Ruth has been with us for 35 years. She is well-known in the community and loves interacting with the clients and their pets. Ruth enjoys working with her team to provide the best care possible to our patients. She shares her home with a sweet little poodle named Lucky, her high-energy Yorkie-Mischa, four cats-Mimi, Molly, Prin, and Pouncey, and her daughter and son. When Ruth is not at work, she enjoys watching the Steelers, relaxing on her porch, taking walks, lawn work and reading.
Patty began working with Dr. Raught 31 years ago. She is a very jovial technician who brings laughter to everyone’s work day. Patty loves getting to know the clients and their pets. She shares her home with a cat-Missy and four Poodles-Maggie Mae, Maxwell, Gingersnap and Miss Jessie Mae. When Patty is not at work, she enjoys crocheting, playing computer games, reading woodworking books and magazines and watching woodworking and do-it-yourself programs.
Erica has been at Animal Medical Surgical as a technician for 6 ½ years. She has a passion for educating clients and is especially interested in puppy training and behavior. Erica shares her home with everyone’s favorite greeter-Henry, 8 cats-Loki, Jezebel, Cali, Thomas, Dixie Rue, Mindy Lou, Sierra Jane and Fern Gully and her husband. Erica enjoys hiking, painting, playing bass, reading and horseback riding.
Dama joined our clinic in September 2012. She loves being part of a great team and interacting with the clients. Dama enjoys all aspects of veterinary care, but is especially interested in education and behavior. She shares her home with 2 cats-Kee and Santa’s Little Buddy, 2 hermit crabs-Ariel and Flounder, her husband and daughter. Dama also enjoys scrapbooking, camping, hiking, reading and playing with her daughter.
Kim has been working at Animal Medical and Surgical for 1 year and has been a Veterinary Technician for 14 years. Her favorite parts of her job are educating clients, making a difference for her patients and enjoying the company of her co-workers. She has three Shih Tzu’s-Abbey, Matilda and Bingham and two cats-Fizzgig and Norman. Kim is originally from Pennsylvania and recently moved back to the area from Arizona to be closer to her family. She enjoys spending time with her pets, listening to and watching live bands perform and travelling to the beach.