Morgan Nichols

Veterinary Assistant Morgan graduated from West Virginia University in 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in animal science and has been working as a veterinary assistant since. She joined the Ripley Paws team in the spring of 2019 before the arrival of her first child in October. She resides in Evans with her husband, daughter, and two dogs. She enjoys spending …

Tammy Lynn

Veterinary Assistant Tammy is a 2017 graduate from Alexander High School in Albany, Ohio. She studied Natural Resources Law Enforcement at Hocking College. She started work at Ripley Paws in July of 2020. She found her passion working with animals and will continue to grow as a veterinary assistant.  Tammy resides with her husband and son in Sandyville, WV. She …

Taylor Derenberger

Receptionist Taylor graduated in 2019 from Ripley High School She was active in the Ripley FFA and the Girls track and field team for 3 years. She is currently going to college at Washington State Community College for a radiology technologist degree. Taylor has 1 dog, 2 cats and 2 birds who are all extremely spoiled. She grew up on …

Haleigh Schreckengost

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Dr. Schreckengost is from Princeton, WV. She obtained her Bachelor of Science degree from West Virginia University in 2016 and continued her education at Mississippi State University where she received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in April 2020. During her 4th year of veterinary school, Haleigh had the pleasure of having an externship here at Ripley …

Walk Your Dog Month – January 2020

January is Walk Your Dog Month. Get up, get moving and don’t let the plummeting winter temperatures slow you down. Dogs need plenty of exercise throughout the year and, the best way to keep them active in winter is to take them for regular walks. Even a short walk around the block on a cold day can make a big …