Volunteer Spotlight: Dr. Vyvian Gorbea


Dr. Vyvian Gorbea

Dr. Vyvian Gorbea, MI, United States

Age:  49

School:  Michigan State University, 1990

Place of Employment:  Plymouth Veterinary Hospital, Inc

Q:  Tell us about yourself and your experience with animals?

A:  I have loved animals all my life! When I was a kid I used to perform surgery on plastic lizards and sew them with needle and thread!

Q:  What is a fun fact about yourself?

A:  I speak spanish really fast!

Q:  What do you love about World Vets?

A:  I love meeting an extraordinary group of volunteers that have the same passion I have. I also enjoy visiting unique places and seeing the love that people have for their animals in other parts of the world.

Q:  What motivates you to volunteer with World Vets?

A:  Traveling to unique and exotic places, the “thrill“ I get from helping people and their pets in underdeveloped areas of the world and lastly I love traveling to Spanish speaking countries and speaking Spanish!

Q:  What was your favorite World Vets moment?

A:  The best experience was traveling down the Rio Dulce in Guatemala to our jungle hotel “Hotelito Perdido“ and swimming the Rio Dulce.

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