Kate joined us as an experienced veterinary receptionist in June 2017, having worked in another practice for over eight years. She has had a variety of jobs, including helping to set up and run a scuba diving operation in South Africa, hotel manager and receptionist at a narrow boat company on the Grand Union Canal.
Always having an interest in animals, Kate is a trained dog groomer and holds Animal Rehabilitation and Kennel and Cattery Management qualifications.
She lives with her teenage son on a small holding in Dorset with an array of animals – including horses, dogs, cats, bearded dragon and a terrapin. Her hobbies are horse riding, scuba diving, coastal walking and volunteering with her son for the Dorset Wildlife Trust.