Staff

Rusty Gailor, DVM- Owner

Dr. Gailor is a 1992 graduate of Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine. He also has a Master's Degree from Western Kentucky. He, his two daughters, Julia and Cloe, and his wife Teresa, live on a small farm near the Jefferson Memorial Forest.

Dr. Gailor has served on the executive Board of the Kentucky Veterinary Medical Association and currently has been appointed as Commissioner for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife.

Dr. Gailor enjoys sports, time at the lake, and hunting with his labs Sosa and Bubba







Kacy Renck, DVM

Dr. Renck completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Louisville and obtained her veterinary degree in 2012 from Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine.

She grew up in the south end of Louisville and worked at Gailor Animal Hospital prior to attending vet school. Dr. Renck is happy to be back where her journey began. She enjoys general practice and especially has an interest and advanced training in ultrasound.

In her free time, Dr. Renck enjoys spending time with loved ones including her husband Justin and dog Millie, traveling, and yoga. 






Heather - Head Veterinary Technician


Born and raised in Louisville, KY. She has been in the veterinary field for the past 15 years with 9 of those with our hospital.

Outside of work, she LOVES spending time with her husband and son, grilling out and cooking for friends and family. She has a sphynx named, "Smudge" and another cat named, "Snickers"!
 










Kelly - Head Veterinary Technician/ Ordering Specialist

Kelly was born and raised in Louisville, KY, She is in charge of ordering and is Dr. Herre's technician. She has been in the veterinary field for the past 20 years and 10 of those years have been with Gailor Animal Hospital. 

Outside of work, she loves spending time with her husband and daughter going to the lake and watching her daughter's soccer games. She owns 2 adorably cute Boston Terriers named, "Pixie" and "Buddy" and 4 cats named, "Down", "Rocky", "Boo Boo', and "Bidster". She is an avid animal lover from reptiles to rabbits and everything else in between, she has owned them all.
 




Stephanie - Veterinary Technician

Born and raised in Louisville, KY. Stephanie graduated from Brown Mackie in the summer of 2014, with an associate degree in Veterinary Technology. She has been a part of our team for the past 2 years.

In her spare time, she loves spending it outside, site seeing, and hiking with her husband, and son. She also has 3 fur-babies named, "Starla", "Puddles", and "Ellie", that keep her very busy!
 












Madeline- Veterinary Technician

Maddie was born in San Fransisco, Ca, and raised in Long Island, NY. She is a graduate of the University of the South, Sewanee, TN; she has a bachelor in Biochemistry and has been a veterinary technician since 2013.

Outside of work, she enjoys traveling, movies, nature, cooking and has an adorable cat she rescued named, "Terabyte"!
 










Taylor - Head Kennel Technician

Taylor was born and raised in Louisville, Ky. She has been a part of the Gailor Animal Hospital staff for the past 4 years. Taylor is a student at JCC and is planning on becoming an Occupational Therapist Assistant.

In her spare time, she loves doing crossfit and spending time with her boyfriend and nephew.
 













 
Kaila - Kennel Technician

Kaila was born and raised in Louisville, Ky. She has been a part of our team for the past 2 years and loves taking care of all the fur-babies that come into the office. She currently is a student at Indiana University Southeast majoring in Chemistry, she is planning to attend Auburn University once she graduates in hopes of becoming a veterinarian. 

Outside of work, she has a dog named, "Buddy", and loves spending time with friends and family.









Brianna - Kennel Technician 

Bri was born and raised in Clarksville, In. She will be graduating from Indiana University Southeast in the fall and plans on pursuing her education and applying for vet school.

In her spare time, Bri loves being outdoors and has a passion for animals!
 



















Allie - Pet Groomer

Allie was trained by a master groomer, and has grown up in the grooming industry; she makes quality and safety her top priorities. 
She is passionate about animals and truly loves grooming.
 
Outside of work, she loves spending time with her daughter and family.












Maranda - Vetrinarian Receptionist

Maranda was born and raised in Louisville, KY. She has been a part of our staff for over 5 years now. She enjoys anything outdoors, especially kayaking and watching baseball. She has two dogs a bloodhound, "Athena", and a blue heeler mix, "River". She also has two cats that she rescued, "Kit" and "Vici". In December, she graduated from Bellarmine University with a major in Human Resources. 

Unfortunately, you may not see her beautiful face as much, since she has taken on a full-time position at LG&E. Maranda still works at Gailor Animal Hospital on Saturdays.

 



Caitlynn - Veterinary Receptionist

Caitlynn was born and raised in Louisville, KY. She is currently studying psychology at Indiana University Southeast.

She has two dogs, two cats and a hamster, in her spare time she enjoys traveling, painting and shopping.










  




Angie - Veterinary Receptionist

Angie was born and raised in Louisville, Ky. She is the smiling face you see greeting you when you walk in. Angie has worked in the veterinary field for the past 10 years and been a part of the Gailor team for the past four.

In her free time, she loves riding her horse, "Hot Shot", and spending time with her husband, two kids, grandson and 3 fur-babies.