​​France Ave Pet Hospital, Inc.
3701 W Old Shakopee Rd, Suite 280, Bloomington MN 55431  952-746-9296
Bush Lake Pet Hospital, Inc.
7700 W Old Shakopee Rd, Bloomington MN 55438   952-944-5320


Dr. Ernest Drager graduated from the University of Minnesota Veterinary College in 1983. He opened Bush Lake Pet Hospital in 1984 and France Avenue Pet Hospital in 2004.  Dr. Drager is a member of the Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association and the Minnesota Veterinary Hospital Association.  Dr. Drager has been serving the Bloomington-Eden Prairie area for more than 32 years.  He is well known and respected veterinarian who has a great deal of experience.  He has an honest practical style and personality that most people really appreciate.  Come meet him.  You’ll be impressed.  We love him.  He loves his job so much that he says, “I will never retire!”

Cindy is a Certified Veterinary Technician who lives in the south metro with her husband and 3 children. Her family owns and cares for many pets of all shapes and sizes, they also foster dogs for Minnesota Greyhound Rescue. She has been a certified technician for over 25 years, although some years were spent focusing on family care, she is very happy to be back working with all the animals and lovely people. 

Jackie has been working in the Veterinary Medicine field since 2010, graduating from Argosy University in 2013.  Working for our Bush Lake Pet Hospital location since 2016, she has very strong customer service skills, always going the extra mile for our clients and their pets. She loves all animals but has a special affection for cats. Jackie has three children and two kittens named Jack-Jack and Evie.  In her spare time, she likes to hang out with her children and enjoys painting and running.

Theresa, as a Veterinary Assistant and receptionist, feels that she has the best job in the world.  Every day is an adventure in the world of animals.  She looks forward to each day and what it may bring.  She has lived in the Twin Cities most of her life and has 2 daughters.  She fondly remembers her home being called the animal house when they were growing up.  From dogs to rats, and guinea pigs, she had them all.  Now that her girls are grown and on their own now, it’s Theresa, with Lucy, her little dog and Gypsy, her cat.  On her time off, she loves to be outdoors, go to plays, and entertain at home.  She has been with us since 2004

Lisa has been a valued part of our team since 2004.  She was hired as our receptionist and through the years has gained experience assisting our doctors in many aspects of our clinic.  She provides loving care to all of our clients that come through our doors. She is highly revered by our pet owners as well as our staff.  Lisa lives in the community and enjoys running into our clients outside of the office. Her three adult children come to visit as often as they can.

Dr. Jessica Radtke Maltez is our Veterinarian at the France Avenue Pet Hospital location since June of 2014.  She grew up in MN and completed her education at the U of MN, graduating in 2011 with her Doctorate of Veterinary medicine degree.  She worked in Hudson, WI for 2 ½ years, where she gained a wealth of experience in all aspects of veterinary medicine including surgery, dentistry and internal medicine prior to her joining our team. She enjoys serving our clients and their pet’s trough all stages of their lives and conditions. She provides great passionate care for each pet and likes to educate clients on their care options.  Dr. Jessica is happy to make her home in Bloomington with her husband Raul, her stepson and her two Miniature Schnauzers named Roco and Totti.

Meet the Team