Scherry- Office Manager
Scherry is the Office Manager. She has been with Hemet Animal hospital since 2007, She started as a receptionist and was promoted to Office manager in 2017. Since then she has worked diligently alongside the doctors and staff to ensure your pets are well taken care of. She brings with her over 27 years of customer service experience. Her love for animals started when she was a young girl. While attending high school, she actively participated in FFA and took pleasure in raising and showing dairy goats. Her love for animals is immense but she is a cat lover at heart. Scherry spends her time outside of work with her husband and their cats Bernie, Biscuit, Bitty, Blake and Hawkeye. She enjoys movies, country music, classic Chevrolet's and motorsports.
Kayla- Receptionist/Assistant Manager
Kayla is a Technician/ Vet assistant/ Receptionist that has been with Hemet Animal hospital since 2011. She has a huge passion for helping animals on need. On her personal time she loves to read, go to disneyland, and spending time with family, especially her daughter. She has fur babies of her own at home Gracie, Sparky, Katniss, Chicken and Waffles.
Leonela has been working at Hemet Animal Hospital since March 2022. She graduated from Cal Poly Pomona with a Bachelors of Science. One day she hopes to continue her education and become a veterinarian. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her two kids at the park. She has two dogs Pumba and Kovu.
Chere - Registered Veterinary Technician
Chere is our newest technician. She has been a Registered Veterinary Technician since 2016. She has worked with small animals, large animals, and exotics. She has a great love for surgery, she especially loves working on orthopedic and dental surgeries. She also really enjoys interacting with clients and client education. She has pets of her own, a heeler named Bilo, a cat named Jack Daniels, and a leopard gecko named Geckito. On her spare time she enjoys going to the desert and river with her new baby boy, fiancé, and friends.
Tamara - Veterinary Technician
Tamara is a Veterinary Technician who has been part of the Hemet Animal Hospital team since 2007. Her favorite aspect of the job is assisting in orthopedic surgery. She has been working in the Veterinary field for over 15 years. Tamara has had the pleasure of working with exotics at previous animal hospitals through the years. Her tremendous care for animals started at a young age that led her down the path to this rewarding career. She attended MSJC and received her California State Certification as a nurse's assistant in 1987. She worked in the human medical field for 12 years before changing careers. Hemet has been her home since 1978 and she enjoys living in this close knit community. Her enjoyment outside of work is spending time with family and coaching soccer. She is married with 4 children and her dog's Anakin and Penny.
Rocio - Technician
Rocio started her career in Veterinary Medicine in 2001 when she moved to the United States and received her certificate as a Veterinary Assistant. Since then, she has worked for a number of excellent Veterinarians and has developed a passion for canine and feline dentistry. Rocio joined the team here as a Veterinary Technician in 2007. She is fluent in both english and spanish and has become an asset to this hospital. She enjoys spending time with her family including her dog's Stubby and Packer. Her cat's Aaron, Clay, and Jordy. She dreams of one day opening her home to a basset hound.
Ron has been a Technician here at Hemet Animal Hospital since January 2017. He has worked in the Veterinary industry for over 32 years. He has experience in small animal and exotic care, preventative care, emergency care, critical care, and customer service. When he's not working, he enjoys spending time with his family and pets (Kali, Misty, and Duke.)
Melinda- Veterinary Technician
Melinda has been a technician at Hemet Animal Hospital since late 2021. She began her career in 2005. She is originally from Michigan but moved out west in 2002. Her love for animals began at a very young age. She loves spending her free time with her family, 3 dogs (Dexter, Benjamin,and Sophie) and her 2 cats (Isabelle, and Ian). She also enjoys crafting and visiting the beach.
Clarrissa- Veterinary Technician/Assistant
Clarrissa has been a Veterinary Technician and Assistant since early 2020. She was born and raised in Oxnard, CA and is now living in Hemet. In 2018 she earned her Veterinary Assisting Certificate from Charter College. She later earned a Associates degree from Oxnard College in Natural Science and Art. She began her career in the Veterinary Field in 2018 Highland and has made her way to working in Hemet Animal Hospital. She is an animal lover but likes cats the most, she has 4 cats which she shares with her family. When she is not working she enjoys playing video games.
Sonia- Veterinary Assistant
Sonia is a Veterinary Assistant at Hemet Animal Hospital, she has been in the veterinary field since 2008. She has had the pleasure to have worked with exceptional Veterinarians in San Diego and through that she has gained a substantial amount of experience through her years in the veterinary field. She joined Hemet Animal Hospital in October of 2016. Sonia has always had great love and interest in animals since she was young. She enjoys coming to work every day and helping out all the animals as well as sharing preventative care and information with pet owners that is beneficial to the furry members of their family. During her time off work Sonia is happily occupied spending time with her human children as well as her four legged furry children.
Aileen- Veterinary Assistant
Aileen has been a Veterinary Assistant with Hemet Animal Hospital since 2019. She was born and raised in Escondido, CA and moved to Hemet in 2017. In 2018 she earned her Veterinary Assisting Certificate from Mount San Jacinto College. She is fluent in both English and Spanish, and enjoys assisting the Spanish speaking community in caring for their pets. She is very interested someday becoming a Veterinary Technician and continue learning new things everyday. In her free time she enjoys watching marvel movies shows with her family and cuddling with her 6 dogs Pocha, Chata, Ray, Chanel, Charlie, and Lola. She also likes spending time with her family going out to eat , hikes, and going to concerts.
Lynsie- Veterinary Assistant
Lynsie has been a Veterinary Assistant with Hemet Animal Hospital for about 2 years now. She started her career in the Veterinary field 10 years ago. She is passionate about animal medicine and enjoys learning new things everyday. In her spare time she likes spending time with her daughter, dogs (Tank, Jax), and her kitties (Cheyenne, Swagger, Devon, Nugget). She also enjoys art, movies, and hiking.
Alejandra- Veterinary Assistant
Alejandra is a Veterinary Assistant , she has been with Hemet Animal Hospital since early 2020. She was born in San Diego, CA and is now living in Murrieta. She Graduated in 2020 from High Desert Medical College with he Veterinary Assisting Certificate.She CPR certified for both humans and pets. She is bilingual in English and Spanish. Her interest is animals started at a young age with marine wildlife and has since also grown to small animals. She has a love for all pets but her love for pitties is stronger, she recently adopted a pittie named Sharky. In her free time she hangs out with her dogs (Cupcake,Brownie,Sharky).
Olivia- Veterinary Assistant
Olivia is our newest Veterinary Assistant. She has a real passion for animals. She began her career working at the cattery at Ramona Humane Society and has made her way to working at Hemet Animal Hospital in late 2021. She absolutely loves her job and is very excited to work and grow more in this field. She has a pet of her own at home her cat Ziggy. When she's not at work she really enjoys dancing, reading, and learning to cook new recipes.