Diploma of Veterinary Nursing Pretoria University
Bachelor of Animal Science and Agronomy Stellenbosch University
Medical & Surgical Nursing; pharmacology & anaesthesiology, nutrition & ethology, reproduction & obstetrics, physiology, rehabilitation, nutrition & feeds, AI, pasture management.
2015-2016 Full time veterinary nurse student at OP hospital • Including elective work at JHB zoo, Drakenstein Equine Hospital & Lammermoor veterinary clinic. 2014 (Dec) Full time Veterinary assistant (Evander Animal Clinic) • Animal pre and post operative care, husbandry, handling, administration of treatment as well as monitoring. Client services and after hour emergency response.
2008 – 2011 Assistant at Rowey Farms, equestrian Center under the mentorship of the senior manageress. Supervision/assistance of clients, ensuring general upkeep, fitness and care of horses for competition. Feed formulation and event co-ordination. Teaching children how to ride. Supervising outrides.
I've owned and worked with horses all my life. In my spare time I back/handle green horses in the Kalahari/Namibia for eventual use for tourism and teaching people how to ride them.
Animal health, nutrition, reproduction, genetics, breeding, obstetrics, husbandry, animal management, preventative health care, feed, physiotherapy and rehabilitation, barn design, facilities layout, management and organisation, pharmacology, homeopathy.
Trail riding Novice dressage work Show jumping Flat work Fitness Ground work
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