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Open Mon-Fri: 7:30AM to 5PM,
Sat: 7:30AM to 12PM, Sun: Closed


Support Staff


Amy Addison

Practice Manager

Working with animals has been my passion since I was very young. I grew up on a farm here in Lafayette and always knew my favorite place to be was outside with our animals. I started with Carson Vet Clinic in October of 2017 and have been a technician for almost 18 years. I explored Arkansas and worked there for 10 years and then decided to move back home to my roots. I am also a musician have studied percussion and voice since I was 4.  Working with animals brings immense joy and being a voice for them is extremely important, I feel as humans it is our duty to care for them as best we can. I love being outside and spending cuddle time with my Shih-Tzu named Wicket and my very spunky cat named Piper. 

Customer Care


Cecile Anzaluda


Hi, I'm Cecile Anzaldua. My family and I live in Mire La. We have two dogs, two horses and two calves. Our animals or considered part of our family. I have been working at Carson Animal Hospital as a Receptionist for 3 years. My favorite part about my work day is greeting all our clients and their babies. My favorite color is blue and I love dogs and horses. When im not at work I enjoy spending time with my family and watching movies, my favorite is Heartland. My favorite memory at Carson is when someone brought in a dog that had been missing from his original owners for 10 years. We were able to finally reunite this dog with his family. It was an amazing moment!


Marylou Philips


I love animals and enjoy working at Carson veterinary clinic. I have worked 3 years at Carson as a Receptionist. My favorite part of my job is greeting the clients and their pets. I love seeing cute animals everyday. My favorite color is red and my favoirte animal is a dog. When I am not working, I enjoy visiting with friends or curling up on the couch and watching my favorite movie Pretty Woman. At Carson we treat everyone like they are family. When my pet passed away they gave me so much kindness and comfort. I love being apart of this staff.



Nancy Bellard


I retired as a Legal Assistant and decided to further use my time as a Veterinary Receptionist. I started with Carson Vet Clinic in August of 2017 and work with them part time while still enjoying my retirement. I love learning and working with our doctors and staff towards the best outcome for our clients and patients. I graduated proudly from LSU-E and am a member of CASA, Court Appointed Special Advocate for Children. I also enjoy gardening, traveling and any outdoor activities. I have a beautiful Lab named Remi and a Long-Haired Dachshund named Ray.


Kristen Gurski


Joining the team in November of 2018, Kristen is excited about being in the veterinary profession! She loves helping others and enjoys being a part of our positive work environment. Along with bringing 10 years of great customer service she is currently enrolled at Purdue University studying the online Veterinary Nursing Program.

She is married to a loving husband, Jason, and they have 2 beautiful children. While hanging with her family she also enjoys cooking, running, and yoga. They have 3 fur-babes, 2 cats named Kiki and Mr. Kitty, and a Rotty named Marley.

Hospital Care

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Blaine Cade

Veterinary Technician

My career as a technician is an accumulated 9 years. I started as an assistant in New Orleans before Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Soon after I moved to California and became a technician in Malibu. It was an intense and exciting place to work.  Originally, I’m from St. Martinville and recently moved back to the area. I started at Carson Vet Clinic in July of 2018 and am happy to be helping those that need help but have difficulty asking. I really enjoy meeting all the owners and their fuzzy friends. When I’m not working I’m probably constructing some art piece or enjoying nature. I like exploring places that deal in junk and lost toys. Also, I have Rottweiler/Bloodhound Mix named Josie, she is very demanding and lets me know when I’m slacking in my duties as her human!


Elizabeth Truttier

Veterinary Technician

I was originally born in Terra Haute, Indiana. I live in a household full of animals, 8 dogs, 4 cats, a beta fish, a guinea pig, and some ring neck doves to be exact. Out of that crew, 2 dogs and 2 cats along with the beta fish and guinea pig are mine. Samson is a 3 years old pointer mix and Mosby is a 1 year old Chihuahua. Sage and Charlee are my 2 cats. D, is my beta fish and Otis is my guinea pig. My mom has been a part of the veterinary field my whole life, and to say the least it has become a part of mine.

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Tyler Perck

Veterinary Technician

I have lived in Lafayette for a little over 6 years. I am originally from Dallas, TX. I’ve had a passion for animals since I was a baby. I am borderline obsessed with dogs! I have a dachshund named Bentley and a named Mabel. I have a love for all kinds of creatures! My favorite color is pink and my favorite animal is a dog. When im not working, I enjoy gardening, reading or watching my favorite movie Steel Magnolias. I have been working for Dr. Carson since May of 2012. My favorite part about working at Carson Animal Hospital is getting to make special bonds with the clients and their pets. 


Tya Soileau

Surgery Technician

I began at Carson Vet in April of 2018. I strive to give all my attention to the patients undergoing surgery and have been a surgery/vet assistant for 4 years.  I have an Associate Degree as a Veterinary Technician and am currently working on becoming a Licensed Veterinary Technician.  I love spending lazy days with my husband Shane and our fur babies! We have a Chihuahua named Angel, 2 Border Collies  - Frank and Jax, and my sweet bunny Asher who loves to give kisses!


Mindy Holland

Veterinary Technician

I have been in the veterinary industry for over 9 years. Originally a native of Louisiana, I moved to Texas to further pursue my career. Graduating in the top of my class, I obtained an Associate of Applied Science at the Vet Tech Institute of Houston and became a Licensed Vet Tech in 2014. I love using my abilities to provide the best care for critical patients. I have been a licensed Veterinary Technician at Carson for 1 year. I love developing relationships with clients and patients while practicing the best quality medicine. My favorite color is teal, and I love my 2 pugs Maggie Mae, and Agnes! My favorite pastime is watching the office with my husband or spending quality time with my daughter. My favorite part about working at Carson is anytime we get to save lives with more specialized medicine and advanced techniques. I am proud member of the NAVTA – National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America.