Hospital ManagerMelanie Demski
Veterinary Tech School: Holyoke Community College
School: Porter and Chester, Certificate in Phlebotomy
Melanie has been a skilled Veterinary Technician since 1998, spending most of that time at VCA South Hadley Animal Hospital, and becoming Practice Manager there in 2008. She was Senior Zookeeper at the Zoo in Forest Park where she gained a lot of experience in exotic/wild animal handling and care. She also received her Certificate in Phlebotomy in 2004 and did human phlebotomy at an outpatient lab part-time. Melanie attended the Veterinary Technician program at Holyoke Community College, and also worked at VCA Boston Road Animal Hospital as an Emergency/Referral Technician for three years. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two beautiful daughters, canoeing, bass fishing, camping, going to the beach, playing bass, and watching the Patriots. She also can't help but spoil her three-legged cat "Bamboo" and her beagle "Milli". Melanie is very excited to be joining the VCA Shaker Road team!!