Acorn Veterinary Clinic

1340 East Covell Blvd., Suite 101
Davis, CA 95616

(530)753-7580

www.acornvetclinic.com

 

Pam Buckman, RVT

Pam has been with Acorn since 1997.  She earned her degree, as a Veterinary Technician

from Western Career College and passed the board exams to become a Registered

Veterinary Technician.  Pam and her husband Jack live with their two cats, Pam also

has a horse.  In her spare time, she is at the barn riding and hanging out with her horse.


Nicole Bell, RVT

Nicole joined Acorn in 2007. She earned a BA in psychology from UC Davis but chose a

career in veterinary medicine because of her passion and desire to help animals. She earned her

RVT license in 2015. Nicole shares her home and heart with her handsome cat, Pawvarotti.

In her “other life” she is a dancer who trains and performs with a local contemporary dance company. Nicole is thrilled

about the new rehab center! Her dance and gymnastics background combined with her love for animals has given

her the inspiration to study and work in veterinary physical rehabilitation.

 

Kristi Klinger, RVT.

Kristi has been at Acorn since 2004.  She became a Registered Veterinary Technician in 2012. 

She has 1 cat and 2 dogs.  In her spare time, she enjoys doing agility with her 2 Shelties.

 


Alicia Navarro, Receptionist

Alicia has been at Acorn since 2015. In addition to her husband and two children she

has two cats and two dogs. She enjoys spending time outdoors barbequing with friends

and family.

 

Christopher "Jake" Mai, Office Manager

Jake has been at Acorn Veterinary Clinic since 2014 and he has been working in the veterinary

field since 2008. He shares his life with his beautiful wife, 3 mini schnauzers, 2 kitties, and 2 fancy

guppies. His favorite part of being in the veterinary field is having the ability to help those in need and of course

all the adorable puppies and kittens.


Kendra Wiliams, Receptionist

Kendra joined Acorn in 2017. She has an MS in Plant Physiology, and worked in the plant sciences for many years before joining Acorn.

Kendra grew up surrounded by animals of all kinds. She and her husband currently share their home with a clowder of cats, a small school of koi, a flock of hens and one house rabbit. Nieces and nephews along with their dogs and ducks often visit. Kendra is crazy about plants and gardening, and enjoys a variety of other activities including singing, sewing, genealogy, and teaching yoga.


Jennifer Stinson, RVT

Jennifer has been coming to Acorn with her pets since she was a child and officially joined the Acorn Team in 2016. She has two cats and enjoys spending time with family and friends on the weekends.



Gina Israel, Assistant

 

My name is Gina Israel and I am a certified veterinary assistant. My plan is to attend UC Davis and then to become a veterinarian. I live with my dog Trixie and my cat pistachio. I love helping animals here at acorn veterinary clinic!


Zoe

Zoe Muehlenweg, Assistant

Zoe joined Acorn as a vet assistant in 2019. She got her Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science at UC Davis in 2018, where she specialized in companion animals. She has a cat, Kiwi, and enjoys spending her free time painting, sewing, and spending time with her friends and family.


Larissa Abildgaard, Receptionist

Larissa Joined the Acorn reception team in 2019. She enjoys visiting with her three grown children, going on long walks with her three dogs, and paddle boarding.