Dr. Megan Hirano is a native of Sacramento, California. She attended veterinary school at UC Davis. She loves preventative medicine and internal medicine, and especially enjoys working with exotic small animals. Dr. Hiranos significant other Wei-Chun is a cognitive neuroscientist at Duke University. They recently adopted a two year old paint horse, Steve Captain America Rogers. Hes a very sweet and gentle gelding who is learning quickly under saddle. Speaking of horses, Dr. Hirano is quite the horsewoman. She has been riding horses and competing in show jumping since she was six years old. Completing the family are three rescue dogs. Whiskey and Brandi are chow mixes and are one year old and ten months old, respectively. Sophie is a two year old hound/pointer mix. The dogs love hiking especially at the Eno River so dont be surprised if you run into them there, with their mom and dad in tow!