VCA Pets Are People Too Veterinary Hospital

Veterinary Support

  • Technician Supervisor

    Samantha Orr

    Samantha started with VCA Pets are People Too Dunwoody the end of September 2011. She enjoys providing the best quality of care for our clients furry family members. She lives in Snellville with her 8 year old Siberian Husky Whisper, her 12 year old chinchilla Jose, and her two cats Chiefy and Curtains.

    "Working in the veterinary field has given me the chance to combine both my passion for animals and animal behavior as well as science and biology in the work place. It also gives me the change to help people better understand and care for their furry family members."

  • Technician

    Catlin Iconis

    Born in Salt Lake City, Utah. Relocated to Atlanta in 1996. Catlin has worked in the veterinary field for 5 years and has held various positions such as Kennel Manger, Veterinary Assistant and currently holds the position of Veterinary Technician. Catlin plans to continue her higher education by persuing her degree and certification as a Licenced Veterinary Technician.

    "I work here because I love animals, my job and my co workers! I also love building relationships with our clients and their fur kids."

  • Technician

    Rasheeda Lake

    Rasheeda is originally from Eustis Florida. She has been with our team since July 2004.

    When she is not at work she attends school and spends time with her family.

    Her furry family members include Princess Amaretto, an 11 year old Miniature Pinscher and Storm, a 6 year old domestic short hair.

    Rasheeda enjoys working with our clients and their pets.

    "The reason why I do my job is because it is both challenging and rewarding. Every day is different, and I get to go home knowing that I made a difference in a pet's life."

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Erin Donnangelo
    School: Georgia Institute of Technology, BS

    Erin began her career at VCA Pets Are People Too in 2007. She was born in Macon, Georgia and grew up in Miami, Florida. Her family relocated to Georgia in 1993. She graduated from Berkmar High School and also graduated in 2008 with a BS in Biology from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Erin loves taking care of the pets at the hospital. You can often find her in the exercise yard playing and spoiling the pets in her care.

    "I work here because it’s a great combination between my love of animals and my curiosity in medicine."


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 emergency, please call us immediately. If it is after hours, please contact one of the following nearby emergency care clinics:

VCA Dekalb Gwinnett Animal Emergency - 770-491-0661 - 6430 Lawrenceville Highway, Tucker, Georgia  30084

Georgia Veterinary Specialists - 404-459-0903 - 455 Abernathy Road NE, Atlanta, Georgia  30328