Tobi Ku Sones

Dr. Sones graduated from Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine and joined Bottletree Animal Hospital in 2021. Dr. Sones was raised in Los Angeles and completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Mississippi. It is her passion to help owners understand and care for their pets, and her special interests include behavior, soft tissue surgery, and internal medicine. Her hobbies include cooking, reading, gardening, painting, and playing piano. She enjoys spending time with her husband and their two daughters, three rescued cats, and German Shepherd.

Education: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University
Bachelor of Science in Biology & Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, University of Mississippi

Most rewarding moments: The appreciation of pets and their owners!

Favorite part about being a veterinarian: I love getting the opportunity to help owners understand their pets and contributing to their long, happy lives.

Advice to pet owners: Seek education about your pets and their needs before you bring them home. Be prepared to care for them and have a plan for emergencies. They rely on you!

What do you do in your spare time? I love spending time with family, cooking, and traveling with my husband. Gardening, painting, and playing piano are other hobbies of mine.

Favorite vacation spot: Tokyo, Japan (where my husband and I honeymooned!)

Favorite comfort food: Dumplings

Last book you read: About My Mother by Peggy Rowe

Things you’d be surprised to know: I was raised in a family that loved outdoor adventures – I’ve gone snowboarding, caving, surfing, and canyoneering, and I love our state and national parks!