Dr. Allyson Drummond joined The Cat Doctor family in July 2023. She was born and raised in Central Maine, where she discovered her love of animals (particularly felines) at a young age. She decided to pursue a career in veterinary medicine early in high school. She went on to earn a
Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology at The University of Vermont, from which she graduated cum laude, ΦΒΚ in 2016. She then earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine in 2021, where she graduated 3rd in her class and earned prestigious Phi Zeta membership. She worked at a small animal private practice in central Maine for 2 years prior to joining The Cat Doctor.
Dr. Drummond is fear-free certified, a member of the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP), and is an AAFP certified Cat-Friendly Veterinarian. She strives to make each visit a positive experience for both pet and owner and actively incorporates low-stress techniques into practice. She is committed to staying on the forefront of veterinary medicine and enjoys continuing education opportunities.
Dr. Drummond’s special interests include internal medicine, cardiology, and nutrition. She has a passion for all things “cat” and proudly considers herself a lifelong “cat lady.” You will often find her sporting cat-themed accessories and you may even notice she has a tattoo sleeve dedicated entirely to felines!
Dr. Drummond lives in central Maine with her partner and their many feline children. When she isn’t spending time with her cats she enjoys crocheting, pet photography, and touring Maine's plethura of craft breweries.