Dr. Pulman earned a Bachelor of Science, with honours in Chemistry, from Mount Allison University in Sackville, New Brunswick. She attended Atlantic Veterinary College in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, making the Dean's Honour List every year during her studies! She was also the recipient of the 2010 Douglas W. Ehresmann Memorial Award in Virology. Following her graduation, she practiced small animal medicine for approximately 6 years in New Brunswick. She then moved to Ottawa, where she practiced emergency medicine, providing urgent care to walk-in emergencies and transfer cases from clinics. During her time practicing emergency medicine, she became proficient with triage. She is also a skilled surgeon, having performed many spays, neuters, soft tissue surgeries, and various emergency procedures. She has developed a reputation among the team of being a coffee connoisseur, sampling unique coffees every shift. During her leisure time, Dr. Pulman enjoys watching Netflix, and travelling!