VetEdX is run by Rachel Malkani. Rachel is an animal welfare and behaviour researcher. She is the Veterinary Engagement Officer for the British Veterinary Behaviour Association. Rachel has a background in veterinary behaviour and is a certified canine behaviourist and candidate member of the Fellowship of Animal Behaviour Clinicians (FABC). In addition to this, she also has an MSc in Animal Welfare Science, Ethics and Law, a BSc (Hons) in Applied Animal Behaviour, and is currently a PhD student of Veterinary Medicine and Science developing the Animal Welfare Assessment Grid as a quality of life and decision-making tool for dogs with chronic disease