VCA Blackstone Valley Animal Hospital

Client Services

  • Client Service

    Kimberly Gevry
    Veterinary Tech School: US Career Institute
    School: Herzing Career College, Veterinary Assistant

    Kimberly has been with VCA Blackstone Valley Animal Hospital since 2008.  She is our biggest-hearted team member here at Blackstone Valley.  She adores each and every pet that walks into our hospital.  You will often find her on the floor canoodling with new puppies, or taking photos of clients' furry family members for our "Wall of Pride".  Kimberly is a Canadian transplant from Saskatoon.  She comes to us with a diverse educational background including a US Career Institute degree in the Veterinary Assistant program, a certifcate as a legal secretary from Herzing career College, and a diploma in theology from Briercrest Bible College.  Highlighting her love for four-legged furrballs, Kimberly worked as the Fundraising & Special Events Coordinator for the Saskatoon SPCA.  Her "Furry kids" include Mercedes Skye and Ebony Grace (two very spoiled Americal Cocker Spaniels), five cats, Nikki, Tom, Eli, Jax and Beau (the last four cats were all adopted from our hospital).  Outside of work, Kimmie enjoys spending time with her fire-fighting husband, Mark, working on the computer, playing piano, photography and of course...spoiling Mercedes and Ebony! 

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    Rose Hogan

    Rose has been with VCA Blackstone Valley since March of 2012.  She has worked with exotic birds for the past 23 years.  She has lived in Cumberland, RI her entire life and shares her home with her pet birds and her two cats.

    In Rose's spare time she loves to read and go to the musical theater. 

  • Client Service

    Jacqueline McElreath

    Jacqueline has been with Blackstone Valley VCA since February 2010 after deciding to switch career paths from education. Jacqueline graduated with a BS in Social and Behavioral Science/Education from Worcester State College in 2002. She and her husband Matt share their home with their daughters Rhyan and Darcy and their two Boston Terriers Ruby Tuesday and Sawyer Sue. Her interests are: spending time with family and friends, music, going for hikes and nature walks with her dogs, photography, and continuing her education.


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of an emergency please call:  VCA Boston Road at 413-783-1203, located at 1235 Boston Rd, Springfield, MA  01119  OR 

Tufts at 508-839-5395, located at 200  Westboro Road, North Grafton, MA  01536  OR

Ocean State Veterinary Specialist at 401-886-6787, located at 1480 South County Trail, East Greenwich, RI  02818  OR