Wendy is a native of Alaska and, after moving to FL, finally settled in Dawsonville 5 years ago. She is married and has 2 dogs, a 26 year old Quaker parrot, a horse, and multiple fish tanks. Winny the Pooch (pictured) is a certified therapy dog and enjoys having children read to her at the library! Wendy has been with Red Barn since it opened in March of 2011 and loves her job.
Mariah has lived in Dahlonega, Ga for most of her life. She is now a Biology/Pre-Vet Major at the University of North Georgia. She hopes to one day enter the field of Large Animal/Equine Veterinary Medicine. Mariah has owned animals all her life. She began riding horses at a young age and still enjoys being part of the equestrian life. She currently has 1 dog, 4 cats, and 2 horses. Mariah joined the Red Barn team in July 2014.
Doreen Sanders previously worked for several years as the caretaker at TLC Humane Society. She came to work for Red Barn in December, bringing her love for animals with her. She lives in Dahlonega with her husband, daughter and the dogs in this picture which are all TLC rescues.
Nichole, a native of Baltimore, now lives in Gainesville, Ga with her 4 cats and 2 chihuahuas. She has spent the last five years working with shelter animals. She spends her free time caring for various foster kittens or fishing on Lake Lanier.
Lindsey is from Dallas, Ga but came to Dahlonega in 2012 to attend The University of North Georgia in hopes of becoming a large animal veterinarian. Back home she has a cat and two dogs, but has also owned fish, a horse, and guinea pigs. She joined the Red Barn Team in December 2014.
Rebecca is from Athens, Georgia and is currently attending The University of North Georgia. She is a biology major and hopes to become a Veterinarian. She has three cats; Milo, Angus and Walt. She joined the Red Barn Team in March of 2015.
Kellie has spent most of her life in the North Georgia area. She is currently a Biology major at the University of North Georgia. She plans to attend Veterinary schools when she graduates. She has two cats, Elvis and Snickers, and a dog, Bentley, at home. She joined the Red Barn team in August 2015.
Peyton has lived in Pickens County for her whole life. She is currently attending the University of North Georgia puersuing a degree in Biology. After she graduates from the University of North Georgia, she hopes to attend the University of Georgia and complete a veterinary or zoology degree. She has spent time volunteering with the Pickens County Animal Shelter and has adopted several of her cats from there. She currently has one indoor cat name Ollie, 9 outdoor cats, and a beta fish. She also has owned all kinds of animals like, dogs, rabbits, chameleon, crested gecko. leopard gecko, hamster, frogs, and many more.
Sarah Rebecca Smith
Sarah has spent her entire life in Dawsonville. She lives with her husband and two dogs, Johnny Bravo and Bentley. She has her Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from University of North Georgia and hopes to eventually persue a career in animal nutrition. In her free time she enjoys yoga, hunting, fishing, and every other outdoor activity. She is also a licensed taxidermist and enjoys it as a hobby.
Morgan is originally from Social Circle, GA. She is currently a student at The University of North Georgia studying Biology. She hopes to one day become a Veterinarian. Morgan has 3 cats and a dog. She joined the Red Barn Team in March 2016.