Practice Manager / Hospital Administrator

    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.


      CVT/Client Care Coordinator

      Ashley is a CVT. She rejoined our practice last month because she missed working as a technician! She is married and they have a 4 year old daughter. They also have a dog named Putter. Ashley is a huge Packers fan & loves football! 

      Medical Interests:

      Internal Medicine & Dentistry


          Vet Assistant / Relations Manager

          Shannon has been a part of our TLC family for over 10 years! She and her fiancé  have 6 dogs and 3 cats. In her spare time, she likes to play video games and spend time with family.
          Medical Interests:
          Dental, abdominal exploratory, ACL and FHO’s. “Anything I get to scrub in for. Anything out of the ordinary.”

              Cassie Baker

              Vet Assistant

              Cassie recently received her veterinary assistant certificate through PIMA. She lives at home with her four adorable rottweilers. In her spare time, Cassie enjoys traveling, reading, and spending time with family.

              Medical Interests:

              Surgery and Medical emergencies.



                  Vet Assistant

                  My name is Carrie. Originally from Wisconsin, she completed the Veterinary Assistant program at PIMA Medical Institute. A Packer’s fan, she and her daughter like to spend spare time with family.

                  Medical Interests:

                  Animal Nutrition




                      I am currently working with TLC, while I work on getting my Veterinarian Assistant’s license and Bachelor of Science in Biology / Zoology. I love helping animals in any way I can. Working for TLC is a great place for me to continue doing that while I prepare for a career in the field. My husband and I have a dog named Sheldon. During my free time I like to read, travel and hag out with my family and friends.

                      Medical Interests:

                      Exotic animal care.


                          Receptionist / Tech Assistant

                          Liz has been with us for over a year. Liz is an active foster for one of the rescue groups. She has had a passion for taking care of animals for a very long time. She & her husband, Jay, love the outdoors. They like to hike, go camping, etc. They also have a daughter and a son. Liz and her family are also avid Packers fans!!

                              Chris C.

                              Registered Vet Technician

                              Chris recently received his RVT and graduated from the Veterinary Tech Program at Brown Mackie College. I will take my state test to become a licensed RVT in July. He is married with 2 kids, 2 dogs and a cat with room to spare for foster pets. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with family and friends, MMA, hiking and hunting.
                              Medical Interests:
                              Emergencies, Critical Care, Dentistry and Surgeries


                                  Vet Assistant

                                  I am working towards a veterinary technician’s degree. A few things I enjoy doing are helping people and animals, hanging out with friends, hiking and playing video games. I look forward to furthering my career in the veterinary field.


                                      Vet Assistant

                                      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!

                                      Medical Interests:

                                      Emergency medicine and surgical procedures.

                                          “Sam” – Samantha

                                          Vet Assistant

                                          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.

                                          Medical Interests:

                                          Emergency and critical care


                                              Vet Assistant

                                              My name is Eric and I have been working for TLC Pet Hospital since August 2017. I was born and raised right here in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and completed my certification as a veterinary assistant at Pima Medical Institute in 2012. I currently have over one year experience with a veterinary private practice and after a brief hiatus in the veterinary field, I am thrilled to be back in it again working for TLC.
                                              I’m a free spirit who, in my free time, loves to hang out with friends and family, travel the world, attend concerts, read, draw, going go-karting, snowboarding, hiking and unwinding at home playing video games, listening to music and watching movies.
                                              Medical Interests:
                                              My medical interests are radiology, surgery preparation and animal health.

                                                  Kerri N.


                                                  I love spending time outdoors and with my animals. I cherish the time I get with my family of 7. She recently passed her VTNE and her state boards and is now a Registered Vet Tech (RVT).

                                                  Medical Interests:

                                                  Animal Dentistry


                                                      Kennel 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.

                                                      Medical Interests:

                                                      Emergency Medicine, Surgeries


                                                          Kennel Assistant

                                                          Auram joins our team from the restaurant industry! In his free time he likes to build computers, play games and watch Anime. He has a Bichon at home named Gorgi. He loves to cook, go camping and fast cars.
                                                          Medical Interests:

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