Dr. Diane Shively grew up in New York State. She attended Cornell University for both her undergraduate and veterinary education, receiving her DVM in 1981. Dr. Shively’s professional interests include internal medicine, wellness and preventative medicine, and care and treatment of pocket pets. Her family came to Maine from southern New Hampshire in 1999, moving into the home that her husband grew up in. Dr. Shively and her husband have two young adult children, plus two cats and a bouncy yellow labrador retriever.