Damascus Veterinary Hospital

24939 Ridge Road
Damascus, MD 20872

(301)253-2072

www.damascusvet.com

KERRI

Hospital Administrator

Kerri was born and raised in Emmitsburg, MD. She graduated from Catoctin High School and went on to complete the Medical Assistant program at Kaplan University. Kerri currently lives in Mount Airy with her husband Michael and 3 children Travis, Anthony and Kaylee. Kerri has always had a great love for all animals and was excited to accept a position at Damascus Veterinary Hospital. Kerri has 2 4-legged fur babies.

Kerri rescued a German Shepherd mix named Max and a Doberman Pinscher mix named Sadie. Kerri enjoys taking her puppies to the dog park and on walks. In Kerri's free time you will either find her at the race track watching her husband and son race or at the ball field watching her son play baseball and daughter play softball.


SANDY

Receptionist 

Sandy has been with Damascus Veterinary Hospital since 2005. She was born in Washington, DC and has lived all her life in Maryland. Sandy graduated from DuVal High School in Prince George's County. She has a daughter and a son as well as a grandson who is a very special part of her life. She also has a full-time job with Frederick County Public Schools. Sandy loves interacting with all the animals that come into the hospital, especially since her own dog of 13 years, Freckles, is no longer around. Seeing the animals fills that void. In her spare time, Sandy enjoys spending time with her grandson and just relaxing. 


SHERYL 

Receptionist

Sheryl was born and raised in Sykesville, Md. She graduated from South Carroll High School. Sheryl owns and operates a Horse Back Riding facility in the Damascus area since 1999. She has 2 daughters, Hannah and April and 2 grandchildren, Raelynn and Brayden.

She currently has 10 horses, 3 miniature Dachshunds and 3 Kitties. Sheryl has been with Damascus Veterinary Hospital
since August 2010. She studied horticulture post graduation, but found working with animals to be more rewarding. In her spare time she likes to watch her grandson play baseball, ride her favorite horse ZZ Top, or work in her gardens.


Savannah

Savannah has always had a love for animals and it's a dream come true now that she gets to work with them. After leaving the United States Marine Corps in 2016, she decided that working with animals was the best path for her. After working at  dog daycare's for over a year, she found her dream job at Damascus Veterinary Hospital. While she doesn't have any dogs of her own anymore, she helps take care of her fiance's dog, a pit bull, named Jake. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, traveling, laying on the beach and being with her family. She is beyond happy to be a part of the Damascus Veterinary family and calls this place home. 


Kate

Kate has lived in Maryland for most of her life.  She earned a degree in biology from Dickinson College and then completed a dog training certification program.  She has always loved animals and has worked at a humane society, a boarding facility, and as a dogwalker before entering the veterinary field.  She has two border collie mixes, Cassie and Annie. In her free time she enjoys walking with her dogs, listening to audiobooks, and knitting


Victoria

Intern

Bio coming soon!

ABBY O'DONNOGHUE

ABBY

Office Manager, Retired

Abby has been with Damascus Veterinary Hospital for 23 years. She was born in Washington, DC, lived the majority of her life in MD and graduated from Northwood High School in Silver Spring. Abby has 2 children and 5 grandchildren. At one time, her house was occupied by six cats and two dogs. She is now down to two Chihuahuas named "Baby" & "Mini", and 2 cats named "Snowball" & "Feisty".  She owned German Shepherds most of her life, but decided to go with the lap dogs as she got older!   Abby loves working with the clients and being with the animals that she sees on a daily basis and has loved every day she has been at Damascus Veterinary Hospital!!


BOO

Hospital Mascot

Boo, the hospital mascot, is a 14 year old, flamepoint himalayan. She was adopted after her family couldn't care for her any longer. She helps Sheila at the front desk and is a constant greeter to our clients and their furry companions.