Dell Kay Bertino, DVM
Education: Oregon / Washington State University
Hometown: Dillon, Mt
Pets: Einstein, Rockie, Annie, HC, BB, MJ, Lucia and Renzo, Stretch, Crow
I was born and raised in Montana and am a 1992 graduate Oregon/Washington State University. After graduation, I wanted to be a large animal veterinarian and was in a mixed practice for 6 years. My goals changed after I realized how rewarding pets are. I then joined the Moore Lane staff before starting at Shiloh. I love surgery and have tried to excel in that area. I have 4 rescued cats – Renzo, Lucia, Blue Boy, and MJ, 3 dogs – Rockie, Einstein, and Norman, and a horse named Crow. I enjoy riding horses, boating, 4-wheeling, golfing and snowmobiling; being outdoors basically.
Marci Cook, DVM
Education: Colorado State University
Marci is originally from Billings and is a 1995 graduate of Colorado State University. She is married to Rip, who works as a director/producer for Max Media during football season and Northwestern Video Livestock Auction during the off season. They have a son, Adrian, who is a big animal lover. Marci has developed special interests in ultrasound, especially cardiology, and internal medicine. She has 2 dogs, Otter and Badger, and 3 cats, Weasel, Skunk and Mr. Handsome. Her outside interests include TV sport graphics, horseback riding, hiking and backpacking.
Danaé Blain, DVM
VeterinarianDanaé is from West Point, Utah. She graduated from Weber State University in 2012 with a degree in Zoology. In 2016 she graduated with her DVM degree from St. George’s University, located on the beautiful Caribbean island of Grenada. She completed her clinical year of training at Louisiana State University.
After practicing for nearly a year and a half, as a small animal veterinarian in Utah, Danaé moved to Montana to join the team at Shiloh Veterinary Hospital. She LOVES her job and her favorite part of being a veterinarian is getting to know the clients and helping their pets. She enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine and continues to develop special interests in soft tissue surgery, dentistry, dermatology, and exotics.
Danaé has two wood turtles and a dachshund named Dazzle. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, exploring national parks, camping, painting, playing the piano, and watching movies.
Office ManagerHey there! My name is Maggie and I started working at Shiloh Vet in March 2011. I knew at a young age, animals were my passion and I needed a career that would allow me to be around them and I’ve found just that here at Shiloh. At home, I have my better half Kris, our two-legged child, Kash, and our two four-legged children Soph, a mutt from Rez Dog Rescue and Fran, an ornery orange tabby. In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my family, being in the outdoors, watching movies, and traveling when we can. I am incredibly blessed to work with such an amazing and caring group here at Shiloh Vet!
Kadie joined our technician team in September 2017 after moving here from Wisconsin. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband, Bobby, and their two Pitbulls Yola and Jenny. She is very passionate about educating people on Pitbulls and is one of their greatest supporters. When she isn’t working she can be found hiking, camping and fishing with family. We are very lucky to have such a huge animal lover on our team!
Technician AssistantHi, I’m Mikaela and I’m Patient Care Tech at Shiloh Vet. I grew up on a ranch outside of Big Timber MT, which is where I got my love of animals. I live in Billings now with my husband Ron. We’ve been married for 2 years now, and we have a Llewellin Setter named Locksley. The 3 of us love to go hunting, camping, and hiking wherever we get the chance!
Technician ManagerHello there! My name is Haillie. I have been with Shiloh Vet Hospital since 2011. I started as a kennel attendant and transitioned to a technician a short while later. I live in Laurel with my fiance, Nate, our two Boston Terriers Kiwi and Zuko, and our rescue cat Myrtle. I’m so thankful I get to take care of animals for a living!
Technician AssistantHi, my name is Meagan. I’ve lived in Montana for about 10 years now. Before we lived in Michigan. I started at Shiloh in February of 2013. I started as a kennel attendant and am currently a vet assistant. I have 3 kittens at home. My old girl Annie, Lucy Goose, and Ringo.
Vet AssistantHello! I’m Pamela! I started my veterinary journey as a receptionist at Moore Lane Veterinary Hospital in the summer of 2014. I quickly learned to be more hands-on with animals was best for me and trained to be a technician. A position opened up at Shiloh in 2016 where I have since felt like home. Of course I love all animals, however, cats are my favorite! At home, I have a small zoo to include 8 dogs, 3 cats, 3 ferrets, 1 bird, 4 children, and a husband with a heart of gold. I also love rescue work and always have a foster or five. You can find me volunteering at the local animal shelter, spay/neuter, and vaccine clinics! I look forward to meeting you and providing the best care for your fur baby!
Erin joined our team when she moved to Billings from Butte. In here spare time she enjoys knitting, crocheting, hunting, hiking, fishing–basically anything outdoors. We are so excited to have her on our team!
Receptionist ManagerHello there! I was born and raised on the Canadian border in New York. I moved here in 2016. Up until that time, my career was focused on working with individuals with mental illness and have enjoyed the change to the animal side of life. I have three dogs, Toby, Sam, and Stetson. I’m an avid horse owner with three quarter horse geldings, Doc, Cecil, and Ty. While I have shown my whole life and given riding lessons, I have started judging schooling and 4H horse shows since moving to MT. When not outside doing most anything you’d probably find me curled up with a good book. I”m so happy to work with this excellent group here at Shiloh.
ReceptionistHello, my name is Jen and I have been with Shiloh Vet for over 4 years. I have three children and two dogs, a Dobie named Porsha and a weenie named Basil. I moved to Billings from Utah to join this awesome team that I work with. I enjoy the outdoors, camping, hiking and an occasional glass of wine here and there. I have a small business on the side, Doggie Style Gourmet Treats that if it wasn’t for Dr. Bertino agreeing to let me give them away one Halloween, It wouldn’t be taking off like it is.
I was born and raised in the gorgeous Bitterroot Valley. Married my best friend in Bozeman, MT and where my love for MSU Bobcats began. I have 2 amazing children and 3 fur children. I love Big Sky Country and enjoy camping and exploring and love the life I live!
ReceptionistHello! My name is Joyce Ludewig. I moved to Billings about 9 years ago from Minnesota. I enjoy reading, practicing yoga when I have time, and spending quality time with my family and little fur baby. I am excited and honored to be a part of the wonderful team here at Shiloh Veterinary Hospital and I look forward to getting to know all of you and your amazing pets!
Kennel Attendant Manager
Lauryn joined our team in March 2017. She is the proud owner of a Yorkie named Jada (Tator Tot). In her spare time she enjoys swimming, drawing, hiking, fishing and napping. Her life revolves around animals! She enjoys taking care of them and making sure they’re healthy, happy, and safe! Her dream is to become a vet tech and own a German Shepherd!
Alyssa joined our team in March of 2018. When she isn’t caring for our boarding kiddo’s she is horseback riding, off road racing, hiking, bronc riding, playing her guitar, and just spending time outdoors with her dog Diesel and horse Red.
Kennel AttendantHi my name is Cheyenne, I’m a kennel attendant at SVH and have been working here since February of 2018. I am happy to finally have found a job that I love. I have 2 cats, Titan and Chloe and I have a pit bull puppy Named Nox. My pets are my world, I couldn’t imagine life without them! I enjoy the outdoors almost as much as I like taking pictures of it!
Kennel AttendantHey there! My name is Makayla. I joined the Shiloh team in August of 2018. I own 2 Australian Cattle Dogs, 1 cat, and many chickens. I’ve always known that animals are my passion and I’m proud to say I’ve found a job that allows me to work with them. I’m an avid outdoors person and a few of my hobbies include welding, hiking, and arts. I’m always eager to learn new things and expand my knowledge and can’t wait to do just that working here at Shiloh Veterinary Hospital!
Ray D.Hi, I’m Ray. I’m a new technician at Shiloh Veterinary Hospital. I recently graduated from PIMA Medical Institute in Dillon, MT for a degree in Veterinary Technology. I’ve lived all over Montana and have an interest in Wildlife and Zoo Medicine. I’ve worked with all kinds of species from livestock to lions during my internships and volunteer work. I enjoy horseback riding, video games, snorkeling, and relaxing at home with my black cat, Draco. I hope to continue my schooling someday but for now, I’m grateful to get more experience at Shiloh Veterinary Hospital.
Marcia N, CVTI was born and raised in Billings, MT. I graduated from Eastern Wyoming College with an AAS degree in Veterinary Technology. Staying in the small Wyoming town, I worked at a busy mixed practice for over 16 years, professionally groomed, and worked at EWC as an adjunct professor and the Animal Care Technician. In the fall of 2018, I made the move back home to be with my family and joined the welcoming team at Shiloh Veterinary Hospital in October 2018.
I am an extremely proud mommy of her son Ryker and my fur babies. I have two min pin/chihuahuas Spike and Bug, and a paint horse named Spyder. When I’m not working I love spending all of my free time with my son and animals. I also enjoy hunting, riding horses, camping, fishing, and being with family.
ReceptionistHi, my name is Whitney. I’m originally from Northern California. I moved up here in November 2018 with my dog Penny. I went to college at the University of Hawaii at Hilo where I played basketball and got my BA in Communications. Penny and I enjoy running, hiking, hide and seek, playing basketball, and going for swims. I am a receptionist at Shiloh Veterinary Hospital where I get to work with the best team.
ReceptionistAfter visiting Montana for the last 5 years on vacation, my boyfriend and I decided to make it permanent in June of 2018. We quit our jobs, packed up our cars and drove out with our dog’s Faith and LeRoy Brown. I love to garden in my spare time and can’t wait to expand our furry family.
Kennel AttendantI started at Shiloh Vet in November 2018 as a kennel attendant. My dad always said I’d be happy shoveling animal poop for a living. The reward of many happy tails makes it all worth it!