Dr. Elena Sawickij received her Veterinary Medical Doctorate in 2000 from the University of Pennsylvania. She earned her B.S. in Dairy and Animal Science from Penn State University. She has special interests in preventative health care and small mammals. Dr. Sawickij resides in Quakertown with her husband, Aaron and two children, Wyatt and Guinevere. They have two cats, Chase and Angel, adopted from the Upper Bucks and Lehigh County Humane Societies, and a rowdy boxer named Utah. She is an active member of the Cub Scouts of America where she serves as her son’s Pack Committee Chair. Her hobbies include reading mystery and science fiction, hiking and fishing.