School: Florida Institute of Animal Arts, Vet Assistant
Maritza started with VCA Howell Branch in November 2013 as a technician. She is originally from the Orlando orea. Maritza has 3 dogs: Cain, a boxer, Freya, a Siberian Husky, and Daisy, a Yorkie. She also has 2 cats, Patches and Chloe. In her spare time, Maritza loves to read sci-fi, fantasy books, draw and play video games.
"Ever since I was little I loved animals. But one experience taking my pet to the vet when she was sick and seeing the care and diagnostics done, made me realize, 'I want to do that when I grow up, help animals.' In the future though I want to continue my education to be a doctor." -Maritza