Cassandra

Position: Veterinary Assistant
Education: Pleasant Valley & Monroe Career & Technical Institute; Northampton College

Are you from this area?

I was born in New Jersey and moved to the Poconos with my family in 2003.  I moved to Forty Fort in 2014 with my fiancé and our three German Shorthaired Pointers – Morgen, Hooch, and Chloe, and our Chihuahua – Xena.

Why are you in Veterinary medicine?

I chose this field for the love of animals.  Helping animals has always been my interest and makes me feel like I am making a difference.

What do you love most about your job?

Taking care of our patients.  I want them to feel at home at our hospital.

Why do you work for SAAH?

SAAH is a great and friendly environment.  We all work great as a team by helping each other to get to our fullest potential.

What do you do as a hobby or on your time off?

In my spare time I like to spend time with my pups, reading, fishing, watching football and Nascar, and taking naps.