The friendly, professional staff at VCA Apache Junction Animal Hospital is made up of dedicated individuals who have made it their mission to help pets live long, healthy lives. To be true to this mission the hospital team relies on several individuals, and each team member is equally important in helping us deliver the best patient and client experience for you and your pet.
And if things get very complicated, we are fortunate to have access to the nation's largest network of VCA veterinarians and board-certified specialists. In a word: TEAMWORK!
Teamwork is a constant in our daily practice. From the very first person you speak to, to the person who checks you and your pet out, our team of pet lovers works cohesively to create a warm and welcoming experience for you and your pet.
Want to join our team? Visit our Careers section.
Get to know us. Explore our staff biographies and learn about the people who make our facility an excellent choice for your pet care needs.
Dr. Mackley graduated veterinary school at the University of Tennessee. She then went on to complete an internship in small animal emergency medicine, internal medicine and surgery in Mesa Arizona. After practicing small animal emergency for a few years in Washington, she began practicing general medicine. Her areas of interest include emergency medicine, soft tissue surgery, fear free gentle handling techniques, and pain management.
Dr. Mackley is married and has a daughter and two stepsons. She has two cats and one very special needs dog. Outside of work her interests include camping, motorcycle riding, cooking and travel.
Dr. Mackley states, "I chose VCA Apache Junction Animal Hospital as my home because I love the area, especially the wide-open desert. I look forward to getting to know the community and caring for their pets for years to come."