Karen qualified from Edinburgh University in 1997 and began working for Pet Doctors in September 2002. She has developed several interests whilst in general practice but her favourite topics are feline medicine and surgery, dentistry and pathology. Karen gained a certificate in general practice (feline) in 2009. She has a lovely Staffie called Flora and a cat called Amos. Outside of work Karen enjoys dog walks in the countryside and playing her ukulele.