Our Team



Penny has been a receptionist for the Cat & Bird Clinic since 2002. Her up beat and hardworking demeaner have made her an asset to our clinic ever since. At home she has two cats and a bunny. 



Jess, a Santa Barbara native, joined us in 2018. Her animal family includes her pit bull mix, Bailey.



Mo has worked as a veterniary technician all over Washington, as well as owning her own grooming business. She recently moved to Santa Barbara with her dog Steve and cat Marcus. 


Veterinary Assistant

Ali joined us in 2018. She has two dogs, Rocco and Chief, as well as a turtle, Mrs. Turtle. 


Veterinary Assistant

Lorraine has been a veterinary assistant for the Cat & Bird Clinic since 1993. She formerly worked as a veterinary assistant at Santa Barbara Pet Hospital for 10 years before joining the Cat & Bird Clinic. Her area of expertise emphasizes feline medical care.



Receptionist & Veterinary Assistant

Mattea joined us in 2016. She has two cats at home, Leila and Ahi.


Veterinary Assistant

Maica currently attends Santa Barbara City College, and is working towards becoming a Veterinarian.



Brittany joined us in September of 2018. She graduated from UCSB and is now attending Antioch to get her MFT. She has a German Shorthair Pointer named Whiskey.