Our Team

The Team at Tigard Animal Hospital

Our staff of experienced and expert veterinarian doctors and skilled vet staff is ready when your pet needs us. Call or contact us today to learn more.

Cher Smith at Tigard animal hospital

Cher Smith
Hospital Manager

Cher Smith has been managing veterinary practices up and down the west coast since 1989 and has been with Tigard Animal Hospital since 2014. Her passion is excellent client service and ensuring quality pet care for our patients. She is a proud Tigard resident and shares her home and heart with the love of her life, 2 beautiful dogs and an array of exotic cats.


Amica - Administrative Support Manager

Amica at Tigard Animal HospitalAmica grew up in Washington and started working in the veterinary field in 2007. She moved to Portland in 2012 and shares her home with her 2 cats, Banjo (pictured) and Lulu, who is camera shy. She loves working with clients and getting to know their pets on a personal level. When she is not working she loves to spend time with her family and friends.

Sydney - Client Service Manager

Sydney Receptionist at Tigard Animal HospitalSydney is an Oregon native and has been with Tigard Animal Hospital since 2016. She is a long time animal lover and can't wait to have fur babies of her own, but for now loves playing with her mom's dog Ernie! In her free time, She loves hiking, going to the beach and being around friends and family. Sydney is excited to be a part of the Tigard Animal Hospital Team

Anni - Receptionist

Anni at Tigard animal hospitalAnni is an Oregon native and grew up in Newberg. She recently joined our friendly team in 2017 and has a love for all animals. She has two dogs named Milo and Sam, two cats named Cali and Pheobe and two horses named Dakota and Hemmi. Outside of working she enjoys spending time with family, friends and of course her animals. She also volunteers at the Newberg Cheerleading practice once or twice a week, as she was a Newberg Cheerleader for six years and won State all four years of high school as well as Nationals three of those years. Anni is going to school right now to become a Real Estate Agent and hopes to be done by the end of 2017.

Todd - Receptionist

Todd at Tigard animal hospital

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Zana - Receptionist

Zana at Tigard animal hospital

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Veterinary Technicians

Alex - Lead Technician

Alex at Tigard Animal Clinic

Alex graduated from Washington State University with a B.S. in Zoology. She started her interest in the veterinary field in high school, where she volunteered with a travelling veterinarian. She owns a Boxer/Dalmatian mix named Jack, 2 rats, and several fish. In her spare time she likes to hike, go on road trips, and work on aquariums. She also loves to watch hockey and WSU football.

Annie - Vet Tech

Annie at Tigard animal hospital

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Audrey - Vet Tech

Alex at Tigard Animal Clinic

Audrey graduated from Oregon State University with a B.S. in Animal Science in 2013, and is currently working on her Associates of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology to get certified. Audrey joined the Tigard Animal Hospital team in September of 2013. She has a dog named Trillium, 2 cats named Bae and Drago, and a snake named Monty. Audrey enjoys hiking, fishing, playing in the snow and water, and snuggling with her fur babies.

Caitlin - Vet Tech

Caitlin at Tigard animal hospital

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Jenny - CVT

Jenny at Tigard animal hospital

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Madi - Technician Lead

Madi Vet Tech at Tigard Animal HospitalMadi is a native Oregonian who grew up in a small town with 5 siblings and 6 dogs. She studied Animal Sciences at OSU. While she started in reception and client service here at Tigard Animal Hospital in earl 2014, Madi now works as a veterinary technician on or medical team. She is certified in animal radiology and her favorite part of working in the veterinary field is comforting nervous pets. She enjoys taking her Pomeranian mix, Bentley, to the river for kayaking and chasing ducks. Madi recently rescued a kitten named Savage, whose favorite pastime is wrestling with Bentley

Melia - Vet Tech/Groomer

Melia at Tigard animal hospital

Melia grew up in the small town of Petaluma, California which is about 40 minutes north of San Francisco. She moved to Oregon in 2015 and loves it! She lives with her two cats, Chloe & Scandalpants. Melia has had a passion for working with animals for as long as she can remember. Melia is also a certified groomer and would love to beautify your pets!

Sarah - Vet Tech

Sarah at Tigard animal hospital

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