Karunaa was born on the island of Trinidad and grew up on a dairy farm where she fell in love with every aspect of animal health. She immigrated to Canada at the age of 18 and attended Applewood Heights Secondary School to complete her OSSD. She continued on to Sheridan College and graduated to receive her Animal Care Certification. Karunaa can always be found snuggling the patients and making friends with the humans at the front desk.Karunaa joined VERHWT as an ER Customer Service Representative in January of 2022. she enjoysthe fast-paced environment, and loves being a part of a great team where everyone has such a genuine love for the job. She also currently works as an Animal Care Attendant and Veterinary Receptionist at the Burnhamthorpe Animal Hospital for the past 22 years. She has also previously worked at the Mississauga Oakville Veterinary Emergency hospital as an ER Veterinary receptionist and Animal care attendant.Karunaa lives in Brampton with her husband, daughter and two Goldendoodles named Piper & Finn.