As a veterinary dentist Shannon has roles in consulting, research and teaching. He has travelled widely, lecturing , teaching and working across the majority of continents. In 2010 he became the first Victorian Veterinarian to achieve Membership of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary scientists in Equine Dentistry, he is also a past chapter president and has been a subject examiner. In 2015 he completed a Diplomat pathway in Equine Dentistry.
He enjoys working with riders to educate about the necessity and enrichment a good dental routine can bring to the equine and human partnership both on the ground and under saddle.
Shannon has been in referral equine dental practice since 2007 and can be contacted through his business Advanced Equine Dentistry.