Dr Jo Hardy(Jo de Klerk) is a veterinarian from the United Kingdom. She graduated with an honors degree from the prestigious Royal Veterinary College, and spent several years traveling as a charity veterinarian across Africa, before settling down in clinical work in companion animal practice.
She went on to complete a Masters in Tropical Animal Health, and a Certificate in Companion Animal Pain Management. Her clinical interests include canine and feline rehabilitation, neurology, complementary therapeutics such as acupuncture and laser therapy, and global veterinary practice.
She is a popular content writer for pet-related websites including Cormac & Archer, Veterinarians.com and Barking Royalty.
She is a member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons and the South African Veterinary Council. She was awarded in 2014 a Community Engagement Award and was a national finalist in the Norbrook Business Enterprise Awards.
Outside of her clinical and writing work, she enjoys horse riding, going for walks and music.