Dr. Quigley

DR. ERIN QUIGLEY

DVM, PRACTICE OWNER

Dr. Quigley is the practice owner and lead veterinarian at Family Vet Animal Medical Center of Wentzville and Family Vet of Lake St. Louis.  She's been working in veterinary medicine for nearly 20 years. She will mainly be based out of her new  Family Vet location in Lake St. Louis starting May 2019, but she will occasionally see clients at Wentzville too!

“I love building relationships with people. That’s my favorite part of being a vet: helping pets and being a part of our clients’ families.”

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DR. SARA BURROUGHS

DVM, ASSOCIATE VETERINARIAN

Being a veterinarian fulfills her life-long dream of helping animals and preventing disease.

“When I’m with a client, I want that person to feel like their pet is my only patient. I take the time to clearly explain the situation. I treat our patients just as I would my own family member.”

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DR. LAUREN EDWARDS

DVM, ASSOCIATE VETERINARIAN

Dr. Edwards is dedicated to being a pet’s advocate and having the animal’s best interest in mind.

“We’re pet owners too, so we understand the emotions and challenges. It’s my goal to practice the best medicine and look at it from the perspective of ‘What would I do if it was my own pet?’”

Dr. Justin Nash, DVM

DR. JUSTIN NASH

DVM, ASSOCIATE VETERINARIAN

Dr. Nash's favorite part of being a veterinarian is client education and communication.

“I really enjoy teaching and trying to relay as much information as I can to clients, whether it's trying to help them understand what is ailing their pet or answer any random questions they may have. Any type of information I can supply to them, I really look forward to doing."

Dr. Amber Riley, DVM

DR. AMBER RILEY

DVM, ASSOCIATE VETERINARIAN

Dr. Riley is very passionate about nutrition and enjoys seeing the human-animal bond on a daily basis.

“I really like veterinary nutrition and talking about it with clients, as it is something that owners can feel 100% in control of. Picking from the millions of pet foods out there and choosing one that they can feed their pet every single day, I think that is really cool. I'm also excited to meet all of the clients! I love talking to clients and seeing the unique human-animal bond between clients and their pets  "

Our Leadership Team

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AMY

HOSPITAL MANAGER @ WENTZVILLE

Pets: Blue & Daisy (dogs), Shadow, Sophie & Willow (cats)

If you had to describe yourself in 4 words, what would they be? Loyal, caring, respectful and compassionate.

Favorite food? Seafood.

Favorite sports/ sports team? Green Bay Packers- “GO Pack GO!”

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CINDY

HOSPITAL MANAGER @ LAKE ST. LOUIS

Pets: Beau & Piper (dogs),

If you weren't working in this field, what would you be doing? If I wasn't working in a clinic setting, I'd be in the education field.

Favorite type of music? Country.

What's on your bucket list? I would love to live out in the country and have several acres of land.

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JODIE

HOSPITAL COORDINATOR/MANAGER
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Pets: Moose, Deacon & Rainbow Girl (dogs) & Dewey (cat)

What was your first job? Ice Zone- the official practice facility of your St. Louis Blues (go Blues!).

What is your favorite place to travel? Gulf Shores, AL- I’ve been almost every year of my life since I was 6 years old and it’s like a 2nd home to me!

If you could travel back in time, what time frame would you visit and why? I would visit the 1950’s because I’ve always felt like an old soul & am a huge Elvis Presley and Beatles fan.

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SARAH

LEAD REGISTERED VET TECH @ WENTZVILLE

Pets: Bandit, Peanut & Cledus (dogs),  Sassy (horse) & chickens

What’s on your bucket list? I would love to go to Alaska!

What is one of your best memories from childhood? I always had a great time hunting with my dad.

What is your biggest fear? Bunnies 🙂

Our Veterinary Technicians

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PAIGE

REGISTERED VET TECH

Pets: 2 Great Danes (Max & Penny), 2 bunnies (Piper & Anna), & 1 chameleon (Randy)

If you were an animal, what would you be and why? I would be a chameleon because they are awesome and so colorful!

Who is your celebrity crush? Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters.

Favorite quote? “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” – Wayne Gretzky/Michael Scott/Paige Boyle.

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NICKI

VET TECH WITH 15 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

Pets: Izzy, Peanut Butter & Tator Tot (dogs), Quincy, Carmel, May & Kovu (cats)

If you had to describe yourself in 5 words, what would they be? OCD, motherly, caring, awesome & friendly.

What is your favorite quote? “You can’t fix stupid!” This was something my step-dad use to always say.

Does toilet paper hang over or under? I don’t care!

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JILL

REGISTERED VET TECH

Pets: Ejim (dog)

What accomplishments are you most proud of? I am most proud of becoming a registered technician and then growing into a surgery tech role.

If you could have any super power, what would it be? Teleportation!

What is your favorite quote? “Would I rather be feared or loved? Both. I want people to be afraid of how much they love me.” – Michael Scott from The Office.

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TRICHIA

REGISTERED VET TECH

Pets: Ratchet (dog) & fish too (fresh & saltwater)

If you weren’t working in this field, what would you be doing? I would probably be working in dentistry.

If you could jump into a pool of something, what would it be? Baby sea turtles.

Would you rather be a fish safe in a fish tank or a fish out in the wide, dangerous ocean? I would rather be a fish out in the wide dangerous ocean! You may not live as long, but the ocean is much more beautiful!

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FRANCI

VET TECH

Pets: Piper & Mattie (dogs) and Dasher & Walker Texas Ranger (cats)

What do you like to do in your free time? I enjoy having a glass of wine and doing my girlfriends' nails.

Give us a weird fact about yourself? I have really sweaty feet.

What is your spirit animal and why? My spirit animal is my puppy Piper- she's a doll and has a great personality

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MADISON

VET TECH

Pets: Obi Wan, Willow, francie & Evie (dogs), Grace & Count (horses), Josie & Ellie Mae (pigs) and Whisker Whisky (cat)

What is the most exciting thing that has happened to you this past year? The most exciting thing that has happened to me this year is I had my first child. His name is Liam Robert and he has my whole heart!

Describe yourself in 3 words? Caring, loyal and kind

If you could have an unlimited supply of something for the rest of your life what would you choose? I would choose money- that way I wouldn't have to worry about it anymore.

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AIMEE

VET TECH

Pets: Mackenzie (dog) and Bri & Sativa (cats)

What's on your bucket list? To travel to different countries.

If you weren't working in this field what would you be doing? I would be working with my fiance at his store.

What is your favorite movie? I love the Star Wars series- if I had to pick one I would say Return of the Jedi.

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RACHAEL

VET TECH

Pets: Chuck (dog), Louis & Milo (cats)- plus the fabulous Kitty Rainbow

What accomplishments are you most proud of? My 3 AMAZING children! They are the best part of my life and I can't believe I made them

If you could have any superpower, what would it be?

Time manipulation- stopping/freezing time would seriously help with all the busy day to day chaos.

What is your favorite quote/saying?

"Happiness can be found in the darkest of times if one only remembers to turn on the light." - Albus Dumbledore

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LAUREN

VET TECH

Pets: Morty and Wesson (dogs) and Hott Frye (cat)

What is your favorite hobby? Art/Crafts/Home Renovation projects

Describe yourself in 3 words?

Creative, funny, organized

Where do you see yourself in 10 years?

On the beach with a marg in my hand 🙂

 

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SARAH

VET TECH

Pets: Leo (dog)

What is your favorite place to visit?      Maine- I have family there and the weather is perfect!

If you were an animal, what would you be and why?

I'd be a giraffe because I'm tall.

What is the most exciting thing that has happened to you this year?

I got married:)

 

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EMILY

VET TECH

Pets: Angel (dog)

What was your first job? Mover at Cord

What is your favorite dessert? Red Velvet cupcakes

If you won the lottery what is the first thing you would purchase? I would purchase my own home

 

Our Receptionists

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ALLISON

RECEPTIONIST

Pets: Mud & Shemp (dogs), Lilly & Moses (cats), Clarance & Sebastian (turtles)

What’s on your bucket list? I want to go skydiving. I also would like to go to the Grand Canyon!

If you were an animal, what would you be and why? I would want to be a river otter. I would spend all of my days wiggling through the waters & eating fish. Plus, I would be soooo cute!

What is your favorite place to travel? I like going to a good Mexican restaurant and then to bed.

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ALYSSA

RECEPTIONIST

Pets: Jax and Effie (dogs) & Spicy (cat)

What do you like to do in your free time? Feed the turtles at my favorite park- they love me there!

What is your favorite holiday and why?Christmas; because that warm fuzzy feeling you get

What kind of music do you listen to? Anything but country

CHELSEY

RECEPTIONIST

Pets: Gomez the Bearded Dragon

Favorite Movie/TV Show/Book?  Euro Trip/Orange is the New Black/ Harry Potter.

Favorite Quote?  Never apologize for being sensitive or emotional. Let this be a sign that you've got a big heart and aren't afraid to let others see it. Showing emotions is a sign of strengths.

Where do you see yourself in 5 years? I'd like to just focus on getting through the next year with a newborn in one piece and then we will go from there!

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KATLYNN

RECEPTIONIST

Pets: Baby (cat), Ollie and Charlie (brother cats)

What was your first car? 2015 Honda Civic, but my first fun car was a 1991 BMW E30 318IS

What show on Netflix have you binged watched embarassingly fast? The Witcher and Peaky Blinders and I've watched both of them 3 times!

If you were a vegetable, what would you be and why? I would be a potato, because they get to sit on the couch all day (Ha Ha, knee slapper!)

 

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LAUREN

RECEPTIONIST

Pets: None at this time but we will definitely haveat least one dog and one cat in the near future 🙂

What are you most looking forward to in the future? Raising my first baby with the love of my life and pursuing a career in the veterinary field.

What was the first concert you ever went to?  The first concert I ever went to was Mayhenfest. Side note: My parent didn't want me to go and I went anyways. It's the only time I got grounded as a teen- haha!

What is your favorite smell and why? It's a tie between campfire and gasoline/rubber. I grew up camping and going to drag car races and both smells are very nostaligic for me.

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Elizabeth

RECEPTIONIST

Pets: Captain (dog) & Mr. Darcey  & Winnie Agatha Pickle Chips  (cats)

Would you rather visit the east coast or west coast and why? I would prefer to visit the west coast because its warmer there and all of the fun things to do in Cali!

What kind of music do you like to listen to? Country and R&B.

What is your favorite holiday and why? Thanksgiving... food!