Anne grew up in Goldsboro, a small town in eastern North Carolina and had a wide variety of pets growing up, including dogs, a duck, a pig and even a white mouse. Anne attended the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill and received her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, Advertising. Anne spent the next twenty plus years working in advertising, sales, marketing and human resources up and down the east coast. She never knew she would be lucky enough to work in a veterinary hospital!
Outside of the animal clinic, Anne spends her time running, gardening and cooking for friends.
Furry Friends: Lily, an Italian Greyhound/Chihuahua mix
Registered Veterinary Technician
Ruth was born and raised in North Carolina. She has 20 years of experience in the veterinary field with the last 10 years as an RVT. Ruth enjoys hanging out with her husband and 3 kids, crocheting, cooking comfort food and jamming to classic rock and 90s music.
Amber started in the veterinary field in 2002 as an assistant. She worked in emergency, surgery and appointments at Triangle Veterinary Hospital for over 10 years before joining the MAH team. She enjoys spending her free time outdoors with her two boys, aged 8 and 1. Amber also has four furrbabies at home: Butters, her pittie, and Taki, Sushi and Chili, her kitties.
Cassidy just moved back to her home state after living and working in the veterinary community in Columbus, Ohio. She was raised in the country — around all types of animals and knew she wanted nothing else but to care for them as she got older. Her job follows her home to her 4 fur babies: Misha (the grumpy old man), Maya (the angel of trouble), Lucy (the spicy tortie) and Margo. We are almost 100% positive that this number will go up in the near future. In her spare time she enjoys spoiling and traveling with her pets.
Veterinary Assistant/Patient Care Coordinator
Kay grew up in Virginia and recently moved to North Carolina in March 2023. She graduated from the University of Central Florida with her degree in Biology. Kay works at two animal hospitals; one as a general practice and the other as emergency medicine. She is currently in school to get her license to be a veterinary technician. When she isn’t working, she loves to shop at the farmers market, go on puppy playdates at the dog park, and hang out with friends/family.
Furry Friends: Klassic, her pointer lab mix and Kree Noelle, her domestic short hair tabby.
Margaret graduated from the University of North Carolina with a degree in biology. Her experience in animal care extends to her childhood, when she was known as the neighborhood petsitter. When she isn’t busy focusing on her patients, she likes to go on trail rides, peruse the NC farmer’s market, or just sit on the couch and watch some sports!
Furry Friends: Beaux, her favorite problem child pit mix; Teddy, her sweetheart rescue chow chow; and Squanch, her colossal tabby cat, and her bubbly cat, Pepper (PhD).
Shelly was born in Long Island, NY and came to North Carolina in 2008. She started in the veterinary field in 2013 as an assistant. In her free time she enjoys practicing Krav Maga, running and hiking and being a homebody.
Furry Friends: Rylee, a senior Siamese mix cat
Patient Care Coordinator
Bristol was born and raised in Durham, North Carolina. Bristol was an original staff member at MAH back in 2015 and has returned to run Reception after several years at VSH/Blue Pearl administering chemotherapy in Oncology. Bristol has also spent 5 years working with Wake County Animal Shelter. Outside of the clinic, Bristol enjoys her time traveling to the beach with family & Luna.
Furry Friends: Luna, a glamourous Pomeranian
Patient Care Coordinator
Madeline grew up in New Jersey and always had a love for animals. She had cats and pocket pets growing up, as well as a love for riding horses and working in the stables. After graduating from Drew University, she lived in New York City before settling down in Chapel Hill.
Outside of the hospital, Madeline loves the gym, cooking, reading, and goat yoga.