Natalia joined the Galley Hill Equine Team in June 2015. She qualified as a Veterinary Surgeon at Wroclaw University of Environmental and Life Sciences, Poland in 2012. She has completed multiple Externships and placements during her time at university. After qualifying she completed a 2 year internship at an equine hospital at the F.U. Berlin. Natalia previously worked at an Equine Clinic in Waldenbuch as ambulatory and Internal Veterinary Assistant. Furthermore she completed a Chiropractic course at The International Academy of Veterinary Chiropractic in Bournemouth. Her long term interests are in equine orthopaedics and sport medicine.
Natalia started riding as a teenager and then progressed to compete in Dressage competitions and worked as a riding instructor. Natalia was a member of the academic riding club at the University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn, Poland and a member of the local animal protection association, where she took care of a project involving the castration of homeless cats.