Dr. Walkush is a graduate from Ross University on St. Kitts and completed her clinical year at the Royal Veterinary College in London. She completed an internship encompassing emergency medicine, general practice, and surgery before moving to Washington. Dr. Walkush is also a Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist (CVA) through Chi University. Her interests are integrative medicine, chronic pain management, behavioral disorders, critical care, ophthalmology, and supporting the human-animal bond. When not working, Dr. Walkush enjoys traveling, hiking, cooking, kayaking, and volunteer work. She works closely with several organizations bringing veterinary care to underserved populations.