KENNEL + Grooming Team



Kennel Manager
Amanda's Bio

Amanda joined the Arbor View Animal Hospital team in 2016.

Her favorite movie is the original Halloween from 1978, and she enjoys reading biographies.

Amanda has dogs at home who she loves spending time with. Her favorite food is pineapple and ham pizza.

Outside of work, Amanda’s hobbies include visiting haunted places.


Natasha's Bio

Natasha has been a member of our team since 2019.

She loves spending time with her kids, her Yorkie, and enjoys watching romance movies.

Her favorite food is Mexican.



Shelby's Bio
Shelby has been grooming since 2017. Some of her favorite things include: the TV show 90 day fiancé and the movie Mrs Doubtfire. Her favorite food is spaghetti bake.

In her free time, she really enjoys horseback riding and crafting.

At home, she has three pets – 2 cats and a dog.


Kennel Assistant
Jeanne's Bio
Jeanne loves scary movies, reality TV, and any animal-based books.

Her favorite food is pizza and in her free time she enjoys hiking.

At home, she has dogs, as well as a cat, fish, and turtle.


Kennel Assistant
Renea's Bio
Bio coming soon!


Kennel Assistant
Tracy's Bio
Tracy began working at Arbor View in 2019. She loves the TV show the 100, her favorite movie is Burlesque, and her favorite food is tacos. In her free time, she enjoys photography.

At home, she has cats, reptiles, a dog, and a hamster.


Fender's Bio

Fender became a lovable member of Arbor View Animal Hospital in 2006. 

He loves to watch Garfield and thinks of him as a role model. Fender’s favorite books are anything he can pee on.

Fender likes to meow all day long and indulges in any fishy foods.


Pilgrim's Bio

Pilgrim has been a furry member of our team since 2007.

Pilgrim’s favorite movie is Puss in Boots, and his favorite book is Pete the Cat.

There is no food that Pilgrim won’t eat – which is why his humans have him on a diet. His favorite hobby, aside from eating, is searching for ladies.


Pickles' Bio

Pickles came into our lives in 2013.

Pickles absolutely loves Xena Princess Warrior and Warriors Into The Wild, which you might be able to tell by her personality.

Pickles enjoys all food, but especially human food. Her favorite hobby is trying to cheat on her diet.

Wes Cravin


Wes Cravin's Bio

Wes Cravin is the smallest member of our team and joined us in 2018.

His favorite movie is Nightmare on Elm Street and he loves to read Ratatouille.

Wes Cravin’s favorite food is, no surprise, cheese! He also loves to snuggle in your hoodie.

Caring medicine for all animals.

If you live in Valparaiso or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Arbor View Hospital Team is a licensed IN veterinarian, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.


244 West U.S. Highway 6
Valparaiso, IN 46385
Click here for directions.


Monday: 8:00am – 8:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am – 8:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am – 8:00pm
Friday: 8:00am – 6:00pm
Saturday: 8:00am – 1:00pm
Sunday: Closed

Contact Info

Phone: (219) 762-7267
Fax: (219) 763-9425

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