Lauren grew up in Brisbane and graduated from the University of Queensland in 2005. For the next five years she worked in small animal practice in Gladstone on the Capricorn Coast. She then made her way home, working in the Northern suburbs for several years before joining Ascot Veterinary Surgery in 2015. Lauren enjoys all aspects of veterinary life, especially meeting new clients and their pets. She is interested in emerging disease medicine and is currently studying a Masters of Veterinary Science (Conservation Medicine) through Murdoch University. Lauren has a cavoodle, Frankie, who is super cute and enjoys showing off her tricks.