Kennel Attendant Vanessa RaisanenOur Veterinary Assistant, Vanessa, is always eager and enthusiastic when interacting with pets! Currently enrolled in a Veterinary Technician program, Vanessa works at Bellwood Animal Hospital around her class schedule. She also has an associates degree in arts, as well as a wealth of experience taking care of animals.

Vanessa was destined for a life with animals as she has been riding her family's horses since she was five years old. Vanessa now has several other pets in addition to horses, including rabbits, cats and chickens. Outside of work and school, Vanessa enjoys boating and helping others look after their animals.