Dr. Rae Porter-Blackwell, DVM

Dr. Porter-Blackwell grew up in the beautiful Northern California. Surrounded by historic red wood forests and serene coasts, she developed an early passion for biology and conservation which lead her to her a Bachelor's of Science in Evolution, Ecology, and Biodiversity from UC Davis. After volunteering at a local wildlife center, Dr. Porter-Blackwell developed a passion for wildlife rehabilitation and worked as a triage nurse before attending the Western University of Health Sciences College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Porter-Blackwell most recently completed a small animal rotating internship at the Southern California Veterinary Specialty Hospital. Her passions outside of Veterinary Medicine include hiking, practicing yoga, and all things Harry Potter.