Dr. Rife is originally from Cincinnati, OH. From Ohio, she traveled to North Carolina to receive her Bachelors of Science at North Carolina State University in 2012. She then traveled to Arizona to attend Midwestern University to receive her doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2018. From Arizona she moved to Portland with her partner, their dog Zoey, and cat Franklin after falling in love with the Pacific Northwest on a road trip.
Her primary interests include surgery, dentistry, geriatric care, and chronic pain management. Dr. Rife enjoys building long-lasting relationships with clients and patients as well as building comprehensive and individualized care plans for each pet.
In her free time, she enjoys writing, hiking, and building her ever-expanding collection of house plants.