Joy Balas, C.V.T. Veterinary Tech School: Lehigh County/Northampton County Area Community College School: Cedar Crest College, B.S.
Joy graduated from Cedar Crest college in 2006 with her B.S. She decided to attend Lehigh County/Northampton County Community College to obtain her certification in Animal technology. Joy graduated and became a Certified Veterinary Technician in 2006. Upon graduation she started at VCA Northside and got promoted to Technical Supervisor in 2008.
Allison Webb Veterinary Tech School: Northampton County/Lehigh County
Allison has been working as a veterinary technician for VCA Northside since 2004. She graduated from Lehigh Carbon Community College with an Associates Degree in Applied Science for Veterinary Technicians in 2005. She has a Shetland Sheepdog, Nikki, and two cats, Bobbie McGee and Cooper.
Nicole Smith School: Penn State University, B.S.
Nicole has been working in the vet industry for 19 years. She graduated from Penn State University in 1996 with a B.S. in Animal BioScience. She has been working at VCA Northside for 11 years as a vet tech. She lives in Upper Macungie Township with her husband, Bill, and daughters Lillian, 8, and Victoria, 3. Nicole also lives with a Rottweiler named Magnus, a cat named Maxx and Gobo, a chinchilla.
In case of emergency, please call us immediately. If it is after hours, call Valley Central Emergency Veterinary Hospital at 610-435-5588. They are located at 210 Fullerton Avenue, Whitehall, Pa. 18052.
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