About the Instructor

Ethel Strother

Ethel has been working with and around animals for more than 40 years, she has retired from over 25 years of in Animal Services and has been an Instructor for 23 years. Ethel graduated in 1986 with an Associates in General Animal Science and has 30 years of Veterinary Technician experience. She has served on the board of directors for the Texas Animal Control Association for more than 16 years and is a Past President of that Association. 

Certifications Include:

  • Texas Certified Euthanasia Technician/Instructor (DSHS approved)

  • TCOLE Instructor

  • Texas Certified Cruelty Investigator/Instructor

  • Basic-Advanced-Administrative Certified Officer

  • Certified Compassion Fatigue Counselor

  • Certified Animals In Disasters Responder

  • National Animals in Disaster Responder

  • Equine Cruelty Investigations and Instructor with over 40 years of Equine/Livestock experience

  • Texas Notary

  • Certified in Animal Cold Laser Therapy