Benton Road Animal Health Clinic

1636 Benton Road
Bossier City, LA 71111

(318)584-7049

www.bentonroadahc.com

Meet Our Team

 

 


Shelby (Office Manager):

Shelby has always had a passion for working with animals. She first started by volunteering with large animal veterinarians in her home town of Longview, TX. From there she attended Stephen F. Austin University and majored in Animal Science. She then transferred to Cedar Valley's Vet Tech Program in Dallas and received her Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology. She started working in the veterinary field in February of 2010 and has grown from kennel to technician to receptionist. Her special interests include client education and surgery. Outside of work she enjoys horseback riding, traveling, camping, and spending time with loved ones.    

 

  

 


Secret (Registered Veterinary Technician):

Secret made the right career choice after earning her title as a Registered Veterinary Technician in 2008 from Ogeechee Technical College in Georgia. Her love for all animals was inherited from her grandmother Oma, and she strives to make all of her patients feel comfortable and cared for. She truly loves all aspects of the veterinary field, especially physical therapy. Outside of work she enjoys fishing, kayaking, staying active in church,  and spending time with her husband and two kids. She currently has two dogs, "Jake" and "Emma", a cat named "Ned", and a bearded dragon named "Roxanne."

 

 


Jessica P (Certified Veterinary Assistant):

Jessica knew she would someday work with and give back to the animals that brought her so much joy throughout her childhood. She earned her Certified Veterinary Assistant Certificate from Animal Behavior College in 2016 and started working in the veterinary field that same year. Her special interests include zoology and animal behavior. Outside of work she enjoys painting, spending time with her husband, and taking care of her two dogs "Roxy" and "Bella."

 

 


Ashley H (Veterinary Assistant):

Ashley grew up helping her parents raise horses and cattle on their family farm in Illinois. In 2013 she graduated from Southern Illinois University with a B. S. in Animal Science. Her special interests include large animal medicine and surgery. Outside of work she enjoys hiking, fishing, going to the shooting range with her husband, and taking care of her 4 dogs.

 

 


Ashley N (Receptionist):

Ashley has always had a love for large-breed dogs. When her family moved here from New York she was able to start her collection and currently has 2 German shepherds and 1 Golden Retriever in training to be a service dog. She started in the veterinary field in December of 2015 and decided to take a short break to work with children. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her growing family and reading.

 



Jennifer (Veterinary Assistant)

Jennifer (Veterinary Assistant):

Jennifer first joined the veterinary field in 1999 and has worked in the US and England. After settling in Louisiana she went back to school to obtain her degree in Veterinary Technology and is set to graduate in Spring 2018. She loves all aspects of the field but is particularly passionate about dentistry and exotics. She has a house full of rescues including two Bengal Cats, a Mini-Aussie, an African Grey and a Quaker Parrot. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her two kids, photography, arts and crafts, and long-range shooting.

 



Erin (Receptionist)

Erin (Receptionist):

Erin grew up in Shreveport and spent her summers on her grandparent’s farm. Her love for animals grew at a young age. She graduated from LSUS in December 2013 with a Bachelor’s degree in General Studies. She joined the veterinary field in October 2017 and enjoys every aspect of it. In her spare time she enjoys crafting, baking, spending time with her husband and their 2 cats “Amira” and “Moose” as well as their two dogs “Willow” and “Princess Honey Cupcake.”

 


Molly (Technician Assistant)

Molly (Technician Assistant):

Molly has always had a love for animals. She graduated from Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, TX in 2015 with a Bachelor’s degree in Behavioral Science. She later moved to Shreveport where she worked in medical billing. In October 2017 she decided to pursue her love of animals and started working in the veterinary field. Her special interests include acupuncture, large breed dogs, and rabbits. In her free time she enjoys traveling, crafts, and spending time with family and friends, and her dog “Remi” who travels with her.