Carol Young

Registered Veterinary Technician

15+ years of experience as a registered veterinary technician

New Mexico, USA

Carol Young


  • Over 15 years experience as a credentialed veterinary technician with experience in emergency, critical care, internal medicine, surgical assisting, anesthesia and day practice.
  • 2021 President of the New Mexico Registered Veterinary Technician Association.
  • Freelance writer offering content on veterinary and pet-related content.


Carol is a 2006 graduate from the Bel-Rea Institute of Veterinary Technology in Denver, Colorado (USA) where she obtained an AAS in veterinary technology.

Carol also has a PhD in Biological Anthropology from the University of Colorado, Boulder (USA).


Carol has worked in specialty, emergency, mixed animal and general veterinary practices, and enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine.  Her special areas of interest include anesthesia, critical care, emergency, dentistry, internal medicine and small animal nutrition.   

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