Dr. Andrea Kennedy: Veterinarian/Owner
When Dr. Kennedy was a small child her family escaped from Czechoslovakia due to the Russian invasion. They came to America and made Kansas their home. In 1988, she graduated from Kansas State University. Dr. Kennedy and her husband John share their home in mild chaos with 2 dogs and 2 cats. Her passions are church, family, amateur bodybuilding competitions and being a passenger on a Harley.
Dr. Amanda Bowers: Veterinarian
Dr. Bowers grew up in Blue Springs, Missouri. She graduated with her DVM degree from the University of Missouri in 2013. She currently resides in Liberty with her husband, two kids and Creagle dog (Beagle-Chinese crested mix) “Hershey”. Apart from loving her job, her hobbies include watching movies, reading, hiking, traveling and cooking.
Tamera Horton: Registered Veterinary Technician
Tamera was born and raised in Lawrence, KS. Due to her love for animals she attended and graduated from Maple Woods Veterinary Technician Program in 1988. She’s been married for 34 years and has 3 wonderful daughters and a handsome Son-in-Law. Tamera loves spending time with their grand-daughters, Jordyn and Kamryn. Head of her household is her domestic shorthair, Millie.
Stephanie Hein: Registered Veterinary Technician
She graduated in 2014 from Brown Mackie College. She is married to her hot, hunky, husband Chris. They have 4 awesome kids. Stephanie loves her German Shepherd Callie Star and Pit Mix Bentley. She has an obsession with sharks, hence the photo. She loves being part of our goofy team.
Donna Stewart: Receptionist/Assistant
Donna has lived in Kansas all her life. She got into animal rescue in 1998. She is a self-proclaimed cat person who strongly believes in TNR (Trap & Release). When she is not rescuing animals, she enjoys gardening and spending time with her three grandsons.
Lyndsay Porter: Veterinary Assistant
Lyndsay is from Laurie, MO. the heart of the Lake of the Ozarks. After graduation, she moved to Springfield, MO where she worked at the zoo for two years. While she liked her work she decided to shift her focus to veterinary medicine. She, and her super awesome, handsome, husband, Ethan, decided to move to KC where Kennedy’s Animal Clinic quickly hired her. In their free time, these lovebirds love playing outside with their two doggie fur babies.
Rebecca Berry: Groomer
Rebecca Berry is a native of Missouri, lifelong resident of Kansas City; she also attended UMKC. She specialized in poodles and terriers in grooming school and has more than 20 years as a professional groomer and is a member of the National Groomer’s Association. Interests include farming, gardening, and collecting antiques. Her favorite pastime is being a couch potato with her cat, Mr. Dickens.
Paige is a Lee’s Summit, MO native. Completing her Associate’s degree in 1998 from Metropolitan Community College. An active mom to her three young girls and her cat named Bill.
Tarin grew up in Liberty, MO. She has a background in animal behavior and years of animal shelter experience. In her free time, she enjoys time with her son Keslor and two dogs Bomino and Maggie.
Virginia grew up in Independence, MO. She graduated from the University of Central Missouri with a Bachelor’s in Biology. In her free time, Virginia likes to dance and sing at home with her two mutts Keira and Sonia.
Raja grew up in Raytown, Missouri and due to her love for animals, she joined an animal science program called Animal Health Sciences at Southland CAPS. Her favorite things to do are working with animals, cheerleading, watching television dramas, learning languages, and traveling the world. She is aspiring to become a veterinarian.