Meet Our California Pet CPR Instructors

 

Susie Waters RVT

Born and raised in Southern California, Susie Waters lives in Huntington Beach with her family and their three Dachshunds, Allie, Tango & Cash. She has worked in the veterinary field for 25 years both as a Veterinary Technician and as Hospital Director. She is the proud mother of two children, a daughter who is in High School and a son, who also works as veterinary technician. She enjoys traveling with a team of volunteer veterinarians and technicians offering free spay and neuters to communities in countries that lack the funds and availability of veterinary care.

Angela Omadhebor, RVT

Angela has been working in wildlife rescue and rehabilitation for 22 years, her first volunteer job was at Wildcare in San Rafael. Angela has spent the last 19 years working as a Registered Veterinary Technician providing nursing care on small animals. During this time Angela has worked at the San Francisco SPCA where she gained invaluable experience working with shelter animals and feral cats. This led her into emergency and critical care medicine which she worked for 8 years mainly with the awesome Pet Emergency in Berkeley. Angela also worked as an instructor for 5 years in a RVT program where she realized how much she loved and enjoyed teaching. In her free time, Angela enjoys watching movies with her 3 rescue cats: Zedicus, Prissy and Udo, hiking to waterfalls with her 2 rescued Chihuahuas: Oviano and Vieze whom she hopes to soon introduce to kayaking. Angela also enjoys working with reptiles many of whom she has rescued, 3 Tortoises: Ologbo, Rusalka, and Sundrop. Angela is an avid reader of Sci-fi and Fantasy, but also enjoys continuing to research and learn more about animal care and is currently working towards learning more about massage therapy, acupressure, and essential oils for animals. Throughout her career, Angela has continued to volunteer, working with and feeding feral cat colonies as well as volunteering in wildlife rescue and rehabilitation with Iggdrasil Urban wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation.