Zumbrota Veterinary Clinic - Zumbrota, MN - Our Staff

Zumbrota Veterinary Clinic

1901 Roscoe Avenue
Zumbrota, MN 55992



Technician Staff

Dawn Braaten, CVT

Dawn grew up in Elgin, MN, and received her Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) degree from the University of Minnesota, Waseca in1991.  She became a technician because of her love of working with people and their pets.  She lives in Pine Island and has 4 children: Zach, Tayler, Jacob, and Michael, and 2 dogs:  Mia and Slick.  In her spare time, Dawn enjoys reading, cooking, walking her dogs, and spending time with her family. 


Dee O'Reilly

Dee grew up on a farm near Goodhue, where animals were daily companions.  The love of all animals led her to the Veterinary Technician program at Globe University in Eau Claire, WI.  Upon receiving her degree in 2017, Dee moved back to Goodhue and began her career as a small animal Vet Tech.  
When she isn't seen at the Zumbrota Veterinary Clinic, Dee enjoys reading, 4-wheeling, and summer weekends at the cabin.  And, of course, spending time with her Australian Shepherd, Rory.



Kelsey Scrodin

Kelsey was born and raised in a suburb of Minneapolis and moved to Rochester in 2010.  She then graduated from the Veterinary Technician program at Rochester Community and Technical College in 2012.  Kelsey now resides in Pine Island with her husband Evan, and two children, Jackson and Jace.  She has two dogs, Apollo and Opie, and a cat, Bandit.  Her favorite part of her job is educating clients on all the care their furry babies need.  In her free time, Kelsey enjoys summer activities like swimming or playing sports and games with her kids, and just being outside to enjoy the sun.

Angela Frederick

Angela grew up in Goodhue and is currently living there with her family: husband, Niles, and their four children, Nora, Brynn, Lucas, and Emily.  Their family also includes one dog, Xena, and cats, Jewels, Frankie, and Snickers.   Angela received her Veterinary Technician degree from Rochester Community and Technical College in 2005, and says her favorite part of being a Vet Tech is witnessing the joy and fun pets bring our lives.  In her free time, she enjoys camping, boating, reading, and bonfires.