Rome Animal Hospital

Veterinary Support

  • Technician Supervisor

    Beth .
    Veterinary Tech School: Suny Delhi

    Beth has been with us for over five years after graduating from Suny Delhi with her associates degree in veterinary science technology. She served as a veterinary science  tutor while attending Suny Delhi. Beth is a licensed veterinary techinican who works diligently to provide the best possible patient care. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her son, her dog Annie and her two cats.

    She has also been recently named the parasite-pro.  This position means that Beth has received extra training in parasite prevention and treatment.  If you have any questions regarding parasites, she is the person to go to. 

  • Licensed Veterinary Technician

    Adina .
    Veterinary Tech School: Murray State University

    Adina has over 15 years of experience in veterinary technology. She works primarily in the surgical area.

    Adina is also a commercial pilot and works at the local airports as a flight instructor.

  • Licensed Veterinary Technician

    Corinne .
    Veterinary Tech School: SUNY Delhi

    Corinne graduated from Adirondack High School in Boonville NY in 2010.  She attended SUNY Delhi for her veterinary technology training.  Corinne plans to continue her education and eventually hopes to attend veterinary school.

    Corinne has a horse named Snowball, and she competes at the state level in Western Pleasure. 

  • Licensed Veterinary Technician

    Tara Fresch
    Veterinary Tech School: SUNY Canton

    Tara is a newer addition to our Rome Animal Hospital Family.  Tara enjoys singing, camping and speding time with her family and dog Midnight. Tara brings a high level of care and compassion to our team, and has a special interest in feline medicine.

    As your Cat Champion, Tara, has committed to making sure all our feline patients receive specific care for their needs.  Her specialty is making our hospital as warm and inviting as possible for our fussy feline patients.

  • Licensed Veterinary Technician

    Katia Lauricella
    Veterinary Tech School: Medaille College

    Katia just recently joined our staff as a veterinary technician and has a great personality and work ethic! She graduated from Medaille College with a Bachelors Degree in Veterinary Technology. In her spare time she like to play the violin, go camping and spend time with family and friends.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Kate .

    Kate has been with the Rome Animal Hospital for over 29 years.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Kathy .

    Care and compassion are the words best describing Kathy. Kathy has been with Rome Animal Hospital for several years, taking a leading role with our staff. Kathy is also our dietary consultant for clients with pets with dietary recommendations.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Melvin Taylor

    Mel has been kind enough to continue to help our team as well as work at the Oneida Animal Hospital. He brings a lot of knowledge and experience to our staff. He enjoys being outdoors and spending time with his grandchildren. He has a golden retriever named Candy that he enjoys taking for walks.


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

We are available to assist you by phone 24 hours a day.

In case of emergency, please call us at (315) 337-1470.

We are located on the corner of Rt 365 and Lamphear Road in Rome New York.