Desert Hills Animal Hospital

13811 N 7th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85022


Grace, Receptionist

Grace (or Gracy) was born in Colorado, but has lived in Arizona almost her entire life. She has a Husky named Maximus and a kitty named Sassenach (Sass for short). She loves to horseback ride, barrel race, archery, and spending her weekends going camping.

Monica, Receptionist/Assistant

Monica just moved back to the Phoenix area from NM. She is newer to the vet world, but is loving seeing all the cute animals that come in. She lives with her fiancé Colby, and 3 dogs (Jethro, Red and Chewy). Monica spends her free time swimming, being outdoors, and just enjoying time with family.


Taylor, Receptionist/Assistant

Taylor is a very colorful person who loves rainbows, butterflies and unicorns! She is also a huge Disney fanatic. She lives and breathes all things animals. Animal rescue is her greatest passion and veterinary medicine has always been an interest of hers. Tay has been working with animals professionally since 2016. In addition to working for DHAH, she is also the Medical Director of Alone No More Dog Rescue. She proudly specializes in the “spicy” animals that require a little extra love and care. She has two fur babies named Griswold & Stitch, and enjoys spending time with her mom and siblings, whom also share her passion for animals.


Jewlz, Veterinary Technician

Jewlz previously worked for the Az Humane Society for 5 years as a neonate bottle baby technician, and still helps out by fostering “bottle babies” in her spare time. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, swimming, hiking and reading. She loves listening to all kinds of music and attending concerts. She has been married for 13 years and has two teenagers. Their family also includes 3 cats and 2 dogs. Jewlz has an immense passion for animals and their welfare!

Kylene, Certified Veterinary Technician

Kylene (or Ky) is a CVT that has been working with animals since 2015. She has shelter and general practice experience, and has a special interest for clinical pathology. She has one beautiful and spunky daughter named Emery. Ky also has 2 FIV+ kitty cats and 1 pocket pitty at home. She is a vegan who loves to cook and share her yummy recipes. She also loves plants and going hiking in her spare time.

Rachael, Practice Manager

Rachael is an Arizona native with an immense passion for animal welfare. She has spent the last 14 years working with animals professionally in various capacities, such as animal shelters, rescues and hospitals. She is a proud mom of 3 beautiful children and 6 rescue dogs! Outside of work she enjoys adventures with her family, attending concerts and sporting events, and sometimes when she gets so lucky… just relaxing on the couch with the dogs.


Mozart and Junior are our two hospital cats, who you can see causing mischief around the hospital!

Mozart and Junior