Dr. Venkat Yeruva graduated from veterinary school in 1996 and practiced veterinary medicine in a mixed animal practice until 2004. In 2006 he moved to the USA and completed his board exam (North American Veterinary Licensing exam) through the AVMA. His clinical training was completed at the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri in 2007. After that he began working as a veterinarian in a small animal practice in Ohio. Dr. Yeruva moved to Tampa, Florida in 2008. Since then he has worked at non-profit and private practices in the Tampa area. His special interest is in internal medicine, general and emergency surgery, acupuncture, and holistic medicine.
Dr. Yeruva married since 1996, lives with wife and two kids (one 2 legged and one four legged).
Miranda graduated from USF in 2016 with a Bachelors degree in Biomedical Science. She has worked in the Veterinary field for about 8 years now. She has always had a strong passion for helping and working with animals. In her spare time she enjoys yoga, traveling, and spending time with her fur babies (2 dogs and 2 rabbits).
Rachel graduated from USF with a bachelors degree in Marine Biology and a focus in behavioral psychology. She has worked extensively with marine and exotic animals in regards to medical treatment and training programs. Rachel is currently furthering her education in order to apply to vet school. She wants to specialize in aquatics to perform surgery and rehabilitation on marine animals. Rachel loves coming to work knowing that she can make a difference in an animals life, whether it be through medical treatment or just giving some love!
Jessica was born and raised in Palm Bay, Florida where she lived with her family’s many animals, until she moved to USF in 2016 to pursue a Bachelor’s degree. She is preparing to graduate from USF in December 2019, then apply to vet school, where she can continue her journey to heal and love animals of all shapes and sizes. In her spare time, Jessica loves to create art in all forms, play music, and spend time with her cats and fish.
Alyssa grew up in California before moving to Florida in 2009. She wants to be a veterinarian in the near future and she is currently in college at Hillsborough community college for veterinary medicine. she has 2 younger brothers and a 6 year old sister that is her world. Her fur babies include 4 cats, 2 dogs, and a very fluffy rabbit.
Cherish is an experienced groomer with over 10 years of experience. She is very passionate about taking extreme care of all her pets in the salon and making them look fabulous! Cherish has two pets of her own at home, Vee and Diva. When she is not at work, she is with her kids and pups.