Dr Catherine Apuli graduated from UQ in 2017. She has always had a strong passion for birds, and enjoys creating enriched enclosures for captive birds to improve on their welfare. Her first year of practice saw her in a bird-only veterinary clinic where she learnt a great deal of practical and medical knowledge. Dr Apuli now works for an exotics only clinic in Brisbane, The Unusual Pet Vets. In her spare time, she enjoys gardening, art, seeing friends and anything birds! Her goal is to improve the life of birds in captivity by educating owners and vets alike.