Dr. Bunkley was born and raised in Los Angeles and received her B.S. degree in animal and poultry science. She attended Tuskegee University for her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine degree. Upon graduation, she started her career at Banfield in Atlanta, first as an associate doctor for 2 years and then as chief of staff in Norcross, GA. Dr. Bunkley stayed at that location until transitioning back home to California. She thoroughly enjoys veterinary medicine as a whole, but has a special love for surgery and cardiology.