Dr. Pool is a native Austinite who knew she wanted to be a veterinarian since she was a little kid. She grew up with quite an assortment of animals including a parrot, an iguana, a tarantula, and numerous dogs. In order to make her goal a reality, she attended Southwestern University in Georgetown and graduated with a major in animal behavior and then later attended and graduated from Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine in 2010. Dr. Pool moved back home to the Austin area and began working with Banfield after graduation and has been there ever since. Her areas of interest in veterinary medicine include dermatology and internal medicine. Dr. Pool enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter, her black lab Midnight, working in the yard, and cooking in her free time.