Meet The Team

Veterinary Technician/Assistants



Olivia is our full time vet assistant and kennel assistant.  She recently graduated the U of I and will be applying for vet school so that she can follow her dream of becoming a veterinarian. 


In her spare time, when she isn't working hard, she enjoys making wonderful art and cooking amazing meals. She shares her house with her Budgie, Jeri, and her Boston Terrier mix, Floyd.





Kylee is one of our part time vet assistants and kennel assistants. She recently graduated from the University of Illinois and plans to apply to vet school soon to become a large animal veterinarian.


In her spare time, she enjoys playing volleyball, baking, and spending time outdoors. She currently has one cat, Nova to snuggle with.  




Justin is one of our part time veterinary and kennel assistants. He is a third-year undergraduate at the U of I. He hopes to pursue a dual DVM/PhD program in the future to integrate research and clinical medicine.


Besides studying and working at the clinic, Justin is an avid rower, swimmer, and enjoys traveling. 




Krista is one of our receptionist. She is a military brat who moved all over the world. Her favorite place to live was Okinawa, Japan. She has settled in Illinois with her husband, three cats, three dogs, two horses, and some chickens. 


In her spare time, she loves reading, gaming, and crafting. She also helps teach a sign language class. Krista wants to work in law enforcement to follow her passion of helping those in need. 


Groomer/ Receptionist



Alysa is joined us as our groomer in 2019. She loves being able to transform a scruffy pet into a masterpiece. Although dogs are her speciality, Alysa can also groom cats including full lion cut haircuts. 


In 2022, Alysa has also jumped into the position of afternoon receptionist. 


She shares her life with her husband and their three dogs, Rakan, Xayah, and Gracie. In her spare time, she enjoys camping and boating with her family and playing games with friends.