Tanaya Pai is a veterinarian from Mumbai, India. She graduated in 2015 and went on to do her masters in Veterinary Surgery and Radiology from Mumbai Veterinary College. She has two dogs Polka and Pippa who she rescued from the SPCA while doing her masters and is a strong advocate for the adopting of local Indian breeds. She wants to contribute to improving the quality of shelter medicine in India. She is currently studying for her International license and has a special interest in veterinary dentistry, prosthetics, small animal soft tissue surgery, and cardiovascular surgery.