Meet Kristy: When you visit our Holistic Care Center most likely you will be greeted by Kristy one of our holistic vet assistants here at Mountain View & Team Member of the Week!
Q: Tell me about yourself?
A: My name is Kristy, I am a holistic vet assistant. I’ve worked here for two years. I started in boarding and then worked my way through reception to holistic.
Q: What made you want to work with animals?
A: I love animals, I know we all say that but we say that because its true. I love animals, I love being a part of their lives, and I love helping make their quality of life better.
Q: What interests you most in your career?
A: I think that is an ever changing answer. There is always new integrative ways to help animals.
Q: Do you have pets of your own?
A: Yes, I have two right now. A chihuahua named peanut and my new kitty named waffles.
Q: What are your hobbies outside of work?
A: Spending time with my daughter mostly. Going on walks and road trips.
Q: What or who inspires you?
A: A few people, my daughter who makes me want to be a more forgiving and understanding person like her. The vets I work with that inspire me to learn more and move forward every day.
Q: If you could be an animal what would it be?
A: A cat, they are sweet and sassy. Everything is on their terms. They love deeply yet show it in their own way.
Q: What is your favorite task of your job?
A: There is no favorite task, all my tasks make up my job that I truly love.
Q: What does your ideal future career look like?
A: I want to become a rehab certified vet tech. Right now I am in school to be a vet tech so I am on my way!
Don’t forget to check back next week, for the next Team Member of the Week!