Meet Our Team
Drs.Drs. Roger & Donna Shaw
Drs. Roger & Donna Shaw met while attending school at LSU School of Veterinary Medicine in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and opened their practice in June, 1983. Their daughter Heather and her husband Adam reside in Trumann with their daughter Everleigh. Heather is a high school history teacher. Their daughter Jennifer resides in Maumelle and is the Director of Accounting for Westrock Coffee. The youngest daughter Stephanie is living in Vancouver, BC, pursuing her PhD studying the effects of toxins on the Killer Whale population and her husband Jake in stationed in Bremerton, Washington, where he serves in the U.S. Navy.
Lesley greets you with a smile each time you visit with your pet. She performs many valuable tasks in addition to answering your questions. She also handles the scheduling of appointments and assists the doctors with the care of your pets while staying at our hospital. Her compassion for animals is amazing and she keeps our office running efficiently. She shares her home with Molly and her Boxer Bender.
JoDawn Carlton recently joined our staff as a veterinary assistant. She has some formal education as a veterinary technician. JoDawn cares for the pets who are lodging with us, assists the doctors with treatment of the ill patients in the hospital, and helps Lesley at the front desk to answer your phone calls and schedule appointments. She is wonderful with the pets and loves to get to know your fur babies. These pictures feature JoDawn with her fur baby Lily Ann and kitty Murray.
Jeff Lyles joined our team in December of 1999. Jeff cares for our lodging pets and ensures they are comfortable and happy during their stay. Jeff exercises the dogs twice a day and gives the cats lodging with us loads of TLC. He lives with his two companions Trotter and Shaggy and can tell you all sorts of information about sports statistics. Jeff is originally from Wisconsin and his favorite football team is the Green Bay Packers.
Shelby Stout was a previous member of our staff but left us for a short time. She has returned from her maternity leave and we welcome her back. Pictured are her and her new addition, Isabella, born the first of May 2019. Shelby assists in many areas of the clinic from front desk office duties greeting clients or on the phone scheduling appointment to assisting the doctors with surgeries and treatments of hospitalized patients. She is a valuable asset to our staff and we are glad she has returned.