Riley joined the Bay Animal Clinic crew in June 2016 as a Kennel Technician. Riley was excited to be able to work with animals and says that is the best part of her job! She loves to play with all of our furry friends that come to stay with us, especially in the ball pits. After showing an interest in pursuing a veterinary technician degree, Riley began transitioning to veterinary assistant in the summer of 2017. She is a quick learner and has been able to experience a lot in helping with appointments and surgeries. We are excited to support her in working towards this new goal!
Riley grew up in Daphne and lives with her parents Mark and Stephany, brother Hayden and their dog Rocky. She attended Daphne High School and is now a student at Faulkner State. She enjoys being with animals and spending time with her family and friends.
- 1. “My favorite color is pink.”
- 2. “I used to cheer.”
- 3. “I LOVE pizza!”
BreAnna joined the Bay Animal Clinic team in October of 2019. She is originally from Mobile Alabama, but graduated from Spanish Fort High School. She has a furr family that consists of a German ShortHaired Pointer named Rilo and a Cocker Spaniel named Remi.
BreAnna found her passion for taking care of animals when working at the Gulf Coast Zoo. She says that the best part about her job is knowing that every pet that comes to see her trusts and depends on her for their care.
In her free time BreAnna enjoys going for boat rides and spending time on the beach.
- 1. “I went to cosmetology school.”
- 2. “I have been in many feature films/movies.”
- 3. “I have done pageants my whole life and hold many titles including Miss Gulf Coast.”
Amber joined the Bay Animal Clinic team in the fall of 2020. Amber has been in the veterinary field since 2018 and is currently pursuing her degree in Veterinary Technology from Coastal Alabama Community College.
Amber grew up in McIntosh, where she still lives with her 2 dogs: Bandit and Nala and one rabbit named Chadwick. In her free time Amber enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.
3 facts about Amber:
- “I graduated from McIntosh High School.”
- “I was a track and field runner.”
- “I have worked in the animal field for 2 years.”
Makenzy joined the Bay Animal Clinic team in the summer of 2020. Makenzy says the best part of her job is getting to help patients feel better, as well as getting to interact with their owners.
Makenzy is originally from Clanton, AL but currently lives in Mobile with her schnauzer Chloe. She is a current student at the University of South Alabama where she is majoring in Biomedical Sciences with a minor in Spanish. Makenzy enjoys singing, drawing and painting in her free time. Makenzy also loves anything Disney!
3 Facts about Makenzy:
- “I have wanted to be a surgeon since I was a child.”
- “I know everything about the history of Walt Disney.”
- “I played volleyball for 6 years and played soccer for 16 years. I also coached soccer for 2 years.”
Nick joined the Bay Animal Clinic team in the summer of 2020. Nick said he enjoys all aspects of his job from interacting with clients to providing patient care. Whenever Nick is not working, he enjoys reading and anything sports related.
Nick holds a double major in both Chemistry and Biology from the University of Auburn at Montgomery. Nick is currently in the process of applying to veterinary school!
Nick grew up in Warner Robins, Georgia but recently moved to Gulf Shores where he lives with his family and 1 cat named Fluffy.
3 facts about Nick:
- “I am fluent in German.”
- “My favorite food is sushi.”
- “I have traveled to over 10 countries, including Madagascar.”