Associate Veterinarian

Dr Kat

Dr. Kathleen Ahern - DVM

Dr. Kathleen Ahern is originally from the beautiful Berkshires of western MA. Growing up, she was a competitive figure skater and swimmer. Dr. Kat studied animal science with a pre-vet concentration at the University of Delaware. While there, she was a coxswain on the women’s varsity rowing team. After college graduation, Dr. Kat decided to see the world in addition to getting a veterinary degree, attending University College Dublin in Ireland. She lived in Ireland for 5 years, traveling to Spain, Italy, France, South Africa and all over the UK, all while getting a ‘James Herriot-esque’ education. Dr. Kat moved back to Charlotte NC in 2009 to be near family. She then completed a one year internship at Carolina Veterinary Specialists and has practiced at several clinics in the Charlotte area. Her passion as a vet is surgery and providing affordable care for all pets. When she is not at work, Dr. Kat loves spending time with her husband, two daughters, a one eyed cocker spaniel, three rotten cats and three leopard geckos. Dr. Kat is also a hobby photographer and loves taking maternity and newborn photos.


Christina - Office Manager

Christina joined our team in Fall of 2019. She has worked in Veterinary Field and with Rescues for over 20yrs. She has enjoyed many positions within the field, from reception, surgical assisting, ICU care, exotics and more. When she isn’t working or assisting local Rescues she can be found with her husband, two daughters and two dogs. They enjoy spending time as a family being adventurous and outdoors.


Missy - LVT

Missy graduated with a degree in Veterinary Technology in 1988. She worked in many areas of veterinary medicine but has returned to her passion of helping to control animal population and animals in need. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two dogs, Mae Mobley and Token.


Stacy - Veterinary Technician

Stacy was born and raised in Fort Mill, SC. She has been in the veterinary field since graduating high school in 2005. Stacy loves her 2 beautiful daughters and like to spend time with her husband, their 2 daughters, and dirt track racing. She has a 5 year old yellow lab named Aiden, a 7 year old Great Dane named Ariel, and a 2 year old cat named Sammie.


Alyssa - Veterinary Technician

Alyssa joined our team in February 2022. She has been in the vet field for 15+ years and has a passion for loving your fur babies. She worked in general practice for nearly 15 years before joining the spay/neuter world and has been so happy to have made the change. When she’s not working, you can find her spending time with her husband and son, hunting, on the lake, or enjoying time with her dogs, Pepper and Roxy


Danielle - Veterinary Technician

Danielle joined our team in 2023. She has been o the Vet field since 1994. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband, 3 children, and her fur babies Fern, Gibbs and Lulu.


Shannon - Veterinary Technician

Shannon joined the Healthy Pets team in July 2023. She received her MSW from USC in 2003 but got a job at a vet in 2004 and has been in the field the past 20 years. She is passionate about patient preventative care, client education and fear free certified. She lives on a farm on York with husband and two sons. They have dogs, cats, goats, and reptiles. She enjoys reading, antique/thrift shopping, plants and spending time with family and friends in her spare time.


Rosemary - Veterinary Technician

Rosemary joined our team in 2024. She has been in the Vet field since 2007. Caring for animals has always been her passion. She enjoys being a dog Mama to her two great Danes, Dabo and Oakley Gray and spending time with her family. She is looking forward to this new journey working at Healthy Pets.


Holley - Veterinary Technician

Holley has been in the Veterinary field since 2012. In her spare time she loves to kayak and oil paint. She has 3 furbabies, Zeus, Thor and Storm. Kitties are the light of her life!


Kristin - Receptionist

Kristin joined the team in 2019. Her passion for rescue, and her specialty is fostering senior dogs with medical needs. Kristin enjoys spending quality time with her husband, 3 children and 6 dogs. She is a firm believer of spaying and neutering to prevent unplanned or unwanted litters, to reduce the pet overpopulation and cut down on euthanasia rates happening in shelters.


Hannah - Receptionist

Hannah has worked In the vet field since 2018, where she started off working in boarding. She has two indoor cats Sabo and Sanji. Featured in her picture is her favorite patient Ally. Working with animals has been an adventure but it’s made her become so passionate about their care and happiness.

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Friday 8:00am-1:00p

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