Our Team

Here are the great people that make up our team at Primal Paws. 

 

Dr Jaime Jackson - BVSc CCRT 

Dr Jaime Jackson BVSc CCRT is a Veterinarian who has done advanced training in Canine Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation. She has explored both the Veterinary and the Animal Physiotherapy perspective across the globe. The highlights have been visiting the  Veterinary Rehabilitation and Sports medicine clinics: VOSM, and PUPrehab the University of Georgia in the USA, Uppsala University in Sweden, and Eläinsairaala Evidensia Hattulain in Finland.

For over five years Jaime has been practicing Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation exclusively. To meet the growing demands for high quality, science based practice she has been traveling across Australia and Internationally for private consults and seminars. Jaime has also been involved in education of Veterinarians and other industry leaders to improve patient outcomes in many different clinics. 

The passion for Veterinary sports medicine and rehabilitation evolved during Jaimes experiences in the world of competitive dog sports. With her Australian Kelpies and Finnish Lapphunds they have successfully competed in Agility, Flyball, Herding, Obedience, Rally, Conformation Showing and Tracking.


Jaime believes strongly in addressing the mental health needs of pets while meeting their physical needs. She was one of the first group of Australian Veterinarians to complete the Fear Free qualification to ensure the highest standards are met during every consult. 


There is never just one path to reach your pets optimal health. Jaime tailors each program to fit in with your pets physical and emotional needs and also you their owners needs and abilities. 

Therapist for multiple top dogs in agility Australia wide and national agility and jumping champions. 

Training and qualification

Bachelor of Veterinary Science- University of Sydney

Certified Canine Rehabilitation Therapist- Canine Rehabilitation Institute. 

Fear Free Certified Practitioner- Fear Free LLC

Certificate in Canine Myofunctional Therapy- National college of Traditional Medicine

Certificate in Nutrition in Canine Rehabilitation- Canine Rehabilitation Institute. 




Brendan Giles 

Brendan looks after the administration at Primal Paws.

Brendan has trained and competed with his dogs in conformation, flyball, agility and rally, but his true love is cuddling up with one on his lap.

Brendan is also a qualified Canine Myofunctional Therapist and occasionlly helps out with treatments and massages at Primal Paws events.