Dr. Rachel Mar started practicing with us as an associate veterinarian in 2021. She completed her bachelor’s degree at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and moved to Dublin, Ireland to obtain her degree in Veterinary Medicine from University College Dublin. She is passionate about integrative medicine and is a Fear Free certified veterinarian. She is currently enrolled in the Certified Canine Rehabilitation Professional (CCRP) course through the University of Tennessee and is enrolled in the veterinary acupuncture course through the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society (IVAS). Her plan after completing these courses is to become a certified veterinary acupuncturist (CVA) in Spring 2021. When not working, Dr. Mar enjoys photography, writing, running & strength training, hiking, and all things outdoors. She spends time at home or on outdoor adventures with her derpy dog, a Boxer named Rex.