Dr. Carolyn Garcia, DVM
Dr. Carolyn Garcia was born and raised in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She graduated from Louisiana State University Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science and Technology in 2009. She then went to Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine to receive her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine with Honors in May 2013. Through her years in veterinary school, she earned the Dr. Hebert C. Berger Scholarship, Graduate Student Merit Honor Roll of Gamma Sigma Delta Agricultural Honor Society, and the Novartis/Ethicon Companion Animal Award for her scholastic achievements and interest in small animal medicine and surgery. She was also the president of the LSU Shelter Medicine Club and played an active role in hosting fundraisers for local shelters and adoption programs. She currently owns four cats- Mochi, Roulette, Minou, and Mr. Floof. She and her husband Nick welcomed their first baby Nathan in March 2017. In her free time, she enjoys family time, traveling, and cooking.