Dr. James Evans
Dr. James Evans is originally from Kansas City, Missouri. Dr. Evans grew up loving and taking care of pets and has always wanted to be a veterinarian. He attended the University of Missouri for undergraduate studies for 3 years before being accepted early into the University of Missouri College Of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Evans graduated from the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine in 2012. Dr. Evans loves all aspects of veterinary medicine but especially loves advanced dentistry, orthopedic and soft tissue surgery. Dr. Evans spends his time away from work with his beautiful wife Dr. Kim Evans and his daughter Ellie. His pet family consists of three dogs Hank, Walter and Leonard and 3 cats Missy, Peter and Fred. Outside of work Dr. Evans enjoys football, wrestling, weight lifting, hunting and classic cars.
Dr. Hannah Allen
Dr. Hannah Allen is originally from Kansas City, Missouri. Growing up, Dr. Allen always knew she wanted to become a veterinarian and spent endless hours volunteering and working at local animal shelters and veterinary clinics. Dr. Allen has always enjoyed being active and competed in gymnastics, tennis, and pole vaulting. She attended the University of Missouri for undergraduate studies and received a bachelor degree in Animal Science. After graduation, she worked for the Missouri Department of Agriculture as an Animal Health Officer conducting inspections on animal shelters, pet stores, rescue groups, and breeding facilities. Pursuing her lifelong dream, Dr. Allen enrolled in veterinary school in 2012. A highlight of her vet school career was volunteering at an elephant sanctuary and traveling to South Africa in the summer of 2014 to practice exotic and wildlife medicine. Dr. Allen graduated from the University of Missouri School of Veterinary Medicine in 2016 and has a passion for surgery and treating pocket pets. Dr. Allen’s husband is also a veterinarian practicing in Las Vegas and together they have a full house of cats, dogs and an aquatic turtle. Together they enjoy spending time with their families, watching movies, and exploring the outdoors with their dogs.
Dr. Ashleigh McKinnon
Ashleigh McKinnon was born in Washington and spent the first 10 years of her life living in several different states. Eventually, Saint Louis, Missouri became home. The one constant in Dr. McKinnon’s life has been her love of animals, and her desire to become a veterinarian has never wavered since the age of 5. She was accepted into the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine in 2013, and after graduation, she moved to Las Vegas to join Inspirada Animal Hospital. Her favorite aspects of veterinary medicine include surgery and physical rehabilitation. Dr. McKinnon and her husband have 2 dogs, Harvey Dent and Commissioner Gordon, and a Savannah cat, Lexi. Away from work, she enjoys spending time with good friends, hiking and exploring outdoors, and traveling to any warm place that has a beautiful beach and ocean.
Dr. Aaron Gibbons
Dr. Gibbons was born near Sedona, Arizona and shortly after moved Santa Cruz, California. He attended Missouri State University and completed his doctorate degree from the University of Missouri, Columbia.
Dr. Gibbons enjoys his time off with his wife, two children and two lab mixes. He enjoys gardening, working on hands-on projects, eating and family time.
Dr. Sarah Higgins
Dr. Higgins is from a small lakeside town in Ohio called Port Clinton. With a population of only 6,000 people in the winter, she has learned to adapt to cooler weather.
Dr. Higgins graduated from Ross University and took part in clinics at the Ohio State University.
She has a twin sister who has the BEST baby boy EVER! While her parents live in Ohio, the rest of Dr. Higgins’s immediate family resides in Michigan. They are Midwesterners at heart! Dr. Higgins and her husband have 6 dogs and a cat. Their names are Mumford, Charlie, Zoe, Dash, Otto and Jack.
In her down time Dr. Higgins LOVES travel shows like “No Reservations”, “Expedition Unknown”, “Parts Unknown,” “Bizarre Foods”, etc. In her spare time she enjoys traveling and hiking, especially in the mountains hearing the trees rustle.
Dr. Holly Lamb-Bethea
Dr. Lamb-Betha is from Sterlington, Louisiana. She completed her undergrad at the University of Louisiana at Monroe.Dr. Holly Lamb-Bethea graduated from Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine and moved to Las Vegas shortly after.
Dr. Lamb-Bethea is recently married with 3 dogs: Deuce a 12 year old pitbull mix, Nano their 6 year old terrier mix, and Remy a 5 year old chocolate lab mix. Her interests include dermatology, internal medicine, soft tissue and oncology.
In her spare time, she enjoys fishing, reading and traveling with her husband and pet family.