Dawn first started working at Battle Flatts veterinary clinic in 1996 and qualified as a RVN in 1999 from Myerscough College. She has a keen interest in all aspects of veterinary; especially medicine, nutrition, radiography and exotics. While in general practice Dawn gained her Advanced Medical Nursing Diploma and a further 2 certificates in Small Animal Nutrition. In 2015 she left general practice to work within a zoological institution where she gained my C&G Nursing Certificate in Exotic species and also gained the Advanced Nursing Certificate in Zoo animals working with a vast array of species from the 2g frogs to 2tonne Rhinos!! Dawn is also a trained assessor for PAT (Pets as Therapy) Dogs.
Out of work, Dawn and her husband manage 1000 sheep, 3 unruly sheep dogs, and 2 teenagers. In her spare time she enjoys going to the theatre and eating out, and a keen interest in marital arts and running.
Interests outside of work are being outdoors, horse riding, and taking her two Labrador’s, Goose and Koda, on adventures around the countryside.