Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Vetcare of Calera in Calera! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at 205-668-4233 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

Dr. Keri M. Hicks - Veterinarian

Dr. Keri Hicks was raised in Trussville, Alabama, and graduated from Hewitt-Trussville High School in 1994. She then attended Mississippi State University and graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine in 2001. Dr. Hicks has been practicing veterinary medicine since 2001. She opened Vetcare of Calera in 2013. Dr. Hicks and her husband, Jon, live in Calera with their son, Joseph, who was born in September of 2014. They welcomed twin girls, Amelia and Danielle, to the family in September of 2020. They also have a pup named Polly and a cat named Simon.

Hannah - Veterinary Technician

Hannah is a lifelong Calera resident who graduated from Calera High School. She started working as a part time kennel attendant in high school and because of her passion for the animals, she quickly worked her way to technician. Her experience and loving nature makes her an invaluable member of our team. She has one fur baby, Doug, which she adopted a few years ago. She enjoys hiking and spending time at the lake.

Melissa - Client Service Representative

Melissa is also a Calera native. She lives here in Calera with her husband and daughter. She is also mom to fur babies Kit Kat, Dottie, and new puppy Maddie. She enjoys spending time with her family and traveling. At work, she is the “work mom” of our group. She has the amazing ability to remember our patients by name when they come to visit.

Mandy - Fear Free Advocate

Mandy, or “the treat lady”, as all the dogs call her, is a Shelby native. She is married to a retired Fire Captain. She has a daughter, a grandson and 4 fur babies. She loves reading, traveling, and working with animals. She is usually the first to greet you when you visit and loves to dote on your fur baby!


In loving memory