Spring McKee, Veterinarian/Owner

spring2Dr. Spring L. McKee is originally from Wyoming, and wanted to be a veterinarian since she was a small child. She attended the University of Wyoming and the College of Veterinary Medicine at Colorado State University.

She graduated with her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine in 1996 and immediately moved to the Polson area, where she has since been in private practice. She has two small children, Mesa and Aspen, a husband, James, and numerous horses, dogs and cats.

Taking care of Mesa and Aspen occupies much of Spring’s free time these days, but she also enjoys riding her horses, sewing, spending time with her husband and indulging her artistic talents.


James McKee, Owner

jamesJames McKee is originally from Wyoming. After meeting Spring at the University of Wyoming, they married in the summer of 1992. Besides participating in the management of VetCare Montana, James also teaches high school math at Polson High School, and is a member of both the Polson Rural and Polson City fire departments. He and Spring have two children, Mesa and Aspen, that occupy much of their free time. He also enjoys hunting, golfing and woodworking.


Rachel Thorpe, Veterinary Technician

rachelRachel grew up here in Montana in Three Forks and Whitefish. After attending some college in Bozeman, she is wrapping up her Associates of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology at the College of Southern Idaho in Twin Falls. In her spare time Rachel likes to ride horses, read, hike with her two dogs, and watch movies.


Kim Kendall, Veterinary Technician

kimKim is from Navato, California. She obtained her Associate’s in Applied Science from Murray State College in Tishomingo, Oklahoma. She has recently moved to Montana to be near her family. She and her husband Eric have 3 children: Tyler, Nikki, and Ryan. When she’s not at work, Kim enjoys riding horses, scrapbooking and raising her children.