Director of veterinary Services,
Maggie Roberts qualified at the University of Edinburgh in 1986 and spent most of her early career in private small animal practice, where she developed an interest in feline medicine. She has also worked in Malawi and Australia and was appointed the first Cats Protection Veterinary Officer in 1997. She became a partner in private practice but returned to Cats Protection in 2006 and is now Director of Veterinary Services where she has responsibility for the charity’s work on cat welfare, neutering and education. Her professional interests are shelter medicine and feline population control; she is a founder member of the Association of Charity Vets and the co-editor of the BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Shelter Medicine.