Vanessa is passionate about animals and their health & wellbeing - hence the motto of Ruff Diamonds.
She is a Canine Behaviour Practitioner and has a Diploma in Canine Behaviour from the renowned International School for Canine Psychology & Behaviour (ISCP.Dip.Canine.Prac)
She is also a fully qualified Small Animal Naturopath, a Canine Myofunctional Therapist (dog masseur) and a Small Animal Nutritionist. She believes wholeheartedly in providing a raw food diet to dogs and cats.
In her spare time she is actively involved in dog sports and trains her rottweiler, Cairo, in tracking and obedience and her malinois Chase in IPO.
She also dabbles in photography and enjoys taking candid photos of her four-footed clients.