MEET SHELLEY

Certified Veterinary Technician

 

What was your first pet?
My first dog was an amazing Basset mix named Flintstone. 

Favorite part of working with animals?
I love sharing my knowledge to help grow the human-animal bond and to help create a lifetime of happiness and love for both.

Best way to spend a Saturday:
My perfect Saturday would be breakfast in bed and then anything active outside, preferably at the beach! 

If I could be any animal I would be
A lion. For so many reasons, they are wonderful animals!

Year you started working in the veterinary field:
I started working in veterinary medicine in 1992 in San Diego, CA. 

YOUR PARTNER IN PET HEALTH

DOGS | CATS | REPTILES | RABBITS | POCKET PETS

Please take the time to read our complimentary blogs below.

Use of Marijuana and CBD in Dogs and Cats

Hillside Animal Hospital's Veterinarians Weigh In   With medical marijuana and CBD products booming in human medicine, there has been a lot of talk and curiosity about the benefits that this magical plant can do for our pets. However, before you run to your nearest...

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Top Reasons Dogs and Cats Vomit During Holidays

‘Tis the season for presents, candy, and holiday cheer! The Holiday season is an exciting time of the year; however, it can bode dangerous for your pet if you aren’t considering them in your shopping and decorating.  If your cat or dog is vomiting, having a seizure,...

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I Found Bumps on My Dog’s Body

Bumps on a Dog's Body Can Mean Many Things...   Lumps or bumps could mean a number of different things for your pet and their skin. Bumps on a pet’s skin could be anything from fluid build-up or a fatty cyst to cancer.  Here in Arizona, bumps on a dog's skin can...

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Heartworm Disease Alert: Is Your Pet Protected?

A dog that lived his entire life in Fountain Hills has recently been tested positive for the dreaded heartworm disease.  heartworm disease prevention options make it easier than ever to keep pets protected.  We want to stress that heartworm disease is becoming more...

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A Wellness Revolution: Laser Therapy for Our Pets

When our pets experience any sort of pain or discomfort, it can be difficult to find ways to provide them relief beyond traditional surgeries or medication. In recent years, veterinary medicine has been dedicated to improving the use of cold-laser therapy on patients...

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