Dr. Shayla Zeal was born and raised in Reno, Nevada. She graduated from the University of Nevada Reno with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management and received her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Washington State University graduating at the top of her class. Dr. Zeal’s specific interests in veterinary medicine include neurology, toxicology, internal medicine, and soft tissue surgery. She attends continuing education seminars annually and, when not at work, her hobbies include performing stand-up-comedy, jumping horses, rock-climbing, and camping. Shayla has two pit bulls named Sierra and Nymira and a horse named Luna.