At Hazel Ridge, our Vet Assistants are a key member of our team. Their jobs include getting the patient’s vitals before the doctor comes in for the exam. Assisting the doctors with the treatment of your pets, performing lab tests and client education. You may also see them in the Receptionist box checking you in or out.



Jill L.
Jill started at Hazel Ridge in 2007. She also works at the Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary, first as a volunteer and then as a staff member. There she cares for a wide variety of domestic and wild animals. Her hobbies include camping, hiking, rafting, and working outdoors as well as spending time with her dogs and horses.

“In order to keep a true perspective of one’s importance, everyone should have a dog that will worship him and a cat that will ignore him.”
-Dereke Bruce, Taipei, Taiwan