Our Veterinary Technicians

Our Veterinary Technicians

Staff Bio

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Angie

Veterinary Technician

  • Pictured with Gryffin
  • Pets at home:  Gryffin – a playful mixed breed and Merlin – an African dwarf frog.
  • Veterinary interests:  Exotics and incorporating ‘Fear Free‘ into general animal care.
  • Hobbies:  Reading fantasy novels, watching the latest movies, volunteering at the Montana Raptor Conservation Center, riding horses, and dog training.

 

 

Ariana

Veterinary Technician

  • Pictured with Brea
  • Pets at home:  Brea – a Rottweiler, Kodi – a mixed mutt, Thunder – a chocolate flaxen Rocky Mountain Horse, and Kat – a amber champagne Quarter Horse.
  • Veterinary interests:  Surgical assisting and patient care.
  • Hobbies:  Horseback riding, colt starting, cooking, and gardening.

 

 

Catie

Veterinary Technician & Inventory Manager

  • Pictured with Kimber
  • Pets at home:  Kimber – a liver and white English Springer Spaniel, nine chickens, a turkey, two ducks – Ralph and Poppy.
  • Veterinary interests:  Surgery and research.
  • Hobbies:  Soap making, string art, boating, and camping.

 

 

Crystal

Certified Veterinary Technician & Public Relations Coordinator

  • Pictured with Faith
  • Pets at home:  Derringer – a blue merle mini Australian Shepherd, Barrett – a bi-colored German Shepherd, Faith – a red dun Paso Fino, Twilight – a black and white paint Tennessee Walker, Valentine – a bay tobiano Walkaloosa, Ekans – a red and white corn snake, and Toothless – a bearded dragon.
  • Veterinary interests:  Fear Free, behavior, and client education.  She is currently working towards becoming a certified Veterinary Technician Specialist (VTS) in the field of behavior. She is also a member of the Society of Veterinary Behavior Technicians.
  • Hobbies:  Photography and working on various crafts.

 

Mel

Certified Veterinary Technician & CET (Certified Euthanasia Technician)

  • Pictured with Sapphire
  • Pets at home:  Sapphire – a seal point Siamese.
  • Veterinary interests:  Equine, reproduction, and surgery. Mel is also a Certified Euthanasia Technician via CAETA (The Companion Animal Euthanasia Training Academy)
  • Hobbies:  Photography, hiking, back packing, and horseback riding.

 

Michelle

Certified Veterinary Technician & Lead Technician

  • Pictured with Mamma Kitty
  • Pets at home:  Fender – a brown tabby domestic short hair, Lambeau – another brown tabby domestic short hair, and Gracie – a brown Kelpie cross.
  • Veterinary interests:  Anesthesia, digital imaging, and cytology.
  • Hobbies:  Hiking, fishing, hunting, crafting, and reading.

 

Morgan

Veterinary Technician

  • Pictured with Henry
  • Pets at home: Henry – a Dachshund cross, Peppy – a Paint / Welsh Cob cross, Rusty – an Arab / Quarter Horse cross, Mufasa – a large gold fish, and Custer – a Plecostomus.
  • Veterinary interests:  Equine reproduction & management, equine lameness, small animal anesthesia, and microbiology.
  • Hobbies:  Running, cooking, horseback riding, and hunter / jumper / eventing with her horses.

 

Rachael

Certified Veterinary Technician

  • Pictured with Rocky
  • Pets at home: Marla – muted tortishell domestic short haired cat.
  • Veterinary interests:  Surgery, patient care, cytology – basically anything the involves using a microscope.
  • Hobbies:  Hiking, hunting, running, and drawing.

 

 

Taylie

Veterinary Technician

  • Pictured with 
  • Pets at home: Odin – a red lab and Morty – a manx cat.
  • Veterinary interests: Diagnostics and laboratory work.
  • Hobbies: Hiking and playing pool