What We Bring To The Table

We provide individualized and thorough wellness care for all stages of life for cats and dogs. A Your Pet’s Wellness veterinarian will create a vaccination and/or titer testing plan for your pet, and provide city and dog park licenses. They will also help you select the right heartworm and flea/tick medications for your pet. Be sure to check out our Wellness Package for an easy, all-inclus ive option that takes care of all your pet’s preventive care needs.

Meet The Team

Veterinarians

Dr. Jessica Miller, DVM

Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Jessica Miller received her undergraduate degree in Biology at Boston University and later graduated from Colorado State University veterinary medical school. Dr. Miller is originally a native of the Chicago suburbs and began down the path of veterinary medicine in early high school, working as a kennel attendant at her local vet hospital.

Dr. Dory Stricker, DVM

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Dory Stricker was born and raised just outside of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She knew early on in high school that she wanted to help animals and decided that being a veterinarian was the career for her. She attended the University of Guelph where she received her undergraduate degree and then continued on to veterinary school at the Ontario Veterinary College.

Dr. Leslie Chiu, DVM

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Leslie Chiu is a Chicago native. She attended the University of Illinois – Chicago where she received a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She went on to earn her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine at the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana in 2010. She believes in compassionate, and high quality care for your pet.

Dr. Rory Arrigo, DVM

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Rory Arrigo was raised in Chicago with a love of animals. She received a degree in Biology from Saint Louis University and attended veterinary school at the University of Illinois. Through the University of Tennessee, she is also a Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner. Dr. Rory has special interests in physical rehabilitation, behavior, and preventive medicine.

Veterinarian Technicians

Liz

Lead Veterinary Technician

 

Deanna

Veterinary Technician

Deanna is a Chicago native and has been a veterinary technician for 5 years. She attended The Veterinary Institute at Fox College and graduated in 2011. Deanna is passionate about providing care and service for both pets and pet-parents. In her spare time, Deanna manages a tattoo studio, stages Show-and-Tell presentations with her reptiles, and is an avid gamer. Deanna shares her home with three dogs, a bearded dragon, snakes, iguanas, leopard geckos, and a host of fish.

Melissa

Veterinary Technician

Tania

Veterinary Technician

Brittany

Veterinary Technician

Erin

Veterinary Technician

Erin recently moved to Chicago from the Northwestern Suburbs of Illinois, and has been a veterinary technician for 2 years now. Her love for animals started when she got her cat Smokey 18 years ago. She also has a mutt named Maggie that she rescued about 5 years ago and they are inseparable.

Erin first started working with socializing dogs through a dog daycare in the suburbs for about 3 years. From there, she began working at a vet clinic as a technician to further educate herself about animals and how to help the ones in need. She treats each pet as if it were her own, and always strives for your pet’s best interes

Niki

Veterinary Technician

Sherice

Veterinary Technician

 

 

 

Retail, Boarding, Daycare, & Grooming

Jimmy Meyers

Supervisor

Jimmy was raised in the near west suburbs of Chicago and has been with Your Pets Wellness since March 2015. After spending several years in the Southeast pursuing his passion for animals and ecology he moved back to his hometown to start a career in the fast-growing and exciting pet industry. Jimmy has studied primates, reptiles and birds and personally worked with fish and amphibians. He has always had a passion for dogs and loves spending time playing and relaxing with his lab-mix Heidi. Jimmy also cares for his two beloved red-eared sliders, Lil’ Earl and Khrys’teah. His other interests include travel, film, wine, botany, classical music and fine dining.

Sherri

Groomer

Kitty

Supervisor – Patient Care Coordination

Kitty joined Your Pet’s Wellness in 2017. A life-long animal-lover, Kitty started caring for feral cats as a child living in Hawaii. She is a strong advocate for animal rights, ethical pet ownership practices, & preventive veterinary care. She is currently caring for a beautiful rescue cat named Me-Mow.