VCA-Antech Shrewsbury Animal Hospital
Veterinary Technician Supervisor
July 2004 — January 2014
Started in 2004 as a kennel attendant. Cleaned cages, walked dogs, medicated animals, took care of cats, and maintained general cleanliness of hospital. I received a promotion in May of 2005 as a veterinary assistant. Taking detailed histories of patients coming in for appointments from clients. Handling and restrain of dogs, cats, and small exotic pets. Pharmacy refills and putting charges for procedures done into computer. VSI systems was used at that time. Venipuncture and running in house lab work on Idexx Vettest 1008, Vetlyte, and QBC machine. Labeling and packaging lab work out to Antech.
I left for 2 years in 2008 and returned in February of 2010 as a receptionist for 6 months. Handled phone calls, scheduling appointments, taking messages for doctors, and filing charts. I was soon put back as a veterinary technician. I am a surgical technician proficient in anesthesia monitoring, placing I.V. catheters, Fluid set up,