Cécile graduated from the Ecole Nationale Veterinaire de Toulouse in France in 2011. Following her graduation, she undertook a one-year small animal internship at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital in Saint-Hyacinthe in Quebec and started her regular program of residency in June 2013 under the supervision of Dr Maria Vanore at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital in Saint-Hyacinthe. In order to be able to work in Canada, she passed her North American Veterinary Licensing Examination ( NAVLE) in 2018. In 2021 she obtained the title of Diplomate of the ECVO. Cécile is based in clinical practice in Brossard, Québec, Canada.