Kindness Animal Hospital, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729 - Our Doctors

Kindness Animal Hospital

1902 Hallie Road
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729


Our Staff


Leslie CVT


Leslie joined the staff of Kindness Animal Hospital in November 2017 as a Certified Veterinary Technician. A native of Eau Claire, Leslie moved back to the area after being in Massachusetts for the past 19 years. Leslie graduated from the medical Institute of Minnesota in 1996 with a degree in Veterinary Technology. She has over 20 years of vet tech experience in a variety of fields, including emergency, critical care, and internal medicine. Leslie resides in Altoona with her daughter. Although she doesn't have any pets of her own right now, she is happy to be able to spend time with the our 3 resident cats! Leslie has a wide variety of interests including cooking/baking, kayaking and recently has taken up running. She is excited to use her skills to help our clients and their pets, by providing excellent patient care and treating every pet as her own!





Nicole joined both Kindness Animal Hospital and Oakwood Hills Animal Hospital in June of 2018. She is a recent graduate of the Veterinary Technician Program at Madison Area Technical College. Nicole was a former Animal Caregiver at Kindness and we are excited to have her return in her new position. She shares her home with her fiance and two cute cats, Rudy and Chloe.




Shari began working at Kindness in 1998. She is always found at the front desk, chatting with clients and meeting all their pets. She loves her job here and always says it feels like everyone is extended family. In her free time Shari enjoys walking her dogs (and cats), taking photos, and watching Netflix. Shari lives in Eau Claire with her husband and a household full of pets including dogs, cats, birds and guinea pigs.





Meghan is originally from the Wausau, Wisconsin area where she lived on a hobby farm and her love of working with animals grew. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire with a bachelor of science degree, majoring in biology and a minor in both chemistry and business. Her future plans are to become a veterinarian, working with large and small animals, and maybe even run her own clinic. Meghan spends a lot of her free time with her own fur-babies. She currently has a pudgy bunny, Latte and a camera shy dog who's a chihuahua mix named Bear.





Tonya is our newest Kindness employee. She works at the front desk, as an animal caregiver and also a vet assistant. She lives in Eau Claire with her family and a variety of pets




Charlene began working at the clinic in 2017  She is from Cadott, WI. Charlene works both at the reception desk and as an animal caregiver in our kennel. She currently has 2 cats, 3 dogs, and a horse at home. She loves sports and is a very outdoorsy person. A few of her hobbies are riding horse, dirt bike and four wheeler, reading, and sports (basketball, track) Charlene is currently a student at UW-Eau Claire. She is a biology major, preprofessional minor going for pre-veterinarian medicine. She will be attending vet school in the fall





Grooming by Tina:

Tina has been grooming pets for the past 20+ years. She grooms at Kindness every week day and will work on all breeds of dogs under 40 pounds. Tina takes special care with each groom and hand drys all dogs which gives them that extra special touch.