Jo is a graduate of the Royal Veterinary College, London. She has a Masters degree in Tropical Animal Health, and has spent most of her career working in mixed veterinary practice. Recently, she has become involved in one of the UK’s fastest growing veterinary telemedicine services for dogs and cats. She is a published author of several books, and enjoys working as a freelance veterinary writer around her clinical work.

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her horse and her family. She has two dogs, a slightly nutty Springer Spaniel and a loving little Yorkshire Terrier.  This book is an accumulation of Jo’s knowledge about the Yorkshire Terrier breed and is designed to help any new Yorkie parent prepare for their ownership journey.