Dr. Loster – Veterinarian
Dr. Manta Loster graduated with honors from the University of Guelph, Canada with a major in Biochemistry and a minor in Biomedical Sciences. He was accepted to the Ontario Veterinary College at Guelph University graduating in 1994. In 2000 he completed an internship at Michigan Veterinary Specialists and completed a residency in Emergency and Critical Care in Louisville in 2004. Dr. Loster holds professional membership in KVMA, AVMA, GLVMA, and AAHA. Dr. Loster and Dr. Ross bought the practice in May, 2008.
Dr. Ross – Veterinarian
Dr. Tanya Ross Loster graduated with honors from the University of Guelph with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences. She went on to complete a Master of Science in Immunology and Pathology at the University of Guelph. She was then accepted to the Ontario Veterinary College, graduating in 1999. After graduation Dr. Ross practiced as an associate veterinarian for 2 years prior to moving to Kentucky. In June of 2001 she joined PVVC. She and her husband took over ownership of PVVC in May of 2008. Dr. Ross holds professional membership in several organizations including KVMA, AVMA, GLVMA, AAHA and SFT. Dr. Ross and Dr. Loster have 2 wonderful children, Marissa and Corbin. They share their home with a dog, cat, and family fish.
Dr. Barnes – Veterinarian
Dr. Kristen Barnes is a 2014 graduate of St George’s University with clinical rotations at the University of Missouri. She has been traveling to many sites in Kentucky, providing exams, vaccines and routine surgeries for needed areas.
Her family time is spent with her mother and her two dogs, Wolfe and Hobie and two cats, Luna and Harry Bailey. Any spare time is spent cooking and reading.
We are very happy to add her to our Pewee Valley family!!!
“I want to provide your pets with the care and compassion I hope to give my own dogs and cats!”
Traci Endicott – Practice Manager
Shares home with her hubby and daughter, along with a zoo of cats, a Pomeranian, and Shepherd mix. Fun time is spent baking and enjoying both her family and critter family. Special interests in veterinary medicine: emergency medicine, kitten rescue, pet insurance adjuster and business management.
“Caring for animals is the toughest job I absolutely love with all my heart”
Lynn – Reproduction Care Team
Spends her time with her family and critter family of Australian Shepherds, Quarter Horses, Paints and Arabians along with her domestic shorthairs.
Enjoys dog and horse shows. Member of LKC & ASCA, Paint Horse Assoc and Quarter Horse Assoc and Senior Breeder Judge. Special veterinary medicine interests: reproduction, infertility, whelphing
“Dogs never bite me…..just humans 🙂 LOL!”
“Some people talk to animals…not many listen and that’s the problem.”
Brittany – Medical Care Team
Busy with kitty Chloe and dog Chance — likes to spend time with family and critter family! Enjoys sports, reading, drawing and learning to play the guitar. Special interests in veterinary medicine: emergency medicine, reproduction, dentistry, anesthesia and surgery.
“A soul is unawakened until it loves an animal!”
Rosemarie – Dental Care Team
Spends time with family along with her Papillons, Rottie, 2 cats, 4 birds, 9 miniature horses and 2 Hackney Ponies. She shows dogs and loves driving carriage horses.
“Animals are beautiful, soulful, sensitive creatures that deserve our care and respect!”
Courtney – Medical Care Team
Special veterinary interests: neurology, dermatology and general practice.
Being number four of 32 grandchildren, she keeps busy with family. She spends her time with Lucy, her 8yr old lab mix, Bella, 5yr old pom mix and 2 cats Fiona and Nike. UK football and basketball are her favorites along with the Colts and Broncos football.
“I love taking care of animals on a daily basis and making sure the owner is as educated as they can be and happy!”
Asia – Medical Care Team
Spends time with husband and two children, along with her Golden Retriever, Charlie and 2 cats, Sarah Palin and Cheesy Bob. Enjoys cooking (eating!), coffee, yoga, snuggling and watching movies.
Sports teams: Dallas Cowboys football, UK basketball
Vincent – Pet Care Team
Enjoys reading, hiking and camping. Spends time with Dafi, German Shep/Chow mix, Lili, setter/beagle mix and cats Oreo and Elsa
“I’m more concerned with an animal liking me than a person! LOL”
Meghan – Kennel Assistant
Spends time with husband and 2 children, Jayden and Gabby along with dogs, Leela, Kya and Max.
Julie – Client Service Representative Leader
Spends time with “fur kid” Chesney, her golden retriever. Moved back to our area, close to her parents and brother, after living and working at a North Carolina clinic. Loves hiking with Chesney, visiting wineries, playing the piano and going to the beach!
Special Interests: Studying behavioral aspects of animals
“My goal in life is to be as good a person as my dog thinks I am. The love and compassion that I have for animals is unending.”
Janet – Client Service Representative
Shares home with husband, Jeff, 12 cats, 6 dogs, 3 horses, 2 goats and a donkey. Enjoys Disney, riding horses, ballet, baking Christmas cookies, and playing with all her animals!
“I feel very blessed that God has granted me so much love to care for so many of His creatures!”
Lisa – Client Service Representative
Spends time with husband, children and wonderful 4 year old grandson – along with furbabies Dafi, Lilli, and Oreo. Enjoys reading, hiking, camping and ZUMBA!
“My pets are my babies and I am so thankful that they all have been brought into my life. I will always treat your babies like they are one of my own!”
Sam – Client Service Representative
Spends time with two fur babies Lacey and Rascal, and other half Wes. Enjoys cooking, horseback riding and crafting.
“Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened” –Anatole France
Louise – Inventory Manager
Shares her time with her dogs and cats and visits to her brother. Loves working with her dogs and social networking. A former veterinary technician, knows what Pewee Valley needs and gets it!!!!
“All animals at Pewee Valley should be cared for as if the belonged to one of us”
Peggy – Groomer
Shares home with husband (love of her life), 2 dogs and 2 birds. Spends her time enjoying her children and wonderful grandchildren. Loves music games and puzzles. Grooming animals has been apart of her life since she was very young!!!
“I love making my furry friends clean and huggable!”
Bootsie – Hospitality CatMan, King of the Kitty Castle
Spends home with his work family and every dog that walks through the door (has no concept that there are other cats in the world even though he quietly observes them every day). Job duties include hanging with the dogs in the house, roaming “monitoring” the halls, “helping” the doctors with their calls and records and entertaining the attic ghost residents. Fun time is spent sleeping in the sun, sitting on clients laps (his apologies if he misunderstood that you did NOT want him in your lap) and eating.
“I’m here to let ALL the other animals know that the humans here will help them and be kind and gentle to them!”