Dr. Andrea Antonelli is a native of Parsippany, New Jersey and has always had a profound love for animals, leading to a career in veterinary medicine. She received her undergraduate degree from Loyola College in Maryland in 1998 and continued her schooling by earning her Master's degree with a concentration in nutrition from Ohio State University in 2003. She attended Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine and completed her doctorate in 2007. She currently lives in Boonton with her six large parrots and her four dogs (three German Shepherds and a Pitbull). Three and a half years ago, she also added a 3 1/2 foot iguana, "Iggy," to her family.