She enjoys all aspects of treating companion animals including anaesthesia and surgery and finds the variety and challenges of small animal general practice very rewarding.
Michelle shares her home with her husband, three children, her dog named Connie and cat, Pablo.
In 2007 she ran a Rabbit and Exotic Veterinary Referral service in the South West, before returning to the Dick Vet as the first lecturer in Rabbit Medicine and Surgery in Europe. She holds a RCVS certificate in Zoological Medicine. She is interested in all aspects of Rabbit and Exotic Animal Medicine and Surgery; she has lectured extensively and published peer-reviewed research papers, plus many reviews and book chapters and articles in the RWAF Rabbiting On magazine.
She returned to general practice in 2016 and is enjoying working with cats, dogs and rabbits. She shares her home with two cats, rabbits and tropical fish.
In 2021, she moved to Edinburgh as she loved the city, joined the West End Vets team and she has recently started the RCVS Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice.
Outside of work Alba loves outdoor activities and jogging with her lovely rescue greyhound Max.