Victoria Elam

 Victoria Elam, CVT

Interesting things about Vicki…

  • Graduated from Walter Reed Army Institute of Research as a VAHT (Veterinary Animal Health Technician) in 1978.  Became a CVT (Credentialed Veterinary Technician) in Wisconsin in 1988 and acquired my VTS (Veterinary Technician Specialty) in Lab Animal Research Anesthesia in 2016.
  • Vicki works full time with Non-human Primates and has have trained multiple people from around the world, primate anesthesia.  Including, going to China three times to train and oversee staff at a primate facility in Nanning for a Parkinson’s project.
  • She enjoys kayaking, traveling, horseback riding, football and family!
  • In 2001 when she was the President of the Wisconsin Veterinary Technician Association and suffered a very traumatic horseback riding accident that took about 2 years of rehab to get back on her feet.  She crushed a vertebrae, fractured her ankle, hand, ribs and my head.  Yes, she still rides!

Badger Veterinary Hospital invests in their employee’s careers, wellness and continuing education.  This is a part time job for me and gives me the opportunity to see clients and their pets and to learn the up to date practices that are ever changing.  I have dedicated 39 years of my life working with animals in a career that I can honestly say I love everyday!

Contact Vicki: velam@badgervet.com