Since graduating from the University of California, Davis in 2007, Dr. Tognetti earned a graduate diploma in animal science and dairy production from Massey University in New Zealand as well as her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Melbourne in Australia. She then pursued a small animal medicine and surgery rotating internship with Animal Specialty Group in Los Angeles, California. Upon completion of her rotating internship, Dr. Tognetti completed a small animal surgery internship with Seattle Veterinary Specialists. She has spent the last 3 years in general practice. Dr. Tognetti is passionate about soft tissue surgery and surgical oncology. She is married and has 2 adopted pups, Sparkie and Olive Lucy.