Melanie has lived in the area since 1981 and has been a veterinary receptionist for over 14 years. She is fluent in Spanish and some French and has spent several years living in Mexico. She is the proud parent of 7 cats who she shares with her husband, Jay, of 18 years. Yes, she is the crazy cat lady. She participates in trap and release whenever a stray shows up at her front door and she tries to re-home any adoptable cats. She enjoys weight training and running on her free time. She also works at Sams Club on the weekends.
Crystal is originally from Maine where she had a career in hospice care. After marrying her best friend, who is active duty military, they found their selves relocated here in the Florida panhandle. With the relocation Crystal decided to change her profession towards her passion for animals. Crystal has worked within the veterinary field since 2015. At home Crystal has 2 Great Danes Charro and Aggie, a hound mix Chewy, and 2 cats Monroe and Nablina. Crystal opens her home to various fosters helping out local rescues whenever she can. In her spare time she gardens, FaceTimes with family, and part-takes in local festivities.
Leah is originally from Freeport. She worked in reception and assisted veterinary technicians at a large veterinary hospital in Destin before joining Companion. Leah has a Labrador mix of her own named Abbie. When not snuggled up with Abbie she is visiting local events or spending quality time with her boyfriend.