Pet Hamster

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 referral practice and is a certified clinical animal behaviourist, certificated member of the Fellowship of Animal Behaviour Clinicians (FABC), and academic member of the Association of Pet Behaviour Counsellors (APBC). 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