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Ruth Shafer

Reception Supervisor

Education: Columbia Greene Community College & The College of St Rose

Interests: Taking care of my 7 cats, Boating, Hiking, Sewing, and Playing with my Grandchildren

Year start in Veterinary/Animal Field: 2010

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Heather Marchant

Practice Manager

Over 10 years in the veterinary emergency field. 
Additional certificates: Fear Free Certified
Interests: Rescuing special needs pit bulls, working in her grooming shop, Pit Stop Pet Grooming, and working on her farm.

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Maria Romano Trampe'

Accounting and Marketing

Education: Associates in Business Management, Accounting Principles and Real Estate Practices certificate program

Additional Certs and awards: TNR Certification, CPR Certified, Certified in Orthodontic Assisting and Management Quickbooks Certified, Animal handling and emergency Protocols Certified (Elmwood Park Zoo)

Interests: Running a Non-Profit Animal Welfare Organization, Creating Custom Glass fused memorials and gifts, Cooking, Exercising

Year start in Veterinary/Animal Field: 2007

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Michelle Grant

Inventory Manager & Veterinary Technician

Michelle has been with PVA since 1983!  She is a key Veterinary Technician.

Interests: AKC Dog Shows with Kerry Blue Terriers, Dog Grooming, Alternative/Natural Health Medicine

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Shirley Gabbert

Certified Veterinary Technician

Education: Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology from Delaware Technical and Community College Additional
Certs and awards: Certified in K-Laser Use

Certified in basic and advanced life support.
Interests: Riding motorcycles, Playing with my dog Milo and cat Izzy
Year start in Veterinary/Animal Field: 2004

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Colleen Canfield

Veterinary Technician

Colleen has been with Patt Vet since June 2016.

Graduated with her Certified Veterinary Technician degree from Harcum College in 2018. 


Lisa Steckhouse

Veterinary Assistant

Education: Associates in Science( Medical Laboratory Technology) Gwynedd Mercy College

Interests: Gardening, working outside, Hiking, Space, History, science fiction and cats

Year start in Veterinary/Animal Field: 2002

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Sarah Wilson

Veterinary Assistant

Education: B.S. in Biology

Certified in Pet CPR

Started in Veterinary/animal field in 2018


Robert Angst Jr.

Veterinary Assistant

Education: Enrolled at Montgomery County Community College

Started in Veterinary/Animal field in 2017

Interests: Skilled in venomous snake handling and relocations

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Stephanie Snovel


Year start in Veterinary/Animal Field: 2017

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Stephanie White


Year start in Veterinary/Animal Field: 2013

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Jared Ritenour


Interests: Horseback Riding, Hiking, and reading

Started in Veterinary/animal field in 2017

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Terri Howerter

Sterilization and Housekeeping

Interests: Cats, Squirrels, raising newborn animals
Year start in Veterinary/Animal Field: 1992