Lancaster Pet Grooming & Boarding
Kennel SupervisorStacia Zimmerman
Stacia has been working at VCA Smoketown since 2000, Stacia is a veterinary assistant and also helps out in the kennel. In her spare time Stacia enjoys spending time with her husband, 2 boys, gardening, cooking & her dogs.
" As I work with in our Physical Rehabilitation Department I do it for the satisfaction of seeing and being a part of the progression of our rehab patients. There is such a great reward in helping and witnessing a patient take a step towards their physical wellness."
Kennel AssistantJessica Denlinger
Jessica has been at Smoketown since 2013 as a kennel assistant while persuing her dream of becoming a certified Veterinary Tech. In her free time she enjoys her family, going swimming, hiking and boating.
"I do what I do because I have always enjoyed being surrounded by animals and wanted to be able to make them feel better, as well as care for them and make them feel loved while their owners are away."
Cathy has been a receptionist at VCA Smoketown since 1985 and is now one of our full time pet groomers. Cathy is also involved with dog training that we offer here at our hospital. In her sparetime she enjoys gardening.
" I do what I do because I really enjoy helping people with their pets. Because I am part of the client service team I feel like I can be an important part of the client's experience".
Danita is one of our two groomers at VCA Smoketown Animal Hospital. She has a German Shepherd named Sage. Sage loves playing with other dogs, especially her parents Pomeranian, Lexi. She attends Weaverland Mennonite Church weekly with her family. She also helps out in the nursery once a month. Danita has gone on a couple missions trips with her church and has gone to Montana and helped paint and fix up houses. She has also helped with a vacation bible school for kids and made crafts with them. They also had a mission’s trip in Costa Rica where they expanded and repainted a church and played with the kids. In her free time she likes to play volleyball and catch up with friends. She loves playing with Sage and spending time with her. She goes hiking, swimming, four wheeler riding, etc. Her dog Sage would do anything with her or for her. She loves her with all her heart. "Dogs are angels in disguise. They watch over you and protect you and they are your best friend, always there for you when you need them."