Heart of Ankeny Animal Hospital

701 Ordnance Rd.
Ankeny, IA 50023



Veterinary Technicians & Assistants

Morgan, Veterinary Technician

Morgan joined our team in February 2021.She graduated from DMACC in 2018 with an Associates degree in Veterinary Technology. Morgan has one spoiled mini Australian Shepherd named Maggie. In her freetime she likes fishing with her husband Travis, spending time on her parents farm, playing cards with her in-laws, and spending time with her nieces and nephew. Morgan and Travis welcomed their first son, Bennett, in July 2020.

Erin, Veterinary Technician

Erin joined our team in May of 2020. She grew up in Galena, IL and moved to Ames to pursue her dream of becoming a veterinarian at Iowa State. She is currently in her second year of veterinary school, with a focus in companion animal medicine. In her free time, she loves to travel and do all things outdoors with her new black lab puppy Brooks.

Taylor, Veterinary Technician

Taylor joined our team as a in August 2020. Taylor is currently finishing her associates degree in veterinary technology at DMACC. When she graduates in May she will be joining our team full time.

Sara, Veterinary Technician

Sara joined our team in August, 2020. She is originally from Council Bluffs, IA and is attending college at Iowa State University. She is in her senior year and is going to graduate with a Bachelors in Animal Science in May 2020. She has three cats Momo, Bubu, and Pelvis Presley! In her free time she likes to read, paint, and go hiking.

Rachel, Veterinary Technician

Rachel joined our team in December 2020. She is back in the animal field after spending time working as a phlebotomist in the human field. Rachel enjoys spending time with her boyfriend and her son. They have two chihuahuas names Steele and Max.

Payton, Veterinary Technician

Payton joined our team in January 2021. She is from Altoona, Iowa. Payton has 3 cats, Smokey, Benji, and Sassy, a German Shepherd named Tucker, and 7 horses. She spends her freetime with her horses, traveling with friends, and relaxing at home.

Jasmine, Veterinary Assistant

Jasmine joined the Heart of Ankeny team in October 2020. She is originally from South Dakota, but currently resides in Ames, Iowa and attends Iowa State University. She is a senior majoring in Animal Science. She has three dogs at home, Tess, Jack, and Ruby. In her free time she likes to hang out with her friends and boyfriend Wyatt, spend as much time as possible at her family farm, and be outside as much as she can.

Kamy, Veterinary Assistant

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Madeline, Veterinary Assistant

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