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Hillsdale Animal Hospital Staff in Advance, NC

Samantha, Office Manager

Samantha, Office Manager

Samantha has a fantastic energy and enthusiasm for her job. Samantha is a triad native, growing up in Lexington and graduating from Salem Baptist.

Sam completed her training at Nanhal Grooming School in Greensboro in June 2015, making her a professional groomer. Sam enjoys grooming all dogs from enormous Newfoundlands to pint sized Yorkies.

Sam works hard to stay fit and enjoys working out, she is definitely our heavy lifter when we need it! Sam shares her home and heart with the cutest little furry beast, Tux.

“There is no faith which has never yet been broken, except that of a truly faithful dog.” – Konrad Lorenz

Ashley, Veterinary Assistant

Ashley, Veterinary Assistant

Ashley has a passion for all creatures – her favorite being penguins! Ashley graduated with her Associate Degree in Zoo Science in 2016 and continues to enjoy volunteer work at the Greensboro Natural Science Center.

She has a special interest in animal behavior and enjoys working with our patients to help build a trusting relationship.

Ashley lives an active lifestyle and enjoys snowboarding and hiking with her young son – who also has a strong interest in all creatures (especially the creepy crawly type!).

“Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened”. ~Anatole France

Ansley, Veterinary Assistant

Ansley, Veterinary Assistant

Ansley brought her beautiful smile, quirky sense of humor and fantastic technician skills to Hillsdale Animal Hospital in 2016. Ansley got her foot in the veterinary door starting at the age of 15, working at her uncle’s veterinary clinic.

She has fallen in love with the profession and has a true passion for providing excellent care to all of our patients.

Ansley is thankful for her personal bodyguard German Shepherd, Abby, and her husband who is the king of their kitchen and an excellent cook. Ansley and her husband married in 2017 and love vacationing at the beach.

“Dogs do speak, but only to those who know how to listen.” -Orhan Pamuk

Jessica, Veterinary Assistant

Jessica, Veterinary Assistant

Jessica is a gem that has been trained in all areas of our hospital but her main focus is as a veterinary assistant. Her positive attitude and infectious laugh make her a welcome ray of sunshine – especially on long days!

Jessica graduated with her Associate’s Degree in Biotechnology in December 2015. She was born into an animal-loving family so her love for animals comes naturally.

She currently has two awesome dogs but grew up with quite the zoo including horses, turkeys and an iguana!

“I care not for a man’s religion who’s dog and cat are not the better for it.” -Abraham Lincoln