Veterinary Assistant

  • Education: Moorpark College’s Exotic Animal Training and Management (EATM) Program; Ventura College
  • Hometown: Ventura, CA
  • Pets: Jake the Snake Jenkins (dog), Goose Van Thunderbolt (dog), a sphynx kitten on the way, and a few reptiles, insects, and arachnids

Daron graduated from the EATM Program at Moorpark College in Moorpark, CA in 2009. She received her AA, as well as certificates in Wildlife Education, Animal Training, and Animal Behavior and Management, with a focus in Veterinary Science. She has worked in many different fields in the animal industry, veterinary medicine having always been a passion.

Daron joined Moore Veterinary Care in 2013. She loves working alongside and sharing responsibilities with Cassie and Ellen, and learns from Dr. Moore every day. She also works for the National Disaster Search Dog Foundation, as well as Rose Exotic Reptiles.

Her special interests include animals (with a focus on the more exotic and scaly kinds), music, art, nature, tea, individuality, and equality.

“How many people can say they get to be with their friends and work at the same time?? We all get along so well because we’re all so crazy about animals…we’re like our own little amazingly weird family, and it works!”

Pet Health Checker
Use our Pet Health Checker tool to help you decide if your pet's symptoms require immediate attention or if you should continue to monitor those symptoms at home.

Location Hours
Monday9:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday9:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday9:00am – 12:00pm
Thursday9:00am – 12:00pm
Friday9:00am – 5:00pm

Pet Health Library
We share the same goal – ensuring your animal companion is healthy and happy! Check out our library to find out more!