Licensed Veterinary Technician
Education: St. Petersburg University
Hometown: Fancy Gap, VA
Pets: Lots of crazy cats and a Golden Retriever, Cooper
Lydia joined the AMS health care team in 2001 as a Veterinary Assistant and, after realizing her love for veterinary medicine, went on to receive her degree as a Licensed Veterinary Technician. She is our currently our Director of Patient Care, overseeing the management of our surgical patients, as well as, treating and managing hospital inpatients and outpatients. She is our small animal nutrition counselor and cat behavioral specialist. She also manages our small animal emergency cases during and, occasionally, after hours. Lydia has numerous cats and dogs and she also provides care for rescue animals in need.