History: Sylvia started working at the hospital in 2013 as the clinics Kennel Hand, and is a qualified trainer in pet dog training and agility.

Pets: Sylvia shares her home with her two working Border Collies, Jay and Gypsy, whom she trials in agility competitions and herding, Gypsy having gained the title of Agility Champion.

Hobbies: Agility and more dog training and somehow still manages to fit in her position as volunteer trainer for Assistance Dogs Australia, running a “Pups in Prison” program at Wooroloo Prison. This program teaches inmates how to train assistance dogs.