Albemarle Location
Clinic Hours: Mon-Fri, 7:00AM-5:30PM; Sat, 8:00AM-11:00AM

Doctor Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:00AM-11:00AM, 2:00PM-4:00PM; Sat, 8:00AM-10AM
(704) 870-3993
West Stanly Location
Clinic Hours: Mon-Fri, 7:00AM-5:30PM; Sat: 8:00AM-11:00AM
Doctor Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:00AM-11:00AM, 2:00PM-4:00PM; Sat, 8:00AM-10:00AM
(704) 812-5539


Felipe Avila, Kennel Manager

Felipe is Freddie and Eric’s dad and is originally from Mexico. He is quite the handyman and is our kennel manager. He helps keep our clinic running smoothly and ensuring our patients are taken care of while they stay with us. 

In his free time Felipe enjoys spending time with his family and playing soccer.

Holly Mcilwaine, Receptionist

Holly is from Oakboro, NC and is a graduate of West Stanly High School, she has also attended Stanly Community College. She joined our team of welcoming and friendly receptionists in October 2016. She enjoys welcoming all our clients and patients. 

Holly has 5 dogs and enjoys cooking, hunting, fishing, and spending time outdoors in her free time. 

Shonda Calloway, Head Technician

Shonda was born and raised in Stanly County and a graduate of North Stanly High School. She has been a valued member of our team since March of 1998. Shonda helps maintain order within Albemarle Animal clinic as a surgical and room technician and practice manager of sorts. 

Shonda is married to her husband Robert and has one daughter name Kinsley. She has four dogs and one cat and enjoys spending time at the lake or going to the beach with her friends.

Jessica O'Reilly

Jessica grew up in Stanfield ad eventually moved to Albemarle. She attended West Stanly High school (where she met several of her co-workers) and graduated in 2013. She joined West Stanly Animal Clinic in February of 2017 and has enjoyed being one of our friendly receptionists. Jessica Has a feisty chihuahua named cuddles. She loves waking up to Cuddles on her pillow in the mornings (the name suits her well). She enjoys going shopping at Goodwill and the mall on her days off.

Chelsea Deese


Chelsea is from the small town of Oakboro. She attended West Stanly High School and graduated in 2015. After High school, she attended UNC Wilmington for two years and is now furthering her education in Charlotte. She joined us in June of 2017 and has proven to be a quick learner as one of our receptionists and is training as an assistant as well. Chelsea has two pups: Whiskey and Mable, and a fish named Pup. She enjoys playing with her newborn pups after a long day of work, and spending time with her little nephew.

Elizabeth Stancil


Elizabeth was raised in the small town of Stanfield and eventually moved to Midland. She attended West Stanly High School and graduated in 2011. Elizabeth started working at West Stanly Animal Clinic in October 2016 and just recently celebrated her one year here. She has become a great addition to our receptionist team. Elizabeth loves coming home to her dog Kylie and having a relaxing night together. She enjoys singing with her church (and in the car), and enjoys curling up with a good book.

Rachel Huffstetler


Rachel is from Stanfield and graduated from West Stanly High School in 2011. She joined West Stanly Animal Clinic in September of 2016. She loves all the new opportunities and challenges she faces every day at the clinic as one of our assistants. Rachel has and American Bulldog named Buddy, a long-haired Chihuahua named Cotton, and a Tortoiseshell cat named Lilly. She enjoys going on adventures with her boyfriend, and goofing around with her dogs.

Danielle Moore


Danielle grew up in Stanly County as one of 8 children and graduated from West Stanly High School. She currently lives in Mt. Pleasant with her husband and two sons Blake and Remy. She joined us in October of 2017 and enjoys being a part of our receptionist team. Danielle has a dog named Marley, a horse named Blue and lots of chickens and pigs. She loves spending time with her children and husband whenever she can.

Taylor Duncan


Taylor is originally from Kernersville but now lives in Oakboro with her dad and stepmother. She attends West Stanly High School and is on track for graduation in 2020. She has worked at West Stanly Animal Clinic since the summer of 2017 and really enjoys interacting with and meeting many different dogs. Taylor has an ankle biting Chihuahua named Ally, a deaf Boxer named Camden, and a new pup named Dash. Taylor loves to learn about makeup and practice different styles. She also loves design and playing with her baby sister Cora.

Darla Rummage

Veterinary Technician

Darla joined us in Febuary of this year. She worked as a vet tech for 7+ years before joining our dedicated team. She grew up in a small town in Florida before moving to Marshville, NC around age 15. Marshville is still the town she calls home residing with her family that includes 6 dogs, 1 cat, 1 pig, 1 sugar glider, 2 ferrets, several fish, and a flock of chickens.