The Assistants at APH
Ashlee, Veterinary Assistant
Ashlee started with Aurora Pet Hospital in March of 2017. She is a graduate of Watsonville High School in California and came to us with 4 years of Veterinary experience under her belt. While Ashlee is not working she enjoys listening to music, reading, traveling, arts and crafts and being a cat mom to Graham and Luther.
Katie, Veterinary Assistant
Katie joined our team in September of 2017. She is a graduate of McDowell High School in Erie, PA. She loves traveling with her fiancé Jon, working out and spending time with her friends and family. She is a fur mom to Bella her golden retriever and her 3 cats, Luna, Dexter and Wally. A fun fact about Katie is that she was an Irish dancer here in Buffalo while growing up! Katie has plans to pursue her degree in Veterinary Technology after her up-coming wedding!
Kelsey, Veterinary Assistant
Kelsey is a graduate of Holland High School, attended Canisius College for Animal Behavior, Ecology and Conservation (ABEC) and Biology Major in their Pre-Veterinary program. She is now currently enrolled in Veterinary School at Lincoln Memorial University College of Veterinary Medicine. Kelsey's animal family consists of 2 cats, Gus and Nelson. When she is not at school or work, she enjoys volunteering at the SCPA, dancing, playing softball and going to concerts with her boyfriend Ben. While Kelsey is enrolled at school, she is still working at Aurora Pet Hospital on winter and summer breaks!
Melissa is a graduate of Attica High School, and holds a bachelor's degree from Buffalo State College. She began working at Aurora Pet Hospital in 2011. Her family consists of her son Evan, and 2 Jack Russell Terriers, Riley and Lida. Melissa and Evan love traveling, hiking and swimming. When Melissa is not working at Aurora Pet Hospital she is at Genesee Community College, where she holds the title of Nursing Lab Coordinator.