VCA South Hadley Animal Hospital

Veterinary Support

  • Technician Supervisor

    Francesca B.
    Veterinary Tech School: Holyoke Community College

    Francesca brought her compassion for animals to us in 2008, and is a skilled veterinary nurse and surgical assistant. She has one cat named Iggy and a dog named Muddy . In her spare time, she enjoys reading, listening to music, and playing drums.

  • Certified Veterinary Technician

    Angela A.
    School: University of Massachusetts, Pre-Veterinary Medicine

    Angela joined our team in 2013 and enjoys working with a large variety of animals.  She graduated from the University of Massachusetts, majoring in Pre-Veterinary Medicine. She has obtained her CVT in 2014.  Angela shares her life with five cats. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, playing the piano, the outdoors, and spending time with family.

  • Technician

    Jean Allen

  • Technician

    Terry B.
    School: Umass/Animal Science Major, BA

    Terry has a special interest in avian medicine and is a very skilled avian/exotics technician. In her spare time, she enjoys sports-especially the Red Sox and spending time with her pets, which include 2 lovebirds (Charlene and Meatball), 2 cockatiels (Poochi and Baby), 2 cats (Wally and Little Girl) and 2 sparrows that were unable to be returned to the wild after being dropped off at our hospital (Tito and Peepers).

  • Technician

    Tyler B.
    Veterinary Tech School: Holyoke Community College

    Tyler started at VCA South Hadley in 2010 and also joined us from the Veterinary Technician program at Holyoke Community College. He has two cats, "Tony" and "Tigger"  and a Budgie named "Meryl Streep".  He enjoys being a technician here because he enjoys working with the large range of exotic pets, and is particularly fond of pocket pets. In his spare time, he enjoys photography and playing the violin.

  • Technician

    Ashley R.
    Veterinary Tech School: Holyoke Community College

    Ashley is a graduate from the Veterinary Technician Program at Holyoke Community College and is currently studying to take the national exam to become a certified veterinary technician. Ashley loves animals and has a special interest in exotics. She lives with a variety of snakes, lizards, frogs, turtles, rabbits, mice and gerbils, as well as her two cats named King Louis and Sassy. In her spare time she enjoys reading and camping.

  • Technician

    Samantha Trybus


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 call VCA Boston Road Animal Hospital at (413) 783-1203.