Born and raised in Mt. Juliet, Alyssa was given the opportunity straight out of high school to work in a veterinary hospital and since then has learned many things about vet med. She has had the privilege of working in multiple pet hospitals with all types of animals including exotic birds, reptiles, pocket pets, and of course cats and dogs. Having a real passion for exotic animals, she has two hairless guinea pigs and a hairless cat. She also has a Chihuahua mix named Radar.