Courtney is our Kennel Manager here at DAH. She graduated from Dutchtown High School in 2010 and has multiple years of experience handling and taking care of pets and wild animals alike. Courtney began her career in animal care at a boarding facility and doggy daycare. She loves all creatures but has a huge passion for reptiles, rabbits, and birds of prey. She is an artistic individual as well, spending all of her spare time painting or crafting when not loving on the world's furry and non furry friends. You can see some of her creative talents on our fence murals.
Avery is originally from Way Cross, Georgia but has spent most of his life in the Prairieville area. His compassion for animals is evident and he has grown up with many family pets. Currently, Avery and his family have two dogs, a Yorkie named Holly Claire, and a Lab puppy named Bijou. Avery is currently in his second year of attendance at LSU.
Gregory was raised in Baton Rouge, LA, and moved to Prairieville about 8 years ago. He graduated from LSU with 2 Bachelors of Science degrees. The first degree was Zoology, and the second was Computer Science. His employment background includes Philmont Boy Scout Ranch, computer programming, Restaurant Office Management, and Veterinary Technician/Kennel Worker. He is an Eagle Scout who still enjoys hiking and kayaking. Growing up he had a dog, cat, 4 hamsters, and 2 birds.
Emily has recently completed her freshman year of college at RPCC. She has recently applied to several schools, including LSU, for veterinary science. Emily has loved animals since childhood and working towards vet school has been her goal for as long as she can remember. She has lived in Louisiana all of her life but has been a resident of Geismar for the last three years. Emily started work with Dutchtown Animal Hospital in 2016. A fun fact about Emily is that she at one time owned 18 pets at once.