Bachelor in Veterinary Science, University Sydney, 1945. Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University Sydney, 1988. Bachelor of Science, University Otago, 1972.
Doctor of Science, University Otago, 1975. Doctor of Science (honorary), Massey University, 1989.
Private practice, Invercargill, New Zealand, 1945-1966. From senior lecturer to reader Lincoln University, New Zealand, 1966-1976, professor veterinary department New Zealand, since 1978. Professor Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1977-1978.
Veterinary consultant International Federation Racing Authorities, since 1986.
Fellow Australian College Veterinary Scientists, Royal Society New Zealand. Member International Equine Reproduction Symposia Committee.
Married Faye Curtis, March 24, 1949 (divorced 1978). Children: Penelope, Hugh Guy. Married Susan Lyn Alexander, August 3, 1978.