Dr. Ashley P. Hopkins was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. She began working with animals at the early age of 12. Thereafter, she worked throughout high school and college in multiple veterinary positions. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois with a Bachelor of Animal Science Degree and Pre-Veterinary Concentration. Dr. Hopkins earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree from Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine.
Dr. Hopkins moved to Las Vegas after receiving her DVM. Before becoming an relief veterinarian at Holiday Vet, Dr. Hopkins gained invaluable experience working as a small animal veterinarian with special interests in exotics, soft tissue surgery and holistic medicine. She has spent over 100 hours at various CE courses focusing specifically on pain management, soft tissue surgery, dentistry and holistic medicine.In her spare time Dr. Hopkins enjoys hiking, socializing outdoors, and spending time with friends, family and her fur babies.