Phil qualified from Cambridge Uni in 2006, and after completing an internship at a referral practice in Northumberland came to work for Village Vet in Milton in January 2008. Since then he has worked at both the Whittlesford and Milton hospitals, focussing on emergency work and medicine. In 2020, he took on the role of the Head Vet for Vet24 Cambridgeshire, the out-of-hours emergency service for Village Vet and numerous other practices in the region.
He lives with his wife, two young daughters, an English Springer Spaniel, a Miniature Dachshund, and two rescued Ragdoll cats. He enjoys cooking, socialising and canoe polo.