Nicky graduated as a veterinary surgeon from the University of Cambridge in 2013, having already obtained a bachelors and masters in animal biology. After university, she worked at a busy small animal general practice in Sussex, which included out-of-hours and sole charge work. She has also lived in Barcelona for a year and volunteered as a vet in Romania. In August 2017, Nicky completed the 10 week Emergency and Critical Care Cutting Edge programme with Vets Now and since then has joined the team at the Swindon hospital.
Nicky currently lives in Surrey with her three legged cat Pete.