Dr. Erin-Ashley Ricks grew up in Marion, IN, where she began her career in veterinary medicine. She earned her bachelor of science degree in Biology with a minor in Chemistry at Taylor University in 2018. She then went on to earn her D.V.M. from Purdue College of Veterinary Medicine in 2022. Dr. Ricks understands the important relationship between people and their pets, as she herself can't imagine life without a 4-legged family member! Dr. Ricks currently lives in Bluffton. In her free time, she enjoys reading, hand-embroidery, baking, and spending time with family.