Tasha is a lifelong horse enthusiast and accomplished rider. She has completed the Regional Occupational Program course as a Veterinary Assistant and completed her Veterinary Technician program at Veterinary Allied Staff Education. She has experience in handling, training, riding, showing horses and has two of her own. Tasha has been involved in Santa Cruz County Pony Club as a C2 rated member. She practices low stress handling techiques for dogs and cats. She has many years experience in a small animal veterinary hospital caring for dogs and cats with compassion. She shares her life with two rescue dogs, Copper and Ollie who are frequent blood donors for critical patients. She has been an important member of the Coast Veterinary Services team since 2009.