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Lori, Practice Manager

Lori has over 35 years in the hospitality management and customer service industry, she has had a passion to help animals her entire life and now has the opportunity to do so.  Lori will go out of her way to do whatever she can do to make you and your pet feel warm and welcome in our hospital and takes a special interest in making sure you return and tell others of your great experiences.  Lori’s management style is a hands-on style of management and leads by example.  Her attention to detail is a welcome addition to our already great team!  When not working, she enjoys her time cooking, gardening, fishing and being on the water.  She is the proud mom of 4 children, 4 kitties and 1 puppy and a baby bunny!

Melissa Fox, Veterinary Technician and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Candidate 2024

Melissa is not only a veterinary technician in her spare time, she is also perusing her doctorate degree in veterinary medicine, following her father’s footsteps.  She should be complete with school in 2020.  When she is not busy at work or at school she enjoys making short films about her love of the water and fishing with her family!   Check out her U-tube Channel.

Victoria Costanza, Veterinary Technician

Vicki has been a Veterinary Technician for over 30 years.  her passion has always been to help pets and their owners.

After work she enjoys nature walks and cooking with her husband and they enjoy time with their family and furbabies!  We are happy that she has joined our amazing team.

Carly Bishop, Veterinary Receptionist

Carly moved to Florida 8 years ago from PA.  She enjoys the warm weather and spending lots of time at the beach.  She is Mom to her beautiful daughter and 2 fur babies.  Outside of work, she enjoys painting, playing music and having dance parties with her daughter.

Ashley Stinsen Technician

Ashley just recently joined us and we are super excited that she has brought over 10 years of Veterinary Technician experience with her!  Ashley has a passion to provide the best care for all animals, small or large.  She is a Florida native and when she is not working, Ashley enjoys serving others with volunteer work, gardening, fishing, going to the beach, and spending time with her family.  We are pleased she chose us to be her employer!

Trinity DiMonda, Veterinary Receptionist

Trinity is a college student majoring in legal studies.  She has always loved and enjoyed animals  since she was a child.  She has two pets that she absolutely adores, Maverick and Bacchio!  She provides an outgoing personality and positive work ethic and we are thrilled to have her join our great team!

Madison Cherry, Veterinary Technician Assistant

Madison joined us as receptionist, however found her niche in the back of the house with the Technicians assisting them hands on with the animals.   She is a rising young star, who has a fondness of all furbabies.  She is enjoys the beach and her pets!  We are happy to have her smiling face here with us!

Gabriella Cardoso, Veterinary Assistant

Gabriella moved to the US from Brazil in 2014 with her family. Shorty after moving she began her journey in south Florida working in retail sales. After being promoted to management she opened two stores from the ground up, located in Tampa and Orlando. After 2 years of management, her desire to continue her education and work with animals, which has always been her passion, emerged. She enrolled at Animal Behavior College to earn her veterinary assisting certification while also volunteering. This is only the beginning in her path to earning her degree to become a Veterinarian Technician. Gabby is a fast paced, motivated team player that loves to learn and care for animals. In her free time, she loves snuggling with her five cats and also loves to go for walks at the beach with her husband and her good boy Rocco