Kirsty Dewhurst - Contributor Profile


Kirsty is a UK RCVS Registered Veterinary Nurse, with additional Qualifications in Exotic, Wildlife and Zoo Animal Veterinary Nursing. Her specific Nursing interests include exotic, zoo, aquatic and marine mammal veterinary care. 

Kirsty trained as an SVN in a small/farm animal veterinary practice. After becoming a qualified VN she then went on to work at a specific Exotic Animal Vets to gain practical exotic nursing skills. She has also completed further certificates in exotic, wildlife and zoo animal Veterinary Nursing and worked up to becoming Head Veterinary Nurse at the exotic veterinary practice. 

During her free time, she sees practice in the Veterinary departments of several Zoos and Aquariums in the UK.  This has allowed her to further advance her exotic nursing skills and gain knowledge from other like-minded professionals.

Kirsty has a passion for traveling and enjoys seeing all new and exciting places around the world. 


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