Born in 1985 in Kranj, Katja enrolled at the Secondary Veterinary School in Ljubljana in 2000. In June 2004, she successfully completed the programme. She has been a full-time employee at Klinika Loka since September 2004. In addition to her love for small animals, she also possesses a great love of horses, to which she devotes the majority of her free time. She undergoes regular training at seminars for veterinary technicians at the Slovenian Association of Veterinarians for Small Animals.