Rachel Tucker qualified from the Royal Veterinary College in 2005 and initially worked in mixed practice in Cornwall. She completed an internship at Liphook Equine Hospital in 2010, followed by a spell working in equine ambulatory practice. Rachel returned to the Royal Veterinary College in 2013 to undertake a residency in equine surgery. During this time, she obtained an RCVS Certificate in Equine Orthopaedics and a master’s in veterinary medicine. Rachel became a diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Surgeons in 2017 and is an RCVS and European Specialist in equine surgery. She works at the Liphook Equine Hospital as part of the referral team.