San Antonio Pet Grooming & Boarding
Kennel AssistantLeslie D
School: University of Texas at San Antonio, International Business
Leslie has been a member of our VCA Leon Springs team since the Fall of 2015. She is currently a Junior at the University of Texas at San Antonio, pursuing a degree in International Business and is a member of both the National Society of Collegiate Scholars and the Sigma Alpha Lambda honor society. When not busy with her studies, Leslie enjoys running, playing music, catching up on her favorite TV shows and reading. “My absolute favorite books are the Harry Potter series.” Says Leslie. “But I also like The Great Gatsby, The Hunger Games and the Divergent series.” At home, Leslie has two fur-babies…a 2 year old black lab mix named Riley (who loves riding ‘shotgun’ on car trips) and Callie, a 2 year old calico kitty (who absolutely ADORES Riley).
Kennel AssistantCarolina H
Carolina is originally from Albequerque, New Mexico, and joined our VCA Leon Springs team in the spring of 2016! She brings with her a passionate love for working with animals...and has several pets of her own at home. 'Doom Kitty' is a little black kitten, who is the youngest of her bunch. She has two canine-siblings...Victor and Kaya. Victor is a 2-year-old Pit Bull mix who was adopted from the San Antonio Humane Society, and Kaya is a 5-year-old German Shepherd who was adopted from Lackland Air Force Base.
In her spare time, Carolina enjoys playing guitar and piano, playing soccer and going for hikes with her dogs.
Kennel AssistantStefanie H
School: University of Texas at Austin, Bachelor of Science - emphasis in Evolution & Ecology
Stefanie became a member of our VCA Leon Springs family in the summer of 2015, and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Texas at Austin. During her time as a student, she focused her studies on ecology and evolution. She has harbored a lifelong passion for working with and caring for animals, and came to our practice with previous animal care experience gained through her work with the Austin Pets Alive rescue organization. At home, she has one fur-baby of her own... an 11 year old white kitty named Eevee. When she isn’t at work, Stefanie enjoys hiking, scrapbooking, bird watching, reading and watching movies. “I like reading different things.” Stefanie says. “But my favorite author is Kurt Vonnegut. I also enjoy movies by Wes Anderson, such as Moodrise Kingdom and The Grand Budapest Hotel.”
Kennel AssistantJon M
School: University of Texas San Antonio
Jon joined our VCA Leon Springs family in the summer of 2015. He is currently attending the University of Texas at San Antonio, and loves working with animals! He grew up with a big family in McAllen Texas. "I have three brothers, and four sisters..." Jon says. "All of us are adopted from either Brazil, Bolivia or Columbia!" At home, he is the proud pet-parents of two dogs...Texas (Tex), a spunky Doberman mix who enjoys trying to talk and Reesie, a Dachshund who spends most of her time sunbathing in the summer heat. In his spare time, he likes to hang out with friends playing basketball, sand volleyball and cards. Jon is also has a hobby as a collector, and enjoys collecting bobble-heads, coins, watches and sports memorabilia - GO SPURS GO!