Dr. Kendal Shepherd, BVSc., CCAB, MRCVS


Animal Behaviour


Kendal qualified as a veterinary surgeon from Bristol University in 1978, and is certified as a Clinical Animal Behaviourist by the Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour. 


Kendal is an experienced independent veterinary and behavioural consultant in matters relating to animal welfare and canine behaviour assessment and modification.  Kendal accepts legal instructions in both dangerous dog and animal welfare cases.  For information regarding legal instructions, please click here


For more information regarding:


Behaviour consultations, please click here,

Upcoming Presentations and Seminars, please click here;

Educational Resource for Primary Schools regarding dog bite prevention, please click here;

Viewpoints, please click here;

and for Kendal's book, 'The Canine Commandments', please click here .




Kendal also writes music in conjunction with her partner Rod Iliffe, and notable past works include 'A Requiem', 'The Song of St. Francis', 'Veni Creator Spiritus', 'Heloise', and 'Songs of the Passion', all with libretto by Kendal's brother in law, Ian Florance.  For further information, please click here


In addition, Kendal organises 'Singing Workshops on Skopelos' - an annual summer event which coincides with the Skopelos Music Festival. The 2nd Skopelos Music Festival ran from 16th to 22nd June 2014  with great success, with a Festival choir of 20 singers created from the preceding weekend singing workshops.  For information regarding the 2018 singing workshops on this wonderful Greek island, please click here