Barbara, Practice Manager

Barbara has been with the clinic almost since it opened in 1985.  In fact, her father-in-law and brother in law helped with the first remodel for Dr. Rehn.  Barbara initially started volunteering, and Dr. Rehn then hired her as a full-time employee.  Barbara has worked her way up in the clinic from cleaning kennels to assisting with surgeries to her job now as Office Manager.  At home, Barbara enjoys reading, sewing, and spending time with her husband.  She has 2 sons, 1 daughter-in-law, 3 granddaughters, 1 grandson, 1 Great Dane, 1 Golden Doodle, and 2 Cats.  Barbara has also provided homes for horses, Angus cattle, guinea pigs, and even a few rats. 


Christy, Manager's Assistant

Christy was born and raised in Wasilla and has been with All Creatures since 2008.  Her love of animals started before she can remember and her goal has always been to work in the veterinary field. Christy completed a college course called Introduction to Veterinary Technology in 2006 and decided that she wanted follow her passion for helping people in the customer service side of veterinary medicine.  In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, fishing, hiking, and kayaking with her 2 black labs Guinness & Jameson. Christy also has three cats, and two bearded dragons. It's common to see her and her cat, Nacho kayaking together! 


Maria, Lead Receptionist          

Maria joined the All Creatures staff in 2010 while simultaneously completing the Veterinary Assisting program at UAA Mat-Su.  She grew up in Maryland, but due to her husband's career, has also lived in Delaware and Georgia.  Her furry family includes two corgis, Martini & Dekuyper and two cats, Pendleton & Tanqueray. In her spare time Maria enjoys reading, cooking and entertaining. In the future, she would like to further her schooling in the veterinary technician field.  



Deb has been in Alaska since 2001 and joined the All Creatures family early in 2017.  She has a passion for Flat Coated Retrievers and competes in many field / hunting trials and tests.  Deb is a very active outdoor enthusiast.  Her home life includes a husband, two daughters, 7 dogs, 1 cat and 4 snakes.  She is currently enrolled in UAA Mat-Su College furthering her education in the veterinary field.













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