When Erica Heine isn’t walking dogs or petting cats, she’s at the gym. This strong lady is our most accomplished power walker. She has serious kitty crushes and drives across town to visit her favorites. Another vet tech, her knowledge base helps us all be smarter. Loves cross eyed cats and powerlifting. In that order.
AKA: None that ever stuck
I’m in charge of: Giving dogs a good workout, smothering pets with hugs and kisses, and whispering to cats.
Since: May 2013
Breed: An athletic mutt, like a pit mix
My Furry Family: Ariel: feisty pug/schnauzer mix, Cody: sweet pug, Maya: independent white/grey kitty, Bliss: lovable male orange tabby, Navi: female long brown hair tabby who’s more like a dog, Luna: female long white/grey hair who acts like a silly goose, Mitzy: female tuxedo kitty, Bliss’s girlfriend and Luna’s litter sis.
My Favorite Walk: Duke Gardens
My Favorite Place to Nap: My bed
My Favorite Treat: Chocolate
My Favorite Game: Anything that makes me sweat!
Best Toy Ever: My boxing gloves
Best Thing to do on a Sunny Day: Lay out
Best Thing to do on a Rainy Day: Snuggle up in bed and watch scary movies
Best Gift Ever: My life
My Super Power would be: Read and control minds
Life Philosophy: “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined.” – Thoreau
If I could say one thing to the whole world: PEACE
The Animal I Fear Most: Sharks
I collect: Day of the Dead memorabilia
I am a Geek when it comes to: Musculoskeletal Anatomy
Everyone should read: listen to NPR’s RadioLab
Favorite Bad Movie: Crossroads