Our Staff

Kathryn Bradshaw | DVM


Trusty Vet veterinarian, Dr. Kathryn A. Bradshaw, DVM has eagerly adopted the philosophy established by Trusty Vet and is excited to be an owner of Trusty Vet Research Park.  Dr. Bradshaw received her DVM degree in 2006 from Kansas State University. She previously, attended Texas A&M University where she graduated cum laude with a Bachelors of Science degree in Biomedical Science.  Upon graduation from veterinary school, Dr. Bradshaw became an associate veterinarian at a small animal hospital in Madison, Al.  Prior to the opening of Trusty Vet Research Park, she practiced for five years as an associate veterinarian at Valley Animal Hospital & Pet Resort in southeast Huntsville.

Dr. Bradshaw is currently serving as President for the Madison County Veterinary Medical Association and is excited to serve in the interest of Huntsville’s citizens and their pets.   She is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Alabama Veterinary Medical Association, and is also a recent member of the Huntsville chapter of Executive Women International.  Her hobbies include traveling, cooking, hiking, and spending time  with her friends and family.  

Dr. Bradshaw shares her home with her husband, and her young son. She also owns two dachshunds- Duncan & Sbisa, a Labrador- Cadet, and two cats - Grace & Hope.

Ashley Calvin | DVM


Dr. Ashley Calvin graduated from Colorado Sate University in 1997 with a BS of Animal Science, and received her Doctroate of Veterinary Medicine from Tufts University's School of Veterinary Medicine in 2003.  She then returned to Colorado where she was an assoicate and owner of a small animal and exotic animal practice.  Dr. Calvin recently relocated to the Huntsville area with her family, when her husband took a job with NASA.

Dr. Calvin enjoys internal medicine, dental care, and managing chronic diseases such as liver disease, kidney disease and helping to control chronic pain.  She enjoys treating exotic patients and teaching their owners how best to care for these special pets.  She'll treat just about anything and loves learning about each species

Outside of work, Dr. Calvin is kept busy by her supportive husband, Tim and their three children - Rory and Owen are both 5 year olds, and Holland is 3.  She also has four pets - 2 aging cats named Minette and Sunshine, as well as two black lab mixes named Bacon and Letty.  The family is very excited to explore a new part of the country and is enjoying being in Huntsville!

Dawn | Veterinary Technician Assistant


Dawn has always had a love of animals and knew when she started working in the veterinary field that it was the perfect fit for her.   She began working as a kennel technician in February 2010 and advanced to the positions of groomer and veterinary technician assistant at her previous place of employment.  Dawn enjoys working with pet rescue organizations and has volunteered to be a foster home helping to adopt pets to their new “furever” homes.  She likes every aspect of working with animals.

Dawn shares her home with her husband, three girls, and her many cats and dogs.  She spends her free time fishing and watching movies.  Dawn looks forward to providing compassionate care to Trusty Vet clients and their pets for many years to come.


 Tena | Veterinary Technician Assistant


Tena started her career caring for animals in 2004 volunteering at a Wildlife Rehabilitation facility in southern Illinois. After moving to Kansas in 2005 she worked for a small veterinary practice where she learned to provide basic animal medical services. Being a military wife she has moved a lot and has worked at various animal hospitals around the country . Working in different animal hospitals, she learned more advanced animal health care techniques, client education practices, and preventive care standards.

Tena recently moved with her husband, daughter and their adopted dog, Reggie, to Madison, Alabama. She is looking forward to many years of being part of the team at Trusty Vet getting to know their clients and patients while providing them with quality care.


Sianna | Veterinary Technician Assistant 


Sianna entered the veterinary field in 2011 at an animal hospital in Athens, Al.  Since Sianna was a small child, she has always had a special compassion and love for all animals.  While she loves assisting with surgery she also loves witnessing the improvement of the pets that come through our clinic the most.

Sianna shares her home with her fiancé, Justin, and her loving and energetic pit bull terrier , Mylee.  In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, enjoying the outdoors, and experimenting in the kitchen.

 Paul | Veterinary Technician Assistant


Paul began working in the veterinary field in 2008 as a kennal technician while he attended the University of Montevallo.He began working as a veterinary technician in 2010 and has since graduated with his Bachelor's of Science in Biology. Paul also serves as a medic in the US Army Reserves.

He has a cat named Larz and has a great passion for helping people and their pets.

  Alisa | Veterinary Technician Assistant

Alisa was inspired by her father’s love of animals and interest in veterinary medicine to pursue a career in veterinary medicine herself.  From a young age, Alisa found animals to be her point of interest.  She has a love and passion for all animals and currently owns and cares for Belvedere, a Yorkshire Terrier, and Penelope, a hedgehog. 

Once her undergraduate studies are complete, Alisa plans to pursue advanced studies in veterinary medicine.   In her free time, Alisa spends time with her large family, boyfriend, and pets. 

Mister | Office Cat 

We are so happy to have a wonderful four-legged addition to our team.  He is sweet and friendly and loves people!

Mister is Trusty Vet Research Park's office cat!  Come by and meet him!

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Trusty Vet - Affordable Pet Care
6945 Hwy 72, Ste. A
Huntsville, Alabama 35806