our staff

Dr. Michael SheltonMichael 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. He lives near Blue Ridge and has a small farm full of chickens, cows, and horses. He shares his home with his dog, Pepper, and his cat, Velcro.

Dr. Shelton lives in Blue Ridge with his wife, Chris, and their four children, Kian, Kobe, Mitchel & Callie. In his spare time, he enjoys participating in outdoor activities with his wife and kids.

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, dogs: Faith (Great Dane), Butter (Lab/Golden mix), Puck (miniature Poodle). and Jefe (Chihuahua), cats (Lucky and Precious), horses (Luna and Jazz).

She enjoys watching her boys play ice hockey, one daughter play soccer, and the other daughter rides horses.

ElizabethElizabeth R.V.T.
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 has worked in the veterinary field for 26 years.  She is passionate about surgery, anesthesia, and pain management.  She will ensure that your pet is as comfortable as possible at all times.

In her spare time, Liz enjoys attending her children’s sporting events and raising Boer goats.

BobbieBobbie
Bobbie has worked with us since opening day in 2007.  She lives in Farmersville with her three children, Damion, Andrew, and Jadynn. 

Bobbie is passionate about client relations.  She enjoys developing relationships with our client and their pets.  She tailors her care to each patient based on what they need at the time.  She hopes to make your experience as nice as possible.
In her spare time, Bobbie enjoys spending time with her children outdoors.

MelissaMelissa
Melissa has been with us since October of 2007.  She lives in Providence with her son, Seth.  They also have 2 dogs, a cat, and a cockatiel in their family. 

Melissa has worked in the veterinary field for over 15 years and has been working with Dr. Shelton since 2002.  Her love for the clients and their pets is evident.  She enjoys loving on the patients and getting to know the clients.   She also has a soft spot for the blind and 3 legged pets.

In her spare time, Melissa loves working with several charities, teaching Sunday School, and spending time with her son.

Delita
Delita started working with us in September of 2012.  She lives here in McKinney with her husband Marc and their four wonderful children; Gage, Madison, Braden, and Alli.  Their family also includes a chocolate Labrador, three cats and a bearded dragon.  Delita has worked in the veterinary field for 9 years.  She is passionate about dental care and loves to educate clients.  She loves making sure the furry members of your family have bright clean teeth. 

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

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.