Dr. Harty graduated from the University of Florida in 1989 with her degree in Veterinary Medicine. She grew up in Central Florida and is very well known in the community. Dr. Harty is passionate about animals of all shapes and sizes. She cares for a wide variety of animals including small animals and farm animals. She has a special interest in goats primarily because keeping goats as companion animals has become increasingly more popular, therefore Dr. Harty has spent a lot of time and focus on them. During her spare time, she cares for her own animals and enjoys being with her family and friends.