numerous placements in equine hospitals and clinics around Ireland and the UK. After graduation, she worked for 1.5 years in mixed practice in West Wales. After this, she then went on to complete an internship at a busy equine referral hospital in Gloucestershire. She moved up to Yorkshire in July 2021. She is currently studying for an Advanced Certificate in Equine Practice. In her spare time, she enjoys getting out and exploring the countryside and keeping fit at the gym.

Sarah Woods MRCVS


Sarah is now one of our out of hours vets. Sarah, originally from Yorkshire, graduated from Edinburgh University in 2011. After a short stint in small animal practice she traveled to Sydney to complete an internship at Randwick Equine Centre. Since returning to the UK she has spent 3 years working in equine practice in the south-east. Sarah is thrilled to be back in Yorkshire and looking forward to further developing her interests in lameness, poor performance and sports medicine. 

Away from work Sarah enjoys competing in triathlons and is a budding photographer.

Pip Tutty


Pip joined the team at Yorkshire Equine Practice in July 2015 as Peter’s assistant. Pip is based in the car with Peter assisting him with visits to yards.


Debi Dales


Debi joined Yorkshire Equine Practice in August 2012. Outside of work Debi has a keen interest in restoring antique rocking horses as well as making new ones. Debi is an invaluable asset to Yorkshire Equine Practice Ltd keeping the team organised and everything running smoothly

Jessica Flannery


Jess joined the team in August 2021 and is based in the office. Outside the office Jess will be found out walking with her Golden Retriever.