Leah, Veterinary Assistant and Community Outreach
Leah was destined for a career in the pet care industry. When she was a young teen, she became the local pet sitter. She came to work at BVH in early 2005 as a Kennel Attendant. Leah's favorite aspect of her job is planning the hospitals community outreach programs. She started our "Pet Community Event" in 2009 and has continued it annually always expanding and raising awareness of animal welfare organizations in our area. Showing her complete dedication to her four legged friends, Leah has 3 dogs and 2 horses and 1 cat at home!
Erin, Veterinary Assistant
Erin started at BVH in May of 2005, she always had an interest in working with animals, but never pursued it. At least not until she moved to Maine from Connecticut and found an opportunity. She started as one of the receptionists but as time went on she expanded her horizons by becoming a veterinary assistant working towards being a technician. She also takes care of working on and making sure the website is up to date. Erin enjoys hiking with her husband and 3 dogs, canoeing, other outdoor activities, and spending time with friends and family.
Donna, Veterinary Technician
Donna is a true "local". She was
born in Bridgton and raised in Lovell. She graduated from Becker
College in 1984 and has worked as a licensed Veterinary Technician in
the Lakes Region area for the past 28 years. She enjoys spending time
with family, friends, and her 4-legged critters: Mo, Mishu, Keeper and
Zara, Veterinary Assistant
was a certified Nursing Assistant for four years. This year she
decided to work more with animals. When Zara was younger she held
various positions on her childhood farm in Massachusetts, her favorite
was tending to animals. Zara now has two boxers, two leopard geckos,
and a Kitty Kat. Besides working at Bridgton Veterinary Hospital, Zara
enjoys camping, traveling, landscaping, music, friends and family.
Meredith, Customer Service Representative
Meredith started at BVH in November of 2006. After having worked in the corporate world for several years, she feels that finding Bridgton Veterinary Hospital was the best thing that ever happened to her. ( Except for her wonderful family.) Meredith has found her forever place with BVH. Meredith's family consists of her husband John, two sons Sean and Duncan, her daughter-in-law Heather and Chloe her grandaughter, 2 dogs, 3 cats, a leopard gecko, mustang horse, a burro and eight chickens. Aside from working and caring for her family Meredith enjoys creating stained glass art, needlepoint and sudoku puzzles.
Nicki, Customer Service Representative
Nicki has been with BVH since its beginning. She has worked in several capacities over the years, but most clients recognize her as one of our receptionists. Nicki has a special interest in pet behavior and training and attends numerous classes and seminars in these fields. She runs our Puppy Socialization & Training Classes and actively trains her own dog. Nicki is a member of Saccarappa Obedience Club and Dog Tracking Club of Maine. In addition to dog training, Nicki also enjoys gardening and photography.. During her spare time, you might find her tending our perennial gardens.
Pat, Customer Serviice Representative
Pat's love of animals and people prompted her to become a member of the staff at BVH in June of 2008. Previously, she had a career as a Professional Baker and Pastry Chef. She and her family (husband, 2 children, cat, dog, and fish) moved to Bridgton from Newport, RI. Besides loving her job here at BVH and her family, she enjoys gardening, hiking, camping, cooking, and jigsaw puzzles.
Judy, Practice Manager
Judy joined the Bridgton Veterinary Hospital team in November, 2004. Her prior experience was in the field of human healthcare. She is a member of a practice managers group, meeting with peers on a bimonthly basis. Judy enjoys outdoor activities, gardening, and reading. She lives in Bridgton with her husband John.
Skits(House Cat), Front Desk Manager and Greeter
Peggy(House Cat), Behind-The Scenes Coordinator