Kate Bandey BVM&S Cert EP MRCVS qualified form the Royal Dick Veterinary College, University of Edinburgh, in 2001. She achieved her certificate in equine practice in 2007 and has over twelve years of equine veterinary experience. She has worked at various equine practices in the UK and overseas, including The Liphook Equine Hospital, Stable Close Equine Practice in Winchester, Massey University in New Zealand and Wyong Equine Clinic in New South Wales, Australia.
She currently works part-time for McGonnell and Gillatt Equine Practice in Hungerford. She has a particular interest in equine stud medicine and equine dentistry.
Alongside training racehorses, Richard also has an active involvement in the stud. He is usually the first person on hand for foaling the mares. He gained his stud experience living and working on a stud farm in Australia.