Veterinary Technicians

Austin TX Veterinary TechniciansDesireé Rodriguez - Supervising Veterinary Technician, Inventory Manager

Desireé Rodriguez joined the Anderson Mill Animal Clinic team in March 2011. She is a veterinary technician, and also supervises our veterinary technician team and is our Inventory Manager. Desireé attended Blinn College in Brenham, TX and has been working with animals since 2007.

"I like working at this clinic because it is really close to home," she says. "While working here I've also made great friends, and everyone is so friendly and wonderful to work with."

At home she has two ChiChis named Muggs and Tinkerbell. Desireé's interests include spending her free time with friends, her pets and her husband.

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Austin TX Veterinary TechniciansMie Petersen - Veterinary Technician

Mie Petersen joined the medical team at Anderson Mill Animal Clinic as a volunteer in January of 2014 before officially coming on as a full-time Veterinary Technician in June 2014. Her job responsibilities include drawing blood, X-rays, laboratory work, vaccines, prescriptions, and walking and feeding animals. She has her Associate's Degree in Agriculture.

"I love working here because I get to do something I love every day," Mie says. "My coworkers are amazing and I've been welcomed here with open arms. I couldn't imagine being anywhere else."

At home she cares for two cats named Bella and Miracle. In her free time she enjoys horseback riding, dancing, traveling, shopping, and hanging out with friends.

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Austin TX Veterinary TechniciansRachel Williams - Veterinary Technician

Veterinary Technician Rachel Williams joined us in May 2012. Her responsibilities include administering vaccines, venipunctures, monitoring anesthesia and obtaining lab samples. Rachel is passionate about animal care, and has a bachelor's degree in Agriculture Animal Science from Texas State University.

"Because of the friendliness of the staff, and the way the technicians always help each other, I've felt very welcome here," Rachel says. "I also feel appreciated for my hard work. It's great that I'm getting told 'thank you' from the veterinarians every day."

Rachel has four cats, Tiger, Boots, Milo and Sylvester, and a 3-year old Dachshund named Sprinkles. She spends her leisure time reading, watching movies, four-wheeling, fishing and cheering on the San Antonio Spurs.

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