Meet Our Team

  • Michelle -
    Assistant Manager, Nutrition Advisor

    Michelle is our Assistant Manager and has a wealth of knowledge from her many years working in the veterinary field. She is always striving to learn and is our go-to person if we have any questions about special diets, food allergies and weight loss. Michelle is also very knowledgeable about birds and can answer almost any avian related question. At home she has quit the menagerie. Her pets include a senior miniature poodle, a several cats, 3 parrots and a rat. Michelle has also adopted a French Bulldog puppy with a cleft palate who was hand raised by our staff, his name is Jonesy.  If you visit the clinic you may meet her African Grey Parrot, JB. JB often entertains us with is very realistic cat and dog sounds. 

  • Lucy -
    Treatment Nurse

    Trained as a Pharmacy Tech, Lucy began her time with us in that area of the clinic. She soon realized that she enjoyed more hands on care and she currently takes care of hospitalized patients. Lucy does many of their daily treatments including administering medications, monitoring IV fluids, and making sure pets are comfortable while in hospital. She has a love for Toy Poodles and has adopted a senior poodle named Layla.

  • Amy -
    Receptionist

    Amy has been working with us as a receptionist for several years and has recently started working in our pharmacy as well. We are so glad to have her on our team. Amy has great relationships with our clients and is eager to hear stories about their pets.  Her fur family consists of Mutzie (special needs chihuahua) Pedro (terrier x) and two french bulldogs, Lainey and Bruce. 

  • Kim -
    Receptionist

    You may recognize Kim from her time working at our partner store, Ospika Pet and Farm. She has recently joined our reception team and we are glad to have her. Kim is very caring and compassionate and her love for animals extends to all of our patients. Kim shares her home with her two dog, Bane and Rose. 

  • Cassidy -
    Kennel Attendant

    Cassidy performs one of the most important tasks in a veterinary hospital- making sure all of our hospitalized patients are clean and comfortable. Cassidy is interested in becoming a Vet Tech and is learning about the profession while caring for pets. We appreciate Cassidys ever present smile, willingness work hard, and that she cares for every pet as if they were her own. Cass has her own senior, diabetic dog named Lady. 

  • Shelly -
    Receptionist

    Shelly is a newer member of our team and she is enthusiastic about helping our patients. Shelly is actually trained as a Pharmacy Assistant but was looking for a change of pace, and we're glad she decided to join our team. Shelly is bubbly and chatty and has great people skills. Shelly has a busy house with two young kids. and  two Cockapoos, Cooper and Dexter. We appreciate the energy and positivity that Shelly brings to the team. 

  • Kate -
    Receptionist/Pharmacy

    Kate is new to our veterinary team, but you'll probably recognize her from Ospika Pet and Farm. We are so glad she decided to join us as a receptionist and pharmacist. Kate is always smiling and is always happy to help wherever she is needed. She is great with clients and patients alike. Kate's passions lay between animals and art, and you may have seen her beautiful murals and artwork around town. Her pets include a 3 legged resuce puppy called Olive, a bully mix named Leo, a cat named Pete, and a conure named Tango. 

  • Paige -
    Receptionist

    Paige is new to our team but has fit in seamlessly. She has excellent reception skills and is great at multitasking and communicating with clients. Paige enjoys working with animals and has two of her own dogs- Hank, a retriever/ bully mix and Miya, a true mutt.

  • Anya -
    Assistant

    Exciting news! Anya is now in Vet School! We look forward to working with her as her education progresses.  Anya has been with us as an assistant for several years and we would be lost without her. Anya has very good animal handling skills and is great with patients. She works all over the hospital, wherever she is needed, but primarily assists in surgery. Anya has recently been accepted into the Atlantic Veterinary College and we couldn't be more proud of her. Anya will be an excellent vet and we hope she returns here once her studies are complete. Since she began working here Anya has adopted a spunky cat named Poe and she just recently adopted a 3 legged husky mix who she named Scotch. 

  • Andrea -
    Receptionist

    Andrea is currently on maternity leave. We miss her dearly!

     Andrea works in reception and will always greet you and your pet with a friendly smile. Andrea has amazing client communication skills and we are very glad that she's on our team. Andrea is an incredibly dedicated dog mom who has had a couple of special needs dogs over the years. Andrea currently has a wonderful Golden Retriever named Lemmy (who's biggest 'problem' is how much he loves mud) and a sassy hand raised cat named Bogie. 

  • Carrie -
    Janitor

    Carrie is a great addition to our team and always comes to work with a smile. She is our dedicated janitor which is a wonderful help, especially during Covid, as she keeps the clinic spick-and-span. Carrie has always been interested in Veterinary Medicine and is enjoying being able to work in the field now that her family is grown. Carries critter family includes 3 cats- Bogo, Luna and Squish, 2 rats- Rowan and Jackson, and a forever-foster ferret named Willis. Carrie also owns a small creative venture called Tiny Creations from the Heart.  

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OSPIKA ANIMAL HOSPITAL

Monday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-12:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed