Heather grew up near Cambridge and graduated from the University of Cambridge Vet School in 1999. She worked in a mixed practice in Surrey for a couple of years then returned to the Cambridge area and has been working at the Longstanton and Cottenham practices since 2002. She enjoys all areas of general practice and has been working part-time since having children.
Aside from veterinary work, her four children keep her busy and she also enjoys running. She has an elderly cat named Harry and four pet rats at home.