Rachel qualified with BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy from the University of Southampton in 2011. She then went straight on to study a postgraduate diploma in veterinary physiotherapy and qualified as an ACPAT Cat A physiotherapist in 2013. She is also a registered RAMP (Register of Animal Musculoskeletal Practitioners) practitioner.
Since 2013, Rachel has run her own business treating horses, dogs and riders. She joined Fitzpatrick Referrals in March 2021 and splits her time between the practice and working for herself. Rachel has also worked abroad on numerous occasions as a volunteer working with animals.