Sophie Mahendran, BVMedSci, BVM BVS, MSc(VEPH), MRCVS, qualified from the University of Nottingham in 2012.
She has since undertaken an internship and residency in farm animal production at the RVC, a master’s degree in veterinary epidemiology and public health, and is studying for an European College of Bovine Health Management diploma.
Sophie’s interests are in dairy cattle, lameness and calf health.
The dry cow period – what vets should be monitoring
Sophie Mahendran considers the need for cattle to be well cared for during this time, including nutrition and maintaining hygiene.