Rachel Meyer, DVM
Originally from Seattle, Washington, Dr. Rachel Meyer started helping animals at the age of five. She attended Stamford University as an undergrad and graduated from Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2001. During her years at Cornell, Dr. Meyer was president of the student chapter of the Cornell American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA).
Dr. Meyer completed her internship in intensive emergency medicine and surgery while living in Santa Cruz in 2002, and was hired by Santa Cruz Animal Hospital as head of emergency services that same year. In 2003, she moved back to Seattle, Washington where she was a director of emergency medicine for 8 years. Dr. Meyer always loved warm weather and served as a veterinary medical director in Hollywood. In 2014, she was offered a veterinary intensive emergency and internal medicine position in South Miami.
Dr. Meyer has extensive training and a passion for guiding clients through pet loss grief. She devoted six years to the Humane Society of the United States as the Director of the Companion Rescue and Protection Program.
In her spare time, she enjoys scuba diving and traveling.