Dr. Barker

Dr. Barker has been working with animals for the past 20 years. She started with working as a kennel assistant at a grooming facility then at several different animal hospitals. Dr. Barker earned an Associates degree from Delhi University in 2004 in Applied Sciences through the Veterinary Technician Program. She graduated in 2006 with a Bachelor in Veterinary Management and worked as a Veterinary Technician from 2006 to 2010 focusing on oncology and small animal/exotic medicine. In 2014 Dr. Barker graduated from St George’s University in Grenada, West Indies, completing her clinical year at the University of Tennessee with a focus in exotic medicine. Dr. Barker’s passion and love for exotics led her to extern at Broward Avian and Exotics Animal Hospital in Florida. She has had the honor of sharing her life with many exotic animals ranging from geckos to rats, hamsters, gerbils, and budgies. Currently she resides with her fiancé, two cats Charlie and Pretty Girl and when she is not taking care of your family she loves to read, watch football, take in some music festivals and spend time in the great outdoors.