University of Missouri
Dr. McKinstry is from a small town in north central Arkansas where her love for animals began. She grew up raising sheep and cattle and was involved in the local FFA. Dr. McKinstry graduated from Arkansas Tech University with an Agricultural Business degree with an emphasis in animal science. While in college, she worked at a small animal hospital for four years. Dr. McKinstry graduated veterinary school from the University of Missouri, College of Veterinary Medicine. Her veterinary interests include neurology, cardiology, and soft tissue surgery. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, hiking, and fishing with her husband, being on the lake, and karaoke. She has two cats, Benny and Mika, a demanding yorkie, Bella, and a Standard Poodle, Finnegan.