Sarah qualified as a Veterinary Nurse in 1995. Following 11 years in 1st opinion/referral practice, Sarah moved to the University of Bristol Vet School to work in the intensive care unit. During her 7 years in this role, Sarah obtained both the Diploma in Advanced Veterinary Nursing (Medical) and the Veterinary Technician Specialist in Emergency and Critical Care. After a further 7 years as a Veterinary Marketing Executive at Royal Canin® (during which she gained the Certificate in Canine and Feline Veterinary Health Nutrition). Sarah joined the International Cat Care team in 2017 to look after the nurse distance education courses. In 2020, Sarah moved to the role of ISFM Programme Manager looking after our Cat Friendly Clinic and Cat Care for Life programmes as well as running our webinar programmes, creating and updating content for our online veterinary nurse courses, and providing advice across the charity on veterinary nursing matters.
Sarah is a member of the editorial board for ISFM’s nurse journal ‘Feline Focus’ and has had several articles published in nursing journals as well as having lectured at many veterinary congresses and events including BSAVA, BVNA and LVS.