The Vets

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The Doctors

Vet Mobile

What a beautiful kitty.

Dr. Marty Edwards
Dr. Marty Edwards grew up in Eden, NC. She decided to pursue veterinary medicine while attending Carteret Community College and volunteering at Outer Banks Wildlife Shelter (OWLS) in Morehead, NC. She went on to get her Bachelor of Science at North Carolina State University where she graduated summa cum laude in 1993.Dr. Edwards earned her veterinary degree from Louisiana State University in 1998.
She received the Hershey Comeaux Memorial Award of Excellence given by the intensive care unit of the small animal clinic “in recognition of her technical skills; unselfish attitude towards classmates, inferiors, and superiors; knowledge that does not supersede common sense and judgment; and her genuine concern and compassion for the patients under her care.”
After working as a fill-in veterinarian around North Carolina (and Alaska) for ten years, Dr. Marty decided to start her own mobile veterinary practice.
Currently she lives in Cary with her husband, son, and one dog (Annie).
Dr. Laura Shipley
Dr. Laura Shipley is originally from Maryland where she grew up and did her undergraduate work at the University of Maryland. She obtained her veterinary degree from Virginia Tech, which is also where she met her husband. They have been married for 23 years and have two beautiful daughters. They decided to make the move to North Carolina in 2016 to follow her husband’s career.
She also shares a home with two dogs and three cats that keep Dr. Shipley busy during her time off.