Judy Brown was born and raised in Toronto. She was passionate about animals from a young age and attended the Ontario Veterinary College, graduating in 2003. She completed a rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the Animal Medical Centre in New York City and then returned to Toronto to work as an emergency clinician. After a few years, Judy returned to the OVC for her residency and master’s degree and became board-certified in Emergency and Critical Care Medicine in Since that time, she has worked as a critical care specialist at the Veterinary Emergency Clinic in Toronto. At work, Judy loves to teach. She places great emphasis on empathic, attentive patient care. Outside of work, she spends time with her two young children, cooks, draws, and plays as much tennis as possible.