Please take a moment to meet our wonderful staff at Bay Animal Hospital who are eagerly waiting to provide your beloved pets the top-notch veterinary care they deserve! 🐾
We are proud to say that our entire staff takes part in frequent continuing education, as we are always striving to sharpen our skills and expand our knowledge to better serve you and your pets.
Our team believes in cross-training our staff members so that we all have the capabilities to best assist you and your furry companions, whether we're making you an appointment for a routine exam, you have an emergency situation, or even just to offer tips for everyday care.
We hope that you enjoy being apart of the Bay Animal Hospital family as much as we do!
Practice Manager -- Lindsay
Lindsay joined the Bay Animal team in 2013. She graduated from Saginaw Valley State University in 2007 with her Bachelor's degree in Business.
In the past, Lindsay has volunteered at & served on the board of the Bay County Humane Society. Working with animals has always been her passion & dream job.
She enjoys spending her free time with her husband, Adam & their daughter, Addyson. Lindsay has four fur children-- her cats: Liza, Otto, Ben & Mango, & her dog, Nolan.
Assistant Practice Manager -- Jessica
Jessica joined our team in 2011 as a Veterinary Assistant after working at the Saginaw Zoo. In 2015 she took on the role of Assistant Practice Manager and now enjoys doing administrative tasks behind the scenes.
Jessica still loves to get out from behind the desk and assist in surgery and exam rooms as much as possible.
She also loves spending time with her husband Kyle, their fur-babies Zoey and Phoebe.
Assistant Practice Manager -- Michelle, Licensed Veterinary Technician
Michelle began her career at Bay Animal Hospital in 1998 as a Veterinary Assistant. In 2003, she graduated from Baker College of Flint with an Associates degree in Veterinary Technology. In 2015, she became the purchasing department lead, & in 2019 she became an Assistant Practice Manager.
Michelle resides in Bay City with her husband Jeff, son Jacob, & daughters Megan & Samantha. She enjoys spending time with her family, camping, biking, & fishing.
She has a Yorkipoo named Minnie & two tabby cats-- Chloe Princess & Charlie Peanut.
Licensed Veterinary Technician -- Tiffany
Tiffany is a Michigan State University graduate of the Bachelor Veterinary Technology program & has been practicing as a Licensed Veterinary Technologist here since 2009. In the past, she has worked at the MSU Teaching Hospital in the emergency & critical care department.
Her passion in veterinary medicine lies within the field of emergency & critical care medicine, as well as ultrasonography.
Tiffany is a Bay City native who enjoys spending time outdoors & long distance running. She also loves spending time with her husband Kevin & their two children, Dawson & Molly. They have & Golden Retriever named Gideon.
Licensed Veterinary Technologist -- Jessica, Team Lead
Jessica is a Licensed Veterinary Technologist who graduated from Michigan State University in 2015. She started as a kennel attendant here in 2013, while working on her Bachelor's in Veterinary Technology. She became a team lead in 2019.
Jessica has a strong passion for ultrasound & anesthesia, & enjoys fishing, snowmobiling & being outdoors with her husband, D.J. in her spare time.
She has two Siberian Huskies-- Skylar & Dakota, a chocolate Labrador-- Rolo, & a cat named Sunny.
Licensed Veterinary Technologist -- Abby, Team Lead
Abby graduated from Michigan State University in 2006 as a Licensed Veterinary Technician. In 2015 she graduated from the Karen Pryor Academy & received her certification as an animal behavior trainer. Most recently, Abby also received her Fear Free certification to further her efforts in positive reinforcement during patient exams.
Abby is a member of the Society of Veterinary Behavior Technicians & the Association of Professional Dog Trainers. She volunteered for a summer at Binder Park Zoo while she was in tech school, where she gained a passion in wildlife & exotic animals.
Abby spends her time with her son Kane, their Corgi named Miley, & their two cats, Larry & Faith.
Licensed Veterinary Technician -- Hannah F.
Hannah graduated from Baker College of Flint in June 2014 & started officially working at Bay Animal Hospital shortly thereafter. She has 3 cats-- Lily, Mac & Merlin, & 2 dogs-- Khloee & Grace, along with a foster cat & dog as well!
In her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband Andy & their fur-babies. Her passion in veterinary medicine is adoption & rescue, & she also enjoys gardening, reading & crafting.
Licensed Veterinary Technologist -- Jenna, Boarding Attendant Supervisor
Jenna joined our team in 2014 as a kennel attendant & in 2018, she graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Science in Veterinary Technology & this year became the supervisor of our boarding facility.
Her passion in veterinary medicine lies in critical care, emergency, & animal behavior.
During her free time she enjoys spending time outdoors, her family & friends & her fur-baby, Max.
Licensed Veterinary Technician -- Alice
Veterinary Assistant & Client Service Representative-- Laura
Laura graduated from Michigan State University in 2013 with a Bachelor's degree in Animal Science. She joined the Bay Animal family in 2014 as a veterinary assistant & often assists in surgery and as a client service representative. In her spare time she enjoys showing horses.
Laura takes pride in assisting in extensive medical cases, partnering with team members in finding the most effective treatments or procedures to help a pet feel better again.
She has a Corgi named Delilah & a horse named Reba whom she spends much of her time with.
Veterinary Assistant -- Hannah L.
Hannah joined our team in the fall of 2016. She attended Lake Superior State University for two years while studying fisheries & wildlife management. Because of her love for animals, she decided to pursue a career in the veterinary field.
Hannah plans on continuing her education to become an LVT in the future.
In her free time she enjoys reading, horseback riding & playing with her cats Caesar & Calypso. She also has a horse named Ember & a bunny named Fern.
Veterinary Assistant -- Craig
Craig started with the Bay Animal Hospital team in 2018. He came to our practice with seven years of experience as a veterinary assistant. He has past experience as a surgery assistant and as a client representative.
Craig's passion in veterinary medicine is working with geriatric pets.
When he's not at work, he enjoys taking small trips, watching movies & listening to music. He has two cats named Ursula & Chance.
Veterinary Assistant -- Chelby
Chelby has a total of 6 years of veterinary experience. Her favorite part about veterinary medicine is . Her husband and their two daughters are where she spends her spare time. They have two dogs and two cats.
Head Client Service Representative -- Lisa, Team Lead
Lisa joined us in 2016 as a client service representative at our front desk. In 2019, she became a team lead & head of the CSR's. She was a receptionist for 15 years in human medicine before coming to us.
When Lisa is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family. She has two dogs, Cooper & Baylee, & a kitty named Pesky.
Client Service Representative -- Chelsea W., Team Lead
Chelsea has been with Bay Animal Hospital since 2011. She is currently working at the front desk as a Client Service Representative & enjoys assisting in surgery.
Outside of work, Chelsea enjoys spending her free time with her husband, Brian, and their two kids, Lakyn & Colton.
She has two dogs-- Max & Tucker, a cat-- Missy, a rabbit-- Clover, a guinea pig-- Kookie, 42 chickens, & a full fish tank!
Social Media & Marketing Coordinator -- Katie, Client Service Representative
Katie has been with us since 2014 where she began her journey in our boarding facility. In 2017, she joined the front desk team & later became a Client Service Coordinator. As of this year, she now spends her time here with a focus on our social media platforms.
Katie's favorite part about her job is snapping pictures of team members hard at work & all the adorable pets that come to see us.
When she's not working, she enjoys spending time with her boyfriend, Konnor. She has two cats, Garfield & Milton, & a rescue Aussie named Finley that are her world.
Client Service Representative -- Anna
Anna started at Bay Animal in 2016 as a boarding attendant. is a 4th year student at SVSU, She graduated from Saginaw Valley State University in 2019, where she majored in Fine Arts & minored in Psychology. Anna aspires to be an art therapist one day.
In her free time, she spending time with her husband, Cody, playing board games, & snuggling with her five cats-- Chico, Robin, Cider, Odin, & Pumpkin.
Veterinary Assistant & Boarding Attendant-- Barbara
Barbara began her journey here in 2017 as a Boarding Attendant, & in 2018 became a Veterinary Assistant, as well!
She is currently attending Saginaw Valley State University, majoring in biology & minoring in chemistry. Her passion for working with animals-- small, large, & exotics has led her to goal of becoming a Veterinarian.
In her free time, Barbara enjoys knitting, volunteering & spending time with her pets. She has a Pitbull-- Chance, a cat-- Nyx, a Rose Hair Tarantula-- Bean, & a Bearded Dragon, Jojo.
Client Service Representative & Veterinary Assistant-- Paige
Paige joined our team in 2017 as a Boarding Attendant & has since expanded her realm into our front desk as a CSR & as a Veterinary Assistant. She has always had a strong passion for animals & knew she wanted to work with them in some way from a very young age.
Currently, she is in school through San Juan College to become a Licensed Veterinary Technician. Through her schooling & experience here, Paige has developed a special interest in animal behavior & physical therapy.
In her free time she enjoys to read, Pinterest, home-improvement projects, travel, & spend time with her husband, Daryl. She has 3 dogs, Lila Bell, Dune & Devin, two cats-- Marco & Polo, & a handful of fish.
Kennel Attendant -- Sam
Sam joined Bay Animal Hospital in 2019 & has always had a passion for animals & being an advocate for pets. She dreams of someday having her own facility, specializing in for rescue & rehabilitation for horses & dogs.
Sam's hobbies include riding her horse-- Thunder Lynn, hiking with her two dogs-- Reba & Bub, kisses from her llama-- Rocky, hunting, fishing & spending time with family & friends.
Kennel Attendant -- Lindsi
Lindsi started her career at Bay Animal Hospital as a Kennel Attendant in 2019, & has recently joined the front desk as a Client Service Representative. Prior to joining our team, Lindsi attended Ross Medical Education Center, where she became a Certified Veterinary Assistant.
In her spare time she enjoys reading, drawing & spending time with her guinea pigs-- Oliver & Winston, & her rescue dog-- Edgar.
Kennel Attendant -- Madison