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Michele, Certified Veterinary Technician
Michele is a Certified Veterinary Technician that joined Donegal Animal Hospital in November 2014. She graduated from the Veterinary Technician Program at YTI Career Institute in October of 2014. She is particularly interested in small animal medicine along with exotics. Michele enjoys all aspects of the profession primarily focusing on surgery and anesthesia.
Michele has two cats and two dogs. In her free time, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband.
Dustin, Certified Veterinary Technician
Dustin joined the Donegal Animal Hospital team in July 2016 as a Certified Veterinary Technician. He has been working in the veterinary field for a little over 13 years and prior to starting at Donegal Animal Hospital, he worked at Pet Emergency Treatment Services for 9.5 years.
Dustin earned his Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology and Certification from San Juan College in 2012, along with his Bachelors Degree in Biology from Millersville University in 2015.
He was born and raised in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, where he currently lives with his wife, two cats ( Mr. O'Malley and Izzy) and a German Shepherd (Lexi). In his free time he enjoys hunting, fishing, kayaking, being outdoors, and spending time with his family.
Amanda, Certified Veterinary Technician
Amanda graduated from York Technical Institute's Veterinary Technician program in 2015. She joined Donegal Animal Hospital in August 2016. She loves all of her duties as a technician but has a special interest in laboratory work. Amanda enjoys painting, reading and spending time outside. She has one dog, four cats, and a snake.
Melissa, Certified Veterinary Technician
Melissa joined the Donegal Animal Hospital team in September 2017 after graduation from Manor College’s Veterinary Technician program in August 2017. Melissa earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology with a minor in Chemistry from Millersville University in 2010. She enjoys hiking with her dog , Sasha, and doing other outdoor activities.
Suzie, Certified Veterinary Technician
Suzie is a certified veterinary technician. She has been working in the field since 2014. Her main interests include surgery and emergency care. In her free time Suzie enjoys hiking, fishing, and playing fetch her with cat Chevy.
Jessica, Certified Veterinary Assistant
Jessica graduated from high school in 2009 and earned her Veterinary Assistant certificate from Lancaster County Career and Technology Center (LCCTC) in 2010. During her schooling at LCCTC, she completed her volunteer and clinic hours at Donegal Animal Hospital, learning and experiencing a lot during those times.
She enjoys working with and helping dogs and cats. She is owned by 4 dogs, a turtle, hermit crabs, and a few fish. Jessica is a native of Mount Joy.
Taylor, Certified Veterinary Assistant
Taylor graduated from Elizabethtown Area High School and the Veterinary Assistant Program, at Lancaster County Career and Technology Center, in 2012. She then joined the Donegal Animal Hospital team in 2012 after completing her internship with us. Taylor is currently taking classes at San Juan College to become a Certified Veterinary Technician.
In her free time, Taylor enjoys working and training her Labrador Retriever, Ruger, for waterfowl hunting, hunt tests, and finding deer antler sheds. She also enjoys spending time with her boyfriend, outdoor activities such as hunting and fishing, as well as learning the ins and outs of wildlife photography.
Jessica, Head Client Care Specialist
Jessica is from the area and started early on working in a local boarding facility with swimming and doggie daycare. She currently helps train service dogs for PTSD, TBI and physical disabilities for local Veterans.
Jessica has an English Lab named Barrett, and a feline named George. She enjoys the outdoors including hiking, hunting, and fishing and also pet sits in her free time.
Shannon, Client Care Specialist
Shannon started her career as a Veterinary Assistant at Donegal Animal Hospital in July 2016.
Shannon is a lifetime resident of Mount Joy and she graduated from Donegal High School in 2008. She enjoys spending time with her family, which includes her husband, 2 boys, 2 dogs, Lily and Edik, and 1 cat, Tanto.
Her family loves to stay active and enjoys a variety of outdoor adventures. She also enjoys painting, gardening, and volunteering with Lancaster County Sheriff's Office K-9 Unit.
Jennie, Client Care Specialist
Jennie joined the Donegal Animal Hospital Team in October 2016. She has worked in the veterinary field since 2009. A Donegal High School graduate, she is a lifelong resident of the Mount Joy area.
Jennie is excited to be a part of our front-desk team. She welcomes the opportunity to be of assistance to the many familiar faces and is looking forward to meeting many new fur babies and their families.
Jennie enjoys reading, music, traveling and spending time with family and friends. She is mom to a Jack Russell Terrier named Emma and grandmom to a Lab mix named Buka.
Michelle, Client Care Specialist
Michelle joined the Donegal Animal Hospital team in August of 2017.
She has worked in the animal care field since 2008, with a background in shelter care and management, and volunteer rescue experience.
She Lives in Elizabethtown with her spouse and two dogs, Memphis and Adelaide.