Dr. Alexandra McLaughry was raised in Oregon and graduated from UO with a BS in General Science in 1998 and then went across the pond to Ireland to University College Dublin Veterinary School, graduating in 2003. She worked in a mixed animal practice for a year before working for VCA East Mill Plain, where she saw small animals and exotics for 8 years. She then moved across the border to Oregon and joined Barbur Blvd. Veterinary Hospital in 2012 as lead veterinarian. She purchased the practice in May 2014.