Maria, RVT

Veterinary Technician Education:   Veterinary Assistant – Diploma Veterinary Technician How long have you worked here at this clinic? 1.5 years Why did you choose to work in the veterinary industry? I have always been interested in healthcare/medicine and started out on the human side of things.  It wasn’t until I became a volunteer at an animal…

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Customer Service Representative Education: AA in Human Services How long have you worked here: April of 2005 Why did you choose to work in the veterinary industry? I grew up with cats and dogs all my life. Animals have a way of providing comfort and unconditional love that helps people through the good times and the bad…

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Patient Coordinator After attending tech school in Florida, she worked at a large general practice until 1997 when she shifted to a specialty practice and did a lot with radiology, ultrasound, and chemotherapy. After a short stint working for a major pet food manufacturer, she moved back to Wisconsin in 2000 to be closer to…

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Katie D., RVT

Veterinary Technician Katie has been working as a registered veterinary technician since graduating from Kirkwood in 2013. She has worked in both mixed animal and small animal practices. Her special areas of interest include dentistry, client education, and exotic pets. Her husband, Austin, helps with wrangling their 1-year-old son and canine buddy, Sheldon!

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Misty, RVT

Veterinary Technician Misty joined the Colonial Terrace team in 2008 after attending tech school at Kirkwood and taking her state and national board certification examinations. Her professional interests include dentistry and Fear Free patient handling techniques. She and her husband, Chris, manage a varied pack of dogs and cats: Cheech, Angus, Stewie, Cricket, and a…

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