Dr. Ryan Labang grew up in Long Beach, CA. She attended California State University, Long Beach and Vanguard University of Southern California, studying marine biology and biochemistry while working as a wildlife veterinary assistant. She graduated from Atlantic Veterinary College in Prince Edward Island, Canada as a companion animal veterinarian. Her areas of interest include clinical pathology, internal medicine, and exotic animal medicine including birds, pocket pets, and fish. When not working, Dr. Labang's interests include sewing, scuba diving, and reading. She currently lives in Orange County with her best furry friend, Dakota, and her husband.