Receptionist SupervisorKatie 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.