Barbara Götz completed her biology studies with a focus on zoology in 2015. During her studies, she worked in the zoo education department of the Tiergarten Schönbrunn in Vienna. Furthermore, Barbara Götz worked in a veterinary clinic and as animal keeper in the retail trade. In 2017, she also completed training as an animal trainer at the Association "Tiere als Therapie" at the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna
Since September 2023 she takes care of the budgies in our laboratory.