Our Staff

Jacob Stout

Practice and Business Administrator

Jacob, nicknamed “Mr. Amazing,” regularly lives up to the title, bringing an incredible spirit of encouragement and adventure to the team! He enjoys spending his spare time with family and playing with his pup “Nala.” His favorite snacks are Snickers and Doritos. His favorite movie is Karate Kid; he loves the Hamilton soundtrack, and his favorite color is blue.

Education: Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration (Accounting)


Karen Byrd

Administrative Coordinator

Karen is our Dog Training aficionado, conducting obedience and agility training in her spare time. She also loves hiking and horseback riding. Her favorite movie is Gone with the Wind, and her favorite book is Redeeming Love by Francine Rivers. She loves to listen to Contemporary Christian and Southern Gospel music, and some of her favorite snacks are Zero Bars, granola bars, nuts, and cheese. Karen’s favorite color is pink. Interesting fact: She has no sense of smell!


Tammy Gregg

Head Veterinary Technician

Tammy is lovingly known as the protective “mother figure” of the All Pets Team--a trait that has earned her such nicknames as “Mama Jo” and “Mama T.” In her free time, she loves crafting, baking beautiful cakes, and getting involved with church activities. Tammy’s favorite color is green. She is allergic to many things, with a special aversion to mushrooms.

Education: Associates degree in Veterinary Medical Technology (RVT), AB Tech


Brianna Mickey, RVT

Registered Veterinary Technician

Brianna, most often referred to as Brie, is the goat expert of the family, with a background in showing and breeding goats. In her free time, she enjoys reading, farming, and hiking. Her favorite candy is dark chocolate Reese’s, and she loves romantic comedies, sci-fi movies, and historical films. Brie is allergic to corn, loves the color blue, and her favorite decade is the 1950’s!

Education: Associates degree in Veterinary Medical Technology (RVT), AB Tech


Robin Fearheiley

Registered Veterinary Technician

Robin, born and raised in Southern Indiana, made the Blue Ridge mountains her home in 2013. A self-proclaimed "cat lady", she has a special affinity for patients of the feline variety and can often be found carrying around our beloved clinic cat, Carl. She has an Associates Degree in Veterinary Medical Technology ( RVT) from AB Tech When she isn't taking care of your fur babies, Robin is most likely hiking, cooking, or spending time with her own kitties, Louie and Opal.


Olivia Mathes

Veterinary Technician

Olivia, Or “Liv” as Dr. Paul fondly calls her, is a great new addition to the All Pets Team! She completed her degree in Veterinary Medical Technology in 2018 and is now a Registered Veterinary Technician. She is our very own pop culture queen. Marvel’s “The Avengers” is one of her favorite franchises to follow. She is also a zombie lover and can be found watching “The Walking Dead.” Her favorite dog breeds are Pit Bulls, Dachshunds and Chihuahuas. On her day off, Olivia spends time with her sweet furbaby named Willow.


David Woody

Veterinary Assistant and Inventory Manager

David, known best by his friends and colleagues as Davey, is one of our most fun-loving team members! His favorite book is The Hardy Boys, and he loves football (Clemson is his team of choice!). He has a special love for Bulldogs of any shape or size (Frenchies, English bulldogs, American bulldogs, Boxer-Bulldogs, etc.); he also loves Reese’s chocolates. In his spare time, he loves working with farm animals. His favorite movie is Private Eyes; He loves watermelon, and he is allergic to coconuts!

Education: Bachelor of Science, Agriculture and Natural Resources


Angela “Angie” Bates

Veterinary Assistant

Known lovingly by the rest of the All Pets Family for her love of Metallica and the 80s, Angie brings a lot of adventure to the team. She enjoys reading books by Dean Koontz, and her favorite snacks are Peanut Butter M&Ms, Snickers, and Cheetos. Her favorite movie is The Goonies; She collects Altoid tins; she is allergic to cat and dog dander!


Patrick Peterson

Veterinary Assistant

Patrick is an avid lover of mixed dog breeds. In his free time, he enjoys hiking, kayaking, and playing basketball and soccer. Affectionately known as “Triple P” by the All Pets Team, he is also infamous for his love of Nesquick powder as a snack food. He also loves Kit-Kat bars and Reese’s chocolate. Patrick loves Hip-Hop and Indie Rock music and his favorite movie is Animal House.


Katelyn Turpin

Veterinary Assistant

Katelyn, who is working on completing her degree in Veterinary Medical Technology, loves spending time with her critters on her farm in Leicester, NC. Her pets include 2 horses, a donkey, a mule, an alpaca, a herd full of goats, a flock of chickens, cats and dogs! She also has a two legged Daughter named Bella who also has a growing love for animals! Katelyn has a pretty big sweet tooth and loves sweet tea and chocolate, Carmello’s are her favorite! Fall is one of her favorite seasons and enjoys anything pumpkin scented! Upon completion of her degree, Katelyn will be a Registered Veterinary Technician.


Rachael Styles

Veterinary Assistant

Rachael has been in the veterinary field for quite a while, over 13 years but just recently joined the All Pets Team in 2019. She has a special interest in exotics pets and loves seeing them come into the clinic. Oddly enough though, she is allergic to rabbits. Rachael has a house full of sweet animals including her dog, Sheldon and 2 cats, Frank and Fern! She is an avid gardener and has quite the collection of plants around her home.


Kassidy Shuman

Veterinary Assistant

From the small town of Kahola, Mo, Kassidy grew up on a beautiful 200 acre farm. This is where her love for animals began. She cares for all animals, large or small, as long as they have fur! You won't find her with any reptiles in hand. She graduated from Quincy University with her Bachelor of Science in Biological Service and a minor in Chemistry. She is one smart cookie! Kassidy moved to Asheville, Nc in September 2019.


Audrey Mixon

Customer Service Representative

Nicknamed “Oodie” by the All Pets Team, Audrey enjoys drawing in her spare time-in fact, many of her works are featured in the hospital! She loves contemporary Christian music, and some of her favorite snack foods are sour candies, Toblerone, and hummus and chips. She has a special affinity for German Shepherds; She loves the smell of coffee. She has the most adorable little boy, who is the apple of her eye.


Ashleigh Jones

Customer Service Representative

Ashleigh, born and raised in Burnsville,NC, joined our All Pets Family in 2018. She shares her home with her husband, Christian, a yorkie, Ruby, a shipoo named Jordy and their german shepherd K-9, Kane. Ashleigh can often be found in the kitchen grabbing a snack, she has a major sweet tooth. Chocolate and caramel are some of her favorites! During her days off, Ashleigh loves expressing her artsy side through crafting, event planning and interior design. She also loves to snuggle up on the couch with her furbabies, to watch movies! “Steel Magnolias” and “The Help” are some of her go-to’s!


Pamela Burgess

Customer Service Representative

Pam is a graduate from the University of South Florida with a B.A. in history. In 2010, after spending 30 years in restaurant management Pam began a career in animal welfare, joining us in 2018. Pam is owned by 2 cats, Midge, and Milly. She considers her pet sitting clients her extended family. Along with a passion for cats, Pam is a professional photographer, owning a small business. She enjoys taking photographs of animals at a local rescue and of nature during her down time.


Misty Shrimplin

Customer Service Representative

Misty is a Florida girl at heart but made her move to the mountains of Western North Carolina in 1995 and has been at home ever since. She shares her home with her husband, Patrick of 26 years and their sweet new furbaby, Ginger Ale! Misty is an animal lover of all kinds, she even has a special interest in reptiles! Ask her about Gatorland next time you're in! In her spare time, Misty can be found spending time outdoors gardening, taking a weekend hike or even riding her motorcycle!


Fletcher Page

Customer Service Representative

Fletcher was born and raised in Greenville, SC and is excited to call Asheville his new home. When Fletcher isn’t greeting you and your pets with his warm smile, he is spending his time with his fiance and their dog Sheldon and 2 cats Frank and Fern. Fletcher also enjoys visiting breweries, spending time outside and whipping up something delicious in the kitchen. His favorite color is green (the darker, the better), and his favorite musical artists are Dolly Parton and Fleetwood Mac.


Allison Greene

Customer Service Representative

Allison is excited to be back in her hometown of Asheville, NC. Her sweet yorkie Levi, made the move back with her from Virginia. In her spare time, Allison enjoys yoga, hiking and exploring around Western North Carolina. She can be found snacking on cheese sticks, berries and gummies but you won't find her with any raisins (yuck!). Allison is an avid lover of all types of podcasts and is currently listening to “Dolly Parton’s America.” When at home, you can often find her crocheting and crafting.


Audrey Byrd

Kennel Technician

My favorite movies are “National Treasure” and “The Titanic”. In my free time, I love to go hiking or any kind of spontaneous adventures with my brother (aka. my partner in crime), most important obviously is sleep. My favorite music is country or pop, but I will listen to anything that comes on my shuffle. I am currently attending North Buncombe High school as a Junior.


Grace Mickey

Kennel Technician

Grace is a great addition to our All Pets Team. You can always find her in our kennel, taking care of your sweet fur babies while you're away! When she isn't in our kennel, Grace is running a kennel of her own with her 5 dogs, Katie, Bella, Misty, Milo and Otis! When it comes to salty or sweet, she’ll pick salty everytime. Grace loves salty snacks like beef jerky or popcorn! You can almost always find her with coffee in hand, the darker, the better. Just like her favorite colors, black and purple.


Katie Szmanski

Veterinary Technician

Katie, a native of Asheville, received her degree in Parks and Recreation from NC State in 2008. After working in marketing for the family business, Katie decided to pursue her passion for animals and went back to school. She received her degree in Veterinary Medical Technology A.A.S. in 2013. Katie, along with Joseph her husband of 2 years, enjoys hiking with their dog Juniper and snuggling with her feline friend Ralpie.


Casey Gaskin-Aukett

Veterinary Assistant

Casey, with her Associates in Zoo Animal Technology, moved from Florida to Asheville in 2018. She worked at the Santa Fe Zoo for 7 years and has always been involved with animals and animal welfare. Casey enjoys being able to hike with her dog Simba in our beautiful mountains as well as relaxing while watching Netflix. When not working Casey can be found pet sitting exotic pets and farm animals.


Carl

CEO of All Pets Animal Hospital

Carl, the “top dog” around the clinic, graduated from the Cat Academy of “Hard Knocks” and joined us in 2016. Previously Carl attempted to work in a farm management position, but he had a hard time getting his subordinates in line, so he was transferred here to the big city of Asheville, where he has no problems keeping his staff under his paw. As a dedicated member of the team Carl will completely ignore dogs, staying just out of reach. He also likes to entertain our clients with his cute sit and high five. Carl’s favorite pastimes are napping in the sun and eating, eating and more eating!


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All Pets Animal Hospital
and Rehabilitation Center

7 Reynolds Mtn. Blvd
Asheville, NC 28804