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Ariana, Veterinary Assistant

My name is Ariana Angelina Garcia but I go by Ari. I was born and raised in sunny Southern California. I moved to Colorado Springs 5 years ago, it was here that I found my path in life but most importantly what I am most passionate about; helping and caring for animals and their people. […]

Celeste, Kennel Attendant/Veterinary Assistant

Celeste was born in Ogden, Utah. She has lived all over the globe- including England, Germany and also stateside in Las Vegas, Nevada. She moved to Colorado Springs over a year ago. She has 3 children. They share their home with two dogs. She has always had a love for animals and caring for them […]

Katie, Veterinary Technician

Katie was born and raised in Colorado Springs, CO. Like any Colorado native she enjoys being outside hiking and camping with her husband. She also enjoys taking pictures, most of her dogs. In the winter Katie likes to scrapbook, rock climb and participates in hot yoga. Katie has wanted to work with animals since she […]

Missy, Veterinary Technician

Missy hails from the beautiful San Luis Valley of southern Colorado. Her passion for agriculture and animals lead her to pursue a bachelor’s degree in Animal Science from Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado. Upon completion, she was offered a position as a Research Assistant on the CSU research farm back in the “valley.” […]

Nicole, Certified Veterinary Technician

A career in veterinary medicine offers Nicole a challenging, educational, and rewarding environment in which she’s able to help some of her absolute favorite things in the world: animals. There’s truly never a dull moment! She’s a Certified Veterinary Technician here at Briargate Blvd Animal Hospital. In January 2017, she obtained her “Fear Free” certification! […]

Jessica, Certified Veterinary Technician/Lead Technician

Jessica was raised in Fountain, Colorado. After graduating High School she moved to Fort Collins. Jessica attended Front Range Community College and became a Certified Veterinary Technician in 2007. Over the years she has worked in small animal practice. She loves meeting and working with clients and their fur babies. Jessica is very happily married […]

Carmelita, Client Care Specialist

Carmelita grew up in the Bay Area of California. She moved to Colorado Springs in October of 2016 with her boyfriend and their 3-year-old pup Tron. They have had the pleasure of spoiling him since he was 6 weeks of age. They were ready for a change from living in a big city. She has […]

Sharon, Client Care Specialist

Sharon’s veterinary path began in 1979 when she received her Certified Veterinary Technician credential from Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology. Shortly thereafter, she met her husband and moved to Colorado Springs where she worked as a veterinary technician for three years. After taking a few years away to raise her children, Sharon returned to veterinary […]