Shortly after graduating from the New England Conservatory of Music, Abbey started working for Especially for Pets in 2013 as a sales associate. She has previous experience working for the Birmingham Zoo in her hometown of Birmingham, AL and as a dog walker in the Boston area, and has owned pets all her life. She owns a Pomeranian, Jasmine, and a Japanese Chin, Mr. Grunt as well as two bearded dragons (Sigga and Sabine).
In 2014, Abbey earned a certification in audio production and engineering, which lead to her moving to the corporate office in 2016 and developing a standardized employee training protocol.
In her spare time, Abbey enjoys reading and going to music shows, and is part of a living history group focused on life in the Viking era. She is a history buff, a video game nerd, and a fitness enthusiast.