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
Hi! I am Shannon. I found my place here at TLC Pet Hospital in 2008 and couldn’t imagine working anywhere else! My fiancé and I have 5 dogs and 3 cats. In my spare time I enjoy console gaming and thanks to my fiancé, an automotive enthusiast.
Medical Interests: Geriatric care and Surgery
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
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!
“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
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!
I graduated from PIMA Medical Institute in the spring of 2019. Caring for animals has always been my passion. I hope to become a doctor some day. In my spare time I enjoy traveling, going on adventurous hikes and we can’t forget…hanging out with my fur baby, Candie.
Medical Interests: Surgery, General practice
I was born on a military base in Bethesda, MD. I moved to New Mexico in the 4th grade and have lived here ever since. I have a passion for animals and plan on continuing my education in veterinary medicine. I have 1 fur baby named Titus. I’m interested in video games, reading and medicine.
Medical Interests: surgery, nutrition and general practice