Technician SupervisorCindy Toelle
Veterinary Tech School: Cosumnes River College
Cindy is a Registered Veterinary Technician (R.V.T.). She has been part of our hospital family since 1985. Cindy finds dentistry one of the most rewarding parts of this field. Her own family consists of her husband, daughter, a dog, three cats, one horse, a donkey and ten sheep. Cindy’s favorite past time is horseback riding on the open trails.
Alison is a veterinary assistant. She has been part of our hospital family since June 2007. Alison started as a R.O.P. volunteer and was hired as a pet care attendant after her volunteer time was over. March, 2010 she was promoted to an assistant. Alison’s pet family includes dogs, cats, guinea pigs, birds, and horses. When Alison is not caring for pets she enjoys spending quality time at home with her husband and son.
Veterinary AssistantJaci Arena
Jaci is a Veterinary Assistant and has been in the Veterinary field since 1999. Her pet family includes 3 cats.
Veterinary AssistantChalane Dapelo
Veterinary Tech School: Western Career College
Chalane is a veterinary asssistant. She has been part of our hospital family since 2002. Chalane started as a R.O.P. volunteer through Elk Grove High School and was hired as a pet care attendant after her volunteer time was over. She then completed the veterinary technician program at Western Career College and her goal is to become a Registered Veterinary Technician (R.V.T.). Chalane has one dog named Roscoe who is a rottie mix. Chalane and her husband grew up in Elk Grove and are very involved with the community. You may have seen them dancing in the Strauss festival show at Elk Grove park every July.