Dr. Colleen Murray was raised in a military family. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Loyola University and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM ) degree from Louisiana State University. During her college years, she worked as a primate keeper at the Audubon Zoo. Dr. Murray completed an internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at Texas A&M and has practiced in Dallas for over 20 years. She shares her home in North Dallas with many pets.