Kirsty is a fully qualified canine behaviourist and canine massage therapist. She has worked with dogs for over 20 years, 15 of those as a behaviourist. Upon leaving school Kirsty started work at a local RSPCA centre as an animal care assistant. During this time Kirsty dealt with a variety of cases, including extreme cruelty, neglect, malnourishment, and abandonment. She worked with dogs suffering with severe aggression and anxiety. She gained valuable experience from working with qualified vets and trainers and she also obtained various qualifications including animal handling, first aid and nutrition, she was trained to administer vaccinations and microchipping. She was involved in the whole rehabilitative process, which led to dogs finding new homes.