Get to know us
Dr. Jacy Cook
DVM: Washington State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2001
Areas of interest: Equine medicine, reproduction and surgery. Canine orthopedic surgery.
Life history: Dr. Jacy was born and raised in the Gallatin Valley. After undergraduate school at Montana State, he moved to Washington State for veterinary school. There he met and married Karyn, who is also a veterinarian at AWVH. They have two children with whom they love to share the outdoors. Dr. Jacy enjoys hunting, fishing, skiing and riding horses with his boys.
Dr. Karyn Cook
DVM: Washington State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 1999
Internships: VCA VetCare Animal Hospital, Albuquerque, NM 1999-2000 Small Animal Medicine and Surgery
WSU Veterinary Teaching Hospital, Pullman, WA, 2000-2001 Small Animal Surgery
Areas of interest: Small animal surgery and medicine, exotics, and raptors.
Life history: Karyn is originally from Washington. Through vet school, Karyn also worked at the Woodland Park Zoo, St. Louis Zoo, and the Bronx Zoo. At the end of vet school, she met Jacy who brought her to Montana. They have two very busy boys and too many pets to name. They all fish and ski together. Karyn also likes to quilt, crochet, and work for the Spay Neuter Task Force and Montana Raptor Conservation Center.
Dr. Jeneé Daws
DVM: Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2012
Internship: Bend Equine Medical Center, Bend, OR, 2012-2013
Areas of interest: Small animal internal medicine, dentistry, and acupuncture.
Life History: Dr. Jeneé grew up in Midland, MI. She attended Michigan State University for both undergraduate and veterinary school where she met her husband, EJ, a Bozeman native. Dr. Jeneé completed her internship at Bend Equine Medical Center, a referral hospital in Central Oregon, before joining the All West team. Dr. Jeneé spent 3 years working on the equine side at All West before switching to small animals where she found her passion in veterinary medicine. Dr. Jeneé enjoys adventuring outside with her family and her fur baby, a yellow lab named Birdie.
Dr. Shari Skifstad Bearrow
DVM: University of Minnesota, College of Veterinary Medicine, 1999
Internship: VCA VetCare Animal Hospital, Albuquerque, NM 1999-2000
Areas of interest: Small animals including exotic pets (birds, reptiles, rabbits, and rodents), dental procedures, and chemotherapy (cancer treatment)
Life history: Dr. Shari is a native of Minnesota and Wisconsin. She moved to Montana in 2003 but maintains her loyalty to the Minnesota Vikings. She and her husband, Russ have a son. Dr. Shari’s summer pursuits include backpacking, hiking, and camping. In the winter she enjoys cross-country skiing, quilting, and traveling abroad. Her animal family includes her 2 dogs, 2 cats, and 2 birds.
Dr. Dominic Eickert
DVM: Washington State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2017
Internship: Alamo Pintado Equine Medical Center
Areas of interest: Equine medicine, surgery, and lameness
Life history: Dr. Eickert was born and raised on the outskirts of Kalispell, MT. He attended Montana State University for undergraduate, and then veterinary school at Washington State University. After veterinary school, Dr. Eickert completed a one-year internship in Los Olivos, CA at Alamo Pintado Equine Medical Center. Dr. Eickert jumped at the opportunity to move back to his beautiful home state and join the All West team! Dr. Dominic and his wife, Sarah, are enjoying time with their daughter and anxiously await the arrival of their new baby. Outside of work, Dr. Dominic enjoys everything outdoors including hiking with his dogs Nala and Zep, fishing, camping, hunting, shooting trap, archery, and snowboarding.
Dr. Aimee Wong
DVM: Midwestern University, graduated in 2020 Internship: Brazos Valley Equine Hospital in Stephenville, Texas
Areas of Interest: Performance Horse medicine
Life history: Dr. Aimee grew up in Arizona and has worked in mixed animal practice following my internship. I enjoy outdoor adventures including hiking, camping, trail riding, and team roping.
Dr. Meredith Owen
DVM: Colorado State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2011
Internship: San Luis Rey Equine Hospital, Bonsall, CA 2011-2012
Areas of interest: small animal general practice including dentistry, soft tissue surgery, and pain management.
Life history: Dr. Meredith Owen found the Gallatin Valley as a young adult and promptly realized that it’s the best place on earth. After completing her veterinary education in 2011 she has worked in both equine practice and small animal practice, finding the pace and camaraderie of small animal practice to be very fulfilling. Outside the clinic she is usually trying to keep up with her small boys with her husband Jesse, exploring the mountains, or riding horses. She has 3 dogs at home and will likely end up with some reptiles since the boys are so interested in them. But no snakes!
Dr. Janine Wells
DVM: Auburn University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2016
Areas of interest: ultrasound diagnostic imaging and internal medical cases
Life history: Dr. Janine Wells is delighted to contribute her skills and passion in veterinary medicine to All West Veterinary Hospital as an associate veterinarian. She graduated as a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2016 from Auburn University. She has pursued her practice interests in ultrasound diagnostic imaging and internal medical cases. Her hobbies include hiking, horse riding, camping, and snowshoeing. She and her husband Josh have a pet household including their cat “Rajah”, their dog “Nutmeg”, and their horse named “Flea.”
We proudly serve the pets of Bozeman, MT, and beyond.
We are family-owned and operated by a friendly, compassionate, and highly trained staff. Whether a horse, mule, dog, cat, bird, or something more exotic is part of your family, we’re here to ensure your pet remains healthy for years to come.