Dr. Jaclyn Bruce grew up in South Carolina before moving to Georgia to attend the University of Georgia, where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science and her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine. She completed a one-year internship in small animal medicine and surgery at BluePearl Veterinary Specialists, in Tampa, FL. After a few years as an associate veterinarian in the Florida Keys, she moved back to the Tampa area and has continued caring for dog, cat, and exotic patients. Her main interests are internal medicine and exotic pet medicine. Dr. Jaclyn lives in Wesley Chapel with her husband, rambunctious geriatric pit bull, two snakes, a gecko and a tortoise.