About the Author
Rachel earned her Bachelor of Science degree in veterinary technology from Purdue University in 2017. After graduation, she joined the ICU/ER department at Purdue University Veterinary Teaching Hospital. In 2021, she achieved her Veterinary Technician Specialist credential in emergency and critical care. Rachel has a passion for caring for critically ill patients and helping them maintain comfort and mobility during their hospitalization. Rachel became certified in veterinary massage and rehabilitation therapy in June 2022. She currently works in the physical rehabilitation department at Purdue and helps teach veterinary nursing students the fundamentals of physical rehabilitation.