Dr. Anthony George grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area. He received both his Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology and his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree at the University of California at Davis. He went on to complete an internship at a specialty hospital in Southern California, and has been practicing small animal medicine in Santa Monica for over twenty years. He became certified in veterinary acupuncture through the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society and is also a member of the American Academy of Veterinary Acupuncture. He traveled with the Chi Institute to attend the first International Conference on Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine in Lanzhou, China. He has been performing acupuncture on pets in their homes for over fourteen years.