Our Team

Our staff of expert veterinary doctors and skilled vet assistants and technicians are ready to help when your pet needs us. Contact us today to learn more.

Hospital Manager

Oralia Lara, HM

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Oralia has been with us for 25 years, she is our hospital manger and she got into the field because of her absolute love of animals. She enjoys working with her amazing team. Outside of work, Oralia is a very active member of the community, her and her dog Carlie volunteers with Carlsbad Pet Therapy, and she also helps with dog training classes. When Oralia is not hard at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband Joe and their dog Carlie.

Stephanie

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Stephanie, one of our wonderful veterinarian technicians has been with us for over three years but hails from New England. Her favorite part of the job is doing dentals, learning as much as possible, and working with senior cat Animals have always been an integral part of her life and continue not only in her job but also in her personal life. While not at home , Stephanie enjoys spending all her free time with her two English Pointers Emerson and Arya, and ferocious house lion, Walden.

Vet Tech

Veronica Valdez

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Veronica has been with our clinic for over a year but has been in the industry for about 5 years. Veronica’s favorite part of the job is the technical duties such as lab work and I.V. catheters. Something you may not know is that Veronica is also a Certified Nursing Assistant. When she’s not busy at work she enjoys spending time with her family, including her two dogs and two cats. She enjoys country cruising.

Brandy Cole

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She is one of our newest members, working as a veterinarian technician. She grew up around horses and cattle but enjoys being around the smaller animals. She is also a member of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma. She has a border collie named Liberty whom loves to play fetch. Brandy enjoys all outdoor activities such as fishing, skydiving, and swimming. When she is not at work she enjoys cooking out with her family and friends.

Receptionist/Vet Tech

Isis Madrid

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Isis has been at our clinic for three years! Isis is a veterinarian technician but can often be seen up front helping out our reception desk. As such a integral part of our team, she helps out anyone and everyone that needs it. With 4 cats, 4 dogs, a snake and a bird at home, her love of animals is apparent. Since kindergarten, Isis has wanted to be a veterinarian and is currently going to school to be a licensed vet tech! Isis’ favorite part of the job is being able to watch the animals that we see as babies grow up into adulthood. When not busy at work, she enjoys relaxing at home with her husband and three kids.

Receptionist

Sheila Smith

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Sheila has been at our clinic for over a year now but has been in the industry for over 14 years! Sheila has always had a love for animals big and small which is very evident when you know that she has 5 dogs, 3 rats, 2 snakes, a fish and a bird at home! Sheila’s favorite part of the job is interacting with all the different animals that come through the clinic. When she has any down time, she likes to kickback with her family and watch their favorite shows. Sheila’s heart goes out to helping not only animals, but also humans. We are so lucky to have such an amazing woman to work with!

Brittney Boyd

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Brittney has been with us since June 2017 and has been an invaluable member of our team! Brittney is a very hard worker, always has a smile on her face and compassionate to say the least. Brittney loves helping other people’s family pets but her favorite part about her job is getting to see all the young puppies and kittens grow up. When not at work she spends time with her husband Cody and their two dogs Faith and Grace and a fish named Leonard. She enjoys gardening, baking and all outdoor activities.

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