20455 187th Ave, Big Lake, MN 55309

Meet the Team

Dr. Keri Clarkson


Dr.Clarkson is more than a veterinarian, she’s a pet mom herself to her dog, cats, bunnies, and chickens. This personal connection allows her to apply her skills in caring for others companions as she would for her own beloved pets.

 After graduating from Oregon State in 2014 Dr. Clarkson returned home to Minnesota where she began her career expanding her veterinary knowledge and skill set in critical care, as well as surgical procedures. Her passion for education fuels her desire to continually expand her knowledge and procedures with new advancements in veterinary medicine offering comprehensive care for pets beyond preventative care. With a special interest in advanced surgical procedures, her ability to offer assistance in a larger variety of circumstances proves to be valuable when your pet is in need of care. 

When not at the practice, she enjoys spending time with her children cheering them on in soccer, enjoying the outdoors, kayaking, and baking. 

 With Dr. Clarkson as your provider she will guide you on the complex journey of your pets care and address any unexpected needs that may arise.


Lead Certified Veterinary Technician

Ashley is a dedicated professional with a passion for animal care and well-being. She graduated with an A.A.S in Veterinary Technology in 2015 and has since built a strong foundation of experience in the veterinary field, ranging from her work as a Veterinary Technician to assuming leadership roles. In addition to her professional accomplishments, Ashley takes pride in being a devoted wife and mother to two wonderful daughters.

At home, Ashley shares her life with a lively crew of pets, including her two German Shepherds, Chloe and Mylah, as well as a Domestic Medium Hair Calico named Darlah. When she’s not at work, Ashley values quality time with her loved ones.

She eagerly looks forward to providing exceptional care to clients and their beloved pets, aiming to make a positive impact in the community where she is raising her family and in the surrounding areas.


Certified Veterinary Technician

Stacy graduated from the Minnesota School of Business in 2010 with an AAS in Veterinary Technology and is a member of the Minnesota Veterinary Technician Association. She has a strong love for dental prophylaxis, geriatric pets, calico cats, and finicky felines.

When she’s not at work, she enjoys spending her time being outdoors and enjoying the world around her. She has a goofy and tenacious geriatric mini poodle named Petrie and a sweet and spicy calico cat named Darla.


Veterinary Technician Assistant

Alex, has been working in the Veterinary industry since 2017. With a strong commitment to continuous growth, Alex has expanded her skill set gaining experience in multiple Veterinary departments including General Practice and Emergency care. In 2020, she embraced the role of a devoted parent when her daughter was born.

Animals have always been a big part of Alex’s life, and she continues this tradition with her daughter, sharing their home with two beloved cats named Baby and Muffin. Alex’s dedication to professional growth and her love for animals make her a valuable asset in providing exceptional care within the veterinary field.