Project Description

MacKenzie (Schultz) Casares

DVM

Bio

Dr. Casares has had an interest in emergency medicine since she volunteered at the Purdue University Veterinary Teaching Hospital Emergency Room during her undergraduate work, and she worked at the hospital as student throughout vet school. Her ER experience there helped her earn the Award for Proficiency in Emergency and Critical Care by VECCS during her 4th year of veterinary school.

She has three pets: Mila and Maizy, both cats; and Captain, a German Shepherd. Her hobbies are outdoor things, specifically hiking and boating, preferably on a lake.

Education:
Purdue University, Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry – 2015
Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine, DVM – 2019

Apprenticeship:
IndyVet Emergency & Specialty Hospital

Professional Affiliations:
VECCS – Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society
Fear Free Certified

Hometown:
New Palestine, Indiana

MacKenzie’s Letter to Prospective Apprentices