Veterinary Support

  • Technician

    Desiree Rizo
    Veterinary Tech School: Kaplan

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Jonathan Estrada
    Veterinary Tech School: Apollo College
    School: some ASU

    Jonathan was born in Gallup, New Mexico. He worked in emergency medicine for four years before joining VCA in 2006. He is married to Michele and they have two beautiful children- a boy and a girl. Jonathan has 3 cats and 2 dogs.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Celeste Arvizu
    Veterinary Tech School: Kaplan

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Lauren Monte
    Veterinary Tech School: Carrington College

    Lauren is a native of Arizona and grew up in the Maryvale area. She is married and is the mom of 3 dogs- Jade, a rednose pit bull Lauren bottle-raised from a week old, Zaya, a Doberman mix rescue, and Layla, a chihuahua pup.  Lauren's husband, Ivan, owns 2 pit bulls as well. Lauren is looking forward to having children in the future and continuing her education to become a veterinarian.