Name: Laura

Position: Veterinary Assistant

Education: Bachelors of Science in Biology from Grand Valley State University

Hometown: Hastings, MI

Pets: "La Dew"- 14 yearsAustralianan shepherd; "Lila"-5 years, mini dachshund; "Desirae"-8 years, domestic short hair; "Vinnie"-7 years, domestic short hair

More about Laura

  • Laura grew up with animals, and always had cats, dogs, hamsters, and fish.  She lived across the street from several farms, where she played with baby lambs and cows. 
  • Laura planned on being a zookeeper but went into veterinary medicine instead.
  • Outside of work, Laura enjoys cross-stitch projects and playing with her daughter.
  • Her favorite zoo animal is the giraffe