Judge of Equine Dentist of the Year
James is a British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) and British Veterinary Dental Association (BVDA) Qualified Equine Dental Technician, a Member & Chairman of the British Association of Equine Dental Technicians (BAEDT). He has over 30 years exposure of owning and working with horses. Previous experience includes backing and breaking of young stock, racing, competing and teaching (ex-military Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment and BHS AI instructor).
During James tenure in the Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment, James was the Chief instructor of Officer Cadet training at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, Instructor for young horse development and one of the military equine instructors for the Defence Animal Centre.
James is experienced in British Eventing and was selected to ride in the Rural Riders British Event Team who competed at the European Championships to help achieve 2 Bronze medals for Great Britain.
Since leaving the Army James has run a successful Equine Dental business in Lincolnshire for the past 15 years.
James spends his spare time with his partner Kat who administers the business and his two young sons. The whole family ride horses and the boys are members of the Belvoir Hunt Pony Club so weekends are mainly spend competing, riding and watching the boys play rugby.