Katonah Bedford Veterinary Center


  • Hospital Administrator

    Lesa Cash

    Having been with Katonah Bedford Veterinary Center since its inception, Lesa has experienced a variety of roles. With a BS in Veterinary Medicine, acquired at Mercy College in 1993, Lesa has enjoyed working as a LVT, caring for pets and their people very much. Over the years her responsibilities have changed encompassing the management of staff, schedules and other hospital duties. In her current role as the Hospital Administrator, she enjoys working with clients, referring veterinarians, staff and VCA management to offer the best care for the pets at KBVC as possible.

    Lesa also has a MST in Education from PACE University. She has been a supplemental instructor at a local college for their Veterinary Technology Department. Lesa also volunteers her time serving on the advisory board at two of the local Veterinary Technician colleges.

    Her free time is quickly filled with 3 children, 2 grandchildren and 2 cats: Johnny Rotten and Luci Fur. She has been known to ride her motorcycle to work or to a knitting class when she is not kayaking.

  • Referral Manager

    Jayne Tansey-Patron

    Job Position: Referral Manager
    Hospital: Animal Specialty Center, Katonah Bedford Veterinary Center, and VCA Animal Specialty and Emergency Center
    Education: Associate of Applied Science, Veterinary Technology- SUNY Delhi, New York- 1975

    Experience: Jayne helped create and implement our unique Referral Manager position in 2010 for our specialty hospitals. With an extensive background in sales, marketing, customer support, and business development she brings a dedication and strong commitment to supporting our referring veterinarian community, along with their clients and pets. After 10 years as a human cardiac technician, she spent 20 years with Hewlett-Packard, Philips, and Toshiba selling diagnostic ultrasound to human hospitals and imaging centers in the NY area.  Since 2008, she has been back in the veterinary field in the NY area working within animal specialty hospitals focused on the clients and referring veterinarian relationship. Jayne has been a client of Katonah Bedford Veterinary Center since 2000 with many pets, giving her a unique perspective of what a client’s experience really should be.

    Interests:  Animal rescue, reading, photography, and an extensive music collection.

    Personal:  Jayne does professional wildlife and live concert photography. Her work has been used by many world renowned musicians. She is published on a regular basis in magazines and social media.

  • Facilities Manager

    Jarrett Zaid

    Jarrett Zaid is an IT/Facilities Manager with Katonah Bedford Veterinary Center.

  • Inventory Manager

    Amy Milo

    Amy Milo is Katonah Bedford Veterinary Center's Inventory Specialist. Amy is also one of our hospital's Licensed Veterinary Technicians.

  • Administrative Assistant

    Liz Orefice

    Liz Orefice oversees Charge Capture and Accounts Receivable at Katonah Bedford Veterinary Center.


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



TEL: (914) 241-7700
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The doctors and staff of Katonah Bedford Veterinary Center are ready and available to provide emergency and critical care for your beloved companion around the clock every day of the year. Staffed by emergency/critical care veterinarians and veterinary technicians, our emergency team is ready to provide your pet with the highest possible level of quality compassionate care should an urgent medical need arise at any time of day or night.

If you feel your pet is having an emergency, please feel free to immediately come to the hospital - we are ALWAYS available! You may speak with a member of the emergency team if you questions/concerns by calling (914) 241-7700 at any time.