Dr. Wesley Chen is from Southern California and has been interested in the veterinary field since high school when he volunteered at Downey Animal Shelter during his senior year. He received his undergraduate degree in animal science in 2012 from UC Davis and then spent a year volunteering and learning from the veterinarians at El Monte Dog and Cat Hospital. He then attended and graduated from Western University's DVM program. Dr. Chen is looking forward to developing his skills in practice, particularly dentistry and surgery. He speaks Mandarin as a second language and in his free time, enjoys playing video games and computer hardware with his friends.