Sam is a European Veterinary Specialist in Internal Medicine, an RCVS Recognised Specialist in Feline Medicine and a Fellow of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons.

Sam completed her residency training at Bristol University as an International Cat Care training scholar and passed her European Diploma in Internal Medicine in 2009. Since then, she has worked for the International Society of Feline Medicine (ISFM), as well as seeing canine and feline medicine cases in referral clinics.