Claire was born and raised in England and moved with her family to Alberta in 2001. After graduating high school, she attended the University of Alberta and obtained an undergraduate degree in Animal Science. Claire moved to Saskatoon to attend the Western College of Veterinary Medicine. During the summer between her third and fourth year of vet school, Claire worked as a summer student at the Animal Health Clinic. She graduated vet school in 2013 and has lived and worked in Humboldt ever since with her two dogs Roxy and Piper, and her cat Henry. Claire is most passionate about small animal medicine, with particular interests in dentistry and ophthalmology. Outside of work, Claire loves anything to do with being outdoors. Her favorite things to do are to go hiking with her dogs in the summer and to go skiing in the winter. She also makes visiting Disney World as often as possible a priority in her life.