Dr Harris comes to us from Indiana. “I have always loved science and had a love for animals”. While in college she took a job in a veterinary hospital to “pay my bills”, it was only to be short term. “I discovered my love of veterinary medicine when I was a veterinary assistant.
At 2.5 years old I had the opportunity to bottle-feed a fawn at a rehabilitation center and this spurred my interest in all species and learning what I can about each one of them. This curiosity is still a reason that drives my passion for learning about animals today.
Dr. Tym grew up in Green Bay, WI and she currently resides in Bristol. As a child, her relationship with her own animals inspired her to pursue becoming a veterinarian. Steve Irwin was an animal advocate that also inspired and motived her to want to visit Australia and help animals. Dr.