Dr. Carissa Scott was born and raised in a small farm town outside of Findlay, Ohio. She received her bachelor’s degree in life sciences biology in 2004 from the University of Findlay, and graduated from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2008. Dr. Scott worked as a small animal practitioner in a private practice until January of 2013 and then joined the Banfield team in Reynoldsburg. She has a German Shepherd named Mars, a Miniature Poodle named Ryder and two Budgies (birds) named Jupiter and Pluto. She is married and has two children. When Dr. Scott is not working, she enjoys spending time with family and pets, baking, DIY projects, and spending time outdoors.