Dr. Bellrichard grew up on a farm in Minnesota. She earned both her Bachelor of Science in animal science and her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degrees from the University of Minnesota. After school, she relocated to Missouri where she worked as a veterinarian at a feline exclusive practice and then a general small animal practice prior to relocating to Arizona and joining Verde Veterinary Hospital. Dr. Bellrichard has special interests in preventative care, dentistry, and soft tissue surgery. Dr. Bellrichard shares her home with her husband, son, a dog, 4 cats, a turtle, and 3 mice. In her spare time, Dr. Bellrichard enjoys hiking, traveling to national parks, and visiting zoos and aquariums.