A fat cat may appear happy and provide visitors with a source of amusement, but feline obesity is certainly no laughing matter. Cats who carry excess weight have a heightened risk for diabetes, ca ...View Article
At age 53 Nancy discovered what she wanted to be when she grew up. She started working for a friend, who also happened to be a veterinarian, and has been working in the field ever since. She is the proud owner of wild Westie and holds the Westie Rescue Organization very close to her heart. Nancy most enjoys interacting with pets and their people. She considers people who own animals, and care for them properly, the "cream of the crop." (With IRAH since 11/2000).
Barbara Martinez has been working at Ina Road Animal Hospital since 1997 since her graduation from Pima Medical Institute. She currently performs relief reception and technician services for IRAH whenever she can. Working at IRAH is Barbara's favorite thing to do. Barbara and her husband Romeo have three dogs: 2 Golden Retrievers (Timon & Pumbaa) and a Husky Mix (Nala). When Barbara's not working at IRAH she's teaching Special Education at Canyon Del Oro High School in Oro Valley. (With IRAH since 06/1997).
Nicole is currently attending Pima Community College pursuing a degree in business with plans to transfer to the University of Arizona. Nicole was born and raised in Tucson. She loves outdoor activities including; hiking, camping, and horseback riding. Most of her free time is spent with her two furry kids, Rocky and Chyla (dogs of course). Nicole enjoys working at IRAH because it challenges her and enables her to learn new things everyday! She says, " My life wouldn't feel right without animals in it."(With IRAH since 04/2008).