Dr. Giselle Boertjens grew up in Prairieville, Louisiana. She completed her undergraduate education at Louisiana Tech University and obtained her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Minnesota. Dr. Boertjens has practiced both companion and large animal medicine, and now focuses on our canine and feline friends. Her veterinary interests include dermatology, emergency care, surgery, and internal medicine. She and her husband reside in Somerset, PA with their golden retriever, Jackson, border collie Somer, and 2 spoiled-rotten cats, Humphrey and Reba. During her free time, Dr. Boertjens enjoys hiking, kayaking, painting, and working on their sheep farm.