VCA Swengel Animal Hospital

Client Services

  • Receptionist

    Michelle Taylor

    Michelle Taylor is originally from Franklin and joined Swengel Animal Hospital in 2006. Michelle received her Realtor's license from the Indianapolis Metropolitan Board of Realtors in 2007. Michelle loves working with the hospital staff and the clients and their pets. Michelle's pets include four dogs: Reese, a Boxer, Belle, a Beagle, Mya, a Yorkie and Gabbi, a dachsund. She also cares for her 2 cats. In her spare time, Michelle enjoys shopping, cooking, swimming and spending time with her family and friends.

  • Receptionist

    Chelsea Emerick

    Chelsea started her journey with VCA Swengel Animal Hospital in 2010, serving as an extern/volunteer during her college years. Chelsea graduated from Harrison College in 2011 with her veterinary technician degree.  In 2012, Chelsea rejoined VCA Swengel Animal Hospital after working as a technician at VCA Sugar Grove Animal Hospital.  Chelsea resides in Flat Rock on a farm.  Chelsea has been working with animals all her life. Growing up, she showed large farm animals in 4-H and has helped raise goats, dairy & meat cattle.  In her free time, Chelsea enjoys spending time with family and friends, hunting, and helping out on the family farm.  Chelsea is a proud mother of two black labs, Matt and Kitty.

  • Receptionist

    Sherri Graham

    Sherri joined the VCA Swengel Animal Hospital family in 2012. She enjoys and appreciates the professionalism and dedication of the doctors and staff.  Sherri also enjoys meeting and assisting the many clients who visit the hospital.  She enjoys the variety and personalities of all the animals that come in for a visit.  Sherri enjoys boating, fishing and traveling with her husband Lee.  Her hobbies include cooking, gardening, decorating, crafts and all forms of needlework.


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 during normal business hours, please call us immediately. If you have an emergency outside of our normal business hours, please contact a local emergency animal hospital.