Julian graduated with a veterinary degree from UCD in 2014. He holds a previous BSc in Zoology and an MSc in Primate Conservation. He has worked in a practice in the UK for four year treating dogs and cats as well as exotic species ranging from birds to reptiles to all types of small furry animals.
He has returned to Ireland with his wife Niamh, also a veterinary surgeon, and their young son. He brings with him two elderly tortoises called Rosie and Daisy and their young cat Robin who came to them as a day-old kitten.
His interests include soft tissue surgery, reptile surgery and exotics medicine.