Dr. Ashley Dawes

Dr. Dawes grew up in Valparaiso, Indiana where, at 4 years old, she decided she wanted to be a veterinarian when she grew up.

Fast forward and Dr. Dawes graduated from Purdue University’s school of veterinary medicine in 2015 and has lived in Fremont, Indiana since 2012 with her husband and grown her family into a daughter, son, and 3 doggos.

Dr. Dawes loves spending time with her family on the water, enjoying the outdoors in Pokagan State Park, and Tincaps baseball games.

She looks forward to taking care of the pets and building relationships within the community she loves.

Greg Dawes

The Mr. to the Dr., Greg is originally from Greenwood, Indiana. After graduating from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Greg moved to Fort Wayne and quickly migrated to Fremont for the lakes.

When not working as an Application Engineer for an Engineering Software Reseller or working as the IT/Business Manager for Beechwood Veterinary Clinic, Greg loves to boat with his family.

Sarah Shafer, RVT

Sarah was born & raised in Michigan. She has always had a love for all kinds of animals, big and small. She grew up showing horses and owning or fostering all kinds of critters, from hamsters to dogs, cats, and even baby raccoons. Her passion for the four-legged led her to wanting to pursue veterinary medicine.

Sarah graduated from Michigan State University’s Veterinary Nursing Program with her Bachelor’s of Science in the spring of 2021. She recently passed her national board exam in August and is a RVT/LVT. She currently lives in Michigan with her significant other, 2 Daniffs, 4 cats, and her ever-growing collection of chickens.

Tayler Singleton, RVT

Native of Kalamazoo, MI, Tayler learned her love for animals at a very young age. Growing up on a farm opened many opportunities for her to care for all different kinds of animals.

She graduated from Brown Mackie College in South Bend in 2013 and became a licensed technician in 2016. Since 2011 she has worked in a variety of animal related roles including primary care, boarding, rescue/shelter/ and emergency.

In her free time, she loves to work on her 10 acre farm with her husband, Ryan, and 2 kids Avarie and Moxlee. She looks forward to meeting all of the new patients at Beechwood Veterinary Clinic!

Kelsey Munsell

Kelsey was born and raised in Michigan adoring animals of all kinds from a young age.

She has filled multiple roles within the veterinary field including kennel assistant, receptionist, and veterinary assistant.

Kelsey enjoys a wide variety of music, tending to her succulents and other gardening, spending quality time with her family, and the outdoors.

She currently lives with her pitbull (Axel), three-legged chihuahua (Boner), and big orange cat (Oscar).

Jada Haynes

Born and raised on a family farm in Coldwater, MI, Jada has had a passion for animals her entire life. Growing up she has owned birds, Guinea pigs, horses, dogs, and many more.

From a young age she knew she wanted to be a part of veterinary medicine. She first stepped into the field in 2019 as a receptionist and has always looked to broaden her knowledge.

She is engaged and currently has 2 dogs , 4 cats, ducks and a bearded dragon. She enjoys fishing, nature walks and birdwatching in her spare time.

She hopes to become a wildlife rehabilitator in the future and help local wildlife.

Rylee Dotson

Rylee was born in Ohio, but her family moved to the Angola area when she was 5.

When Rylee was 11, she volunteered at the local humane society where her tasks were bigger than she was! She would walk the dogs, clean the kennels, and feed all the cats and dogs. Rylee even fostered many animals during her years of volunteering. She has owned quite a few pets growing up including snakes, lizards, and hamsters.

Whether it’s relaxing on the hammock or travelling to go camping, Rylee enjoys being outdoors. If you see Rylee, she most likely has Case (her shepherd mix) following not too far behind.

Mack & Wes

Mackenzie and Westley Dawes are considered invaluable members of our support staff. Their role is to bring smiles to our clients and snuggles to the patients.

Mackenzie loves anything pink, going fast on the boat, and playing with her dogs.

Westley enjoys playing with his big sister, belly laughs, and meeting new people.

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Angola, IN 46703 USA

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