What do my qualifications mean?
BVSc - Bachelor of Veterinary Science
Massey University 2002
I am a fully qualified Veterinarian with more than 13 years of experience in companion animal clinical practice. I have worked in the United Kingdom and New Zealand, as well as donating my time to charities in India, Greece, Portugal, Thailand, Panama, Mexico, Romania, Rarotonga and Gibraltar.
MANZCVS - Veterinary Behaviour
Australian & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists 2014
I am one of only 9 veterinarians in New Zealand with this qualification, having achieved membership in 2014 of the Australian & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists. The award of Membership of the College is conferred upon a veterinarian who is eligible to sit and successfully passes an examination in a given Membership subject.
My passion for modern scientific evidence to treat animal behaviour and welfare concerns means that at all times I keep up with continuing professional development. I am affiliated with the American Veterinary Society of Animal Behaviour (AVSAB), The Pet Professsional Guild (PP Guild), Save Animals from Exploitation (SAFE), World Veterinary Service (WVS). I am also President of the Veterinary Behaviour Chapter of ANZCVS.