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I am Deputy Manager for the Dereham shop and I have been in the role since the store opened and have previously been a store manager for another local animal charity in Dereham. I am a massive animal lover and rescued my current dog from the RSPCA 5 years ago, he had been in the shelter for some time as he is quite a large mixed breed (American Bulldog/Boxer ) so I feel people were intimidated by him. He had been badly mistreated but he is the most sweetest, gentlest dog you could hope to meet.

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From a very young age I have been involved in the husbandry of many animals. My Dads job was in animal welfare. We kept a smallholding of animals and continue to keep a variety of birds. Growing up, the house was always filled with children, the local injured wildlife, small farm animals and pets. I enjoyed every minute and love animals. I realise how lucky I was.

I am a recent member of the Retail team, opening the Dereham shop just this year. I come from a retail background having previously worked for a large supermarket chain for 10 years. I love customer service and enjoy the HR part of my job. I am relishing the opportunity to make our Dereham charity shop a part of the community, spreading awareness of the RSPCA’s work and helping facilitate the welfare team with an income.

My partner in crime and best friend is my Westie, Vicky. I love Westie’s, they are such gentle dogs and their bustling makes me giggle.

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