Staff

Hayley Malcomb

Kennel Assistant

Hayley Malcomb joined the Valley West team in January 2019 as our Kennel Assistant. Residing in Boone County, she is an animal enthusiast! With a deep love for all animals, she is a pro at giving them the care and love that they need. Hayley has 1 Chihuahua, 2 mixed breed Chihuahuas, and 1 cat with Cerebellar Hypoplasia. Hayley has also previously owned a Standerbred Horse, Quarter Horse and Tennessee Walker. Her favorite hobbies include coming to work to care for Valley West's  boarding guests as well as being in the outdoors.

Victoria Epling

Veterinary Nurse

Victoria joined the Valley West team in February 2019 as a Veterinary Assistant. She graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Animal and Nutritional Sciences from West Virginia University in 2017 and is currently pursuing an Associate’s Degree in Veterinary Technology. Victoria shares her home with her four cats, Finch, Minerva, Alphonse, and Tickles. Her interests include traveling, reading, cuddling her cats, and of course cheering on the Mountaineers.

Nathan Blackmore

Veterinary Nurse

Nathan joined the Valley West team in March 2019. After working in the military, he became a registered medical assistant and is currently enrolled in program to become a registered veterinary technician. Nathan has six dogs, two cats, a flock of chickens and a pig named Kevin Bacon.