Heather Haataja – Hospital Manager

Heather is our Hospital Manager and lead technician. Having joined the Family Petcare family in 2011, Heather is the most senior member of our team! “I love all animals and I’ve been working with them since I was in high school. I appreciate Family PetCare focusing on providing every pet and their owner with the personal attention they deserve!” Heather has four cats at home: Leo, Tiger, Sally, and Pear and a tortoise named Blondie. When she’s not working, Heather enjoys going to concerts and festivals.


Savannah Sutton – Office Manager

Savannah is our Office Manager and joined the Family Petcare family in 2021. “I love hospice dogs and dogs that need extra medical attention!” Savannah has a pack of senior dogs, and is the mom of two famous rescue dogs: Screech and Milo. When she’s not working, Savannah enjoys fostering animals and volunteering for local animal rescue groups.


Casey Burns – Kennel Manager

Casey has been apart of our hospital as kennel manager since 2023. Casey has one rescue dog Keno and two cats Ashes and DC. When Casey isn’t at the hospital you can find her hanging out with her family and pets.


Chelsea Johnson – Veterinary Technician

Chelsea started with our hospital in 2013 and has become an integral part of our team! She grew up in a family that had all kinds of animals including horses, fish, cats, dogs, guinea pigs, hamsters, goats, and more. Chelsea loves working with animals so much that she even volunteers at shelters/rescue groups in her spare time. “Animal training and care is my passion, and I believe each animal should be treated like a member of the family”.


Cris Orta – Veterinary Technician

Cris has been in the veterinary medicine field since 2017 as a Veterinary Technician and joined our Family Petcare family in the beginning of 2022. Cris has two dogs of his own: Mia and Boricua and when he is not at the clinic, you can find Cris hiking, wine-tasting, dancing, and practicing yoga.


Amberlee Medrano – Veterinary Technician Assistant

Amberlee has worked at Family PetCare since July 2019. “I love fur babies of all kinds! I enjoy assisting the technicians to help care for our patients as if they were my own.” Amberlee has several pets at home, including Moonlight, a cat that she adopted through the hospital.


Chloe Tydlaska – Veterinary Technician Assistant

Chloe joined our team in 2022 as one of our veterinary technician assistants. Chloe has always loved dogs and just adopted her own dog, Juniper! Chloe is a talented artist and fills our chalkboards around the clinic with her beautiful artwork.


Martha Nguyen – Client Advocate

Martha has been at Family PetCare since 2017 and is one of our bilingual staff members. In her spare time, family is Martha’s priority. She has eight children and ten grandchildren who she spends as much time with as she can!


Maria Hernandez – Client Advocate

Maria joined our hospital in November of 2020 and is another one of our bilingual team members. “I love working animals and their owners”! Maria has two dogs: Brownie and Vaan and two cats: Madam Meow and Salem. When she’s not assisting our clients and their pets, Maria is spending time with her son.


Stephany Hernandez – Client Advocate

Stephany joined our hospital in 2021 and is another one of our bilingual team members. Stephany has two dogs: Hades and Tae and in her spare time enjoys abstract art and helping with her family’s food truck.


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