Amy graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a degree in Zoology. She has been in the veterinary field since 1999 and has been a Certified Veterinary Technician since 2006. She is a member of the New Hampshire Veterinary Technician Association and the National Veterinary Technician Association. Prior to joining Hampstead Animal Hospital, Amy was an animal keeper at Franklin Park Zoo in Boston and was the supervisor of anesthesia and surgery at a large specialty and emergency veterinary hospital in New Hampshire.
Amy's special interests in the veterinary field include anesthesia, surgery, hospital management and client service.
Amy is passionate about her work and loves spending her day surrounded by animals. She lives on a family farm with her dogs (Jake and Rusty) Nigerian Dwarf Goats (Skipper and Gilligan) horses (Joe and Poco) and many chickens. When Amy is not at the hospital, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters, horseback riding, gardening and enjoying time outside.
Natalee attended Flagler College in Florida and received a degree in Liberal Studies. Natalee was previously employed by a large defense contractor in Boston for 6 years followed by a management position in a dental practice. In 2007, Natalee decided to switch careers because of her life-long love of animals and joined Hampstead Animal Hospital.
Natalee enjoys hospital management, interacting with clients, training staff and attending continuing education seminars.
In her free time, Natalee enjoys traveling, petsitting, discovering new restaurants and spending time with family and friends, She has a rescued Golden Retriever (Brewski) and 2 cats (Handsome and Pretty).
Trisha earned a degree in Veterinary Technology from New Hampshire Technical College of Stratham. She joined Hampstead Animal Hospital in 2005 and has worked as a Client Service Representative and Veterinary Technician.
Trisha previously worked at the NHSPCA in Stratham as an animal care and veterinary technician. She has a particular interest in finding homes and giving hope to animals in need.
Trisha enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine from client service to patient care. Her special interests include surgery and dentistry. She enjoys the challenges and rewards of her career and takes a special interest in ensuring that every patient receives the highest quality of care.
Trisha has two English Springer Spaniels (Charlie and Molly), 2 cats (Rugby and Tessie) and a Beta fish. In her spare time, Trisha enjoys hiking, the outdoors, spending time with her family and friends, volunteering, fostering rescue animals and petsitting.
Shayla has over 20 years of experience in the veterinary field and has held numerous positions, including kennel attendant, pet groomer and veterinary technician.
Professionally, Shayla enjoys emergency medicine, surgery, dentistry and out-patient nursing.
Shayla's pets include a cat (Lulu), 3 goats (Gordo, Steven and Wilson) and 2 goldfish (Dory and Phinneas). She has recently expanded her pet family and added new rescue dog, Forrest! Congratulations to the both of them. Shayla's hobbies include reading, music, gardening, hiking with her dog and goats and horseback riding.
Mindy earned an Associate Degree in Veterinary Technology from Becker College and a Bachelor Degree in Biology from Jacksonville University. Mindy also holds a Certification in Outdoor Emergency Care. She brings over 30 years of experience in the veterinary field to Hampstead Animal Hospital. She has been employed at numerous veterinary facilities in Europe and the United States and has experience working with companion animals, farm animals, laboratory animals and marine mammals.
Prior to joining Hampstead Animal Hospital, Mindy was a Senior Research Technologist at St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, TN.
Mindy has a special interest in pocket pets (particularly mice and rats), surgery and in-house diagnostics.
In her spare time, Mindy enjoys working with the National Ski Patrol, trail running, ultramarathons, backpacking and any other sport that encompasses the great outdoors. Mindy's other hobbies include nature and pet photography and cooking. She and her husband have 3 rescue dogs (Patty and Dakota, and her latest addition, Roxy Girl).
Meghan graduated from Alfred University with a degree in Environmental Studies and obtained her Veterinary Technology degree from Great Bay Community College. Prior to entering the veterinary field in 2008, Meghan had a career in marketing and agricultural education.
Meghan has a particular interest in small animal virology and mycology.
In her spare time, Meghan runs a small crafting business and enjoys gardening and antiquing. She also loves to spend time with her family, friends and Bichon Frise (Rosie Button).
Lisa previously worked as a client service coordinator at a small animal hospital in Vermont prior to joining Hampstead Animal Hospital in 2011.
Lisa has great compassion for all species of animals and their human families. Her goal is to provide exceptional client service at all times.
In her free time, Lisa enjoys reading, watching classic movies, scrapbooking and spending time with her family and Shih-Tzu (Maggie-Mae).
Rachel graduated from the University of Vermont in 2006 with a degree in Animal Science. She was previously employed by veterinary hospitals in Massachusetts and Rhode Island before joining Hampstead Animal Hospital.
Her professional interests include surgery, anesthesia and parasitology.
Outside of work, Rachel enjoys hiking, camping and spending time with her 2 cats ( Nugget and Napoleon). She recently reached her goal of climbing all 48 mountains in N.H. that are greater than 4,000 feet.
Margaret attended Salem State College and George Mason University. She is a Certified Veterinary Technician with over 20 years of experience in the veterinary field. She has previously worked at Tufts University College of Veterinary Medicine and numerous other emergency, referral and specialty hospitals in New England. Margaret is a Certified Ground Searcher and Certified Wilderness Canine Search and Rescue Handler.
Margaret's professional interests include emergency and critical care, anesthesia and bandaging.
In her free time, Margaret enjoys reading, hiking and volunteering at church. She has two cats (Liam and Grace).
Ashley graduated from Great Bay Community College with a degree in Veterinary Technology. She has been working in the veterinary field since 2007 and joined Hampstead Animal Hospital in 2012. She is certified as a Class IV Laser Therapy Technician and is a member of World Vets Organization. World Vets Organization provides veterinary care to needy animals in developing countries.
In her free time, Ashley enjoys playing softball, hiking, working out, going to the beach and spending time with family and friends. She has one dog named Atticus, and three cats (SoCo, Gizmo and Linus).