Shelby Cook – Certified Veterinary Assistant

Shelby was born and raised right here in the Southeast Texas area. She always knew she wanted to work with animals, even from a young age. Shelby began her first job in a private practice in 2016 as a receptionist and realized that her love for animals was calling for her to be more hands on. She decided to join the DAC family in October of 2017 and started training for her Veterinary Assistant Certificate, she received her CVA certificate in November of 2018! She is planning to continue her education in the fields of Animal Behavior and Animal Sports Rehabilitation Medicine in the future.

Shelby and her husband Conor have their hands full, with their 2 dogs; Roxie Roux, a Chihuahua mix and Shiro, a German Shepherd, 3 cats: Katarina, Frankie, and Leesi. In their free time they can be found at car shows, comic book conventions or Renaissance Festival!