We know your pets are special.
We think th
eir healthcare should be, too.

NAH Boarding Staff

Meet the group of wonderful people who do all they can to make your pet's stay with us just like a vacation!


Boarding Manager
Dave started his career at Newport Animal Hospital in Octoberof 2008. After graduating from the University of Rhode Island with degrees in biology and animal science, Dave ended up here at NAH working as a veterinary technician. While he excelled in the position, Dave found he enjoyed working with the pets in our boarding facility most of all. He earned a promotion to boarding manager in the summer of 2012 and does an amazing job keeping our boarders happy and healthy! Dave is also NAH's AdoptionCoordinator. When he is not devoting his attention to our boarders and adoptees, Dave is spoiling his two cats,"Tookie" and "Matsi",  and his Border Collie mix"Echo".




Senior Boarding Assistant
Kelly became a boarding assistant at NAH in Novemberof 2012. After graduating from Portsmouth High Schoolin 2011, she began searching for a job that would give her experience in the animal care field. Kelly is interested in becoming a certified veterinary technician, which made Newport Animal Hospital a great fit! She loves working with animals everyday and is looking to pursue a degree in animal sciences. Kelly also loves horses and is an experienced rider. She grew upin Portsmouth RI with many pets over the years, (including two Labrador Retrievers named Genny and Dakota) and is currently the proud mom of two cats, Manson and Lily,and a hamster named Caesar.