Ericka Ott, RVT
Start date: August 2013
What is your background?
I have an Associates of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology from Stautzenberger College, and I am a Registered Veterinary Technician for small animal (cats and dogs). Before Embrace, I worked at a small animal hospital in Akron, OH and taught at Brown Mackie College’s Vet Tech Program.
Do you have any pets currently?
I have 2 dogs: Jack, English Springer Spaniel-X, and Martha, Black Lab-X and 2 cats: Hercules, plain ol' orange kitty who’s like an octogenarian—he’s super old, and Tigger, gray tabby kitty.
What is your favorite pet-related memory?
Watching my cat, Hercules, being born when I was in 6th Grade!
What’s your favorite thing about Embrace?
The open and honest way they deal with their Pet Parents—No gimmicks, no gotchas. They have a lot of integrity! And they also work hard to keep their Embracers happy and fulfilled—which, as an employee, is amazing!
What do you like to do in your free time?
Read, Golf, Bike the towpath trail, spend time with my family and friends.
What is your favorite quote?
“The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.”-- Mark Twain
Anything else we should know about you?
I have 2 beautiful little girls, Sophia and Audrey, and an amazing husband, Ryan.