Dr. Diane Dubois
Diane Savois Dubois grew up in New Orleans (Algiers). After graduating from St. Mary’s Dominican High School, she attended Louisiana State University and earned her B.S. in Animal, Dairy, and Poultry Science. She graduated from the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine in 2008 and has practiced on the Westbank since then. She and her husband Matthew and their 2 children (Lucas and Olivia) enjoy camping and the outdoors. They have 2 dogs, 1 cat, 1 gecko and 3 snakes at home. Dr. Dubois’ professional interests include soft tissue surgery and dentistry. She takes pride in her dedication to her profession and her compassion for animals.
Dr. Jennifer Sandoz Esteve
Jenny Esteve has worked in the veterinary field since 2002 and has lived on the Westbank most of her life. She graduated high school from Mount Carmel Academy and attended Loyola University of New Orleans for undergraduate school. Dr. Esteve received her doctorate of veterinary medicine from Louisiana State University in 2008 and has had the privilege of practicing small animal medicine ever since. Her husband Brian and their daughters Mallory and Ellie would not be complete without their cat named Chug and their Terrier mix Guzzle. A problem solver at heart, Dr. Esteve loves internal medicine and takes pride in being there for her clients and patients throughout every aspect of the human-animal bond.
Dr. Blakeley Ramirez
Blakeley Ramirez is a proud New Orleans native. She attended Isidore Newman School and received her undergraduate degree in Neuroscience from Rhodes College in Memphis, TN. She returned to Louisiana to attend LSU School of Veterinary Medicine where she graduated in May of 2020. Outside of work, Dr. Blakeley enjoys exploring the New Orleans food scene, reading, and going for walks in Audubon park with her husband Harrison and their dog Tuck. Her professional interests include dermatology, internal medicine, and preventative care. She looks forward to creating unique bonds with each of her clients and their beloved pets.
Autumn graduated from Delgado’s Veterinary Technology Program in May of 2014 and is currently studying to become an RVT. She and her husband Horace have two cats, M.C. and Perry, and a baby girl named Harper. She has always had a love for animals and a passion for helping people. Autumn is devoted to caring for our patients and making sure our clients understand everything they need to know about caring for their furry children. Seeing how much people love and care for their animals makes her even more passionate about her job.
Melinda is one of our veterinary assistants. She has been in the field for over 18 years. Melinda and her husband of 36 years have a dog named Gidget, one cat Nicky, and one tortoise Shelly.
Bethany is one of our veterinary assistants. She has always loved animals and has 2 cats of her own (Mako and Theo). She dreams of starting herown rescue organization or retirement home for animals in the future.
Alex one of our veterinary assistants, has been working with us since we opened in 2015. She and her husband, Derrious, have two children, Noah and Reese, and are currently stationed at NAS JRB New Orleans with the US Navy. Her family would not been complete without their furry additions, 3 dogs (Skippy, River, and Griffin) and two guinea pigs (Mardi and Iris). She loves working in the veterinary field, and enjoys taking care of all our patients.
April is one of our receptionists. April has been working in the veterinary field for over 20 years. April and her husband Clint have three sons (Tyler, Devin, and Landon), a Daughter in law (Kalyn), and three grandchildren (Kane, Royce and Novaleigh). Their home would not be complete without their many fur babies.
Brooke is one of our receptionists. She graduated from UNO in 2020 and has been in the veterinary field for five years. She has one dachshund at home named Sophie. She has always had a love for animals and is passionate about helping people as well.
Alexis is one of our kennel assistants. She has two cats at home, Lucii and Ozzy, and has always loved animals. Alexis enjoys taking care of our boarders and patients.
Mrs. Vicki is our groomer, she has 20 years of professional experience as a groomer and does an amazing job with each and every groom. Mrs. Vicki and her husband share their home with four cats Thelma, Louise, Frazzle, and Duci their one dog Della.