Mike graduated from Bristol University in 1996 where he was one of the vet students followed in the BBC documentary 'Vets School'. After 9 months in Botswana at a wildlife sanctuary, ostrich farm and safari company, he joined the cattle team at the George Vet Group in October 1997. Having spent time developing his clinical skills he again appeared in 'Vets in Practice' which followed his progress as a large animal vet.
Mike developed a particular interest in Mastitis Investigations and developed the GVG SCC Report to monitor the incidence of 'New Infections' using NMR data in order to improve treatment success rates through early intervention. Following an increased involvement in herd fertility he studied for his Diploma in Bovine Reproduction (DBR) at Liverpool University for 2 years graduating with distinction in December '08. Mike is currently involved in Herd Health Management on several large, high yielding dairies and is available for second opinion referrals.