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April W.
Veterinary Assistant

April has been with VCA Columbia Animal Hospital at Centre Park since March of 2005. April was born and raised in the veterinary field and her father was a highly respected veterinarian in the community for many years. She has been working as a veterinary assistant since 1993. April's compassion for all animals shows the instant you meet her. She resides in Ellicott City with her husband of 20 years, Brian, and her daughter, Kylie. A confirmed collie fanatic, April has two of her own, Wyatt and Trooper.

"I consider it a great privilege to work with precious animals because, like Albert Schweitzer, I hold a high reverence for all life. I strive to make a difference in the lives of animals and their human counterparts who come to our office with a need. My goal is to provide comfort, assurance, and healing through sound medical practices, with patients and their families leaving the office feeling better than when they first came in. Touching an animal's life in a positive and loving way is one of the most fulfilling things I can do."

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.