Rachel Agass

Rachel Agass re-joins us as part of a shared surgery residency with the University of Glasgow. Rachel was an intern at Rainbow prior to spending some time in the ambulatory team before most recently working at the well know and respected Bendigo Equine Hospital in Victoria. We are very much looking forward to having her back. She will spend 6-month blocks rotating between Glasgow and Rainbow and will be involved in all areas of lameness and surgery.

Sarah Gough

BVSc/BVetBio (Hons I), MRCVS, Resident in Equine Internal Medicine

Sarah joined Rainbow Equine Hospital in April 2018 from Australia where she had spent the previous 4 years working primarily in equine medicine, as well as surgery and reproduction, at Charles Sturt University. While she has a broad range of equine medicine expertise, her particular interests are in the intensive care of both sick adult horses and neonatal foals, as well as cardiology and ophthalmology. Sarah is also involved in Rainbow Equine Laboratory, with a role in interpreting and reporting diagnostic test results for both in-house and external patients. Sarah is in the final stages of completing her residency in Equine Internal Medicine through a combined residency between Charles Sturt University and Rainbow Equine Hospital.

Gemma Tyner


Gemma grew up on a dairy farm and has ridden horses all her life. She enjoys all equestrian sports; and being and doing things out doors.
Gemma went on to graduate from Onderstepoort in South Africa in 2005, after a year in mixed practice, completed an internship in Equine Emergency and critical care where she spent a foaling season at The Ohio State University before traveling down to Australia and completing a second foaling season at Scone Equine Hospital, NSW. Shortly after which she undertook a large animal internal medicine residency at The University of Pennsylvania. She then did a bit of locum work before being offered a position at St. George’s University, Grenada. Here she taught clinical skills and critical reasoning. There after she spent some time working in Devon before joining the referral team at Rainbow Equine Hospital.