our staff

Dr. Michael SheltonMichael Shelton, D.V.M.
Michael Shelton, D.V.M.     Dr. Shelton graduated from Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1997.  He did his undergraduate studies at Texas A&M University.  He practiced medicine at Parker Animal & Bird Clinic in Plano for ten years before opening his own practice.  Dr. Shelton has a small farm in Blue Ridge.

In his spare time he enjoys outdoor activities with his wife Chris and their four children, Kian, Kobe, Mitch and Callie.

 

Dr. Dana MeansDr. Dana Means, D.V.M.
Dr. Means has been a practicing Doctor of Veterinary Medicine since graduating Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1991. Dr. Means has worked in Texas and New Jersey since graduation. Dr. Means was an owner of King Animal Hospital in McKinney, TX for 13 years until she sold her share in 2010.

She had also worked concurrently as a human medical research analyst for the past 7 years. She joined 380 West Animal Hospital as a part-time veterinarian in the Fall of 2011 and became a full-time associate in 2012. Dr. Means lives in McKinney on 5 acres with her four children.

ElizabethElizabeth R.V.T. Practice Manager
Elizabeth, or Liz as we call her, has worked with Dr. Shelton since June of 1997.  She lives in Farmersville with her husband Larry and two wonderful children, Jordan and Riley.  They have a small farm with horses, chickens, Boer goats, and of course dogs and cats.

Liz became a Licensed Veterinary Technician in 1992 and has worked in the veterinary field since 1988.  She is passionate about surgery, anesthesia, and pain management.  She will ensure that your pet is as comfortable as possible at all times.

Liz also enjoys attending her children’s sporting events and raising Boer goats.

In her spare time, Delita enjoys spending time by the pool with her family and friends while listening to country music.

JenniferJennifer-Head Technician
Jennifer joined our team in May of 2013.  She lives with her three dogs Sultan, Sadie and Antonio. 

Jennifer is a registered Licensed Veterinary Technician and has been working in the field since 2006.  Jennifer’s passion is surgery and dietary.  She loves the opportunity to sit with clients and help them with their pet’s food related needs. She is energetic and loves to have fun. In her spare time, Jennifer loves to go to mud bogs, play softball, attend kickboxing classes, and watch movies..

Jill-Technician
Jill joined our team in November 2015. She lives in Farmersville with her husband, 9 dogs and 3 cats. She has been involved with the same rescue group for 15 years.

Jill is currently enrolled in a Vet Technician program. Jill is a very positive individual and will most likely have her camera ready to snap a picture of your beautiful babies.  She loves being a technician and definitely loves to travel in her free time.

Courtney
Courtney joined our team in August 2015. She lives in McKinney with her 2 very sweet Boxer boys Seamus and Yogi. She is prior Active Duty Military and is finishing a degree in Criminal Justice. Her love for the animals is apparent, all animals know she can be trusted. Courtney really enjoys this field of work and is the first to aid a client in need.

She enjoys interaction with the fur babies and also enjoys Dentistry.  Outside of the clinic she likes to play softball, ride motorcycles and just spending time with her boys.

Buster
BusterBuster is our house cat. He was found, as a small kitten, in Bobbie’s barn in July of 2007. He soon won the hearts of the staff and joined the practice as the official greeter. Buster is very loving and has no fear. He will walk up to the largest of dogs, or the angriest of cats. He has a fascination for purses. He will crawl right in and lay down. He is quite the character.