Marta Posim DVM

Marta Posim DVM

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine


Veterinary Surgeon

Specialist in the field of Fish Diseases


Veterinary Surgeon Marta qualified from Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Poland, in 2008. In Warsaw, she worked with almost every type of exotic pet, including small mammals, reptiles, birds, amphibians and fish, as well as  cats and dogs.

In 2013 she received the  title ‘ Specialist in the field of Fish Diseases’.  Fishkeeping has always been her biggest hobby, she chose fish medicine as her postgraduate field of study. She has written 4 papers about treatment of exotic fish, which were published in all-Polish ‘Aquariums Magazine’.

Martha moved to Ireland in 2014, before joining the team at Shenick,  she worked in Irelands biggest  aquatic store- Seahorse Aquariums, Dublin.

Martha became our resident exotics expert in November 2014. Her professional interests include internal medicine and infectious diseases of dogs, cats and exotic pets.

Outside the practice, Marta has a keen interest in keeping fresh and saltwater fish, marine biology and history of the Native North Americans. She tries to spend her free time outside, practicing yoga and pilates and going windsurfing or snowboarding.

She has a lovely shorthair domestic cat named Richard.

Martas' cat Richard

Martas’ cat Richard