Dr. Tippin is originally from the Texas Panhandle and received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degree from Texas A&M in 2004. She has been with Banfield Pet Hospital for 10 years in various locations including College Station and Fort Worth, and her veterinary interests include internal medicine, dermatology, dentistry and general soft tissue surgery. Dr. Tippin values the human-animal bond and the importance of preventive medicine, and her motto is to make a difference in pet’s lives for the betterment of not only their life, but that of their owner. She and her husband, Larry, have been married 25 years and they have 3 girls, Lauren, Lindsey and Lilly; 2 miniature pinschers, Tinkerbell and Pixie Dust; and 8 fish. In her free time, she enjoys reading, gardening, outdoor activities and traveling.