Our Team

Meet the Madison Ridgeland Animal Hospital family

Here are some quick biographies and photographs to give you a glimpse into the MRAH family.  We would prefer to meet you in person though. Please, give us a call at 601-856-3991 to schedule an appointment.

Our Veterinarians

  • Dr.
    Jonathan Faulkner

    Dr. Jonathan graduated from Mississippi State's College of Veterinary Medicine in 2008 and is co-owner of MRAH.

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  • Dr .
    Kaysey Burns Faulkner

    Dr. Kaysey graduated from Mississippi State University's College of Veterinary Medicine in 2009 and is co-owner of MRAH along with her husband, Dr. Jonathan

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Our Practice Manager

  • Angela Herrington
    Office Manager

    Angela has been the 'friendly face' of MRAH for 17 years now.  We like to think of her as 'the angel at the front desk.'  She truly loves and cares for our clients  and their pets.  If you need something, she is your go-to lady. 

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  • Rhonda Taylor

    Rhonda has worked for Madison Ridgeland Animal Hospital for 8 years, and a passionate groomer for 10 years. She is married with 2 children, 2 dogs, a cat, and many fish. She enjoys mud riding and gardening in her spare time.

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Kennel Assistants

  • Schaefer Hedgepeth
    Kennel Assistant

    Schaefer graduated from Mississippi State University with a degree in Biology. She loves veterinary medicine and looks forward to, hopefully, being a veterinarian herself one day. She adores her dog, Harvey, a black Labrador retriever.

  • Lauren Schuetzle
    Kennel Assistant

    Lauren loves long walks in the park with her dog Batman. She has been working for Madison Ridgeland Animal Hospital for one year and enjoys meeting clients and their pets. In her spare time, she loves an energetic game of tennis. She also plans on applying to veterinary school in the future.

Veterinary Assistants

  • Aleighsa Johnson
    Veterinary Assistant/CVT in training

    MRAH is very excited to introduce our newest hire, Aleighsa.  She has experience in emergency medicine and is currently studying to become a Certified Veterinary Technician.  She also has a special interest in the Fear Free movement and is Fear Free certified.  She looks forward to meeting and getting to know everyone!

  • Kayla Pearson
    Veterinary Assistant

    You may recognize this familiar face because she has been with MRAH for 6 years. Kayla is jack-of-all trades and works in patient care and reception. She crochets and loves her husky-shepherd mix, Balto, her cats, Zee, Sally and Nismo, her snake, Nagini, and 4 leopard geckos, Freckles, Speckles, Loki, and Crowley.

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Office Hours

If your pet has a medical emergency or need during the weekend, we refer to the Animal Referral and Emergency Center in Flowood at 601-939-8999.


7:30 am-6:00 pm


7:30 am-6:00 pm


7:30 am-6:00 pm


7:30 am-6:00 pm


7:30 am-6:00 pm


9:00 am-10:00 am