Certified Veterinary Technician

Meet Cynthia!

Education: Bachelor of Arts, English Education, Michigan State University; Master’s of Music in Vocal Performance, UCONN; Associate Degree in Science: Veterinary Technology, Northwestern Connecticut Community College

Advanced Credentials::

  • Companion Animal Therapeutic Laser Treatment:  Trained to perform laser treatments, that are highly effective when treating chronic conditions, acute conditions, and post- surgical pain and inflammation
  • Fear-Free™ Certified:  Trained to utilize the practices, methods and tools that serve to calm our veterinary patients and to create a low-stress environment –all to help promote more compassionate healthcare !

Advanced Clinical Experience: 7- years of clinical experience. 

Tenure at Advanced Veterinary Care:  6- years.

Why Advanced Veterinary Care?: “The opportunity to work with exotic pets, as well as interact with clients from the area whom I know.”

Advanced Care: What She Loves About Her Job! “I love working with our exotic patients, especially reptiles. I also enjoy getting to know all of our clients, and working with them and our doctors to make a real difference in the health of our patients.”

Current Pets:

  • Dogs: Gus & Daisy, both pit bull crosses
  • Cats:  Smudge, Toffee, Alvin, Pandora & Jinx
  • Doves: Ophelia & Lily
  • Rabbit:  Quinn, a lion head
  • Lizards: Sunny, a bearded dragon; Fiona, a gargoyle gecko
  • Snakes:  Verdi, a green tree python; Tippy, a ball python; Calaf, a Mandarin rat; Izzy, an eastern rat; Bandit, a Red Rat ; Pool Boy, a tangerine Honduran milk; Theo, a red-tailed boa; Perseus, a diamond python AND  Sherbet, an albino whitewater rosy boa!


376 Scott Swamp Road
Route 6 (Next to Mama Luke's East of Wal*Mart)
Farmington, Connecticut, 06032

Phone: (860) 677-0309
Fax: 860-677-0805

Location Hours
Monday7:30am – 6:00pm
Tuesday7:30am – 6:00pm
Wednesday7:30am – 6:00pm
Thursday7:30am – 6:00pm
Friday7:30am – 6:00pm
Saturday8:00am – 12:00pm