LisaVeterinary Technician Team LeaderVeterinary Technician Lisa joined the staff at Rhinebeck Animal Hospital in December 2010. She says, 'I love this hospital because we have a great team that truly cares about our patients.' Lisa holds her veterinary technician license in the state of New York.
At home, Lisa has a Sharbo named Zoey and a Daschund/Jack Russel mix named Emma. She spends her free time with her family and puppies. Lisa also enjoys hiking and kayaking.
Licensed veterinary technician Andrea joined the staff at Rhinebeck Animal Hospital in August of 2012 and has worked with or volunteered with animal-related businesses since she was 13 years old. She is a licensed veterinary technician in the state of New York.
''I enjoy working with animals every day. I am passionate about caring for them and doing everything I can to better their lives.' Andrea said. 'Rhinebeck Animal Hospital is a great hospital to pursue my career. I can tell I'll learn and accomplish a lot here.'
Andrea has a cat named Sprinkles who she adores.
'Living in the Hudson Valley, my hobbies change with the weather. In the summer I love riding horses, hiking, playing softball, traveling, and spending time near or on the water.' Andrea said. 'In the winter I enjoy skiing, snowmobiling and ice skating. I also enjoy spending time with my nieces and nephews and my amazing husband.'
Licensed Veterinary Technician Agathe joined the team at Rhinebeck Animal Hospital in June 2015 and has been a part of the animal care field for eight years. She is a licensed veterinary technician in the state of New York, and holds an associate's degree in veterinary medicine. Agathe's favorite part of working at Rhinebeck Animal Hospital is the group of veterinarians and staff she works with on a daily basis.
She says, 'Everybody here is compassionate! We all love what we do and we all help each other in difficult situations.'
At home, Agathe has two dogs named Lyla and Annabelle, and a rabbit named Grims. In her free time, she enjoys horseback riding, hiking with her dogs, gardening, and shopping.
Licensed Veterinary Technician Amber joined the RAH team in May of 2018. In addition to completing the technician program at SUNY Ulster, she holds a Bachelors Degree in Fine Arts from York College of Pennsylvania and is currently pursuing a Bachelors Degree in Chemistry/Biochemistry at Marist.
She enjoys her work at Rhinebeck Animal Hospital, remarking 'Everyone here truly cares about the clients and their pets. There's also a strong feeling of teamwork, and support is always available when needed'.
At home, Amber has several pets: two cats named Jareth and Kit-Kat, a hamster named Kyubey, two rats named Gef and Mr. Pinkerton, one Betta fish named Alana, two mice, and five hermit crabs! In addition to her work and educational pursuits, her hobbies include reading, painting, crafting, hiking, gardening and playing video games.
Licensed Veterinary Technician Bonnie joined the Rhinebeck Animal Hospital team in April of 2015, starting as a Veterinary Assistant as she pursued her technician license. She has worked in the animal care field for over 15 years in a variety of roles.
She says, 'I love working at Rhinebeck Animal Hospital because it's great to work with so many people who are committed to what they do!'
At home, Bonnie has two cats named Tangerine and Beatrix, two rabbits named Juniper and August, and a Shih-Tzu named Sugar Bear. In her free time, Bonnie enjoys volunteering at a local field station to help with research on wild animals and plants.