Ahwatukee Animal Care Hospital

10855 South 48th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85048



Our Team  

Ahwatukee Animal Care Hospital teamOur skilled veterinary technicians perform a multitude of skills, including provision of a variety of nursing care and medical services for our patients. Additionally they provide information and education to our clients in numerous areas of pet care and assist in maintaining medical equipment.

Among their many duties, our boarding and daycare team provide fun and loving care for our pet guests and assist in keeping our boarding areas sanitary, comfortable, and clean.

From greeting our clients and patients and managing schedules to assisting with medical records and keeping our facilities clean, Ahwatukee Animal Care Hospital and Pet Resort's client relations support team is the driving force working behind the scenes.  

Our entire team works hard to make sure you and your pet receive extraordinary care and hospitality.



Stephanie - Hospital Administrator

Stephanie joined the Ahwatukee Animal Care Hospital and Pet Resort team in 2015 with over 10 years of office management experience and over 15 years of volunteering at a variety of animal shelters and rescues. She has a commitment to providing extraordinary service to our clients. Her compassion and kindness shine through all she does. Stephanie has a beautiful Yellow Nape Amazon parrot named Ivy and the funniest little French Bulldog named Ladybug. She enjoys spending time with her closest friends and family. Stephanie is a movie buff, loves knitting, yoga and swimming.

Assistant Manager / Client Relations Specialist

Zabrina is from New Mexico. She moved to Phoenix in 2013. She has always worked with animals in a variety of ways, including on a farm, and in veterinary hospitals. She has two dogs. Zabrina enjoys traveling and family adventures.


Sam - Client Relations Specialist

Samantha (Sam) is an Arizona native. She has always loved animals and has worked previously in a boarding facility and as a bather. She has three dogs and a bearded dragon. In her free time, Sam loves spending time with her family and hiking.


Addison - Client Relations Specialist/ Veterinary Technician

Addison was born and raised in Colorado and moved to Arizona in 2019. He has loved animals since he was a child. He has a miniature Dachshund and a cat. Addison is currently working on his Veterinary Technician degree. he loves to cook, collect vinyl, and spend time with his pets.

Danielle - Client Relations Specialist

I was welcomed to be part of an elite team here at Ahwatukee Animal Care Hospital. I have a bachelors in Education and History, 3 Associates in Child Development, Paralegal Studies, and Veterinary Technology. I have worn many hats in my lifetime in different careers, but found my true calling in the veterinary field. As a retired CVT I am proud to now serve as a Front Desk Representative here at Ahwatukee Animal Care Hospital. I am originally from Boston, but now call Arizona my home. I am owned by 3 beautiful fur babies who have enriched my life beyond words. Along with being a wife and mother of 2 grown men finding their way in the world, I am a volunteer at 2 rescues, and whenever I can, I am avid reader.


Michelle - Lead Veterinary Technician


Michelle was born in California and moved to Arizona when she was 10 years old. She has worked as a veterinary technician for over five years and loves the opportunity to work with animals every day. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She has a chow mix dog named Tibby.


Janette - Veterinary Technician

My name is Janette, I am originally from Arizona but have lived in Mexico as well. I have a beautiful Cane Corso named Rambo, I think of him as my child. I love working with animals so much I have dedicated my career to helping them. I graduated as a Vet Assistant in 2021 and have been with Ahwatukee ever since. In my spare time I enjoy reading.

Hannah - Veterinary Technician

Hannah grew up in Arizona, while also spending a school year in New Zealand at the age of 8. She graduated from the EVIT veterinary assisting program in 2020 and has been working as a veterinary technician ever since. She is a Cat Friendly Certified Professional through the American Association of Feline Practitioners. Hannah is currently working towards her Bachelor of Science at Arizona State University to fulfill the prerequisites of Veterinary School. She has an Australian cattle dog, chihuahua, and two DSH cats. In her free time Hannah likes to golf, hike, watch movies, and study!

Hannah - Veterinary Technician

Hannah was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. She has always wanted to work with animals and is very passionate about doing so. She attended Carrington College to become a veterinary assistant and loves having the opportunity to care for animals and our clients. At home she has 2 pugs and 2 cats and in her free time likes to travel and spend time with her pets. 


Melissa - Pet Resort/Boarding Manager

Melissa is known by her family and friends as a lover of all animals. She brings that love, compassion and commitment with her to work every day as the leader of our boarding team. Melissa is originally from Colorado and moved here with her husband and four fur babies to escape the cold winters. She is a certified yoga instructor with a passion for health and wellness. Melissa enjoys traveling, hiking, and cuddling on the couch watching reality shows with her Chiweenie, Min Pin, Tabby and Sphinx.


Hannah - Boarding Technician

Hannah has lived in Arizona her entire life and loves the warm weather. She has been a fantastic addition to our boarding team. She has a passion/love of all animals large and small. Since she was a child she has cared for rabbits, hamsters, dogs, cats and ferrets. Hannah has two dogs named Ginger, a Terrier mix and Pep, a chihuahua. In her down time she enjoys swimming, spending time with family and friends and binge watching tv while snuggling with her pups.



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Ahwatukee Animal Care Hospital the best veterinary clinic in AhwatukeeAhwatukee Animal Care Hospital's staff is well-trained and each team member has a genuine passion for animal care. We offer state-of-the art diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, improved animal care products, and specialized equipment to meet our clients' high expectations for quality veterinary care for their special pets.

We believe national chain veterinary care facilities do not offer the personalized care a locally owned and operated animal hospital can deliver. Further, by doing business with a locally owned and operated animal hospital, more of your hard earned money is put back into Arizona's economy.

Keeping your pet healthy and happy is important. From routine to advanced optimal care, Ahwatukee Animal Care Hospital is proud to offer the very best in veterinary medicine.

Ahwatukee Animal Care Hospital the best veterinary care in Ahwatukee and Phoenix!

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