Meet Our Team


Tammy Craig DVM

Dr. Craig is a K-State graduate who has built TLC from the ground up since 1995. Her passion is doing all she can to ensure both her patients and clients receive all they need to make sure both pet and owner are healthy and happy. She does an awesome job of balancing this demanding career with her family of six. Anyone who knows Dr. Craig, knows she has the biggest heart of anyone around.

Kathryn Kasten DVM

Dr. Kasten is a 2011 graduate from Iowa State University who joined our team in 2014. She comes to us from the Omaha area and brought her passion for veterinary medicine with her. Dr. Kasten always starts her appointments with a smile and strives to provide clients with all the possible options for their pets. Her drive get the best results for our patients and clients has been a huge asset to our practice.

Licensed Veterinary Technicians

Sam Sybrant

Veterinary Assistants

Desi Bruntz

Desi graduated from Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in 2012. After completing her observation hours and internship with us she joined us full time. As a Hastings native she is a familiar face to several of our clients. She is the first to jump in when and wherever assistance is needed. When it comes to animal husbandry, Desi is the best.


Kelly Benway

Kelly has been a dedicated team member since 2007. Her years of experience have gained her the ability to also help out in the back when needed. Any questions you have about our practice, she has the answer.


Lorette Tillemans

After 35 years of teaching, Lorette joined our team as a receptionist. She is very dedicated to helping educate clients with both professional and personal experiences. With her years of teaching, she has become a well known face around the community, making it easy to feel at home in our practice.