International Association of Animal Therapists

Meet the Team

The Team

Sherry Scott MBE - The President of IAAT

Sherry Scott

Sherry Scott, President of The International Association of Animal Physiotherapists (IAAT), is one of the pioneers of physiotherapy for animals. She has been an animal physiotherapist for 35-years and still provides the highest service to many, many veterinarians.

Sherry has been instrumental in the development of physiotherapy and physiotherapy equipment from the start. Being one of the longest working animal physiotherapists in the U.K, many professionals have benefited greatly from her wealth of knowledge and experience. She has trained and continues to train many successful physiotherapists both nationally and internationally.

Sherry will deliver physiotherapy to any animal that requires her services. It is not unknown for elephants, giraffes, bulls, pigs and parrots just to mention a few to be dropped into a normal days work. Sherry has assisted horses such as the famous Sefton and Tigre back to comfort and performance. Many horses and dogs on the circuit today rely on her services as part of their preparation and maintenance.

Fred Lawrence - Chairman of IAAT

Fred Lawrence

Fred is managing director at The College of Animal Physiotherapy and the first point of contact for training and products. Fred has been developing physiotherapy equipment for many years including the Magnetopulse, electrovet and phototherapy equipment both for sale and for hire. He trained as an animal physiotherapist with, Sherry Scott MBE, in 1980 after hanging up his boots as a professional show jumper. Fred is also an experienced equine dentist.

Grace Hudson - Office Manager

Grace Hudson

Grace joined the company in 2014 and manages the administration of IAAT membership. She has previously worked as a Recruitment Specialist at Siemens and BMW and then as a Recruitment Manager at Ricardo AEA, an environmental company in Didcot, Oxfordshire. Grace works Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

The Committee Members

Catriona Goulding

Catriona Goulding

Hannah Ashton

Hannah Ashton

Georgia Keegan

Georgia Keegan

Wendy Vaughan

Wendy Vaughan

Ruth Boland

Ruth Boland

Nikki Alexander

Nikki Alexander

Kylie Shepherd

Kylie Shepherd

Alan Gardner

Lisa Graham

Louise Johnston

Emily Ashdown

Jo Pasetti

Jane Tregurtha