Animal Hospital of DePere

703 North 9th Street
De Pere, WI 54115



Deborah, Receptionist/Assistant

I have assistant and receptionist duties.  These duties include handling patients, scheduling appointments, educating clients, and customer service.  I started my veterinary experience in 2003, joining the AHDP team in 2005, although I was an AHDP client long before that.  I enjoy the veterinary field and the relationships between pets and their people.  I have a strong interest in native wildlife and rehabilitate several species of WI wildlife.  My special interest is the care and conservation of insectivorous bats.  My family includes my husband Steve, and sons Jordan and Rolf.  I have 2 dogs, and 2 cats.  I am a member of AWARE (Alliance of WIAnimal Rehoming Effort), NWRA (National Wildlife Rehabilitators Assoc.)and R-PAWS (Rehabilitation Program at the Wildlife Sanctuary.)


Kristi, Receptionist/Assistant

 My duties include receptionist and assistant duties.  I began working in the veterinary field in 1996.   I joined the AHDP team in 2013, and look forward to a long career here.  I have a passion for working with animals, and doing wildlife rehabilitation.  My husband & I have 3 children, all of whom share a love for animals.  Our furry family members consist of 8 golden retrievers. Over the years we have rescued 2 orhpaned terrier puppies, a  siamese cat, several giant Koi, a Flemish giant rabbit, an african albino frog, a bearded dragon and several exotic birds.  My hobbies include wildlife rehab, sports, gardening, camping,and traveling. My heart and soul goes into raising golden retrievers. Over the past 22 years, I have successfully donated and placed 13 certified working dogs with children with disabilities, as well as bred goldens that have been used for search and rescue, nose work, school reading programs, and so much more!

Tammy, Certified Veterinary Technician

I graduated from MATC in 2004 and was certified the same year.  I started working here April 2006.  I enjoy how each client brings a different story to keep my day exciting and new.  My furry family consists of Satin, a Snowshoe mix, adopted from MATC and Ivy a three-legged tabby that I adopted from here.  In my spare time I will paint with acrylics, oils, and water colors.  I also enjoy music/concerts, traveling and hanging out with friends and family.

Kristen, Certified Veterinary Technician

Some of my duties include prepping patients for surgery, caring for hospitalized patients, exam room duties, lab work, and client education.  I graduated from Argosy University in 2003. I have always had a strong interest in medicine and nursing care.  My furry friends are felines, Stumpy and Jennings and lab mix Ellie.  My hobbies include music, movies, books, and visiting friends.

Melanie, Certified Veterinary Technician

My duties include animal care and client education.  I graduated from MATC with an Associate Degree.  Originally, I started at AHDP in May 2001.  I took an extended leave in April 2007 to have a baby, or two.  In February 2009, I returned part time.  I enjoy educating clients on the best care for their pets, and watching puppies and kittens grow up.  I have a special interest in ultrasound.  My family includes my husband, Andy, three children, two dogs, and one cat.  Hobbies include spending time with the family, camping, and fishing.


Megan, Certified Veterinary Technician

My duties include patient care, assisting the doctors, client education, dentals, and assisting with surgeries.  I graduated from Argosy University in the Twin Cities, MN in 2013.  Before coming to AHDP, I worked as an assistant at Blue Cross Animal Hospital in Minneapolis, MN.  I love the team at AHDP;  we work well together and make work enjoyable.  My furry family includes Jasper, a german shepherd mix and two cats Ducky and Palmer. Hobbies include being outdoors, spending time with family, and getting lost in a good book.

Connie, Practice Manager &
Certified Veterinary Technician

As a manager, I oversee training and communication of new and existing staff.  As a technician, I educate clients, perform dentals, and nursing care.  I graduated from Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology in Aurora, CO in 1992.  I started working at AHDP in 1992.  The favorite parts of my job include educating clients, dentistry, and behavior.  My family includes my husband, Mike, and daughters Shae and Skye.  The rest of my family includes hounds Tess,Lily and Burda; and cavalier Stanley.  Hobbies include walking, biking, and gardening.


Rachel, Kennel Assistant

My responsibilities include taking care of the animals staying here, cleaning and maintaining the hospital.  I attended Globe University for a year and may continue my education in the future.  My employment at AHDP starting in December 2014.  I have always loved animals and enjoy the hands-on experiences here.  My family includes my treeing walker coonhound named Lady.  Hobbies include taking my dog to the park, reading, watching movies, and doing outdoor activities.