SophieTechnician Assistant & Animal Care Specialist
Sophie came to join our team by sheer educational inquiry! As a student at UTA; working on her pre-requisites for future Veterinary School, she visited one day hoping to shadow our doctors over the summer for credits, but we did her one better! She's currently working for us as one of our compassionate kennel team members AND training to be a Technician Assistant! Sophie is the proud mommy to great danes, Lucy and Gus!! We're thrilled to have Sophie with us!
Sophie pictured here with 'Chica,' one our regular boarding pets and our June 2019 Pet of the Month. Photo Cred. https://www.menarystudio.com/
KeelyLead Veterinary Technician
Keely maintains her license as our only full-time licensed veterinary technician and has been a technician since 2014. She is also Fear-Free certified. On her off-time Keely relaxes at home or with friends. She and her husband, Bryce, live with their 2 dogs; Nora, a Tamaskan and Pipsqueak, a terrier mix!! Keely has a big hand in training all of our medical staff as well as keeping our hospital stocked for our amazing patients!
Keely pictured here with, 'Ossy,' one of our regular doggie day care pets! Photo Cred. https://www.menarystudio.com/
LauraLicensed Veterinary Technician
Laura joined our team in April 2011. She graduated from Cedar Valley College Veterinary Technician program and is Fear Free certified. With a previous background in education and science from UNT, learning is something she enjoys and continues to do. She works with Dallas Veterinary Dentistry during the week so she can pursue her Vet Tech Specialist Certification in Dentistry. Laura and her husband, Kurt, have 3 dogs and a cat. They love to travel and explore new places whenever possible.
Laura pictured here with, 'Marley,' one of our regular boarding pets! Photo Cred. https://www.menarystudio.com/
Nico is our resident funny-guy. Born and raised in Colombia, Nico and his family moved to
the States around 2008. A transplant from Stephen F Austin, Nico pursues his education at UTA in hopes to graduate onto veterinary school.
When he’s not busy at the hospital, Nico plays college ultimate frisbee and can be seen at local dog parks with his girlfriend, Lexie, and their dog, Ossy.
Nico pictured with 'Beau,' one of our regular boarding pets and brother to 'Max,' seen in other photos. Photo Cred: https://www.menarystudio.com/
Briyana is one of our most experienced techs, having been a technician since 2003. You can trust her with all your pet questions. When Briyana is off the clock she becomes an avid traveler. At home she spends her time enjoying a good book. She hopes to go back to school to pursue a PhD in veterinary public health with a concentration in Disaster management.
Briyana pictured here with, 'Dixie,' one of our regular boarding pets! Photo Cred. https://www.menarystudio.com/
Karley came to us from an exclusively feline hospital, so she’s well versed in handling and caring for our feline friends and family as she has been a veterinary technician for over 10 years. When Karley’s not busy here at the hospital, she travels the world and explores other cultures with her husband Frank!
Karley pictured here with, 'Finley,' one of our boarding pets! Photo Cred. https://www.menarystudio.com/
Brittany came to join our team in February of 2019. Brittany began in the veterinary field in 2017! She and husband, James, live with a dog named 'Diamond, and a cat names 'Nala.' In their spare time they like to watch movies together and spend time with family!
Brittany pictured here with, 'Chica,' one of our regular boarding pets and our June 2019 Pet of the Month! Photo Cred. https://www.menarystudio.com/