Lauren Hughes, Veterinary Technician Assistant and Receptionist
Home Town - Eagle River, WI
Interests - Horses, therapeutic riding, college campus activities, quality time with friends
Education - Graduate of Conserve School in 2007, currently at UW-River Falls Class of 2012; Animal Science Equine Major and Chemistry Minor
Veterinary/Animal Work - Great Northern Riding Club for 12 years, Volunteer at Pine Lake Pastures, a therapeutic riding and rescue program,
Interned for two months at Meridian Equine Hospital in Meridian, TX in 2008.
How long at ERAH - Started in August of 2007 as kennel help and currently a veterinary technician and receptionist
Special achievements, memberships, community involvement - Dean?s List at UW-River Falls; President (Pre-Vet Club); Rodeo Club Member; Volunteer at Pine Lake Pastures - therapy riding and rescue horses
Personality - I try to find the good in everything and everyone. I am very care free, social and have a sensitive nature.
Goals - Obtain my DVM; work in teaching hospital, and spend time dedicated to animal shelter medicine.
Favorite quote - "The best doctor is the veterinarian. He can't ask his patients what is the matter - he's got to just know." Will Rogers
Family, children or animals - Brother, Brett; 3 cats, Honey, Butterscotch and Rolly
Hobbies, outside interests - Writing poems, horses and horseshows with my GNRC girls, involved in college organizations, spending time with friends and family, movies