She moved to North Carolina to attend North Carolina State’s College of Veterinary Medicine. She was selected as the college’s first Annable
Scholar, their highest merit scholarship, and graduated with honors in 2019.
Dr. Thompson is passionate about animal behavior and is Fear-Free Certified in low-stress techniques. She prides herself in her ability to make even the most anxious patient feel more comfortable in the clinic through desensitization training, calming agents, and gentle touch. She offers behavioral consultations in addition to routine visits. Dr. Thompson also has a special interest in geriatric pet care and chronic pain management.
When she’s not at the clinic, Dr. Thompson loves watching scary movies, playing video games with her long-distance family, and writing fiction. She lives with her fiancé Nick and their rescue lab mix Xander.