Carrie has been working at both hospitals since November 1993. She has been receptionist, technician, and now our Practice Manager. She has been in the veterinary field for over 25 years.
“I started out as a kennel assistant and worked very hard to be in the position I am today. I love my job and wouldn’t change it for the world. I love challenges and every day presents us new ones. ”
Carrie is a member of VHMA. She is married and has two daughters. In her spare time she likes to play with her children, go camping, and go 4-wheeling.
- Tel: 505.275.3647
- Location: 1300 Wyoming NE
Hi! I’m Ashley Richards. I have been a Vet technician since 2000. I am a CVT – Certified Veterinary Technician and I have my Bachelor’s degree in Zoology from Northern Arizona University. Go Lumberjacks! I love my team at TLC and I am proud to work here!
My Husband and I have a daughter and two four-legged daughters as well. We love football, especially The Green Bay Packers.
Internal Medicine & Dentistry
Operations Manager / Surgical Manager
Born and raised right here in Albuquerque, Robert enjoys hiking, camping, painting and drawing, as well as volunteering with the Animal Welfare Department. Father of two fur babies, Doobie and Dakota. Loves any and all animals. Hopes to become a Doctor one day.
Emergency Medicine, Surgeries
Registered Vet Technician
“Sam” – Samantha
My name is Sam. I graduated from Pima medical Institute. My fiancé, Aaron, and I have two dogs: Mr. Wilson and Lilly. They are our children. Animals have always been a passion of mine and I am thrilled to be surrounded by them.
Emergency and critical care
My name is Chris. I’ve been with TLC since 2014. I started as a kennel tech and have worked my way up to Veterinary Assistant. Animals have always been my passion and I’m thankful for the opportunity to do what I love. I enjoy hiking and walking with my dog, Lando, hanging out with friends and playing video games and pretty much anything Star Wars related.
My name is Michelle. I have been in the veterinary field for 13 year. I graduated from PIMA’s first VA class in 2002. I have two wonderful children and 4 four-legged babies. When I’m not at work, I enjoy spending time with my family, camping, gardening and lots of BBQing!
I have been in and out of the veterinary field for 5 years and I’m excited to stick with it. I have a wonderful boyfriend named Brandon and we just had our first son named Bransen in June of 2018. I have 5 adorable dogs, goats and 2 horses. I strive to do my best everyday. I am eager to meet new patients.
Brittany is a graduate of Pima Medical Institute’s Vet Assisting program. She has cared for and been around animals of all sorts and has been active in the field for 3+ years. In her spare time she travels, paints and hangs out with her two loving dogs, Princess & Donna.
Lab work and Internal Medicine
I started as a student in May 2018 and was hired by TLC in July, 2018. Since then, I have been able to enjoy the fun environment and loving animals as well as a kind clientele.
Animal Behaviors / nutrition.
I recently moved to Albuquerque from New Jersey. I have 2 cats, Lita and Charlotte. In my free time, I like to read, crochet, & play video games.
I am currently a biology student at UNM, and have been working towards a career as a veterinarian for most of my academic life. I grew up on a small farm with horses and cattle in northern New Mexico, and am passionate about animals, protecting the environment, and anything that I can do outdoors!