Dr. Houseman is originally from Syracuse, New York. She graduated as a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from St. George’s University in Grenada, West Indies. She started with Banfield Pet Hospital as a veterinary technician from 2001-2004 and returned as a doctor in 2009. Her areas of interest include dentistry and exotic animal medicine. She has a large pet family including a dog (Ginuwine), cat (Irie), bearded dragon (Ziggy), chinchilla (Chilla), parakeet (Atreyu), and two guinea pigs (Shabba and Melvin). When she’s not at work she enjoys music concerts, bingo, bowling, ice skating, skiing and reading.