Dr. Risha Sookdeo is a 2014 graduate of the School of Veterinary Medicine, University of the West Indies, St. Augustine. She has worked at various small animal clinics and for the Livestock and Livestock Products Board where she gained a wide variety of knowledge and experience in both companion animals and large farm animals. Dr. Sookdeo is currently the Managing Director and Head Veterinarian of Whiskers and Tails Veterinary Clinic Ltd where she works full time as a small animal practitioner, managing medical and surgical cases. She has a passion for Veterinary Science and has been an advocate for the spaying and neutering of dogs and cats in an effort to reduce the nationwide issues of strays and as such has been working with Animal Welfare Groups.
Dr. Sookdeo has been appointed as an Associate Executive Member of the TTVA in 2020.