Katrina started at The Straven Road Veterinary Centre early 2013.  She works as a casual nurse between Straven and Papanui Animates Vets to help cover when staff are away on holiday or sick.

Katrina gained her National Certificate in Veterinary Nursing from CPIT in 2012 and a certificate in Canine Behaviour – Respond to and Manage Routine Problems of Canine Behaviour.  She is looking forward to using her knowledge to help with any behavioural questions.


At home the “family” includes her husband, 3 children, 2 Soft Coated Wheaten Terriers Elvis and Stella, and a Burmese cat Daisy .


She enjoys spending time with family and friends, baking and walking the dogs.