I enjoy every aspect of veterinary work and love the excitement of every day bringing new challenges.
Rachel has been with the team here at Knutsford Vets Surgery since 2015 as a veterinary surgeon. She’s incredibly popular with our clients (and pets) and her additional training in the field of veterinary dermatology regularly comes in handy. Rachel is an Advanced Veterinary Practitioner in Veterinary Dermatology after obtaining her Postgraduate certificate in dermatology. Find out more about her below.
What pets do you have?
Mario an Abyssinian cat and Ralph a working cocker spaniel
How long have you done your job?
I’ve been a vet for nine years and joined the team here at Knutsford Vets 5 years ago.
Do you have any qualifications or additional training?
I have a certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice with a focus on dermatology.
What does your job entail on a day-to-day basis?
My days vary, from performing consultations for pets and clients to performing planned surgery and dealing with any emergency cases when they arise.
What do you enjoy most about your job?
I love working with a fabulous team with an interesting and varied case load. I like to get to know my patients and clients, working together to deliver excellent care and ensure your experience is as pleasant as possible.
Favourite song and favourite film
Anything by Ed Sheeran but usually wake up to my alarm with George Ezra – Shotgun. My favourite film is The Notebook.
Favourite dog walk
Formby beach and woodland
What other interests do you have outside of work?
I’m currently knee deep in training Ralph! We’re about to start competing at Flyball and aim to start agility training soon. I’m a home bird and often spend my time with my family.