Dr. Teixeira was born and raised in Arizona, where she grew up with a farm full of pets. She received a Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Arizona, then attended Midwestern University to attain her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine. Her veterinary interests are preventative care, client education, internal medicine and exotics. Dr. Teixeira lives in Missoula with her husband, Martin, and their four dogs, Diana, Max, Diesel and Remington, as well as their cats, Milo and Oliver. When she is not at the clinic, she enjoys exploring the outdoors with her dogs, painting and is an avid bookworm.