Wyoming Veterinary Technician Association

PO Box 34
Cody, WY 82414



Tia Schackelford, AAS, CVT


Tia Schackelford, AAS, CVT


Tia is a Wyoming native, who has been in Laramie for over ten years. She graduated from Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology in March 2012 and passed her VTNE (Veterinary Technician National Exam) shortly after that. Her favorite aspects of animal care are patient recovery, senior care, and working with fearful patients. When she is not at work, you can find her paddle boarding, spending time outside in the summer, and skiing in the winter! She’s a momma, as well as a dog mom to her 2 Great Danes.