Veterinary Support

  • Registered Veterinary Technician

    Pam Parker
    Veterinary Tech School: Gwinnett Technical College, Auburn University

    Pam comes to VCA Carrollton Animal Hospital with many years experience. She resides in Douglas county with her husband Rick. Together they have 3 cats, Ginger, Roger and Chip and 1 dog, Ellie. Pam says she likes working at VCA Carrollton Animal Hospital because she not only loves the pets that are under their care but also the wonderful people she works with. She said they are the best at what they do and are so kind and supportive of one another as well as herself.  Pam likes riding on the back of her husbands motorcycle with him, camping, hiking, traveling, gardening and reading. VCA Carrollton Animal hospital considers Pam a huge asset to their company.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Kimberly Dean

    Kim comes to VCA Carrollton Animal Hospital with 15 years experience in the animal related field. She grew up in Carrollton, Ga. and attended Central High School. Kim now lives with her husband Jason in Mt. Zion along with her American/Boxer mix, Tuff who is 5 years old. Kim says she likes working at VCA Carrollton Animal Hospital because we offer the best treatment possible and everyone cares for each other as well as our patients and clients. The staff is very experienced. Kim in her spare time likes to cook, bake, garden and decorate.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Jennie Hodges
    School: West Georgia Technical College

    Jennie graduated from Lithia Springs High School and is currently attending West Georgia Technical College in Carrollton Ga. She has been employed at VCA Carrollton since February 2013.

    Jennie is a hunter's education instructor (wildlife conservation) and enjoys horseback riding. She loves outdoor activities like fishing, camping, volley ball and teaching hunting safety.

    Jennie has 2 ferrets Houdini and Possum and has been working with animals for over 4 years.

    Jennie likes working at VCA Carrollton Animal Hospital because she has a passion for animals and a huge interest in science and medicine.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Macie Musick

    Macie Musick is a resident of Carroll County and is one of VCA Carrollton Animal Hospitals newest employees. She graduated Central High School in Carrollton, GA. Macie comes to us with many years experience in the animal related field. She has many pets of her own ranging from 12 horses, 4 chihuahuas, their names are Bruiser, Chewy, Preggers and Cooper and 1 blue heeler named Bandit. Macie loves training horses and showing horses. She also gives riding lessons. She says she likes working at VCA Carrollton Animal Hospital because of the excellent animal care and that everyone is so passionate about helping pets and their owners. She also said the care and treatment really is top of the line. Her hobbies include riding horses and fishing. Macie has become a great asset to VCA Carrollton Animal Hospital in the short amount of time she has been employed.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Anthony Smith

    Growing up in Carrollton, Anthony attended both Carrollton and Bowdon High Schools. He started working at VCA Carrollton Hospital in 2005 and has proven to be a key team player.

    Anthony lives with his wife, Heidi, and his son, Donavan and their three dogs, Nikki, Buster and Baby. They also have four cats, Boots, Cody, Lucy  and Lucy Jr. In his spare time Anthony enjoys grilling out and going to flea markets.

    Anthony likes his position at VCA Carrollton Animal Hospital because he loves being a part of such a great famiy oriented atmosphere and caring for furbabies. It is what he looks forward to every day.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Christopher Swanson

    Chris comes to VCA Carrollton Animal Hospital with many years experience. He is one of our newest members of the VCA family. Chris is very knowledgeable when it comes to animals and has already proven to be a great asset to VCA Carrollton Animal Hospital. Chris says that working in the animal healthcare field gives him the great opportunity to get an excellent "Hands on" education of all aspects of healing, from dermatology to orthopedics, reproduction to wound care. In his free time Chris truly enjoys every opportunity to be outside, from gardening, fishing, hunting and hiking. He also enjoys college basketball and football. Prior to his enlistment in the U.S. Navy, he attended Temple High School where he developed his true appreciation for all types of music such as classical, jazz, R&B, rock and country.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Ashley Toole

    Ashley Toole is our newest member at VCA Carrollton Animal Hospital. Ashley graduated from Ranburne High School, Class of 2009. And then she earned a degree in Health Information Management from West Georgia Technical College in 2014.

    In her free time Ashley likes to fish, hike, travel, go to baseball games, volunteer, work adoption events and spend time with her loved ones and go to dog friendly places.

    Ashley has 3 fur babies of her own, Drake and Ellie who are both Vizslas and Daisy a lab/coonhound mix. She started rescuing dogs when she was 16. Then started volunteering for Carroll County Humane Society in 2013 and fostering for different rescues. She has always been an animal person and nothing makes her happier than seeing animals get rehabilitated from unfortunate situations and finding their forever homes.

    Ashley says helping animals is her passion and makes her soul content. And she believes if you love what you do, you don't work a single day in your life.