Heather Prendergast, RVT, CVPM, graduated from St Petersburg College in Florida with an Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology in 2000. She also holds a Bachelors Degree in Animal Science from New MexicoStateUniversity. Heather has over 20 years experience in the field of Veterinary Medicine, and consults for Nestle Purina Pet Care Company. In 2009, Heather completed the requirements and test to became a Certified Veterinary Practice Manager (CVPM). Heather commonly teaches courses related to veterinary technology and practice management.