Dr. Masie Custis, DVM Dr. Masie Custis came to Harney County in 2006 after graduating from Kansas State University (GO Wildcats!!!) College of Veterinary Medicine in Manhattan, Kansas. She was born and raised in Southwest New Mexico and is proud to be an alumnus of New Mexico State University (GO Aggies!!!!) in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Dr. Masie purchased Harney County Veterinary Clinic in June 2008 after working here as an associate veterinarian since graduation. Dr. Masie along with her husband, Ryan, and two daughters all work together to keep the clinic running smoothly. When not at the clinic, Dr. Masie enjoys helping with her show pigs, working around the house, and spending time with her family. Dr. Masie's favorite animals are sheep and cats, but cattle have really grown on her.
Nicole George CVT - Head Veterinary Technician Nicole is one of our most recent additions to the Harney County Veterinary Clinic team. She has been a Certified Veterinary Technician for 15 years working in Oregon and Washington with companion, food animal, equine, and exotic animals. Nicole comes to us with extensive client education abilities and experience which we are excited to share with our clients and patients. Nicole was a speaker at the North American Veterinary Conference in Orlando, Florida on the topics of Utilization of Veterinary Technicians in Large & Food Animal Medicine, Small Ruminant Nursing for the small animal technician, Wound Management, treatment, and care in large animal patients, and Equine colic and lameness exams. When not working, Nicole enjoys riding and likes being outdoors. Her favorite animals are horses and dogs.
Cheyenne Nichols - Customer Relations Manager Cheyenne started with Harney County Veterinary Clinic in May 2022 as the Customer Relations Manager. Cheyenne is enjoying her position and is proving to be a true asset to the team with her knowledge and willingness to learn. When not at the clinic Cheyenne enjoys spending time with her son and her animals.
Dena Gienger - Inventory Manager Dena started with Harney County Veterinary Clinic as the Inventory Manager in July 2022. Dena is proving to be a true asset with her knowledge and willingness to learn. When not at the clinic Dena enjoys spending time with her husband and her animals.
Christina Thompson - Veterinary Assistant Christina joined Harney County Veterinary Clinic's team as a veterinary assistant in October 2021. Christina is enjoying her position at the clinic and is proving to be an asset daily with her deep desire to expand her knowledge of veterinary medicine every chance she gets. When not at the clinic, Christina enjoys spending time with her family, doing many outdoor activities, and spending time with her dog Roscoe.
Jessica Zander - Seasonal Veterinary Assistant Jessica started at Harney County Veterinary Clinic as a shadow the summer of her 7th grade year. Jessica started working part time as a Veterinary Assistant throughout high school. Jessica enjoys her position and has proven herself a true asset with her willingness to learn and her love of animals. When not at the clinic Jessica enjoys spending time with her family and her good boy Harley!
Ellie and Sheldon Ellie and Sheldon are our clinic "Scottish-fold" kitties. Ellie is the slightly overweight, more outgoing, social, tri-colored calico and Sheldon is her introverted grey and white brother (named after Sheldon from the show "The Big Bang Theory"). They began as barn kitties but are now at home at the clinic playing with frogs in our large animal treatment area or ensuring we all stay on their feeding and petting schedule.