Karen Hume-Smith, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, University of California, Davis


Dr. Karen Hume-Smith grew up in Seattle, Washington. She received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of California, Davis. During her veterinary training, Dr. Hume-Smith participated in research on feline ophthalmology and after graduation she completed a one-year rotating small animal internship at VCA Sacramento Veterinary Referral Center. Dr. Hume-Smith joined VCA Sacramento Animal Medical Group in 2011.

During her free time she enjoys traveling with her husband, snuggling with her cats Elwood and Otis, and outdoor activities such as snowboarding, mountain biking, hiking, and white water rafting.