Debbie Connolly has worked with animals for 28 years in all disciplines; training, boarding, rescue, showing, behaviour and breeding. Best known for the BBC series Dog Borstal, she also appeared in Britain’s Most Embarrassing Pets in 2009. She writes a regular opinion column for Dogs Today and has had articles published in everything from the Veterinary Times to the Police Billboard magazine. She is an associate member of the British Institute of Professional Dog Trainers and carried out ringside interviews for Crufts FM at Crufts in 2010 and 2011.
She currently runs three websites www.safepets.co.uk, www.begalcatrescue.org.uk and www.intelligentfeeding.com. She lives at home with her family, of the two and four legged variety.