Patti joined the team at Westover Animal Clinic in 2001. She is a Certified Veterinary Technician with special interests in dentistry, pharmacology, nutrition, and behavior. In addition to her technician duties, Patti is in charge of purchasing and inventory for the clinic.
Patti earned an Associates degree in Veterinary Technology from SUNY Farmingdale and a BS in Animal Bioscience from Penn State University. Since 1989, Patti has worked in private practices, emergency hospitals, an animal shelter, as an animal control officer, and in an animal diagnostic lab. Patti has shared her life with many pets, including ducks, rabbits, wild birds, mice, gerbils, hamsters, fish, and the usual cats and dogs. She loves Jersey cows - and hopes to someday get the horse she has always wanted.
Patti moved to Massachusetts from New York in 1997 with her husband, daughter, and son. Outside of work, Patti enjoys traveling, boating, and whatever adventures her family finds. Sports have always played a big part in Patti's family life, and they currently are predominately a hockey family. Patti enjoys all the friends she has made in her life - and looks forward to the future as her children approach their college years.