Veterinary Assistant and Farm Boarding Manager
Specialty: Veterinary Assistant
Mario joined Midwest Veterinary Dental Services in 2015.
Mario grew up in Guadalajara, Mexico on a horse and cattle farm. He came to the US in 1998. In 2002 he started working at a hunter/jumper barn and later went on to manage a dressage barn.
Mario is passionate about caring for horses and has experience in many areas including grooming, handling, horse transportation, and barn management.
Mario is married to Shannon and they have 2 daughters, Isabella and Josephine. Shannon shares Mario’s love of horses and rides dressage with her Saddlebred, Johnny Cash and Warmblood, Cruise. Their daughter Isabella enjoys riding her pony, Monte.
Mario and Shannon also have a business, Merry Muckers, which specializes in horse care when owners need help or are on vacation. In his spare time, Mario enjoys watching soccer, travelling and spending time with his family.