Dr. Kara Havens


Dr. Havens completed her undergraduate degree locally from Point Loma Nazarene University in 2009 and is a 2013 graduate of St. George's University, Grenada, School of Veterinary Medicine. She began working as a relief doctor at a number of Banfield Pet Hospitals in the San Diego Market following graduation from veterinary school, and was hired to work as a full-time Associate Veterinarian in the Winter of 2014 at Banfield Pet Hospital, La Jolla. Her area of interest is veterinary public health. Away from work, her three dogs, Kenya (Basenji), Kasper (Basenji), Nutmeg (Pothound), and her cat, Binx (DSH) keep her busy. Dr. Havens is a native of San Diego and is fortunate to have a number of family members close by. She also enjoys playing the piano, bowling, writing, watching movies, spending time with friends, traveling, volunteering, and photography.

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