Dr. Scariano grew up in Knoxville, TN where she typically had up to 5-6 large outside dogs at a time on several acres of land along with 3-4 smaller inside dogs. Before she was a veterinarian, she was a registered veterinary technician. She attended Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine and completed her clinical year at North Carolina State. She has a special interest in neurology and internal medicine. Dr. Scariano speaks conversational Japanese, loves anime, spends a lot of time at music festivals, was once paid to play world of warcraft, saw each of the 3 Lord of the Rings films in theaters 12 times, and she really loves pugs. She currently has 2 mixed breed dogs, Grizzly and Smush, who love to laze about the house. In her free time, she enjoys photography, video games and traveling.