Julia Nelson, BS RVT

Julia joined the Pet Dominion team in April of 2011 and has been working in veterinary medicine over the past 10 years. Prior to working at Pet Dominion, Julia gained extensive experience in an emergency medicine setting. She graduated from the University of Maryland with a degree in Animal Science. Her special interests include surgery and critical care medicine. Julia gained her certification as a veterinary technician in 2012 and has recently been promoted to technician supervisor. She is hoping to continue her education and attend graduate school in the near future.

Anthoni Minor

Anthoni grew up with all different types of animals because he lived in the country with dogs, cats, goats, chickens, rabbits and cows! He has been working in the veterinary medicine field for the past three years. He’s a recent addition to Pet Dominion, but he has previous vet tech experience. He is also in the process of becoming a Certified Veterinary Technician. He lives with two cats of his own.

Devon Youngclaus

Devon joined the team in November 2011. She grew up in a small beach town in Connecticut and went to school in Colorado. She has a very well-loved cat named Sir Walter and always opens her home to foster pets. In her free time, Devon loves to explore DC and try new restaurants.

Alexa Edwards

Hello, my name is is Alexa. I have a biology degree from Hood College. I have been working at Pet Dominion for over a year as a lodging technician, then a vet tech assistant and now as a vet tech. I enjoy playing with the dogs outside and pampering the cats. I have always had a passion for animals since I was 6 years old.

Lisa Johnson

Lisa joined the Pet Dominion team in May 2013. She has over 14 years of experience in the veterinary field. Lisa has training in both surgery and emergency medicine. Animal rescue and rehabilitation has always been an interest of hers and she has taken in up to 20 pets at time when living on a farm in Virginia. Her passions include caring for her 4 boys and 4 step children and is the loving pet owner to a cat named Sherbert.

Julia Libert

Julia Libert has loved animals since childhood.  After working in several different fields, she decided to go back to school in pursuit of her dreams of working in veterinary medicine.  She has been a veterinary technician since 2008, and is delighted to be a new addition to the Pet Dominion family.  She has two rescue dogs, a shepherd/collie mix named Molly and a bulldog mix named Sunny.  When she is not snuggling dogs, working, or in class, she plays roller derby.

Kelsey O’Brien, Technician’s Assistant

I graduated from Salisbury University with a BA in English and a minor in Biology. I have been part of the Pet Dominion team since 2011 and love my lab work! But my favorite part of the job is spending time with all our amazing patients. I currently have two extremely energetic pugs and a sweetheart of pit bull who maintains order in the face of chaos.