Dave grew up in Loveland, Colorado where he acquired a passion for hiking and snowboarding in the mountains. After becoming an avid SCUBA diver, he completed his bachelor’s degree in Marine Science and Biology at the University of Miami in Florida, where he met his wife, Colleen. Dave decided to combine his interests in science and animals, and they moved back to Colorado where he attended veterinary school at Colorado State University. Dave and Colleen have a sweet pittie mix named Summit and live in Denver. Dave’s professional interests include dentistry, preventative medicine, and diagnostic imaging.