meet our
previous winners!

We receive thousands of impressive nominations every year. What makes a nominee stand heads and tails above the rest? Meet our past Veterinary Awards winners to find out!

2016 winners

practice of the year

Metzger Animal Hospital

State College, PA

veterinarian of the year

Sean Aiken, DVM, MS, DACVS

Veterinary Specialty Hospital of San Diego
San Diego, CA

veterinary technician of the year

Annette Kim, RVT

Abbotsford Animal Hospital
Aurora, ON

practice manager of the year

Jody Weaver, CVT

Rau Animal Hospital
Glenside, PA

receptionist of the year

Crystal Dawson

Northpointe Animal Hospital
Lynnwood, WA

pet parent of the year

Erin Kowalski

Bialy’s Wellness Foundation and AURA Natural Pet, LLC
Chicago, IL

2015 winners

practice of the year

Coral Springs Animal Hospital

Coral Springs, FL

veterinarian of the year

Dr. Tracey Jensen

Wellington Veterinary Clinic PC
Wellington, CO

veterinary technician of the year

Monique Feyrecilde

Mercer Island Veterinary Clinic
Mercer Island, WA

practice manager of the year

Gretchen Dillon-Sauer

South Carolina Veterinary Specialists and Emergency Care
Columbia, SC

receptionist of the year

Bob Gauthier

Red Mountain Animal Hospital
Mesa, AZ

pet parent of the year

Lindsay Condefer

Street Tails Animal Rescue
Philadelphia, PA

2014 winners

practice of the year

Animal Hospital of North Asheville

Asheville, NC

veterinarian of the year

Dr. Kim Slensky

Hope Veterinary Specialists
Malvern, PA

veterinary technician of the year

Megan Brashear

DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital
Portland, OR

practice manager of the year

Kristen Hoffman

Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Clinic (VSEC)
Levittown, PA

2013 winners

veterinarian of the year

Dr. Natalie Marks

Blum Animal Hospital
Chicago, IL

veterinary technician of the year

Kim Franck

Adamstown Veterinary Hospital
Denver, PA

practice manager of the year

Suzanne Cross

Brighton-Eggert Animal Clinic
Tonawanda, NY

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