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

Kindness Animal Hospital

1902 Hallie Road
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729


Kindness Animal Hospital - 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. 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 husband 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 a household full of pets including dogs, cats, birds and guinea pigs.


Sam originally worked for Kindness Animal Hospital as an Animal Care Giver in 2007, and is happy to be back this time around as not only an Animal Care Giver, but also a Client Service Representative.  She was fortunate enough to grow up in a family that not only encouraged but shared her love of animals.  Sam has worked with a wide variety of animals including: Dogs, Cats, Horses, Livestock, Birds, Reptiles, and Rodents.   Currently, she lives in Eau Claire with her boyfriend of 11 years, Joel, their son, Cash, and step-son Braydon.  They share their home with a very naughty and very loved Pug/Rat Terrier mix named, Max, and a bunch of fish.



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 does a little bit of everything! She is one of our veterinary assistants as well as helping at the front desk when needed and helping out as an animal care giver. Tonya is our go to fix-it person as well.  She lives in Eau Claire with her family and a variety of pets.



Amanda has worked with animals for while now! She came to us from Oakwood Hills Animal Hospital where she worked as an animal caregiver. At Kindness she helps out almost everywhere, she is a Veterinary Assistant, works the front desk and is an animal caregiver! Amanda lives in Eau Claire Wi with her husband and assortment of pets! 


Grooming by Tina:

Tina has been grooming pets for the past 20+ years. She grooms at Kindness Mon-Thurs 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. Tina lives in Eau Claire Wi with her family and her dog!