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Chula Vista, CA


To obtain a position assisting with product purchasing for VMS.

Work Experience


Otay Pet Vets, Poway, CA

Jan 2013Current

Practice limited to the emergency and critical care of dogs and cats including, surgery and medicine.


Otay Pet Vets, Chula Vista, CA

Oct 2012Current

General practitioner working with dogs and cats. Regular duties include medical workup of sick and injured animals, wellness exams, elective castrations, vaccinations, and routine dental procedures.

Veterinary Preceptor, Large Animal Practice, Los Osos, CA

Mar 2012Mar 2012

March 2012 
The species diversity of this preceptorship consisted of equids, goats and beef cattle. Case load ranged from wellness examinations and vaccinations to emergency medicine. Conducted reproductive examinations on beef cattle to determine stage of gestation, and reproductive health status. Participated in regulatory procedures such as brucellosis vaccination and interstate health certificate completion for beef cattle. Assisted and performed equine castrations and prophylactic dental procedures under supervision of veterinarians. Aided in treatment of patients with serious medical conditions including colic in horses and postpartum illness in goats.

Veterinary Extern, Veterinary Specialty Hospital, San Diego

Veterinary Preceptor, M&M Veterinary Services, Denair, CA

Feb 2012Feb 2012

Denair, California. February 2012 
The species diversity of this preceptorship consisted of dairy cattle and dairy goats. Case load primarily consisted of reproductive examinations for diagnosis of pregnancy and stage of gestation as well as reproductive therapies including estrus synchronization and vaccinations. Utilized ultrasonography to detect pregnancy in goats, under supervision of veterinarians. Assisted veterinarians with obstetric procedures including Caesarian section of cattle and manual correction and retrieval of goat fetuses in abnormal presentation. 
Veterinary Extern, Veterinary Specialty Hospital, San Diego, California. October 2011 & Pet Emergency and Specialty Center, La Mesa, California. July 2010. 
These externships consisted of healthcare of dogs and cats in advanced care and specialty hospital settings. Case load primarily consisted of emergency medicine and intensive care of ill and injured animals. Observed the treatment of common emergency conditions of dogs and cats including gastrointestinal foreign bodies, rattle snake envenomation, trauma, and toxin ingestion. Assisted veterinarians in surgical procedures and anesthesia.


Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association,

2009 2012


UC Davis Veterinary Pathology Club,

2008 2012


UC Davis Veterinary Pathology Club,

2008 2012

Clinical Laboratory Assistant - Hematology

School of Veterinary Medicine, Davis, CA

Aug 2009Mar 2011

Davis. August 2009 - March 2011. 
Worked with a team of clinical laboratory scientists and veterinary clinical pathologists to evaluate biologic samples for evidence of disease. Independently performed automated complete blood counts and prepared blood smears for differential diagnosis from diverse species ranging from domestic to exotic animals. Other sample processing included determining hematocrit, serum protein, and fibrinogen levels, as well as staining slides for reticulocyte and intraerythrocytic parasite counts. Additional duties consisted of data entry and record keeping.

Vice president

Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association,

2010 2011

President, UC Davis Veterinary Medicine Class of 2012

UC Davis Veterinary Pathology Club,

2008 2011

Veterinary Technician

Otay Pet Vets, Poway, CA

Nov 2005Sep 2009

Woodside Animal Hospital, Lakeside, California. November 2005-August 2006 
Patient care and customer service in the emergency/critical care and general practice settings. Triaged animals and carried out aspects of patient care ranging from obtaining pertinent histories from clients to assisting veterinarians in surgical procedures. Formulated medical charts for nursing care and monitored anesthetized patients for vital parameters. Administered pharmaceuticals to patients through various routes, including, intravenous injections. Participated in radiography of patients and conducted and interpreted in-house laboratory testing of biological samples including blood, serum, urine and feces. Educated clients about animal health and veterinary procedures.

Laboratory Technician

Otay Pet Vets, San Diego, CA

Apr 2006Aug 2008

Prepared specimens and assisted veterinary pathologists in post-mortem examinations of domestic animals and wildlife. Collected mammalian brain and spinal cord tissue for purposes of rabies testing. Laboratory duties consisted of processing formalin fixed tissues and organs for histologic evaluation, inoculating and processing microbiological specimens, and production of diagnostic media. Independently managed the parasitology section of the laboratory, interpreting fecal parasite exams employing various techniques. Maintained and cared for laboratory animals including mice and chickens.

Student Employee/Calf Manager

Foundation Dairy, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA

Sep 2003Aug 2005

Assisted in the daily husbandry of Holstein and Jersey cattle, including feeding, milking, and environmental maintenance. Oversaw the husbandry and management of neonatal and juvenile calves including, identification systems, colostrum administration, vaccinations, feeding, dehorning procedures, and treatment of sick calves. Other experience included assisting veterinarians and herdsmen with bovine obstetrics, and various medical and surgical treatments. 
Leadership, Affiliations, and Service


Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

University of California, Davis, CA


Bachelor of Science in Animal and Dairy Science

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA

Additional Information

Small and large animal medical and surgical skills 
Proficiency in bovine pregnancy diagnosis and artificial insemination 
Knowledge of food animal regulations, including drug residues and interstate shipping requirements 
Skilled in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and internet navigation 
Fluent in Spanish
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