Kennel ManagerDavid Ashton
School: Bowling Green State University and Owens Community College of Findlay, BS in Interior Design from BGSU and Certificate of Design from O
David came to the Care Center in 2006 through a veterinary internship with Findlay High School. After completing the internship, David was offered an opportunity to join our kennel staff as he worked through college. His experience with us in the veterinary department helped him to fit in well in the kennel and offered him a further chance to help the vet staff as needed as a veterinary assistant. David has achieved a BS in Interior design from BGSU and has a Certificate of Design from Owens. As of August 2014 David has accepted the position of Kennel Manager at the Care Center and we are proud to have him lead our staff.
David has a family of five fur kids: Boomer, an american cocker spaniel, Sydney, an english cocker spaniel, and 3 cats, Blackie, Grey Cat, and Tango (one of our rescues).
In his spare time, David enjoys art and photography and spending time with his friends.
Kennel AssistantCiera Glaser
Ciera has been with our kennel staff since 2005. She also works at our local Humane Society and is attending Owens Techinical College. Ciera's goal is to become a Veterinary Technician.
Ciera has two furry tabby children, Cheddar and Kiwi.
Kennel AssistantKris Haslinger
Kris has been a kennel assistant at FACC since 1989. She is a BIG Ohio State fan and enjoys Ohio State collectibles. She also enjoys painting and drawing in her free time. She has one cat, Whiskers, and enjoys spending time with her aunt's corgi, Utah.
Kennel AssistantKeri Wilson
Keri joined our kennel team in April of 2007. She loves being surrounded by animals and enjoys her job caring for our four-legged guests.
In her spare time Keri enjoys playing volleyball and spending time with her husband, Moe and walking her dog, Raja. She also has four cats, Callie, Mia, Pumpkin and Reese.
Peggan was born and raised in Roundhead, Ohio. She currently resides in Kenton with her husband Nathan and corgi mix Gizmo. Peggan has over 5 years of professional grooming experience and 10 years of experience in the animal care field. She started grooming with FACC in April of 2012.
When she is not working, Peggan enjoys reading books, playing video games, collecting wolf trinkets and eating ice cream. On the weekends you can usually find her enjoying her time with family and friends.
Chris Kirby originally started grooming at the Care Center in 1988. She left us for other pursuits twice over the past couple of decades but returned home to us again in 2012. Chris is a Certified Master Groomer and is involved in American Kennel Club dog shows and competition at breed club specialties.
Chris currently has seven English Cocker Spaniels, Tammi, Clark, Mimosa, Sage, Gordon, Buzz and Taters, two Gordon Setters, Gabby and Baby Ruth, a Beagle, Walker, a Domestic Short-haired Cat Gwen and a husband, Jack.
Chris enjoys gardening, her salt water aquarium, dog agility and OSU football.