Dr. Lauren McEllen, a Cornell University graduate, joined our Animal Health Services team in 2017. Originally from New Jersey, she grew up loving animals and participated in numerous poultry and horse 4H events. She completed her undergrad at Stockton University, where she graduated with a degree in Biology and a minor in Business. During Dr. Mc Ellen’s undergrad program she volunteered as a veterinary technician at a small animal rescue.
Dr. McEllen moved to Arizona in 2017 with her Beagle mix, Sienna, and her Crested Gecko, Marcus. Sienna has been trained in agility and has begun learning about scent work. In her free time, Dr. McEllen enjoys crocheting, hiking with her dog, exploring antique shops, photography and raising chickens.