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Jacquie

Client Care Representative

Jacquie will be one of the first faces to greet you here at Valley Veterinary Services. She helps get your pet’s appointments scheduled, prescriptions refilled, and answers any questions or concerns you may have prior to or following your visit. Kindness and compassion is what she’s all about, and she does her very best to make sure you and your pets visit goes as smoothly and stress-free as possible. She has special interests in pet nutrition, animal welfare, and environmental enrichment for stressed pets. Jacquie is passionate about animals, and has an affinity for cats. They understand each other.

When not at work, Jacquie loves being out in nature, or inside creating art, and relaxing with her senior cats, Loki & Joanie.

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What's the Role of an RVT?

An RVT's (registered veterinary technician's) day does include belly rubs … but it’s also a lot more. RVTs are educated and trained professionals who practice animal health care alongside veterinarians. By performing diagnostic procedures, administering treatments and monitoring patients, the RVT allows the veterinarian to provide a higher level of care to all of our patients. The role of an RVT is often overlooked due to many of their tasks occurring “ behind the scenes.” RVTs are an integral part of a veterinary hospital. They are responsible for anesthesia during surgeries, taking and processing radiographs (x-rays), and preparing and administering medication and other treatments to hospitalized patients. But it doesn’t stop there! They’re also the voice on the phone giving you updates on how the procedure went, giving home care instructions and ensuring your pet has a restful recuperation time following their procedure at home. Our RVTs play a pivotal role at Valley Veterinary Services and are vital in our promise to provide quality pet care to all of our patients

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