Our Veterinarians

Angelique Lawrence, DVM

Dr. Angelique Lawrence DVMAngelique Lawrence, DVMwas born and raised in Starkville, MS. She received her Bachelor of Science and Biology degree from Mississippi State University in 1996 and later graduated from Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2000.

She has been practicing in the Madison area since graduating and has established a strong bond with her patients and clients. Dr. Lawrence’s focal interests are in the areas of internal medicine, advanced dentistry, and soft tissue surgery.

In her spare time she enjoys traveling and watching her children Andrew and Olivia play soccer, basketball and baseball. She also loves spending time with her husband John and their fur baby Stitch, a Chiweenie.


Meagan Jones, DVM

Dr. Meagan Jones, DVMDr. Meagan Jones, DVM is from Henagar, AL. Dr Jones is a 2019 graduate from Auburn University. Prior to veterinary school she received her Bachelor of Science in Biology from University of Alabama in Huntsville in 2015. Her interests include oncology, internal medicine and neurology. In her spare time, Dr. Jones enjoys running, music and spending time with her husband, Jacob, their two dogs, Olive and Marie, and their cat, Miri.


Jordan Nunnelley, DVM

Dr. Jordan Nunnelley, DVMDr. Nunnelley was raised in the Birmingham area although she has deep roots in Northern Alabama. She graduated from Auburn University in 2020. Dr. Nunnelley received her Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from the University of Alabama in 2015. Her special interests are neurology, physical therapy and endocrinology. In her free time she spends it with her husband Will, who is also a veterinarian and their furbaby Dezi. You can also find them on a lake, in the mountains or eating Chinese food.


Lindsey Williams, DVM

Lindsey Williams, DVMDr. Williams is a north Alabama native and has been serving the Madison area since 2013. She earned her Bachelor of Science in biology from the University of Alabama in 2007 and her DVM from Auburn University in 2011. Her professional interests include soft tissue surgery and endocrinology. In her free time, you can find her attempt to keep house plants alive and starting DIY projects around the house.


Kelsey Faulkner DVM

Kelsey Faulkner DVMDr. Faulkner grew up in Ardmore Alabama. She graduated with a Bachelor's of Science from Mississippi State University in 2019. She then went on to attend Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine, where she received her degree in May 2023. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family, being outdoors (hiking and kayaking), and reading. Dr Faulkner and her husband, Logan have 2 dogs Ferg and Porter.


Ruth Freeman, Practice Manager

Ruth Freeman, Office ManagerRuth Freeman has been in the veterinary field since 1990. She lives in Cornersville, TN on her 75 acre farm with her husband Kevin. They have 2 adult children Kiri and Thomas. In her free time she likes to spend it on her farm with 5 dogs and her horses.



Veterinary Staff

Jennifer Castellano, Veterinary Receptionist

Jennifer Castellano, Veterinary TechnicianJennifer began working in the veterinary field in 1995. She is a transplant from Benton, Louisiana, moving here in October 2013 for her husband’s job. She lives in Athens with her husband, Robert, and twin daughters, Rebecca and Marissa. In her spare time, she likes to read, watch movies and spend time outside with her family. She shares her home with Wilbur (Lab mix), Dexter (chichi) and the very large Little Man.


Kathy Long, Veterinary Receptionist

Kathy Long, Veterinary ReceptionistKathy has been in the veterinary field since 2003. She is very passionate and caring in all she does. Kathy lives with her husband Keith and there 2 dogs, Lola a German Shepard and Gemma a Standard Poodle. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her grandkids and cross stitch.



Veterinary Technicians

Cara Holder, Veterinary Technician


Cara Holder, Veterinary TechnicianCara was born in Pittsburgh, PA and was raised in Birmingham, AL. She has been in the veterinary field since 2004. In her free time she likes to run, hike and spending time with her husband Jeff and their 4 kids Bella, Ryan, and their twin girls Maggie and Natalie. They also have a kitty named Penelope & a dog named Sampson.


Christa Marik, Veterinary Technician

Christa Marik, Technician AssistantChrista moved to Huntsville in 2002 from Texas. She is an Army Brat and has lived all over the world. Her love for animals goes back to early childhood. Christa has worked in the veterinary field before but took some time off to raise her two boys, Zachary and Lincoln. She has three fur babies who are Willow the poodle, and two kitties squirrel & goose. In her free time, oh wait, she doesn't have any free time!


Kim Stanton, Veterinary Technician

KimKim is a native of Huntsville. She has been in the veterinary field since 1987. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband Harry also enjoys decorating, planting in the garden and watching Auburn football. She has 1 dog named Neeko and twin boys Michael and Steven. She also loves spending time with her five grandchildren.


Taylor Thompson, Veterinary Technician

Taylor Thompson, Kennel ManagerTaylor was born in Sevierville, TN. She moved down here when she was 12. She has been in the veterinary field since 2015. When she isn’t working she loves to be outside or crafting at home. She also has a cat named Stevie, and the cutest four chihuahuas (Walter, Chewy, Fiona, and Ruby).


Rachael Wallis, Veterinary Technician

Rachel Wallis

Rachael has lived in the Madison area since 2005. She grew up riding horses and being around all sorts of animals. She has professionally managed a horse barn for 14 years before joining our Pet hospital family. In her free time she enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband and three pups (Oona, Murphy, and Jaxson).


Brandy Beam, Veterinary Technician

Brandy Beam

Brandy was born in Decatur and raised in Madison. She likes to read, ride horses, and hunting. Brandy has been around animals her whole life but in the veterinary field since 2019. In her spare time she enjoys spending it with husband Curtis and their baby Tessa. Brandy has 4 dogs (Cola, Dakota, Hazel, & Montanna) & 3 horses (Red, Katy, & toast).


Mary Duboise, Veterinary Technician

Mary Duboise

Mary is new to the veterinary field but very passionate learner. She was born in Tennessee but raised here in Alabama. In her spare time she enjoys spending it with her husband, Jason and her shi-poos Winston & Opal, their cats Binx and Casper.


Audrey Boyd, Veterinary Technician

Audrey Boyd

Audrey was born and raised in Madison Alabama. She has been in the vet field since 2016. Audrey has attended Animal Behavior College to expand her veterinary knowledge. In her spare time she enjoys spending it with her husband JT and daughter Rylin. They have 3 dogs Lily, Mavis, and Lacey.



William Boyles, Veterinary Technician

Will Boyles, Kennel AssistantWill was born & raised in Athens, Al. He was worked with animals since 2013 & has been in the veterinary field since 2016. In his free time he likes to go on adventures with his husband Ryan and their four dogs Buck, Rico, Lucy, and Benji. You can also catch him at any local plant nurseries.


Megan Harper-Ludwig, Veterinary Technician

Megan Harper-Ludwig, Veterinary TechnicianMegan has been in the veterinary field since 2017. She enjoys traveling, doing free lance makeup, lounging with her two tabbies (Penelope & Olive) and going on adventures with her wife Phe and their 3 dogs, Mia, Maybelline & Peyton.


Evelina Sundstrom, Veterinary Technician

Bio coming soon!


Briana Swaim, Veterinary Technician

Bio coming soon!


CJ Thornton, Technician Assistant

CJ was born in Huntsville, and joined the veterinary field in 2021. She has two dogs, Remi & Slipnier. In her free time you can catch CJ scuba diving, hiking, or gardening.



Kennel & Grooming Staff

Mandy Barnhill, Kennel Manager

Mandy BarnhillMandy was born and raised in Athens, AL. She has been in the vet field since 2017. On her spare time she enjoys painting, rock hounding, and hanging out with her husband Dillian and their three cats Jupiter, Nyx, and Sam Wise.


Charles McConkey, Kennel Assistant

Charles McConkey, Kennel AssistantCharles has been in the vet field since 2015. In his spare time he enjoys working on cars and playing video games. He's a big teddy bear at heart and all the animals love him. In his free time he likes to hang out with his wife Della and their three dogs Keanu, Reece, and Thomas.



Kierra Suggs, Kennel & Grooming Assistant

Kierra Suggs

Kierra was born and raised in Huntsville Alabama. She has been one of our most dedicated kennel assistants since 2018. In her spare time she enjoys cleaning, and being with her family.


Sunnie King, Kennel & Grooming Assistant

Sunnie KingSunnie was born and raised in Huntsville Alabama. She has been in the vet field since 2019 where she started as one of our Kennel Assistants. In her spare time she enjoys playing sports and spending time with her fiancé Michael and their 3 labs Sam, Klaus and Luna.


Tori Spradlin, Kennel Assistant

Tori Spradlin

Tori was born in San Diego. Tori joined the vet field back in 2020 as one of our amazing kennel assistants. She has two dogs Stella Ray & Layla Mae. In her free time you can catch Tori swimming or reading a good book.


Madison Rogers, Kennel Assistant

Madison Rogers, Kennel Assistant

Madison was born in Huntsville. She has been in the veterinary field since 2016 & joined us in March of 2021. In her free time she likes riding horses, hiking, and camping. She has five dogs; Remy, Jax, Layla, Marsh, and Jazz. Has a love for reptiles and has a few. She also has a precious baby she welcomed in 2023 named Rowan.


Jodie VanBeukering, Kennel Assistant

Jodie was born in San Diego and has been in the veterinary field since 2021. In her free time she loves to landscape particularly shade, butterfly and herb gardens. She has two rescue kitties, CadieCat and George, two orange American shorthairs as well as 2 mini Aussies, Josie and Jack. She also has two wonderful kids, Jessie and Jake.


Eleanor Ottum, Kennel Assistant

Ellie was born in Huntsville, AL and joined The Pet Hospital in early 2022. She has three dogs Minnie, Maisey, and Pepper. She also has three kitties Casper, Nixie, and Nola; along with some reptiles. In her free time she loves spending time with her pups, and teaching them new tricks. Ellie is planning on attending Eckerd University in fall of 2023.


STEPHEN MCCONKEY, KENNEL ASSISTANT

Bio coming soon!


Joy Westphal, Groomer

JoyJoy began her career in Veterinary Medicine in 1995 as a Veterinary Assistant. In 2006, she began grooming. Joy joined the Pet Hospital in 2014. She enjoys fostering (foster failing) for a local rescue and has several precious babies.


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