Dr. Shayna Gotvaslee - Owner / Veterinarian
Dr. Shayna obtained her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Minnesota, College of Veterinary Medicine in 2005. She practiced small animal medicine at the St. Joseph/Cold Spring Veterinary Clinics for 12 years before having the unique opportunity to purchase the Kelner Animal Hospital from Dr. Vicki Kelner and renaming it the Clearwater Animal Hospital. Dr. Shayna loves being an animal doctor and feels blessed to help animals and the families who love them. Dr. Shayna and her husband Glenn have been residents of Clearwater for 12 years. They share their home with 3 children, 2 loud amazon parrots, 2 precious poodles, and one very spoiled cat. Dr. Shayna enjoys traveling/road trips, music, dancing and making art projects with the kids, and other people’s cooking.
Dr. Vicki Kelner - Founder / Veterinarian
Dr Kelner lives with her husband and three daughters in Clear Lake, Minnesota. She has two dogs and five cats! She has practiced veterinary medicine in central Minnesota for twenty eight years and is a graduate of the U of MN. Favorite downtime activities include: reading, kayaking, gardening, and family game time
Denise - CVT
My name is Denise Winkelman, I received my CVT in 2016. I have my BS in animal science from the University of Minnesota and my AAS in veterinary technology from Minnesota School of Business. I have a dog named Daisy and two cats named Lucy and Shadow.
Mary Beth Rudolph - CVT
Mary Beth Rudolph has been a CVT since 2003. She graduated from Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minnesota. She has always had a love for animals since she was young. She currently has 2 dogs named Fred and Daphne and a 55 gallon fish aquarium.
Taylor Niece - CVT
I graduated from Ridgewater College in May 2019 with my AAS in Veterinary Technology. I enjoy spending time with my 3 dogs (Mac and Ella both are Labrador Retriever/German Shorthair Crosses and my Miniature Australian Shepherd named Storm), going to truck pulls with my boyfriend Sawyer, and training my Buckskin Paint horse named Citori.