Dr. Toni Jensen
Dr. Toni Jensen was born and raised in Tacoma, Washington. After graduating high school, she volunteered at a cat hospital and soon found her love for veterinary medicine. She obtained a bachelor of science degree in microbiology and went on to become a doctor of veterinary medicine at Washington State University. Following graduation, she practiced in Tacoma for three years and has been practicing in Sequim for the last seven years. She opened Hurricane Ridge Veterinary Hospital in 2012. Dr. Jensen believes in continuing education as veterinary medicine is always changing. She has two dogs,Maybel and Mandy Lynn, both Pitt bull rescues and a cat named Lilly. Dr. Jensen was married out at lake Crescent. She and her husband love the outdoors and feel at home on the Olympic Peninsula.
As a child growing up next door to a veterinary clinic in Bailey, CO, Christina knew from a young age she wanted to work around animals and their people. In 2000 Christina's family moved to Sequim, where she later graduated high school and obtained her AA from Peninsula College. She comes to Hurricane Ridge Veterinary Hospital with 10 years experience as a veterinary receptionist and is excited to be a part of a dedicated and compassionate team. Being a mountain girl who also loves the water, she has become very fond of the Pacific Northwest and is happy to call it home. In her spare time she enjoys camping, swimming or kayaking Lake Crescent, hiking, running, arts and crafts, reading and of course, loving on her pets. Residing with Christina is her two cats, Jordie and Bowser, dog Banjo and turtle Bobbie.
Kayla comes to us from a rural community within the Mojave Desert of California Growing up
next to farms, Kayla grew her love and interest for animals of all species. In 2016 she moved to
the Pacific Northwest with her sweet Chihuahua, Norma Jean. It was here that Kayla acquired
the admiration for the medical field. With her empathy for animals, and compassion for health
care, it was only a matter of time that she joined a veterinary clinic to combine both. Kayla is an
artist that enjoys painting and exploring the Olympic Peninsula.
Schelle is a native of Pierre, SD. She moved to Minneapolis, MN after high school where she earned her AAS in Veterinary Technology from Argosy University in Eagan, MN in 2005. That same year she passed state and national board exams, receiving her license. She moved to the Olympic Peninsula in September, 2010. She now lives with her husband, daughter and 3 orange tabby cats named Warren, Edmond and Margaret. Schelle loves working with dogs and cats, she also has a long history or working with birds, exotics and wildlife.
Kelsey grew up in Renton, Wa. She has always loved being around animals of all kinds. She played roller derby while in high school. She attended Washington State University where she earned a bachelor's of science degree in animal science in 2017. While in college, Kelsey worked for the WSU Beef Center and assisted in taking care of cattle. She later worked as a horseback ride guide in the Methow Valley. Kelsey recently moved to the peninsula where she lives with her husband. She grew up with dogs and cats, and also loves horses and cattle.
Amanda grew up in Port orchard, WA and moved to Sequim in October 2017 to live on a farm with her horse Sage and two dogs Boots and Bailey. Amanda was on her high schools FFA Veterinary Science Team, where she found her passion for veterinary medicine. In her spare time, she loves to ride her horse Sage at barrel races and on trail rides. She also enjoys the outdoors and throwing a tennis ball for her four dogs. She loves coming to work here where she knows she can help animals and learn more about her passion for veterinary medicine.