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
 

Doctors

Ben Holmes, Associate Veterinarian

DVM

Dr. Holmes grew up in the nearby city of Concord, NC and attended NC State University obtaining his degree in animal science. He continued at NC State's School of Veterinary Medicine and graduated in 2016. He joined our team in early 2017 and desires to provide personalized care for each client and pet. He enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine which is why he is happy to be a part of general practice, and especially enjoys keeping pets healthy through an understanding of preventive care.

Dr. Holmes is married to his high school sweetheart Jen and they have a sweet cat (Izzy) and Miniature Dachshund (Ody). In his free time, he enjoys most anything outdoors (hiking, backpacking, rock climbing), photography, motorcycle riding, and playing guitar. He is also quite the sports fan, especially college football (GO PACK!).

Sam Griffin, Veterinarian

DVM

Dr. Griffin attended Auburn University 1978-1984 and graduated with his BS and DVM. Dr. Griffin started working at Wilhelm Veterinary Clinic in Sarasota Florida. Eventually he traveled to Locust and purchased Albemarle Animal Clinic, later opening West Stanly Animal Clinic. He is happily married to Dr. Kay Griffin with with two sons, Richard and Scott.

Dr. Griffin has four dogs: Daisy, Mia, Angus, and Bonnie. He has two cats: Keke and Tubby, along with three horses and chickens. He enjoys his time at Crossfit, cooking on his big green egg, reading, and playing golf in his free time.

Tami Lane, Associate Veterinarian

DVM

Dr. Lane grew up in a small town in Eastern NC and attended NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine. She graduated in 2006 and moved to Albemarle with her family. She joined West Stanly Animal Clinic in august of 2014 and enjoys working with all of her patients. She enjoys general practice, preventive care, and surgery.

Dr. Lane has two dogs named Bonnie and Bobby who she loves to come home to. She loves reading in her spare time, going target shooting with her husband, going
to live music events, and taking a ride on her motorcycle.

Bethany Osborn, Associate Veterinarian

DVM

Dr. Osborn is originally from Stanly County and graduated from North Stanly High School. She attended Gardner Webb University receiving a BS in Biology. She gained much experience as a veterinary technician after college and later attended NC State’s College of Veterinary Medicine graduating with her DVM in 2008. Dr. Osborn joined our veterinary team in August 2016. She enjoys just about all aspects of veterinary medicine including preventive medicine and surgery.

Dr. Osborn has a wonderful family with her husband Steven, three boys (Bryce, Blake, and Isaac), and two dogs (Riley, and Sierra). In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Keri Shaver, Associate Veterinarian

DVM

Dr. Shaver grew up in Stanly County and attended NC State for her BS in Animal science. She then graduated from North Carolina State University's College of Veterinary Medicine in 2009. She spent some time with us in the past, and after a brief time away, returned at the beginning of 2018. She loves educating clients on preventive care and nutrition and enjoys treating skin diseases and endocrine disorders. 

Dr. Shaver is married to her husband Bobby and they have a son (Charlie) and daughter (Kolbie). She has four horses, a spoiled rotten Beagle, an Australian Shepherd, and a Borzoi mix. She enjoys riding horses, being outdoors, and sports.