Graduated in 2001 from Oregon State University, with a duel D.V.M. degree from Washington State University. In 2005 she took over the practice from her father, Dr. Denzel Taylor. Dr. Lara loves working with all animals, but especially likes birds and exotic pets. She currently shares her home with two cats, four fish, two birds, and a snake. In her spare time Dr. Lara enjoys watching old, classic, and new movies, reading, traveling and watching theatrical plays.