Our Veterinary Assistants

Our Veterinary Assistants

Staff Bio


Angie Preston, Veterinary Assistant & Kennel Manager

  • Pictured with Gryffin
  • Pets at home:  Gryffin – a playful mixed breed, Merlin – an African dwarf frog, and two ducks.
  • Veterinary interests:  Exotics and incorporating ‘Fear Free‘ into general animal care.
  • Hobbies:  Reading fantasy novels, watching the latest movies, volunteering at the Montana Raptor Conservation Center, riding horses, and dog training.


Ariana Burkett

  • Pictured with Brea
  • Pets at home:  Brea – a Rottweiler, Kodi – a mixed mutt, Thunder – a chocolate flaxen Rocky Mountain Horse, and Kat – a amber champagne Quarter Horse.
  • Veterinary interests:  Surgical assisting and patient care.
  • Hobbies:  Horseback riding, colt starting, cooking, and gardening.



Hayley Baker, Veterinary Assistant

  • Pictured with Chet
  • Pets at home:  Chet – a blue merle mini Aussie, and several horses and mules at her families ranch in Augusta, MT
  • Veterinary interest:  Equine medicine.
  • Hobbies:  Riding horses, hunting, hiking, and being outside!