VCA Davis Animal Hospital

Client Services

  • Receptionist Supervisor

    Katie Faugno

    Katie Faugno was born and raised in Stamford.  She enjoys spending her free time outdoors with family and friends hiking and traveling around New England.  Katie adopted a black and white domestic medium hair cat, Mako, from Bangor Humane Society in Maine.  She also has a cockapoo named Holly.  Despite their difference in size and breed, they are best friends.  They have friendly wrestling matches on a daily basis. 

  • Receptionist

    Chloe Lafontaine

    Chloe Lafontaine lives in Stamford.  Since Chloe was little, she always wanted to work in veterinary health care and to help animals in need.  She studied at Norwalk Community College to become a Certified Veterinarian Assistant in 2010.  Chloe loves to travel, explore teh outdoors, and trying out new restaurants.  Chloe adopted a Pit Bull named Milo back in May of 2012.  Milo loves to cuddle like an oversized cat and she loves belly rubs. 

  • Receptionist

    Monica Masse

    Monica was born and raised in the ocean state, Rhode Island. She graduated from The University of Rhode Island with a B.S. in Microbiology and B.S. in Animal Veterinary Science. She is passionate about animals and loves studying the microbial world. At home, she has a freshwater fish tank and 4 affectionate pet rats named Adipose, Baby Bear, Caliper and Dunk-a-punk. On her spare time she enjoys to explore the outdoors, play guitar, cook delicious meals and collect used books.

  • Receptionist

    Emily Stinson

    Emily Stinson is currently living in Southern Connecticut with 3 Pit Bull mixes, Harlow, Barnabas and Fledermaus, a Doberman Daisy and a dwarf rabbit, Ash.  They're all rescues in some way or another.  She is a trained makeup artist, so in her free time she does her best to do as much of it as she can.  Emily has worked on some small scale Horror films.  She makes them because she loves them.  She also enjoys vegan cooking and anything and everything having to do with the fall and Halloween.  Emily started here at Davis because she's always loved animals and wanted to learn more about the medical field. 

  • Receptionist

    Thalia Torres

    Thalia was born and raised in Stamford, CT.  She chose to work at VCA Davis Animal Hospital because she enjoys working with animals.  She enjoys working at the reception desk making pets and their people comfortable and relax at least a little bit.  She hopes to expand her skills into veterinary nursing in the future.  She has two wonderful pets.  Brooklyn, a brown and white female Shi-Tzu and Mr. Puffins, a black and white Domestic Short Hair adopted from STAR Animal Relief and Pet Assistance.  She spends her free time trying to prevent Mr. Puffins from eating the dog treats.  When not chasing him around she loves to read, watch scary movies and roller blade. 


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 during our normal business hours please call us immediately at 203-327-0300.  If after hours the following hospitals are a part of our VCA Healthcare system:

Norwalk CT - VCA Veterinary Referral and Emergency Center - 203-854-9960

Yonkers, NY - VCA Animal Specialty Center - 914-457-4000 

Katonah, NY - VCA Katonah Bedford Veterinary Center - 914-241-7700 

In addition, outside the VCA Healthcare System, Cornell University Veterinary Specialists is located on Canal Street in Stamford, CT - 203-595-2777.