Katy completed a BSc Applied Zoology before going on to study for a Research Masters.  She is currently undertaking field research on the invasive pick-a-back plant and will be submitting a report to Natural England.  Katy is the co-founder of Prickles and Paws hedgehog rescue. She spends hours each day caring for the hedgehogs which come into their care and rehabilitating them for release back into the wild.