Nicole Zuniga, DVM
Dr. Zuniga grew up in Encinitas and attended U.C. Davis to complete her undergraduate education focusing on animal behavior. She was a zookeeper and animal trainer for several years as well as an emergency veterinary technician before attending veterinary school at Washington State University. After completing veterinary school and a post-graduate yearlong internship focused on emergency medicine and critical care she worked as an overnight emergency clinician. Dr. Zuniga’s special interests include exotics animal medicine, emergency medicine, and surgery. Her recreation outside of work includes outrigger canoeing, surfing, mountain biking, diving, time with her dogs, and family.