Kathryne has been working as a veterinary nurse since 2003, qualifying in 2005. She particularly enjoys the role of consult nurse and has a keen interest in canine reproduction. She attained her Dog Breeding Diploma in 2010, passing with distinction.
She breeds and shows Gordon Setters and currently has 6 - Zephyr, Tane, Yuna, Tosca, Anitra and Magnus. She is President of the Gordon Setter Association and is the Kennel Club Health Coordinator for the breed. She also writes the breed notes for the weekly canine newspaper 'Our Dogs'.