- Diploma in Advanced Veterinary Nursing (Surgical) (DipAVN (Surgical)), 2009
- Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN), 1998
Sarah qualified as a veterinary nurse in 1998. She spent over seven years in first opinion practice in Northern Ireland, New Zealand and Australia. In 2003 she moved to England where she has worked as a referral nurse specialising in orthopaedics, soft tissue and ophthalmology. She obtained her Diploma in Advanced Veterinary Nursing (Surgical) in 2009 and in the process won the BVNA Award for the highest marks achieved in the examination. In 2012 she moved to ChesterGates Veterinary Specialists where she is currently head nurse.
Away from work she spends time with her two young children and plans her next trip away.