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Michelle started at Sawnee Animal Clinic in 2007. Prior to that, she graduated from North Georgia College & State University in 2006 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She has three cats named Isis, Onyx and Zaria and a Shepherd/Collie mix named Patton. May 2016 Michelle's family will increase to include a husband, 3 children and, after the chaos calms down, an adopted canine sister. Eventually, when Michelle and the kids harass their dad enough and he caves in, a couple goats will complete the family.
Anna became a part of our team in 2013 when she completed an internship with Animal Behavior College to become a Veterinary Assistant. Her husband served in the U.S Navy for 4 years and was stationed in San Diego, California. While living there they rescued a long haired cat named Pretty. Since joining Sawnee Animal Clinic, they also rescued a shih-tzu named Chico. Outside of her 2 fur babies and 5 nieces and nephews, Anna and her husband are now expecting their first child. She and her mom are immense Braves fans and enjoy catching a game any chance they get.
Nina graduated from Berry College in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She has always had a passion for animals and enjoys seeing all of the different types of animals that come into the clinic. Her favorite part of the job is working with the farm animals and exotics that come into the clinic. When she's not working, she volunteers for an animal rescue group and loves to go hiking, camping, and traveling. Her parents have a Boxer/Mastiff mix named Buddy and another mix named Rosie. She is an aspiring pig owner and hopes to adopt a dog soon too!
Blanca began her love for animals as a young child when she would visit her grandmother's farm. She was used to seeing all kinds of animals and grew to love them all. She now has one fur baby, a boxer, named Rocky. She also loves to help the community and volunteer at local shelters and spend time with her family on her free time.
Kayla's Biography coming soon!
Cat has been with Sawnee Animal Clinic since 2004. For her, each day brings a different set of challenges and learning experiences. Besides dealing with the pets at the clinic, she also has a small zoo of her own. She has 5 dogs and 5 cats. Alyssa (aka: The Princess) is a German Shepherd/Malinois mix. Brooke, a chocolate lab, is proud to be part of the Dixie Dock Diving Club with many titles earned in Big Air Senior Divisions, as well as Warrior Iron Dog Divisions. In addition to the big dogs, she has Rocky (mix), Ginger (shih-tzu), and Priscilla (dachshund). If this seems like a lot, Cat also has 3 almost grown children, ages 19, 18, and 17. She loves her job and wouldn't think of doing anything else.
Katherine grew up in Cobb County but she and her son moved to this area 13 years ago and haven't regretted it since. Her love for animals began at a young age. As a little girl her family had chickens, a horse and 2 cats. Her family now consist of her 20 year old son, dog Chevy (a.k.a. her other son) and cat Nova. Her passion for animals as well as the medical field makes this her dream job.
Kala has had a passion for animals of every kind from a very young age. She is currently raising five leopard geckos: Gubby, Quartzy, Lucille, Ralphy, and Pepper, and has plans to extend her reptile family. Her passion is in naturalistic lifestyles and holistic medicine, and plans on incorporating these things into an animal-based career. When not caring for her pets or working, she can be found exploring the outdoors and doing yoga. She is also an avid animal rights activist and strives to spread respect and compassion for all living creatures.