Dr. Nichole Arbona was born and raised in Northern Arizona. She graduated from The University of Arizona with a B.S. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology before earning her D.V.M. from Kansas State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine in 2020. She has a special interest in wildlife and exotic animal medicine, particularly small mammals. When not at work, she enjoys volunteering at animal shelters, traveling, hiking, kayaking and spending time with her fiancé (Pedram), three terrier mixes (Lucy, Teddy and Gigi) and lionhead rabbit (Kona).