Meet your fabulous team members here.
Education: Michigan State University, DVM 1984
Hometown: Suburban Detroit, Michigan
Favorite part of the job: Seeing happy families reunited with healthy pets after illness/trauma.
Family: Daughter Dana, brother Rob, 5 horses, 5 chickens, 3 dogs and 7 cats.
Hobbies: I spend my free time playing liberty games with horses, trail riding, Gaidhlig song, and reading.
Superhero name and power: Mana Mamma – I can convince sick animals to eat.
Education: B.S. in Animal Sciences, Oregon State University, 2013
DVM from Oregon State University, 2017
Hometown: Eugene, OR
Favorite Part of the job: Restoring quality of life to animals in trouble, especially difficult cases.
Family members: My parents Greg and Wendy, my younger brother Chris, my two cats Franklin and Max, and my parent's dog Sage.
Hobbies: Zumba, horseback riding, art, hiking and piano.
Superhero name and power: The Great Catzini; cat training.
Education: B.S. Northern Arizona University, DVM University of Tennesse College of Veterinary Medicine, 2019
Hometown: Bullhead City, Arizona
Favorite part of the job: I have a major soft spot for the misfits; tri-'pawds', deaf, blind etc.
Family: Mom, Carrie, Sister, Ruthie, Dad, Howard four uncles and an uncountable number of cousins.
Hobbies: Rock climbing, Netflix binging, open mic nights and refilling my coffee cup.
Superhero name and power: The Musical Polyglot - the ability to speak any language or play any instrument.
Education: University of Oregon, BA in Journalism and Communication 2016. Dana is now a MBA candidate at the University of Oregon's Lundquist College of Business
Hometown: Eugene, OR
Favorite part of the job: Working with such an enthusiastic and dedicated team who is always looking for ways to improve.
Family: Mom Nancy, partner Jose and our fur babies; Everest, Geri, Leslie & Ori.
Hobbies: When I am not playing with animals, you can find me hiking, lifting weights, watching awful films on Netflix and touring Oregon breweries.
Superhero name and power: Musical Gal - I can make almost any situation into a musical!
Education: Rend Lake College, CNA
Hometown: Pinckneyville, IL
Favorite part of the job: From a technical standpoint, I find clinical pathology and parasitology the most fascinating. With dentistry as a close second. From a client care point of view, removing a client's apprehension and replacing it with gratitude and appreciation for the care you have given to their beloved pet.
Family: Two sisters and one brother and my father. I live with my geriatric cat, Speed Racer, a handsome, lovable boxer mix named Halford and a big German Shepherd named Blaze. The dogs rescued me.
Hobbies: Music is everything to me, so I am unsure that something as vital as food and water can be called a hobby. Listening, creating, collecting records, building instruments and recording music are my first love. I also love to get lost in nature.
Superhero name and power: Knucklehead Supreme. Negating negativity and thwarting ne'er do wells and buzzkills with ridiculous rhymes.
Education: University of Maine, BA in Psychology
Carrington College, Associates of Vet Tech
Hometown: Concord, NH
Favorite part of the job: Being able to help animals and their humans.
Family: Jazz, my 13 year old Golden Retriever Mix
Hobbies: D&D, writing, reading, kayaking and baking.
Superhero name and power: Cinema Woman - Able to make perfectly timed movie quotes.
Education: Oregon State University, BS in Biology with a minor in Business, CVT license in 2002 and before that I worked as a cleaning assistant, and assistant/receptionist.
Hometown: Crow, OR
Favorite part of the job: Having something different and unexpected every day. Working with pets and their people to improve their lives and being a source of information for them.
Family: Kids, partner, a labrador, a french bull dog, an elderly cat and 3 well loved nubian goats.
Hobbies: Jiu-jitsu, goat walks, gardening, hiking and random fact sleuthing.
Superhero name and power: Sure Shot
Education: 14 years on the job.
Hometown: Springfield, OR
Favorite part of the job: Being able to help pets and their owners. I love my job.
Family: My kitty, Pretty, daughter, Son in Law, Oscar and grandchildren, Corina, Abril and Andrew. They are the loves of my life.
Hobbies: Working outside in the yard, going to the woods, spending time with my family and reading.
Superhero name and power: Cat Whisperer- I am great at calming spirited kitties.
Education: Florida State University, Bachelors
Hometown: Tallahassee, FL
Favorite part of the job: Working with animals and fellow animal lovers. I love continuing education and learning things on the job.
Family: Saxon, my lab, Thera, my kitty and Catherine, my girlfriend.
Hobbies: Hiking, fishing, beer tasting, photography and reading.
Superhero name and power: Big T, Time Travel
Education: Bachelor in Psychology from the University of Oregon
Lifetime Oregon Nurseryman
One year accounting at LCC
Hometown: Eugene, Salem (I was born in Utah)
Favorite part of the job: Meeting people are their pets. Pet antics, especially dogs that smile and cats whose meows sound like human words.
Family: Minnie, my cat, Rob, my son, Rachel, my daughter and my grandchildren.
Hobbies: Gardening, reading (especially award-winning fiction), and holiday decorating.
Superhero name and power: Queen of Halloween – the ability to fill every room in my home with awesome second-hand Halloween delights and sights.
Education: Animal science at TVCC
Hometown: Harrisburg/Eugene, OR
Favorite part of the job: I love to snuggle the animals. I love to nurse animals back to health. There is always something new to learn.
Family: Noah, my son and Dakota, my leopard appaloosa.
Hobbies: Horseback riding, drawing, playing music and hunting. I am a western artsy gal!
Superhero name and power: Wonderwoman/Superwoman. My grandpa nicknamed me that since I had Noah because I am strong and tough. I also work till I drop, I try to take on more than needed. Being a mom has made me strong in many ways.
Education: University of Idaho, BFA in Graphic Design
Hometown: Lindsay, CA
Favorite part of the job: Helping animals and their people feel better and stay healthy.
Family: The dogs; Sam, Cocoa, Ozzy, Jack, Maggie, and Timmy. The cats; Loki, Sheeba, and Jagger. My human son Charlie and my other half Dave.
Hobbies: Art, music, nature, animals and theater.
Superhero name and power: Mighty Midge with Dynomite Personality!
Education: Over 13 years spent in veterinary medicine.
Hometown: Hillsboro, OR
Favorite part of the job: Supporting the priceless relationship between pets and their people.
Family: Husband, two daughters, and my feline California Girl
Hobbies: Digging in the garden and exploring the PNW.
Superhero name and power: There are just too many super powers to choose from. :)
Hometown: Springfield, OR
Favorite part of the job: Getting to work with and help animals.
Family: My mom Daphne, dad David, sister Bre, brother Nate, chihuahua Leyla, cockapoo Chewie, Siamese cat Pippin and bearded dragon Ares.
Hobbies: Playing DND and painting miniatures.
Superhero name and power: Dogman. I am really 12 dogs in a human costume.
Educaction: San Juan College, AA in Human Services and Northern Arizona University, BA in Anthropology. I have also spent 10 years in social services.
Hometown: Farmington, NM
Favorite part of the job: Seeing how much humans love and care for their pets, and seeing them leave feeling good about treatment, care and the advice they have received.
Family: Koda Bear, my jack russel terrier; Baxter Bug, my chiweenie, 4 sisters (1 biological and 3 adopted), mom, dad and my friends that I consider family.
Hobbies: Hiking, traveling, exploring, cooking, watching superhero movies (especially everything marvel), roller skating, playing pinball, board games and watercolor painting.
Superhero name and power: Souper Cook! I pride myself on my ability to make a meal out of random things I find in my kitchen. I would also love to be a contestant on Chopped one day.
Education: High School diploma, also studied at Lane, Linn-Benton and Chemeketa Community College.
Hometown: Coos Bay, OR
Favorite part of the job: Getting to learn new things every day while working with animals.
Family: Toru & Apollo kitties, and my partner Matt.
Hobbies: Foraging, hiking, painting, going to music concerts and hanging out with family and friends.
Superhero name and power: The Foraging Fairy - I can locate and identify various plants and fungi of the forest.
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