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Scotty Buchanan

October 11, 2023

Hospital Coordinator

Scotty joined MVS in August 2023 as part of our admin team. 

Scotty has been a part of the Thoroughbred industry for 20 years, working for racing stables and breeding farms in the Waikato and a few years in country VIC, Australia. He has worked as an Assistant Yearling Manager, Broodmare Manager and Stallion Manager. His all time favourite stallion was Pentire. Scotty’s interest grew further in management and his last roll was People & Culture Coordinator at Rich Hill Stud. In 2023 Scotty took on the voluntary role of President of the Waikato branch of the New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders Association. 

As the Equine Hospital Coordinator, Scotty is the first point of contact for clients, and connects the dots between patients and veterinarians to ensure that MVS Equine are providing the best care for your horse, big or small. Outside of work Scotty enjoys being creative with painting and drawing. He enjoys the outdoors, trout fishing, and loves a good movie night! Scotty also works as a facilitator with The Rural Support Trust. He loves people and the industry, and always happy to help.