Dr. Marie Gagnon, DVM is from Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada. She received a general sciences degree from the CEGEP de Sherbrooke, in 1987. In 1993, she graduated with a doctorate in veterinary medicine from the Universite de Montreal. She then completed an internship at the Pittsburgh Zoo. In 1994, she relocated to Louisville, where she bought an existing veterinary hospital and practiced small animal medicine for 20 + years. After selling her small animal practice, Dr. Gagnon has been working at multiple shelters and spay/neuter clinics all around Kentucky and Indiana. Working part time with Alley Cat Advocates as the medical consultant for about one year, she is very excited to come on board as the lead Veterinarian. Dr. Gagnon has multiple cats, dogs, a horse and 2 donkeys. She recently became a grandmother for the first time and enjoys spending time with her daughter Alexandra and grand-daughter Adalyn Marie.