Support Staff

Sara Burdett


Sara chose this profession because she loves animals! She likes to go camping, fishing, hiking and biking with my son, Kade. She has 2 dogs; Abbie & Autumn and two cats; Chaos & Oliver.

Graciela Monroy

Graciela Monroy, CVA

Certified Veterinary Assistant

Graciela joined us in October 2017. She graduated from Pima Medical Institute as a veterinary assistant. She is working toward her DVM. Graciela chose this career because she's always loved animals and from a young age she knew she was going to be in this field. She has two dogs; Luna a Labrador mix, Oliver a long haired chihuahua. She also has two cats, Samira and Gigi.

Jeane DeStasio


Anna Morse

Anna Morse, CVT

Certified Veterinary Technician

Anna graduated from Bel-Rea Institute with an Associates in Applied Science. She chose this career because she enjoys working with animals, helping them to feel better and making a difference in their lives. Anna joined us in December 2017. She enjoys hiking, running, working out and spending time with her dogs and her friends. She has two dogs, Westy a German Shepard and Diesel a cattle dog mix.

Brandon Phillips

Brandon Phillips, CVT


Carley Sanders

Carley Sanders

Technician Assistant

Carley has an associates degree from Crowder College and is now attending Bel-Rea. Carley chose this career because she loves animals. She grew up on a farm. This had a big impact on helping her know that working with animals was what she wanted to do for the rest of her life. When she's not at work she loves to hike with Macie, a Lab mix.

Susan Casey, CVT


Has a BS in biology and zoology from CSU. Graduated technician school at Front Range Community College in Fort Collins, CO. She chose to be a CVT because she loves working with animals and helping them to get better. Susan has a cat named Milo - tuxedo cats are the best! When not at work, Susan likes to play video games.

Paige Shackle

Paige Shackle


Page has a bachelors degree from ITT Technical College in Criminal Justice. She plans to attend Bel-Rea Institute in the winter to start her new career as a veterinary technician. Paige chose this career because she decided that working with animals and people is her passion. She loves all animals and has a great interest in their health and well being. She shares her time with Malakai, a Siberian Husky and Bowser, a Boxer/Australian Shepherd. Paige loves to hike and ride her motorcycle.

Barbara Duggan

Boarding Supervisor

Barbara chose this career because she loves to take care of animals. She has been with SHVH since 1998! When she's not at work or re-uniting lost and found pets she likes to go to church and hang out with her family (kids and grand kids). She also likes to pet-sit and go to movies. At home she cares for Samson - a Basset Hound, Brewser - a Frenchie and Haley a Lab/Beagle mix.

Jenni McDaniel

Jenni McDaniel

Office Manager

Jenni attended Colorado Mesa University in Grand Junction, CO. She is also working towards a degree in exercise science. Jenni joined SHVH in February 2018 after having been in the human medical field for the last few years. She moved to Denver looking for a change and found a job doing what she knows and loves. Jenni says the best part is...I now get to be with and around pets! Jenni has a German Shepard dog, Coheed and enjoys walking, music, family and friendships.