Zara Mitchell, the owner of Yorkshire Animal Therapy has completed extensive training and work experience within the veterinary and rehabilitation field.
She trained as a veterinary nurse from the age of seventeen, officially qualifying back in 2010 after completing detailed case studies and portfolios alongside an NVQ II and NVQ III qualification. This allowed her to become a registered vet nurse with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS). In 2011 Zara also graduated from the University of the West of England (Hartpury College) with a 2.1 - BSc (Hons) degree in Veterinary Nursing Science. Throughout her education Zara worked as a veterinary nurse in various Yorkshire based veterinary centres and hospitals. This is where she developed her interest in orthopaedics, rehabilitation and neurology.
In 2012 Zara started a three year masters degree in McTimoney Animal Manipulation at the McTimoney College of Chiropractic in Abingdon which she sucessfully completed in 2015. Zara also qualified as a canine hydrotherapist in 2015 after gaining a certificate in canine hydrotherapy from Whitehouse Hydrotherapy Training in Lincoln. Finally Zara has recently completed her equine and canine Laser Therapy Training with Omega Laser Systems and received certification.
Aside from her studies Zara has a passion for animals owning various horses, dogs and cats. In her spare time she also enjoys horse riding and dog walking.