Dr. Michael Siegel is a Southern California native who grew up in the Antelope Valley. Dr. Siegel received his Bachelor's Degree in animal science from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona and continued his education at Western University College of Veterinary Medicine. Upon graduation, Dr. Siegel spent a few years practicing in the high desert and served as Vice President of the Antelope Valley Veterinary Medical Association before joining the team at VCA Westlake Village Animal Hospital. When Dr. Siegel is not working, he enjoys taking his dog Lilly hiking, camping, the beach and skiing. Dr. Siegel has a passion to travel and has visited 26 states, and 14 countries in South America, Middle East and Asia and Europe.