Meet the Team


Meet the Team

Our Doctors


Dr. Allison Koonce  photo

Dr. Allison Koonce

Dr. Allison Koonce is co-owner of Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic in the heart of Little Rock, Arkansas. Dr. Allison holds her USDA certification for interstate travel, DEA license and is a member of the Arkansas Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association. Dr. Allison received her education at Louisiana State University where she majored in Biological Engineering and went on to graduate in the top 10 of her class at the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Allison is a lifelong member of Tau Beta Pi, the Engineering Honor Society, Omicron Delta Kappa, the Leadership Honor Society, Kappa Alpha Theta Fraternity for Women and Phi Zeta, the Veterinary Honor Society. Dr. Koonce was chosen to participate in Summer Scholars, a competitive student research program, and went on to win First Place for her poster presentation of "The role of the Edwardsiella ictaluri type IV secretion system in virulence in channel catfish". Currently, Dr. Allison is a member of the Junior League of Little Rock and enjoys volunteering and giving back to her community. Her favorite Arkansas experiences include the birth of her son Louis in 2016 and completing the Little Rock Half Marathon. Dr. Allison and Dr. Brent have one dog, a rescue chihuahua mix named Diego!

Dr. Jonathan Brent Koonce  photo

Dr. Jonathan Brent Koonce

Dr. Jonathan Brent Koonce is co-owner of Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic in Little Rock, Arkansas. Dr. Koonce grew up in Little Rock and is a graduate of Catholic High School. He studied at the University of California at Santa Barbra and went on to earn his BS in Animal Science from the Dale Bumper's Honors College at the University of Arkansas. Dr. Koonce earned his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Louisiana State University where he received Clinical Excellence Awards in both Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, and Oncology. Dr. Koonce currently holds his DEA license, USDA Accreditation and is a member of the Arkansas Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association. Dr. Koonce enjoys spending time with his family and exploring the beauty of Arkansas with his son Louis.

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Dr. Aubren Cabe

Dr. Aubren Cabe is from Greenwood, Arkansas. She attended Arkansas Tech University for her undergraduate studies and graduated summa cum laude. She moved to Baton Rouge, LA to attend veterinary school at LSU. Dr. Cabe is member of Phi Zeta veterinary honor society and AVMA. She is married to her high school sweetheart and together they have three rescue pups.

Our Staff


Caroline </br> Office Manager photo

Caroline
Office Manager

Caroline started working at Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic in October 2016. Her husband, Jared, and her have two dogs named Gus & Trio, and two cats named Honey & Snickers. Her hobbies include traveling and playing soccer. 
 

Brooke  </br>Veterinarian Technician  photo

Brooke
Veterinarian Technician

Brooke started working for Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic in December of 2015. She is from Pensacola, FL and has her associates from the University of West Florida. She is currently enrolled in Veterinary Tech school to broaden her knowledge of Vet medicine. Her main goal is to pursue a higher education in the Veterinary field. She is ProHeart and K-Laser certified. Her hobbies include hiking Pinnacle Mountain.

Desiree </br> Certified Veterinarian Technician  photo

Desiree
Certified Veterinarian Technician

Desiree has been working for Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic since February of 2018. She got her BA from Northwestern State University in biology with a concentration in Veterinary technology and her associates in Veterinary Technology. She has two dogs named Maggie and Bella. Maggie is 7-years-old and loves to roll down hills, play tug-a-war, and cuddle. Desiree rescued her 2 years ago. Bella is also 7-years-old and loved to play ball and cuddle. When Desiree is not at work she loves cooking, hiking, and camping. 

Carley </br>Veterinarian Technician photo

Carley
Veterinarian Technician

Carley has worked for Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic since November 2017 and she is a Certified Veterinary Assistant. Currently, she has three types of species of pets at home and she enjoys grooming and walking them when she isn't working at Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic.

Jordan  <br>Veterinarian Technician  photo

Jordan
Veterinarian Technician

Jordan started working for Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic in 2014. She graduated from Heritage College in Little Rock, AR. She is a dog mom of a golden retriever and three beagles. In her spare time she enjoys cooking and she is currently learning to sew. 

Tisha  </br> Certified Veterinarian Technician photo

Tisha
Certified Veterinarian Technician

Tisha has worked for Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic since 2014. She has one horse named Xena, two cats named Mouse and Mini, and one dog named Millie. When she is not at work she enjoys fellowship with her friends and family, riding her horse, and reading. Her long time goals are to play the piano and learn to speak Spanish!

"I strive to provide the best quality care for both clients and patients in the veterinary field."

Kay  </br> Receptionist photo

Kay
Receptionist

Kay has worked for Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic since 2015. She has one pet named Catie and enjoys anything in the water, fishing, and gardening. 

Brent </br> Receptionist photo

Brent
Receptionist

Brent has worked for Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic for over 20 years. He has two English bulldogs named Belvedere and Gurrtrude. When he is not at work he enjoys fishing and gardening. 

Coty  </br> Receptionist  photo

Coty
Receptionist

Coty started working for Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic in 2017 and has one dog named Alfie. When he is not at work his hobbies include film making and making music. 

Nicole </br>Receptionist  photo

Nicole
Receptionist

Nicole started working for Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic in 2017. She has one cat named Nizza. When she is not at work she is either fishing, gardening, and traveling. She is also an Essential Oil Educator. 

Angelique </br>Kennel Manager  photo

Angelique
Kennel Manager

Angelique started working for Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic in 2015. She has a snake and four fur babies: a Great Dane named Chaos, a boxer named Kenzi, a dachshund named Big-In, and a pit mix named Rocky. She has trained services dogs for CCI, org. for two years and she also works with two rescues organizations where she fosters and socializes canines to get them ready for their forever home. In her spare time she enjoys hanging out with her children and going to the gym.  

Dane </br>Kennel Technician  photo

Dane
Kennel Technician

Dane started working for Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic in June 2018. He is originally from Ohio and is trained in Culinary Arts and has his Bachelors in Human Nutrition. He loves to cook, travel, play disc golf, and watch football and baseball outside of work. 

Pleasant Valley Veterinary Clinic

3712 Woodland Heights Rd

Little Rock, AR 72212


For general information, questions, appointment requests, call us at:

(501) 225-2600 Fax: (501) 217-3878 Email Us: pleasantvalleyveterinaryclinic@gmail.com



Hours

Monday 7:30am - 5:30pm

Tuesday 7:30am - 5:30pm

Wednesday 7:30am - 5:30pm

Thursday 7:30am - 5:30pm

Friday 7:30am - 5:30pm

Saturday 7:30am - 12:00pm

Sunday Closed