Dr. Melanie Turner grew up in Blacksburg, Virginia. She got her undergraduate degree in Biology at Virginia Tech and continued on to vet school at the Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine. Upon graduation in 2008, she moved to Boise, Idaho. She is passionate about dentistry and behavior. She works hard to connect with her clients so that they can work together to keep their pets healthy and happy. Dr. Turner and her husband, Zack, have two dogs at home, an Australian shepherd named Darby and a boxer named Edgar. She also has two horses, and appaloosa named Blue and a thoroughbred named Wally. She enjoys camping, backpacking, running, cooking, and gardening.