Dr. Bambi completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Florida, and moved north and obtained her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine at The Ohio University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1994. Returning home to Florida after graduation she practiced small animal and emergency medicine in the Florida panhandle. She went on to work for the Veterinary Services branch of the United States Department of Agriculture, where she was a Trade Negotiator. In 2016 she moved to League City Texas to be closer to her family and to return to her first love: practicing small animal medicine. She lives there with her three cats, Dred Pirate, Gray-Dawg, and Trouble.