Zoo and Wildlife Solutions

A unique consultancy offering bespoke services to the zoological world

Zoo and Wildlife Research, Conservation and Consultancy

I am a conservation scientist, wildlife veterinarian, zoo professional and an academic. Zoo and Wildlife Solutions supports my conservation work and research both in zoos and in the wild. Through the company I provide a unique consultancy combining technical veterinary and scientific expertise with managerial, policy and advocacy skills to offer a diverse range of services in the zoological, conservation and wildlife health field.

For further details of my work see the 'What I do' pages.

Latest News

  • 20th August 2018 » Implantation of Zoo Licensing Act Training Course
  • 17th August 2018 » De Brazza Monkey Best Practice Guidelines Launched
  • 13th June 2018 » BALAI Training Course at WWT Slimbridge September 5th and 6th 2018
  • 13th June 2018 » Managing Dangerous Animals in Zoos Training Course at Blackpool Zoo 14th and 15th August 2018
  • 8th March 2015 » Film of the Texan Penguin arrival
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  • Zoo Licensing

    I can provide advice on zoo licensing to Zoo Operators or Local Authorities. I am a Defra appointed Zoo Inspector.

    Imports & Exports

    As previous Head of Imports for Defra, I can manage all aspects of your animal imports from paperwork to veterinary care during transport. I can assist with licensing, CITES and quarantine requirements.

  • Healthcare & Preventative Medicine

    I can develop preventative medicine, zoonotic disease and contingency plans to manage health care in your collection. I will also undertake veterinary audits and service reviews to ensure that your collection is receiving care to the highest modern standards.

    Enclosure Design

    I can design enclosures and provide advice on zoo developments. Examples of my work can be seen at Twycross Zoo where I worked with the team to design the new Lemur Walkthrough Exhibit.

Consultancy Clients include:

  • British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums (BIAZA)
  • ZSL – London Zoo
  • ZSL – Whipsnade Zoo
  • Chester Zoo
  • Twycross Zoo
  • West Midlands Safari Park
  • Dudley Zoo
  • Longleat Safari Park
  • Hobbledown
  • The Deep, Hull
  • Five Sisters Zoo
  • Tropical World @ Alcorns
  • Peak Wildlife Park
  • Merrist Wood College
  • Derby College
  • Ponderosa Rural Therapeutic Centre
  • Paignton Zoo
  • Arundal Castle
  • Royal Society for Protection of Birds (RSPB)

Training provided to:

  • Merlin Sealife Centres
  • Woburn Safari Park
  • West Midlands Safari Park
  • ZSL - London Zoo
  • Twycross Zoo
  • Drayton Manor Zoo
  • Royal Zoological Society of Scotland
  • Paignton Zoo
  • Knowsley Safari Park
  • Blair Drummond Safari Park
  • Blackpool Zoo
  • Howletts Wild Animal Park
  • Colchester Zoo
  • Wildwood
  • Reasheath College
  • Merrist Wood College
  • Derby College
  • Shepreth Wildlife Park
  • Hadlow College
  • Berkshire College
  • Marwell Wildlife
  • Paradise Wildlife Park
  • Wildlife Heritage Foundation
  • European Commission
  • Danish Veterinary Authority

Contact Us


Church View, Gresford Road, Hope, Wrexham.
LL12 9PW


+44 7547 153587