Melanie Sanders - Office Manager
Melanie & 'Luki' the St. Bernard
Melanie came to work with the team in May of 2013. She is our office manager, and will be the first face you see when you come visit us. Melanie's naturally fun and spirited personality is a perfect fit for our team. Melanie is a huge animal lover. She sees the good in every situation and hopes the best for all our patients. When Melanie isn't at work with us, her passions are cooking, spending quality relaxation time with friends and family, and keeping in close touch with her family in California. Melanie shares her Twin Falls home with her husband Clayton of 18 years and their Rottweiler "Apollo."
Ashley Pugmire C.V.T.
Ashley & 'Jake' the Golden Retriever
Ashley attended CSI's Veterinary Technology Program from 2005-2007. Once she graduated in May of 07' and passed her National Boards she became a Certified Veterinary Technician. Ashley has worked at KVH since 2006 and has seen our clientele grow. Like any girl Ashley loves the sun and the sand and is a shop-aholic! Ashley moved to Twin Falls from Soda Springs ID in 2005. She now shares her home with her husband Scott, daughter Reagyn (5), and son Camden (2), two Yorkies "Kodi" and "Harli", and two cats, "Maycee" and "Mater".
Belgica Saldana - Vet Assistant
Belgica joined our team in May of 2014. Bel (as we affectionately refer to her) came to us from Boise where she also worked in a busy Veterinary Hospital. She shares her Twin Falls home with her boyfriend Rolando, their 5 year old daughter Layne, and son Haidyn (1), and her 2 dogs, a Chihuahua named 'Piolin' and a Bischon named "Buddy.
Cherie Warr - Vet Assistant
Cherie began working for KVH in 2003. Prior to working here she owned her own beauty salon and was a hairdresser for 18 years. Cherie lives in Murtaugh to be close to her family who live in Burley. Cherie's love for animals has helped her accumulate her large family. She lives with 2 Shih-Tzus, "Tuffy" and "Maizie", a Sheltie cross "Daisy", a pug "Sassy", a Shih-Tzu cross "Benji" and several cats. When she's not caring for her posse of pets, Cherie loves to spend time with family, her daughter Lisa and her three grandkids, Jazmine, Isaac, and Zavid.
Lacey Anderson -Vet Assistant
Lacey joined our team in August of 2016. She lives in Buhl on a heifer ranch with her husband, Brad. Lacey has always loved animals and has been a great asset to our team. She has three boys Carson (11), Kolby (8) and Kash (3). They have 3 dogs "Hope", "Zoey" and "Howie" and 2 cats, "Zen" and "Kevin." When she's not at work you'll find her outdoors with her family, fishing, camping, or riding!
Mary Murray - Boarding Facilitator
Mary and 'Porter'.
Mary came to work with the KVH team in May of 2010. Mary is a die hard animal lover, so any clients who bring their animals to board with us can rest assured they will be given the utmost T.L.C. Mary keeps all of our patients happy and comfortable with lots of love. Mary was born and raised here in Twin Falls and has 6 children, and 10 grandchildren. She also works part time at Magic Bowl where she is around the hobby she loves...Bowling! Mary also loves baseball and goes to watch her grandchildren play frequently. She shares her Twin Falls home with a Miniature Pinscher named 'Lacey'.
Abra Snow-Veterinary Assistant
Abra grew up in Northern Nevada on a cattle ranch. She moved to Twin in June of 2016 when she started working with us. She enjoys roping, rodeo, and being on the ranch. She shares her home with her Border Collie "Zeus" and her affectionate cat "Mister Snow". She enjoys spending time with her friends and family and spending time outdoors.
Maren McClellan, Veterinary Technician
Maren attended the Veterinary Technology program at BYU-Utah.She has been with Kimberly Vet since 2006.She and her husband Dustin have been married for 11 years.They have three daughters McKadie (8), Brindlie (5 ), and Hollie (3) and one son, Seamus. She stays very busy chasing her kids around.