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Veterinary Tech Assistant


Ray Hughes is a dedicated Veterinary Technician with a passion for providing exceptional care to animals. Having recently graduated with a Bachelor's in Animal Science from the prestigious University of Maryland in 2022, Ray's journey in the field of veterinary medicine is marked by a commitment to excellence.

With a focus on general practice and surgery, Ray possesses valuable expertise in anesthetic monitoring, ensuring the safety and well-being of animals undergoing medical procedures. Ray's compassionate and meticulous approach to animal care has earned the trust and gratitude of both colleagues and pet owners alike.

As an aspiring large animal veterinarian, Ray is currently on the path to fulfilling this lifelong dream. Equipped with a strong academic foundation and hands-on experience, Ray brings a wealth of knowledge to every situation, and her dedication to ongoing learning and professional growth is evident in her work.

One of Ray's greatest joys is working with cows. Their gentle nature and remarkable resilience have captivated her heart, reinforcing her determination to make a meaningful impact on the lives of animals, big and small.

In 2023, Ray joined our team, bringing a fresh perspective and a strong work ethic. Her commitment to providing the best care possible aligns perfectly with our values, making her an invaluable asset to our practice.

Outside of her professional pursuits, Ray is a woman of diverse interests. She has a talent for making delicious ice cream and hand-made pasta, which she enjoys sharing with friends. Ray also finds relaxation and creativity in crochet projects, crafting intricate pieces during her downtime.

At home, Ray is a loving pet owner to a talkative cat named JiJi and an opinionated bearded dragon named Valkyrie. Playing and bonding with her pets brings Ray immense joy and strengthens her appreciation for the deep connection between humans and animals.

Her passion for veterinary medicine extends beyond the workplace, shaping her personal interests and serving as a constant reminder of the difference one can make in the lives of animals.

Ray Hughes is more than a veterinary technician; she is a compassionate advocate for animal welfare, determined to make a positive impact on the world of veterinary medicine. As she continues her journey toward becoming a veterinarian, we are proud to have Ray as an essential part of our team, working together to provide the highest standard of care to our beloved animal companions.

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