Dr. Roberts received her Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Sciences from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Following graduation, she enrolled at the Tufts University Center for Animals and Public Policy and received her Masters of Science. Prior to veterinary school, Dr. Roberts was a zookeeper at the Franklin Park Zoo in Boston. She had the opportunity to work closely with Grevy’s Zebras, Masai Giraffe and many other species of exotic animals. She traveled to Kenya where she was able to study Grevy’s Zebras in their natural habitat. Dr. Roberts attended Ross University School of Veterinary medicine, graduating in 2009. She completed her fourth-year rotations at Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine (gig ’em). Since then, Dr. Roberts has practiced in upstate New York and throughout New England on animals of all shapes and sizes.
Dr. Roberts lives in coastal Maine, having become a saltwater girl after her time in the islands. She has two dogs who initially had normal dog names, but now go by “Puff” and “Dumptruck,” affectionately.