Dr Luis Branco graduated in Veterinary Medicine from the University of Évora in 2005. He then completed an internship at Davies Veterinary Specialists in the United Kingdom. He worked in the UK for over 6 years in a Small Animal Practice, either as a permanent, locum or emergency vet, mainly in Yorkshire and Lancashire. He also worked at PDSA, a busy animal charity. He volunteered in neutering projects in Thailand and in the Algarve. He was the clinical director of the Centro Veterinario Girassol in Odiáxere.