Dawn Bolka, LVT

Credentialed Veterinary Technician

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Dawn Bolka, LVT

Credentialed Veterinary Technician

Dawn has been a veterinary technician for the past 38 years. She started working in research at Purdue University. She continued teaching veterinary technician and veterinary students in the ICU, small-animal clinic, and parasitology departments. She has also worked in multiple small-animal clinics, occasionally working with exotics. She came to Banfield six years ago and has enjoyed working here and says she plans to retire from here. Dawn has two grown children, one of whom is an emergency veterinarian in Virginia. The other works in a factory in Indiana. She has two small dogs, a miniature Poodle and a Pomeranian mix. She currently lives with and helps care for her aunt.

About Dawn Bolka


Purdue University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Associate's degree in Veterinary Technology - 12/1982 Indiana Wesleyan University, LEAP Program, Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration - 4/1995

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Years in practice

1983 - 2021


She / her

Language fluency


Personal interests

Knitting and crocheting, needlework, gardening


2 dogs

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