The Team

Marie Higgins


First worked in kennels when leaving school and went to Berkshire Agricultural College to do an NVQ in animal care. Marie left the kennels and joined a veterinary practice to train as a veterinary nurse and went to college one day a week for 3 years at MYF in Aldershot and qualified in 2007 as a Veterinary nurse. She has worked in day practice and also out of hour’s emergency practices as well. A massive animal lover and has owned a variety of animals over the years. In her spare time Marie enjoys riding her horse.

Emma M


Started working at Mutts n Moggies in 2010 and was promoted to Manager in 2012. She has gained her Level 2 in animal management and a Grooming Qualification. Emma is our first aider here. Also another massive animal lover and also owns a few pets which include a terrier called Ralph and her German Shepherd Isla which can be seen in the picture. She also owns a cat called Pablo.

Emma G

Kennel Assistant and Groomer

First started working in kennels when at school at weekends and started working full time in kennels in 1997. Emma joined Mutts n Moggies in August 2012. Worked with the RSPCA for 10 years at a kennels. Emma has 3 dogs Zeb, Issy and Eric. One of Emma’s hobbies is to compete in fly ball competitions with her dogs for Berkshire Bandits. Emma is our groomer here at Mutts n Moggies and has over 15 years experience.


Kennel Assistant

Studied at Berkshire Agricultural College and has a level 2 diploma in animal management. She also holds an extended level 3 diploma in animal management. Courtney joined Mutts n Moggies full time back in July 2016, but had previously worked with us doing work experience for almost 2 years. Courtney has 2 German Shepard’s called Luna and Max.


Kennel Assistant

Joined the team in April 2012, Jim has a German Shepard called Sadie, a pond with lots of different fish, and an aviary with budgies and has had Rabbits and Guinea Pigs in the past. Jim also keeps up to date with any handy work that’s needing doing.


Kennel Assistant

Is currently attending Berkshire Agricultural College doing her level 2 Diploma in animal management. Shania first came as part of her work experience from school and enjoyed it so much she returned to help us during our busy periods. Shania has a dog Sasha, 2 Rabbits Elsa and Phoebe and 2 Guinea Pigs Poppy and Piper.

Why Choose
Mutts n Moggies Motel?



An established kennels & cattery.

Not Just Cats & Dogs

We provide boarding facilities for dogs and cats as well as all manner of small furies, rabbits & guinea pigs.

Qualified and Registered Veterinary Nurse

Specialising in administering medication.

Excellent Standard of Care

We pride ourselves on our excellent standard of care for your pets.