Name: Sarah McEwan

Qualification: Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Hons)

Study Institute: University of Queensland

Interest Areas:-

  • Equine medicine and lameness
  • Reptile medicine and husbandry
  • Puppy and kitten consults – helping them have a healthy start to life with their new families

Career Highlights:-

  • Fulfilling my dream of becoming a veterinarian and accepting a job offer as a veterinarian at Pacific Vetcare (where I worked as a kennel hand before going to university)
  • Seeing patients get better and go home after recovering in hospital

Most Memorable career moments:-

  • Volunteering with a veterinary program for the Asian elephant in Thailand
  • Pulling my first calf and seeing it get up

Personal Hobbies:-

  • Dressage and trail riding with my horse Shadow
  • Being outdoors
  • Spending time with my little family (my husband and our two fur-kids, Bumble and Baloo)

Number 1 on my bucket list: Horseback riding through the snow-capped Canadian Mountains (like you see in the movies!)

Unusual Talent: I’ve got a knack for remembering numbers

Treasured Moments:-

  • Hot-air ballooning over Byron Bay
  • Safari in the Sabi Sabi game reserve in South Africa