Mónica Guerrero Méndez qualified as a vet from the Royal Veterinary College, Las Palmas, and, soon after, obtained a scholarship to complete an internship at Bristol Zoo Gardens. Following this, she began studying for a Master of Science in Wild Animal Health degree at the RVC and prepared for a Certificate in Zoological Medicine.
Mónica’s experience is varied, having worked in exotic referral and wildlife rehabilitation centres, zoological collections and, small animal practice. She carries out exotic referral work around London.
Shell rot: a clinical approach and treatment
Mónica Guerrero Méndez suggests various stages required for diagnosing, treating and preventing this common condition in tortoises.