Veterinary Specialists Serving Central Pennsylvania

The pet health care team at Metzger Animal Hospital consists of you, your pet and our veterinary professionals. Your pets are cared for by highly trained team members including certified veterinary technicians and veterinarians. We are prepared to handle your pet’s health care requirements, from emergency treatment to the basic needs such as examinations, skin and ear problems, gastrointestinal issues and vaccinations, among others.

Veterinarians

Dr. Andy VanGorder

DVM

Dr. Andy VanGorder is a native of nearby Mill Hall and received his undergraduate degree…

Dr. Alejandro Martinez

DVM

Dr. Alejandro Martinez received his B.S. in Animal Bioscience with a minor in wildlife sciences,…

Dr. Anne Granite

DVM

Born and raised near Cincinnati, Ohio, Dr. Granite received her undergraduate degree in Biology from…

Dr. Caitlin Ervine

DVM

Raised in Mifflinburg, PA, she attended Penn State University, receiving her B.S. in Veterinary and…

Dr. Erin Luley

VMD

Dr. Erin Luley earned a B.S. in Animal Bioscience from Penn State University in 2010.…

Dr. Fred Metzger

DVM, MRCVS, Diplomate ABVP

Dr. Fred Metzger received his B.S. with high distinction in Animal Bioscience, from Penn State…

Dr. Holly M. Brown

DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVP (Clinical Pathology)

Dr. Holly Brown received her DVM from the University of Georgia in 2001 and worked…

Dr. John Griffiths

DVM

Raised in Wichita, Kansas, Dr. Griffiths graduated with a B.S. in both biology and English…

Dr. Mark Koshko

DVM, Diplomate ABVP

Centre County native Dr. Mark Koshko received his B.S. in Biology, with honors from California…

Dr. Robert Rider

DVM, CCRT

Dr. Bob Rider received his B.S. in Dairy and Animal Science from Penn State University…

Dr. Taylor Young

DVM

Dr. Taylor Young was raised in southeastern Pennsylvania.  She completed her undergraduate studies at Penn…

Practice Management

Amber Casher

Certified Veterinary Technician, Weekend Supervisor

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2017.

Ashlee Snyder

Medical Manager, Certified Veterinary Technician

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2009.

Britta Rowell

Client Care Manager

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2009.

Ciera Sallese

Inventory Manager, Certified Veterinary Technician, Veterinary Technician Specialist (Clinical Practice)

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2009.

Jennifer Wasson

Surgical Manager, Certified Veterinary Technician

Metzger Animal Hospital's first team member - started in December of 1992.

Kristen Fletcher

Practice Manager

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 1995.

Kyle Granite

Assistant Technician Manager, Veterinary Assistant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2011.

Lee Metzger

Facilities Manager

Mike Granite Jr.

Orthopedic Surgery Veterinary Assistant, Assistant Technician Manager

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2008.

Roger Miller

ER Technician Supervisor, Certified Veterinary Technician

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2010.

Certified Veterinary Technicians and Veterinary Assistants

Alexa Campbell

Certified Veterinary Technician

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2018.

Amanda Dale

Certified Veterinary Technician, Internship Program Coordinator

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2009.
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Annie Fulcomer

Veterinary Technician

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2019.

Barry St. George

Senior Veterinary Assistant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 1999.
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Bethany McElheny

Certified Veterinary Technician

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2019.

Brittany Hensley

Veterinary Assistant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2018.

Carlee Abrahamson

Veterinary Assistant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2013.

Cheyanne Snyder

Certified Veterinary Technician

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2015.

Clayton Dick

Veterinary Assistant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2014.

Corey Price

Laboratory Technician/Veterinary Assistant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2016.
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Courtney Celej

Veterinary Assistant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2019.

Destiny Homan

Veterinary Assistant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2016.

Emily Smith

Certified Veterinary Technician

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2018.

Faith Hartman

Veterinary Assistant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2017.

Heaven Brown

Veterinary Assistant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2017.

Honey Kanouff

Senior Veterinary Assistant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2002.

Jessica Wilson-Hess

MS, Certified Veterinary Technician, Veterinary Technician Specialist (Internal Medicine)

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2006.

Kacie Aversa

Certified Veterinary Technician

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2016.
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Kathryn Nartatez

Veterinary Assistant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2018.

Kelly Kirkner

Veterinary Assistant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2018.
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Lauren Dowling

Certified Veterinary Technician

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2019.

Maddie McGoldrick

Veterinary Assistant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2018.
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Miranda Simpson

Veterinary Assistant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2019.

Olivia Ewing

Certified Veterinary Technician

Rachelle Shaffer

Certified Veterinary Technician

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2018.

Sarah Swartz

Veterinary Assistant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2018.

Steven Askey

Certified Veterinary Technician

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2015.
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Taylor Bush

Veterinary Assistant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2019.

Tricia MacArthur

Certified Veterinary Technician

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2016.

Client Care Team

Britney Croyle

Client Care Team

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2016.

Cathie Dick

Client Care Team

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2016.

Chelsie Beam

Client Care Team

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2017.

Erin McNulty

Client Care Team

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2014.
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Grace Gover

Client Care Team

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2019.

Grace Sigel

Client Care Team

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2017.

Jessica Martell

Client Care Team

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2014.

Kayla Harwick

Client Care Team

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2016.

Rehabilitation Services

Anne Risaliti

PT, CCRT-Physical Therapist and Certified Canine Rehabilitation Therapist

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2015.

Kevin McCarthy

DC, AVCA, Certified Veterinary Chiropractor

Dr. Kevin McCarthy graduated from the New York Chiropractic School in 2008 and opened Hands…

Physical Plant

Arlene Stahlman

Veterinary Attendant

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 2017.
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David Gambocurta

Metzger Animal Hospital team member since 1995.