Dr. Casale grew up on a fruit and vegetable farm in Wisconsin with a St. Bernard cross and lots of cats. She received a Bachelors of Science degree in animal science from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in 1985 and a doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1989. Dr. Casale then completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery from West Los Angeles Veterinary Medical Group. She joined the staff of VCA Rossmoor El Dorado Animal Hospital in 1991. She has been a diplomat of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners in companion animal practice since 1996.
Dr. Casale enjoys spending time with her husband and two kids. They share their home with Jessie, a Lab/Husky cross and Krypto, a Dalmation cross.