Dr. Marissa Sallee is an Orange County native who grew up in Fullerton, CA. She set her sights on being a veterinarian by the age of nine thanks to her early love of animals and medicine. She attended Fullerton College and U.C. Davis, with a major in Animal Science and an emphasis on animal behavior. She went on to receive her DVM degree from Western University of Health Sciences. Dr. Sallee has a particular interest in internal medicine, low stress handling, and animal behavior. When she’s not working with animals, she enjoys hiking, camping, reading, and browsing flea markets. She also loves spending time with her husband, 2 cats, and 1 dog.