Dr. Ashley Somers was born and raised in San Antonio. From a young age, she knew that she wanted to care for animals and help people. She volunteered at the zoo, animal shelter, and participated in international mission trips. Dr. Somers completed her undergraduate work at Austin College with a degree in biology. She went on to graduate from Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine.
Before joining Austin Vet Hospital, Dr. Somers practiced for many years in San Antonio. Her areas of interest include dermatology, internal medicine, and public health. Dr. Somers enjoys creating treatment plans tailored for patients.
When she is not busy at the clinic, Dr. Somers enjoys hiking, cooking, and spending time with her husband and their two dogs, pointer-mix Liberty and boxer-mix Brutus.