About The Author

Penny MorganBorn in London, Penny Morgan now lives in King's Somborne,Hampshire. She is married to John and has two children, Leonora and Bryn.

Having lived in Canada and attended the University of British Columbia, she returned to the UK to train as a zoologist at King's College, London University and specialised in comparative psychology, gaining a PhD at Bristol University. She worked as a post-doctoral fellow at Southampton University, researching both sleep behaviour and bird behaviour. Recently, she completed a law degree.

She is interested in pursuing animal welfare rights by legal means.

She has written several scientific papers on animal behaviour, contributed to a book on the social behaviour in mammals and birds, and written articles for a law journal.