Lance Stringer

began work in the family business when it first began, aged 11. Now the owner, Lance has a passion for combining old fashioned customer service with modern technologies and procedures. Lance and his wife Madeleine (Maddie) found that they shared a love of animals when they met and have shared many adventures around Australia with their previous dogs Jessie and Cookie Monster at their side. Wally the Labrador is their latest companion after adoption from the RSPCA.

Melbourne Office
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is Edenhill’s General Manager.  Tony joined us as our first staff member at our new facility at Maddingley bringing many years of experience in quality control systems as well as a caring nature. Tony’s guard dog is Arnold, the Major Mitchell Cockatoo, who squawks whenever someone is at the gate. Arnold also fiercely defends his territory from inquisitive fingers. Tony’s family has also adopted Poppy, a 6 year old Golden Labrador who like many Labradors enjoys her food. Dinner time at Tony’s house is always greeted with an impressive Olympic medal winning leap by Poppy. Poppy also enjoys the company of Maddie and Lance’s labbie Wally when he comes for a sleepover.

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is our Office Manager, John lives locally with his family including his lovely dogs Max and Riley, Cats Ash and Banjo and the family horses Tonks and Bobby.


is our West area Manager covering Melbourne Metro to Bacchus Marsh and Gisborne. At home Vanessa is kept busy on her farm which includes 4 Sheep, 5 chooks, 5 dogs and 3 horses.


attends to all our accounts and procurement. At home Belinda lives in a household run by her giant puppy Jedda, Jedda is a 6 year old Neo Mastiff who is very lazy and good natured considering she is bossed around by everyone.

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is our North Area Manager, covering Greenvale to Yarra Junction and up through the Hume to Seymour. At home James and his wife care for their two cats Annabelle and Tinkerbell who love to greet you at the front door.


is our National Development Manager and came to us with 16 years of professional experience in pet care. At home Rachelle cares for her two son, Brody the blind rescue dog and her new cavoodle puppy Ella.

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is our South West Area Manager, covering Melbourne Metro through to Warrnambool and Ballarat/Bendigo. He has been caring for vets, clients and their pets for 7 years within our industry. At home Vaughn cares for jis energetic and cheeky Staffy x Halo who rules the house.

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prepares the ashes and engraving of our clients beloved pets. Helen is a pet lover and enjoys dog agility with Raffi her Tasmanian Smithfield.

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is one of our Crematorium Managers. Having run his own business before, Dave pays a lot of attention to detail and always thinks a few steps ahead which is essential with our type of service.

Country Victoria Office
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is our Area Manager and is just the sort of caring and dependable guy that our clients appreciate and spends much of his time on the road looking after pets from our country vets. Garry and his wife Robyn lost Coco their 15 year old Maltese/Shitzu cross earlier this year. Coco was a special member of the Sanderson family. On the same day that Coco passed away, Garry was generous enough to help another grieving client who had just lost her pet. We are proud to have Garry represent Edenhills.


is our Client Care Specialist.  Sharon is a born and bred local in the area who joined us with an eye for detail and a great work ethic. Recently Sharon and her family lost both her Beagle/Kelpie dogs – Bella & Demi who were sisters within weeks of each other. Sharon has placed some memorial urns in the garden where they used to have great fun taking turns in chasing each other.

Adelaide Office
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is our Operations Manager in Adelaide and was one of the inaugural Edenhills staff members when the Adelaide Office opened in 2017.  Phil has never been without animals in his life, starting off with being dragged to many country dog shows with his Mum and Dad’s champion Corgis.  Since those early days he has been the proud owner of many dogs, cats, birds and even a two metre Diamond Python called Allan.  He has since “downsized” to KitKat Taylor (a rescue cat who controls the house) and Barry The Bearded Dragon. Phil loves being part of the Edenhills team and helping people through the end-of-life journey with their beloved pets.

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is our Office Manager in Adelaide and has been with the Edenhills family since the opening of the Adelaide Office in 2017.  Jo is genuinely committed to supporting people and their much loved fur family throughout their aftercare experience.  Her fur family Buddy, Holly and the most recent addition Ari are very much cherished members of her family.

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