BELCHERTOWN 

VETERINARY HOSPITAL 

&

CANTERBURY TAILS

 VETERINARY CLINIC

Meet Our Belchertown Team

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Jennifer- Practice Manager

Jennifer joined our teams in March 2020. She is a Connecticut native who graduated from the University of Connecticut in 2009 with a B.S in Animal Science and a minor in Sociology. She comes to us with over 15+ years of experience as a Veterinary Technician and a Veterinary Technician Coordinator. Jen is the proud owner of 3 rescue pets, Loki (Tortoiseshell Cat), Ophelia (Giant American Chinchilla rabbit), and Blitz (German Shepherd Mix).

Anna- Head Veterinary Technician

Meet Anna! Anna joined our team in April 2021. She went to Greenfield Community College and has worked at three hospitals in Western Mass as an assistant and then as a technician. She chose to go into the veterinary field at 19 and has been loving it for almost 8 years. Anna particularly likes assisting with surgery, dental procedures, and of course cuddling with all patients, big and small. On days off you can find her hiking, reading, and hanging out with her now 6 year old bottle baby cats, Pluto and Adi. 

Chelsea- Veterinary Technician

Chelsea joined our team in 2020. Chelsea is a very talented individual, she is crossed trained as both a receptionist, and a veterinary technician. Chelsea has a particular interest in our feline friends. She enjoys educating owners, and providing exceptional care. She is the proud owner of two cats, Summer and Maya. Summer is pictured right. 

Sue- Receptionist

Susan joined our team in February 2016. She previously worked in the human medical field but her love of animals drew her to work in the veterinary field. She is a Native Vermonter who now lives in Belchertown with her husband, three dogs, three cats, a chinchilla and chickens too numerous to count. Susan's favorite animals are the down-trodden ones no one else wants. Her dream is to win the lottery and open a huge rescue! Besides her animals Susan loves to garden and restore furniture into pieces of art.

Christine- Receptionist

Christine joined our team in December 2021. Christine works at both our Belchertown and Ware locations. She comes to us with over 20 plus years of experience in the banking industry and a B.S from Penn State in Behavioral Science. Christine and her husband are residents of West Brookfield. She is wonderful mother to her three kids and three dogs. In her free time, she enjoys going to the beach and attending concerts. 

Niki- Receptionist

Niki joined our team in April 2022. She comes to us as an experienced veterinary front office coordinator with a background in both large and small animal care. After years spent working with horses in a variety of positions she decided to focus on her love of veterinary medicine starting with emergency and moving into general practice. When note working Niki enjoys caring for her 4 horses, 2 dogs, 3 cats, and a spunky kitten; she also has a flock of registered Shetland Sheep that she breeds and shows.