Our Staff

Valerie Harrington

Valerie is currently the office manager and has been with Family Pet Hospital since May 2009. Originally from the Mississippi Gulf Coast, she moved to the Jacksonville area in 2008. She has a bachelor’s degree from Mississippi State University in Animal and Dairy Sciences. Valerie enjoys fishing, camping, decorating cakes, and hanging out with her pets, family and friends. She has 2 cats, Binx and Pie’dro, a terrier mix, Indy, a lab mix, Loki, a California King Snake, Penelope, and 3 aquariums.

Amanda Callahan

Amanda has been with Family Pet Hospital since April of 2016 and in the veterinary field since she was 18! It was her passion to work with animals since she was a child and in fulfilling her passion can’t imagine doing anything else! She has 3 pets: 2 dogs, Kodak who is 12 1/2 years old and Dunkin who is 9, and 1 cat, baby Saint who was birthed here at the clinic and has been hand raised ever since!

Shannon Coakley

Eight years ago, Shannon saw a two-minute commercial about being a veterinary technician. The video inspired her to get an AS degree in veterinary technology and to become a certified veterinary technician. Shannon is the newest member of our team and we are excited to have her talent and spirit at Family Pet Hospital.