Yvonne graduated from The University of Utrecht in the Netherlands in 2000. She worked in general practice in the United Kingdom for 3 years before she moved to Australia in 2004. She worked in general practice for another 3 years before venturing into Critical Care and Emergency Medicine. She discovered a real passion for this field and obtained her memberships in Emergency and Critical Care in 2009. She currently works at the Small Animal Specialist Hospital in North Ryde as a Senior Emergency and Critical Care Veterinarian. Yvonne is also passionate about teaching and together with Dr Lucy Kirton she founded the company FlexiVet Training in 2018. They provide in clinic CPR training and training in any subjects Emergency Medicine related.