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. Her interests are critical care, ophthalmology, and alternative medicine. 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. She is currently pursuing her interest in acupuncture, and is in process of becoming a Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist.