Meet The Team

Veterinary Technician/Assistants

Elisa 

 

Elisa is our full time vet assistant. She is from the Bloomington area and recently graduated from the U of I. She hopes to continue her dreams of becoming a veterinarian and loves research. 

 

Elisa has a sweet dog named Sally that she loves to go on outside adventures with. 

Paula

 

Paula is one of our part time vet assistants and kennel assistants. Her family is from the Chicago suburbs area. She is currently a student at the U of I but will be graduating soon. After graduation, she hopes to continue in the veterinary field and is interested in microbiology, particularly in cancer cells. 

 

Paula enjoys spending time with her family and boyfriend and shares her home with her family dog, Cupcake, and her roommate's dog Toby. 

 

Olivia

 

Olivia is one of our part time vet assistants and kennel assistants.  She is currently a student at the U of I and will be graduating soon. After school, she hopes to 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. 

Taylor

 

Taylor is one of our part time vet assistants and kennel assistants. She is currently in school at the U of I and will graduate soon. She loves wildlife and hopes to return to helping sick and injured wildlife after school. 

 

Taylor loves all animals and has a house full of pets including cats, dogs, fish, and pet rats. Her favorite animal is a flamingo. 

Receptionists

Krista

 

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, and two horses. 

 

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

Alysa 

 

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

 

She lives in the Rantoul area with her husband and their two dogs, Rakan and Xayah. In her spare time, she enjoys camping and boating with her family.