Dr. Lori grew up in the Midwest, attending the University of Wisconsin-Madison for both undergraduate and veterinary school. She came out to Southern California to do an internship at a veterinary hospital for horses, and then continued working with horses for the next few years at a general equine veterinary practice. In 1999 she switched to small animal medicine, and has been treating dogs and cats in Orange County ever since. Dr. Lori is married and has 2 dogs and 3 cats. When not treating patients, she spends time in the local mountains or checking out the tide pools.