Meet the Team

Doctors


Michael  Shelton<Br>D.V.M. photo

Michael Shelton
D.V.M.

Michael Shelton, D.V.M. Dr. Shelton graduated from Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1997. He did his undergraduate studies at Texas A&M University. He practiced medicine at Parker Animal and Bird Clinic in Plano for ten years before opening his own practice. Dr. Shelton manages his land in Blue Ridge along with enjoying his hobby of rebuilding cars on the weekends. In his spare time, he enjoys outdoor activities with his wife Chris and their four children.

Dana  Means<Br>D.V.M. photo

Dana Means
D.V.M.

Dr. Means has been a practicing Doctor of Veterinary Medicine since graduating Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1991. Dr. Means has worked in Texas and New Jersey since graduation. Dr. Means was an owner of King Animal Hospital in McKinney, TX for 13 years until she sold her share in 2010. She has also worked previously as a human medical research analyst the 7 years. She joined 380 West Animal Hospital as a part-time veterinarian in the Fall of 2011 and became a full-time associate in 2012.

Lauren   Wise<br>D.V.M. photo

Lauren Wise
D.V.M.

Dr. Lauren Wise joined our team in 2012 when she was an undergraduate student at Texas A&M University. She continued to work with us as a technician throughout her time in vet school. She graduated from Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine in 2019 and will return to our clinic as a full time veterinarian. During her time in vet school, Dr. Wise's interests included internal medicine, cardiology and behavior training. Dr. Wise grew up in McKinney and has returned following graduation with her border collie mix "Piper". We are so excited to have Dr. Wise join our team!

Our Staff


Leslie</br>Technician  photo

Leslie
Technician

Leslie joined our team in December 2017. She has 20yrs experience as a veterinary technician. She is a bright and positive influence on our team. She is definitely passionate about all types of surgery and radiology but loves all aspects of the veterinary field. She also enjoys talking with clients about their 4-legged kids. She enjoys learning about clients new pets and loves to be helpful in the process of making those hard decisions in the end. Leslie lives in McKinney with her husband and daughter and enjoys spending time with her family and her mini zoo of 6 cats, 2 dogs, and a bunny.

Buster </br> House Cat  photo

Buster
House Cat

Buster is our house cat. He was found, as a small kitten in a barn in July of 2007. He soon won the hearts of the staff and joined the practice as the official greeter. Buster is very loving and has no fear. He will walk up to the largest of dogs, or the angriest of cats. He has a fascination for purses. He will crawl right in and lay down. He is quite the character. In 2017 he became diabetic and is managed by the staff and doing very well.

Elizabeth L.V.T./Practice Manager  photo

Elizabeth L.V.T./Practice Manager

Elizabeth, or Liz as we call her, has worked with Dr. Shelton since June of 1997.  She lives in Farmersville with her husband Larry and has two wonderful children.  They have a small farm with horses, chickens, Boer goats, dogs and cats. Liz became a Licensed Veterinary Technician in 1992 and has worked in the veterinary field since 1988. She is extremely passionate about surgery, Dentistry, anesthesia, and pain management.  She will ensure that your pet is as comfortable as possible at all times. Liz devotes a lot of time to the clinic making sure it is a healthy environment for everyone.

Heather</br>Technician  photo

Heather
Technician

Heather joined our team in November 2015. She is currently enrolled in a Vet Technician program. She lives with her twin boys and her dog named Bella and her cat named Garfield. Her passion is helping any animal in need. She really enjoys being your technician of choice for Tech appointments. She also enjoys being involved with assisting your pet in surgery. In Heathers free time she enjoys her family and any activity with her family.

Macy</br> Technician photo

Macy
Technician

Macy joined our team in July of 2020. She lives in Mckinney with her dad, fiancé and 3 furry children-Ariel Grey, Bronx Lee and Cuspid Rose. Macy came to us from California, she started her career in animal medicine as a senior in high school while working at a clinic with her mother. With such a love for animals, she remained working hands-on with them as kennel manager for a breeder for 5 years. In 2017 A tragic car accident almost took her life, forcing her into a wheelchair and nearly 2 years of recovery. In August 2019 she moved to Texas and proceeded her career with animal medicine. She is particularly passionate about special needs animals and those who require a little more time and patience. She takes great pride in loving all your animals, just as much as you do! Macy is so giving and loving, we are so proud to have Macy as a technician caring for our patients!

Garret</br> Technician photo

Garret
Technician

Garrett joined our team in June of 2018 when he began shadowing. He has been back every summer since while finishing his undergraduate degree, and upon graduation has now become a full- time technician.  Garrett graduated from the University of Arkansas with a Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science, and he is working towards his long time goal of becoming a veterinarian. If Garrett and his black lab Jax are not enjoying the outdoors together, you can usually find them spending time with his family and his fiancé Hannah! Garrett is extremely excited to be here and learn from such knowledgeable people! Garrett is so calm and patient with all the pets, we are so pleased to have Garrett serving in our practice!

Bailey</br> Receptionist photo

Bailey
Receptionist

Bailey joined our team as a receptionist back in 2015 but took a break to go to college at SFASU and UNT, she missed working at 380 so much she came back in 2020 to be apart of the 380 team again!  Bailey received her love for animals early on as a child from her father. She has a strong passion for caring for animals and for people! In her free time, if she is not with her cat Bender she is spending time with her friends and family. Bailey has such a kind heart,  you will meet her smiling at the front desk!

380 West Animal Hospital

4701 West University Drive

McKinney TX 75071 US


For general information, questions, appointment requests, contact us at:

Phone: (214) 544-7881
Fax: 214-544-7263
info@380westanimalhospital.com

Hours

Sunday Closed

Monday 8:00am - 6:00pm

Tuesday 8:00am - 6:00pm

Wednesday 8:00am - 6:00pm

Thursday 8:00am - 6:00pm

Friday (Closed from 12-2pm) 8:00am - 6:00pm

Saturday 8:00am - 12:00pm

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