Yvette graduated from Texas A&M University with a B.S. degree in wildlife sciences with an emphasis in animal behavior. She then chose veterinary medicine as her profession. She has been in the field since 2011 and started her career with Banfield in 2013. Yvette served as a Mars Ambassador with Banfield traveling to Puerto Rico to perform philanthropic activities to better the lives of pets. Her current interests include dentistry, ethology, and fear-free practices. She currently lives in Oceanside with her husband, 2 dogs, turtle, and toilet trained cat.