Mt. Juliet Pet Grooming & Boarding
Kennel SupervisorShelby Paris
Veterinary Tech School: Penn Foster College
Shelby started working at our hospital as a kennel attendant and was promoted to Kennel Supervisor in December 2015. She is currently enrolled in Penn Foster's veterinary technician program where she hopes to graduate and become a licensed technician. In her spare time Shelby enjoys spending time with her family, friends and her boyfriend, Corey.
Kennel AssistantKara Dunahee
Kara started at VCA Animal Care Center in March 2013 and worked with us until April 2014. Kara left to gain experience in a doggy day care facility and now rejoins our practice in January 2015. When not at work, Kara enjoys spending with her girlfriend, Heather, and her dog Jersey, as well as spending time with her friends and family, especially her nephews. Kara enjoys working in the veterinary industry because she enjoys helping with the human animal bond.
Nancy graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1980 and served 10 years in the United States Marine Corps as an Aviation Supply Officer. Following her military service, she has worked in the veterinary field for over 20 years. Nancy owned and operated a dog grooming salon for two years and worked in Veterinary Clinics in CA, VA and KS for five years. She is now a breeder and exhibitor of AKC golden retrievers and border terriers. She travels to dog shows in her motorhome and handles dogs professionally as well. Her fur babies include a lot of Go|dens!! They are Fever, Pocket , Icing, Streaker Gopher, Talbot, Bali, Gubo and Tata. Her Border terriers babies are Derby, Broker, and Tickle. She has a Bulldog named Chesty and a Cat called Little T. Outside of work she enjoys raising and shown Goldens. She also handles dogs professionally, recently this has included Golden Retrievers, Border Terriers, Flatcoated Retrieversand Rhedesuan Ridgebacks.
She has been with VCA Animal Care Center for 15 years.
Nancy enjoys working here because she enjoys interacting with pet owners and loving on their pets.