Our Veterinarians

The Animal Care Clinic North team of skilled veterinarians welcomes you to our practice, proudly serving the Elkhart area. At Animal Care Clinic North, it is our daily privilege to provide quality vet care to your cherished pet, with compassion and competence. We hope to ensure a positive impact on our patients, pet owners and the local community.

Amanda Havens, Managing DVM at Elkhart Animal Hospital

Amanda Havens
Managing DVM

I joined the staff at Animal Care Clinic in May 2014. I graduated from Purdue University’s College of Veterinary Medicine in 2005 and have practiced small animal and exotic medicine within the Elkhart and St. Joseph County areas. My special interests include cardiology, ophthalmology, and behavioral medicine. Outside of the clinic, I enjoy spending time with my daughter and being outdoors.

Dr. Ellis at Elkhart Animal Hospital

Jennifer Ellis
Associate DVM

Hello, I have been working at Animal Care Clinic North since June 1998 after I graduated from Michigan State’s College of Veterinary Medicine. I have a special interest in orthopedic surgery. I treat dogs and cats as well as ferrets. I enjoy softball, hiking, volleyball, kayaking, skiing & gardening. I volunteer with an animal rescue organization that specializes in technical small and large animal rescue.

Dr. Kuk, DVM at Elkhart Animal Hospital

Jacqueline Kuk
Associate DVM

I joined the team at Animal Care Clinic North in October 2015 after graduating from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. I completed my clinical training at Michigan State University and I have a special interest in reproduction, dermatology and internal medicine. Outside of the clinic, I enjoy showing my Yorkshire Terriers in AKC conformation events, hiking, photography and spending time with my family.

Dr. Stephanie Reed, DVM at animal hospital in Elkhart

Stefanie Reed
Associate DVM

Dr. Stefanie Reed graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in 2015, then moved to Indiana and joined the Animal Care Clinic North team in June. Dr. Reed's special interests include ophthalmology, radiology and pocket pets. In her spare time she loves horseback riding, mountain biking and kayaking; anything outdoors and adventurous.