Dr. Rita Morris, DVM

Dr. Morris is a 2002 graduate of Mississippi State University, College of Veterinary Medicine. Before coming to North State Animal Hospital, she practiced in a private practice for 12 years. She is co-owner of Cross Country Farm, which is home to chickens, guineas, turkeys, pheasants, pigeons, goats, ducks, geese, dogs, cats and a donkey. They also raise New Zealand White rabbits. Mary Todd, the Brown Swiss milk cow is the boss around the place! She also has founded and operates a private animal shelter where she has rehomed over 1,000 pets. Away from work, Dr. Morris enjoys spending time with her family, her animals and church. Her special interests include goats and sheep, poultry, exotic pets, wildlife and animal husbandry and parasitology.