Veterinary Assistant


Chris joined the Aurora Animal Care Center in April of 2019 but has been shadowing Dr. Kartley since 2010. She graduated from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology and a Minor in Physical Anthropology in 2018. She is currently attending veterinary school and comes home during breaks to work at the clinics. She holds special interests in Internal Medicine, Rehabilitation, and Animal Behavior. Outside the clinic, Chris has two Flat-Coated Retrievers Cricket and Bristle and a tuxedo cat named Nook. She enjoys hiking, kayaking, camping, and traveling. Also, few people know that she is an artisan soap maker!

Chris is Fear Free certified.