Our Animal Doctor Westside Team


Learn about Fear Free!

Carrigan, Veterinary Assistant

Carrigan has always loved animals and while getting her Bachelors of Science in Athletic Training at Washburn University where she started volunteering at the local humane society. There she fell in love with animal welfare and has spent the last 7 years working in animal shelters, where she adopted her Boxer/Beagle mix Harper, and cats Ryker and Ravyn. She recently decided to look into more of the medical side of animal welfare and ended up at ADW to continue gaining knowledge and skills in the practice of animal welfare. In her free time Carrigan enjoys crafts of all kinds, enjoying a warm day in a hammock with a good book, and just spending time with her family and pets.

Chance, Veterinary Assistant

Chance is originally from Texas, he spent half his life in the South Padre area and the other half in the Austin area. He developed an interest in veterinary medicine at a young age, and started working in vet clinics the second he turned sixteen. With animals being the center of his world he has worked on ranches, in clinics, and for his Eagle Scout project he organized a group of scouts to build and donate dog houses to the local Animal Services Department to help animals in need. He is now pursuing an education with the goal of becoming a licensed veterinarian. He fills his free time with exploring nature, spending time with friends and family, and working on cars. 

McKenna, Veterinary Assistant

McKenna has always had a passion for working with animals. Growing up she always knew she wanted to work in the veterinary field. She is currently in the process of getting her veterinary technician certification. Outside of work, she enjoys cooking and baking, spending time with friends, reading, and watching movies.

Logan, Veterinary Assistant

Logan grew up on a small family farm in Topeka, KS, where she developed a love for both small and large animal health. She moved to Manhattan in 2019 to attend Kansas State University as a pre-veterinary student. She is currently working on her bachelor’s degree in Biology with an Animal Biology option, as well as a minor in Animal Sciences and Industry and a Certificate in Equine Sciences. After graduating, Logan hopes to attend graduate school in order to receive her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine. In her spare time, Logan enjoys reading, riding her horse Coal, and spending time outdoors with her two dogs, Rory and Harley.