Dr. Marotta started his educational journey here at home with the University of Connecticut receiving a B.S. degree in animal science with a minor in mathematics. He continued his veterinary studies at Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine on the Virginia Tech campus. During his clinical year at veterinary school, he completed rotations all over the country including California, Colorado, North Carolina, Maryland, and Virginia. As a recent 2018 graduate, he still maintains his passion for all sciences and research. Dr. Marotta’s favorite animals are cats and dogs with a small menagerie at home including a German Shepherd, Rex, and seven cats, Tarzan, Mew, Footns, Beepers, Kitten, Falcon, and Smokey. When he is not caring for his pets, Dr. Marotta enjoys nature and water activities especially kayaking.