Kennel Staff

Lori came on staff in 2015 with 12 years of previous veterinary assistant experience. She worked at Hudson Vet for three years as a technician and was promoted to kennel manager fall of 2018. Lori has three grown boys and three adorable grandchildren. She is also “mom” to her four pups – Misty a lab mix, Mac a lab mix, Cabela a Rhodesian Ridgeback, and Koda a Boston Terrier. Lori spends her free time enjoying her dogs, sons, and her grandchildren. Lori lives in Streetsboro.


Kelly joined the kennel staff in the fall of 2010 and works some nights and weekends. She and her husband Craig have four children. Kelly enjoys caring for her Haflinger horse named Bizzy, Rottweiler named Denver, and a cat named Sparkle. Kelly and Craig additionally board many horses on their farm and give horseback riding lessons. In her spare time, Kelly enjoys camping and hiking. She and her family live in Cuyahoga Falls.


has been working in our kennel since spring 2011. She works some evenings and weekends caring for our boarders. Nicolette is married to Chris and they have three adorable young children. Nicolette’s real baby is her Thoroughbred bay mare named Tootsie, whom she has loved and spoiled for the past 16 years. When she is not working, Nicolette divides her time between her family, home improvement projects, cooking and baking, reading, and visiting family. Nicolette lives in Hudson.


zloriLori has been working part time in our kennel since the fall of 2012. She fills in both day and evening shifts taking care of boarding and hospitalized pets. Lori has experience as a large animal veterinary technician and is also a racehorse trainer. Lori has two children. They also have two Bernese mountain dogs – Hedley and Lincoln, three pet cats named Boo, Ash, and Mexican, as well as a feral barn cat named Sassy. Also in the barn are two thoroughbred race horses, a thoroughbred brood mare, and a miniature pony named Thunder. When Lori is taking a break from cleaning stalls and litter boxes, she enjoys running and boating. Lori lives in Diamond with her family.