Dr. Bellrichard earned both her Bachelor of Science degree in animal science and Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Minnesota. While in school, she worked as a veterinary assistant at a small animal and exotics practice. Dr. Bellrichard worked as a veterinarian at a feline exclusive practice for a few years prior to joining our team. She chose to work with Banfield because of the company's focus on comprehensive preventive care, coupled with high quality medicine. She has special interests in dentistry and soft tissue surgery, but says that her favorite part of her job is building lifelong relationships with patients and their owners to be able to provide the best medical care based on the individual's needs! At home, Dr. Bellrichard has three cats (Carmelo, Ragnar, and Aegon) as well as multiple small mammals and reptiles. In her spare time, you will find her hiking and traveling to as many national parks as possible with her husband and son, Leonardo.