Samantha has lived in Gaithersburg almost her whole life. After graduating high school, she worked at a general practice veterinary hospital while she did night school for her Hospitality degree. She spent 5 years in the hospitality field before realizing her true passion was helping make animals feel better. She has been working in the veterinary field for almost 10 years. After spending over 5 years out of the veterinary medicine field she was able to get back into the field and started working at a specialty animal emergency hospital. She has four Bengals “Huey”, “Abby”, “Gus” and “Chip” subtly named “The Herd”. “Chip” has been a patient at CVCA since he was 3 months old.