RachelLead Veterinary Technician
Rachel joined the team in August 2012. Rachel is a military wife and has lived in many places including Colorado, Kentucky, Washington, Germany and now Maine. Rachel is also a foster mom for cats and kittens, something that she thoroughly enjoys! Rachel considers a soccer field her 'home away from home' where she can be found most week nights and weekends watching her boys play competitively. She shares her home with her husband Dave, her three boys Cole, Luke and Nick, her five cats MacGyver, Murdoc, Guenhwyver, Piper and Nala, as well as her two German Shepherds Sarge and Sasha.
Heather was born in Biddeford and has lived in Maine her whole life. She currently lives with her three cats (Churro, Puck, and Kubota) and her Hound mix, Red. She also has her corn snake (Medusa) and her ball python (Andromeda). Heather has been with Biddeford Animal Hospital since the summer of 2003; she began here with as an intern from New Hampshire Community Technical College. She graduated from NHCTC (now Great Bay) in 2004 and has since been working full-time with us. She enjoys learning and has been improving her skills at drawing animals. Other interests include behavior, nutrition, and reptiles. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her pets, reading and spending time with friends and family.
Kelly obtained her degree in veterinary technology from York County Community College in 2017. She has a strong passion for animal behavior, training cats and dogs, and feline enrichment and welfare. In her spare time, you can find Kelly reading a book at the beach, clicker training her cats at home, or learning more about various feline Trap/Neuter/Return programs in the area. Kelly currently lives in Biddeford with her husband and two very bossy cats.
Sarah was born and raised in Albany, NY. She recently relocated to Maine with Elsie, her trusted canine companion. Sarah obtained her BS in Animal Science from SUNY Cobleskill and is currently working towards her degree in Veterinary Technology. She has a passion for marine life, exotic pets, and Pit Bull Terriers. When Sarah is not at BAH, you will likely find her on the beach or she will be exploring Maine with Elsie.
Desiree is our newest Vet Assistant. She has lived in Maine her whole life. Her passion for animals is what brought her to Biddeford Animal Hospital. She has a cat named Oreo and a horse named Janie C. She also lives at home with Ivy, a Pitbull, Willy, a Bichon Frise and Izzy the family's cat. She loves working with cats and dogs as well as small animals and chickens. When not at BAH she can be found out riding her horse or spending her time outdoors with family and friends.