Alison qualified as a veterinary nurse whilst working in a small practice in Hertfordshire. In 2001, she joined the Queen Mother Hospital at The Royal Veterinary College as a general surgery nurse working in all areas of the hospital. In 2005, she became Senior Theatre Nurse and sat her Diploma in Advanced Veterinary Nursing (Surgery), gaining the highest marks for that year. In 2007, Alison became Head Theatre Nurse, and in 2012 she became the first UK nurse to study for and pass the Veterinary Technician Specialist (Surgery) qualification in the USA.
Royal Veterinary College
Qualifications: DipAVN(Surgery) VTS(Surgery) RVN