Dr. Kelley DeGroff grew up on Kwajalein, a small island in the South Pacific. At a young age she declared to her parents, “I want to be a Veterinarian!” Her love of animals and especially the family pets and horses helped fuel her ambition. Dr. DeGroff graduated from the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology. She then attended Colorado State University where she received her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine in 1997. Her interests include feline internal medicine and surgery.