It’s quite simple. To help animals and to help pet owners Australia wide.
Firstly I want to educate the Australian public on what an Animal Behaviourist is and how they can help you with your pet.
The second thing is to provide help to anyone, anywhere!
For a decade I have worked as an Animal Behaviourist connected to Veterinary Clinics. I have either been employed directly by a clinic, or other clinics would refer cases to me, and were grateful that I was there to help their clients where needed. I like to travel a lot and also re-locate fairly frequently. When I left a clinic this help was missed and I was often asked to perform phone consultations for clients in need. There are not many behaviourists in Australia you see.
When I moved to Tasmania I had to change my operational method as clinics are quite small and any one clinic does not require its own Animal Behaviourist. This led me down the road of consultancy. I would work as a freelance Animal Behaviourist and service the various Veterinary Clinics within easy driving distance from where I lived. Again, the clinics referred to me, but I also did some low-key advertising at pet shops and rescue centres for example, and people started coming directly to me too. I kept