Dr. Blackler was born in upstate New York and grew up with several cats, dogs, and hamsters. She worked for many years as a receptionist and nurse at a veterinary hospital upstate before deciding to continue on to veterinary school. Since graduating from the University of Glasgow School of Veterinary Medicine in Scotland, Dr. Blackler practiced in Greenwich, CT but has relocated and is delighted to have joined Banfield in June 2014. She lives in Cortlandt Manor with her husband, two children, and their four cats. She enjoys singing, baking, biking, and attending local fairs and festivals.
“Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about. Be kind always.”