Erin Peterson

Veterinary Technician Veterinary Teaching Hospital


About Erin

Erin is from Norco, California. She worked as a firefighter, an EMT, and a phlebotomist before becoming a veterinary technician. She graduated from Front Range Community College in 2019 with an associate degree in veterinary technology. Erin began working as a CVT at Paws ‘N Claws in Fort Collins before joining CSU’s urgent care department in 2020. Her favorite aspects of veterinary medicine are helping people and their pets in times of emergency and being able to educate owners and help them be the best pet parents they can be. Erin and her husband Christopher are parents to four children: Alexandra, Addison, Ashley, and Logan. They have two Italian greyhounds, Ella and Maddie, and a blue-fronted Amazon named Blue Belle. In her free time, Erin is known for her green thumb and enjoys all things plants! She is currently learning all about Brackish and saltwater aquariums.