Our Reception Staff

Our Reception Staff

Staff Bio

Janice Billington-Cherry

  • Pictured:  left (holding Ilean)
  • Education:  General studies in Accounting completed at MSU.
  • Pets at home:  Bridger; yellow Labrador Retriever and Ubu; gold Golden Retriever.
  • Veterinary Interests:  Client experience and Golden Retriever puppies.
  • Hobbies:  Spending time with her family.

Kristie McDowell

  • Pictured:  center
  • Previously worked for two years at an Equine exclusive veterinary practice.
  • Pets at home:  Pip; blue merle toy Aussie and Charlotte; Appendix Quarter Horse.
  • Veterinary Interests:  Equine medicine.
  • Hobbies:  Horseback riding, riding dirt bikes, and spending time with her family.

Annette McDowell

  • Pictured:  right
  • Education:  Graduate from MSU with a BS in Microbiology
  • Pets at home:  Dundee; red dun Quarter Horse, Oreo Blizzard; paint Fox Trotter, Bella; blue merle Australian Cattle Dog, Nellie; tan and white Golden Retriever cross, Duncan; grey longhaired feline, and Phillip; white Manx.
  • Veterinary Interest:  Equine medicine.
  • Hobbies:  Camping, hiking, horseback riding, gardening, snowmobiling, skiing, and spending time with her family.


Amanda Rasmussen

  • Education:  Graduate from MSU with a BA in Environmental Design in 2013 and an MA in Architecture in 2016.
  • Pets at home:  Nothing yet, but hopes to have a herding breed soon!
  • Veterinary Interest:  Client experience and getting to see the exotics.
  • Hobbies:  Volleyball, downhill skiing, hiking, and spending time outdoors.