Dr. Collins was born and raised in Nova Scotia, Canada. She completed her bachelor’s degree in animal science, followed by her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the Atlantic Veterinary College on Prince Edward Island, Canada. After graduating from veterinary medicine, Dr. Collins started her career at a mixed animal practice followed by a position in small animal emergency and critical care. She is now excited to be joining the team with Banfield! Dr. Collins’ special interests include dermatology, ophthalmology, preventive medicine and surgery. Dr. Collins has a horse named Promise, a St. Bernard named Ruegger, and two cats, Meeps and kitty. In her spare time, she can be found at the barn riding her horse or enjoying other hobbies including photography, painting, and spending time with family and friends.