About the Author

Ashley started her veterinary career with Banfield Pet Hospital in 2011. In 2014, she began working for her current practice, where she is now a senior technician. In 2015, Ashley graduated from Hillsborough Community College and became a certified veterinary technician. She received her bachelor’s of applied science in veterinary technology with honors from St. Petersburg College in 2018. She is currently working on her VTS in canine/feline practice. Ashley was the inaugural recipient of The Bridge Club’s Bright Minds Out of the Box Thinker Award in 2021. She has a passion for continuing education and feline gastrointestinal disease.