Our Team Overview

The friendly, professional staff at VCA Blairstown Animal Hospital is made up of dedicated individuals who make it their mission to help pets live long, healthy lives. To be true to this mission, the hospital team relies on many individuals, each equally important in helping us deliver the best patient and client experience for both you and your pet.

Teamwork is a constant in our daily practice. From the friendly staff at the front desk to the talented and dedicated technicians and doctors, to the fun-loving kennel and day-care staff, our team works cohesively to create a warm and welcoming experience for both you and your pet.

Our team provides exceptional veterinary care of the highest quality, including the care and dedication that make a difference.

Explore our staff biographies and learn about the people who make our facility an excellent choice for your pet care needs.

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Carol Clegg
DVM Staff Veterinarian
Dr. Carolyn Clegg has been an associate veterinarian with VCA Blairstown Animal Hospital since 1998. She graduated from North Carolina State University-College of Veterinary Medicine in 1994. Her interests include dermatology and geriatric care. She resides in Blairstown with her husband and two children. They have rescued many pets over the years and currently have two dogs, three cats, and a guinea pig. In her spare time, she enjoys flea markets, reading, family camping trips, and cheering for Philly sports teams. "I love the ability to get to know our clients and tailor my approach to each individual pet and ...
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John Lovell
DVM Medical Director

Dr. Lovell is a New Jersey native, having grown up in Somerset county. He received his Bachelor of Science degree with High Honors in Animal Science with a focus in Pre-Veterinary Medicine and Research from Rutgers University, Cook College. Upon graduation, he relocated to Ithaca, New York, where he received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2008.

He has worked as an associate veterinarian at Ocean County Veterinary Hospital and Flanders Veterinary Clinic. In 2016, Dr. Lovell joined the team at VCA Blairstown Animal Hospital. He has strong interests...

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Our veterinarians are a team of highly trained individuals dedicated to the health and well-being of your pets. Explore our veterinarians' biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital an excellent choice for your pet's care.

Veterinarian Support

Our technicians and support team members are all gentle animal lovers who treat your pets with the compassion and respect they deserve. Explore our support team members' biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital such a good choice for your pet's care.


The hospital administration team consists of management personnel who oversee all staff members, hospital activities and the facilities. Together, they keep the hospital running smoothly, ensuring quality patient care and excellent client service. From the moment you check in, our administrative staff is here to deliver the best possible experience to you and your pet before, during and after your visit.

Client Services

We are committed to providing the best possible service and our Client Services team loves to exceed pet owner's expectations. Whether it's answering your calls, guiding you and your pet to the exam rooms or checking you in and out quickly, our Client Service representatives and Receptionists are dedicated to providing helpful client and patient support that raises the bar on customer service.

Pet Care Specialists

Just as we emphasize health, we also understand the value of providing a full line of care to our clients, which may include boarding and/or grooming services. Our team of caring and compassionate staff are here to offer your pets exceptional services that keep them feeling and looking their best while you're away.
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Our teams are united in our common purpose of taking care of the future of veterinary medicine.
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