Lakeway Animal Clinic

Small Animal Medicine & Surgery

2701 East Wood Street
Paris, TN 38242
Phone: (731) 644-9933
Fax: (731) 644-9939

Our Team

Stephanie Wardlaw, DVM​​
Veterinarian, Owner

Job Title: Primary Veterinarian, Business Owner

Education: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota Class of 1996

Favorite Breed of Dog: As clinic owner, I'm not supposed to have one *cough*black labs*cough*

About me: I'm originally from Minnesota and I have vowed to never endure another Minnesota winter. I have practived small animal medicine in Minnesota and Texas but my husband and I decided to move to Tennessee to be closer to family. I have 2 kind, smart and beautiful children: Will & Anna Jo. The Wardlaw family enjoys playing sports, traveling, camping and hunting.

Jennifer Zanaty, DVM​​

Job Title: Part-time Veterinarian

Education: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine University of Tennessee at Knoxville Class of 2006

Favorite Breed of Dog: Rescued 

About me: I am a Big Sandy, TN native but I spend a lot of my time in New Zealand. I attended the University of Tennessee at Knoxville for my undergraduate and Veterinary Medicine degrees. I am also certified in Veterinary Acupuncture through Colorado State University. I have practiced Small Animal medicine in Nevada, Colorado, and Virginia. I work at several different clinics in Tennessee. I also help my family run the Christopher Manor Restaurant in Big Sandy, TN. It is an honor and a privilege to care for Henry County's pets. 

Stephanie Spalding, LVT​​

Job Title: Licensed Vet Tech, Lead Technician, Surgical Prep/Assistance, Patient Recovery

Education: Murray State University
Class of 2007 - BSA:AHT

Hobbies: I am involved in 4 Rivers K9 Search, Rescue & Recovery Team, AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy training classes with The Humane Society of Calloway County and adult dog AKC Canine Good Citizenship classes in Henry County TN. I have 2 dogs, 4 cats and 12 chickens. Animal training behavioralism is my passion and I love watching the dogs in my classes learn and grow into obedient loving family pets. 

Taylor McSwain Adams, LVT

Job Title: Licensed Vet Tech, Inventory Control, Client Support & Outreach

Education: Murray State University
Class of 2015 - BSA:AHT

Favorite Breed of Dog: Great Pyrenees

About me: I have lived in Henry County, TN for most of my life and it's an honor to care for our community's pets. I have 3 dogs, 7 cats, a corn snake. In my free time I enjoy kayaking, hiking and camping with our dogs.

Sarah Wills, Vet Tech

Job Title: Vet Tech, Customer Service, Reception

Education: Murray State University
Class of 2012 - BSA:AHT

Favorite Part of my Job: Caring for hospitalized patients and watching their progress. And I love scrubbing a super muddy pup in the bath tub!

About me: I have been here at Lakeway for over 5years. I float around and help check in patients as well as assist with surgeries & exam rooms. In my free time I enjoy camping and hiking with my family. It is my privilege to care for this communities pets. 

Sally Hastings, Kennel Worker 

Job Title: Kennel Worker

Favorite Breed of Dog: Bully breeds

About me: I have always had a passion for animals and plan to pursue a career in Animal Science. I will be attending Murray State University in the Fall of 2018. I currently share my home with a goofy lab mix, a toothless chihuahua, a sweet crested gecko and a Siamese Fighting Fish. It is my joy and honor to care for the pets in our kennels. 

Mina Bates, Reception 

Job Title: Reception, Customer Service

Favorite Breed of Dog: Hound mixes

About me: I have lived in Paris most of my life and love working with animals! I have 4 cats and a beagle mix named "Jade". I have been with Lakeway Animal Clinic for almost 6 years. I enjoy traveling especially to Florida where I lived and worked at Disney World.

Leonidas, King of Sparta

Job Title: King of Sparta, Customer Service, Pest Control Specialist, Bereavement Coordinator

Education: I attended the school of hard knocks on the streets of Henry County 

Favorite Part of My Job: Playing with kittens

About me: I am an orange and white Domestic Shorthair. I like to lounge on the front counters at the clinic and in my squishy bed in the back. I hate it when our clients are crying, so I sit with them during the hard times to make things a little easier. I love to meet new kittens and watching squirrels and lizards play in the parking lot. 

Bandita Wardlaw

Job Title: Surgical prep assistant, Towel warmer

Education: I am all knowing

Favorite Breed of Dog: Seriously?

About me: I am a black and white Domestic Shorthair. You probably won't ever see me as I am usually warm and cozy in my favorite hiding spot at the clinic. I love back rubs and being told how wonderful I am. 


Job Title: Resident Grandmother

Education: Henry County High - Class of 1945

Favorite Breed of Dog: Quiet ones...

About me: I am a very old Domestic Medium Hair. I spend most of my time sleeping up front. I love snacking and being brushed but my favorite thing to do is spend time with Mina the receptionist, she's my best friend.