Meet The Staff

Our Staff


Jada LeBlanc


Jada is originally from Henry, Louisiana and currently resides in Abbeville.  She graduated from Erath High School.  Why does she love Whittington Veterinary Clinic?  'From the moment I walked in the door it felt like home.'  She has 3 dogs.  She loves being with her family, singing and spending time with her son.


Holly Merrill


Holly is originally from Lafayette but spent the last 15 years moving around the world because of the military. When her husband retired in 2018 they decided to come back to Louisiana to be close to their family and friends. In her free time, she enjoys being on the water and spending time with her husband and two young girls.


Michelle Hardy

Head Veterinary Nurse

Michelle is an outgoing, free-spirited, giving, and kind person. She is originally from California, but she now resides in Erath, Louisiana with her two cats, Camo and Stoney, her dachshund Champ, and her fiancé Ryan. She is a veterinary nurse and she absolutely loves it! Pets have always been a huge part of her life and she is so blessed to be able to help others take care of theirs.


Kaily Veazey

Office Manager

Kaily graduated from Northwestern State University in 2014 with a Bachelors in Biology and joined the Whittington team in 2015. She has always had a big heart for animals and chooses to carry it out everyday at WVC. Her hometown is Delcambre, Louisiana where her friends and family still reside , but she now lives in Abbeville. Kaily has been a Veterinary Nurse here at Whittington Veterinary Clinic for the last 5 years before becoming office manager. She enjoys getting involved in community events and keeping good vibes throughout the clinic. Kaily is married, has two dogs- Honey and Ava and a sweet baby girl. Her hobbies are creating house or yard projects and seeing them through! She loves spending time with her daughter and family, taking the dogs to the park, and traveling!


Maci Gaspard

Veterinary Nurse

Maci grew up in Cow Island, Louisiana. She always knew she wanted to work in the veterinary field because she grew up on a farm and loves all animals! She has two dogs, Harper and Willow. Maci loves to go hunting & fishing, being outside, and around her family.



Veterinary Nurse

Hailey is the newest member of the WVC Team! Hailey spends most of her time hanigng out with family and friends. She has as spunky dachshund names Koda who means the world to her.
"Being able to advocate for animals holds a special place in my heart and I thought Whittington Vet CLinic was the perfect place to do so!"



Veterinary Nurse

Kaden is a sweet girl that enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Her favorite hobbies include singing and being part of the Worship Team at church. Kaden has a sweet kitty named Oliver and loves working here at Whittington Vet Clinic.
"I love getting to help out with animals and doing it with the greatest staff makes my heart so happy!"



Veterinary Assistant

Brennan grew up in Youngsville, La. He enjoys working along side Dr. Paul and loving on all of the puppies that come in and out of the clinic. He also enjoys spending time with his family, friends, and his dog Biscuit.



Veterinary Nurse

Haley is originally from Youngsville, but went to Vermilion Catholic here in Abbeville. Haley has been working with animals since 2018. She loves how each day brings something different and finds working with animals to be very rewarding. Her family raises horses and they have a very energetic dog named Belle that loves to hunt. Haley and her husband Courtney also have two beautiful daughters that they enjoy cooking, watching movies, and being outdoors with.

Kalix 1

In Memory of

Kalix James Broussard

August 15th, 2001

January 27th, 2020

“We miss you little brother”