Meet Our Team

  • Dr.
    Jeanne Engel
    DVM
    Owner

    Dr. Engel was hired after graduating from Veterinary School in 1996 from Michigan State University. She purchased the practice from Dr. Catey in September 2010 and changed the name from Catey Veterinary Clinic.

    Education: Michigan State University

  • Dr.
    Jennifer Johnson
    DVM

    Dr. Jen Johnson was born, raised, and still lives in Michigan. She graduated with her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Michigan and earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Michigan State University. She joined the team at All Paws and Claws in 2015. Dr. Johnson has a special interest in surgery. She is a foster parent failure and as a result she has 2 dogs (Phoenix, a border collie mix and Maddie, a terrier mix) and 8 cats (4 indoor and 4 outdoor). When she’s not at the office, Dr. Johnson is active in church ministries and enjoys camping, kayaking, hiking, and other outdoor activities, especially in Northern Michigan by the Great Lakes. 


     Education: Michigan State University 

  • Jessica Kosmerick
    RVT
    Registered Veterinary Technician

    Jessica has been working at All Paws and Claws since 1989.

    Education: Purdue University

  • Jessica Fordyce
    RVT
    Registered Veterinary Technologist

    I have been working at All Paws & Claws since 1998. I graduated from Purdue University in 2003 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Veterinary Technology. I am a RVT and enjoy my job very much. When I am not at work I am spending time with my husband and four girls. I have 2 dogs and 2 cats that I love very much.

    Education: Purdue University

  • Robyn Miller
    RVT
    Registered Veterinary Technician

    Robyn has been an RVT with All Paws and Claws since graduating from Brown Mackie College in 2012. Outside of work, Robyn enjoys spending time with her family and pets, managing her dog treat business (Kobie's Canine Creations), and working with/caring for rescue animals.

  • Brooke Blackburn
    Receptionist/Surgical Assistant

    I started working at Catey Veterinary Clinic in March 2004. I enjoy my job and continue to enjoy assisting the doctors in surgery. When I'm not working at the clinic, I enjoy spending time with my daughter, family and friends, helping out on the family farm, hunting,fishing, and riding our horses.

  • Dawn Helmuth
    Receptionist

    I started working for Dr. Catey in 1995. I have always enjoyed my jobhere. When I'm not at work I enjoy spending time with my family. We travelas often as we can. I have 1 daughter and 3 dogs. They keep me very busy.

  • Kathy Phetteplace
    Receptionist

    I've worked here for 9 years as a receptionist. I have a Persian kitty,named Bella. I have 2 daughters, 4 grandchildren, and 3 greatgrandchildren. I love dance, camping and spending time with my family.

  • Tierra English
    Receptionist

    Tierra started in 2014, the summer before her senior year through the ICE program. After graduating High School she attended Ross Medical and received her degree as a Dental Assistant. She has worked as a receptionist and also a veterinary assistant. She enjoys riding her horses and spending time with family.

  • Kendra Murray
    Receptionist

    Kendra began working with us in 2008. Kendra is one of our main receptionists. Kendra has 3 dogs, 1 cat and too many farm animals to list! Biggest animal love is her cattle! In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and three children and working on their family farm.

  • Breanna Hague
    Veterinary Technician

    Breanna was hired on her senior year of high school through the ICE program, as a veterinary assistant. After high school she attended the vet tech institute at International Business college of Fort Wayne, where she received her associates degree of Applied Science. In July of 2018 she passed her national boards and became a registered veterinary technician. Breanna likes spending her free time with her fiancé and two dogs, Chance and Sadie, back at their families relaxing spot on the lake.

  • Torey Fogel
    Veterinary Assistant

    I have been at All Paws and Claws for over 8 years. I have four fabulous children I love to spend time with. I am passionate about animal rescue and conserving the earth. I am a certified herbalist and enjoy sharing knowledge about using herbs along with conventional medicine. 

  • Kelli Luttman
    Veterinary assistant

    Kelli has been with us since 2000.

  • Renee Wagner
    Veterinary assistant

    I have worked here 17 years, besides caring for animals I enjoy sewing,bowling, and gardening. I have been married 30 years. My husband John and I have two daughters. Our family enjoys horseback riding and camping. We are active in 4-H. We have 5 horses and 2 dogs.

  • Holly McKinley
    Receptionist

    Holly started working for All Paws & Claws in 2017 and is a longtime area resident. Animals have been a passion of hers since early childhood. You’ll often find Holly at the front desk or assisting in the exam rooms. Holly has 4 dogs, 2 cats, ducks, and geese. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter, as well as crafting, gardening and being outdoors.