Our Team

Erin Watson – Practice Manager

Erin joined Boston Animal Hospital in September 2016 with an extensive background in veterinary medicine spanning nearly 20 years. She is committed to providing exemplary physical and emotional care for patients and their families. Erin has worked in General Practice, Emergency and Surgery as a technician, Front Desk Coordinator, Technician Supervisor, and Office Manager. She lives in southern New Hampshire with her human family and rescue pups Sammy and Riley. Erin spends her spare time enjoying the beautiful lakes, mountains and beaches of New England.

Alyssa – Head Veterinary Technician

Alyssa recently moved to Boston from Southern California where she attended Mt. Sac College majoring in Animal Science. She has worked in the veterinary field for over 5 years and has a special interest in pathology and surgical care. In her spare time, Alyssa enjoys hiking with her dog Cali, working out, and traveling.

DeAnna Mae – Front Desk Supervisor

DeAnna Mae joined the Boston Animal Hospital in early 2018 after working at The Red Dog Resort and Spa for most of 2017. She has both a bachelor’s degree in biology and master’s degree in Marine Biology. Through education and experience, DeAnna Mae has been committed to helping both land and sea mammals live longer and healthier lives for the past 6 years. She also regularly runs our aquatic therapy sessions at the Aquatic Center at Red Dog and volunteers her free time at local animal shelters.

Ely – Veterinary Technician

Ely has spent ten years working in the veterinary field. She grew up with dogs and knew from a very young age that she wanted to spend her life caring for animals. She is passionate about helping provide a long and healthy life for all of her patients. She is especially interested in promoting good health through proper nutrition and maintains our line of veterinary diets. When not caring for patients, Ely enjoys spending time with her family, including her cat Mr. Blue and her puppy Jewel.

Deanna – Veterinary Technician

Deanna joined Boston Animal Hospital in April of 2017 with over 7 years of experience in the veterinary field. She brings an equal passion for working with animals and people, and loves the knowledge she continues to gain from working with both on a daily basis. When she’s not at work, you can usually find Deanna cheering on one of our amazing Boston sports teams, traveling, doing yoga, or spending time with her sweet chocolate lab, Shwayze.

Sam – Veterinary Technician

Samantha joined our staff in February of 2018 bringing a lifelong passion for animal care and nearly 10 years of experience in the field as both a certified groomer and a veterinary technician. She has a passion for providing exceptional patient care and helping educate pet owners about the services we recommend.  In her free time, Samantha is an avid Bruins fan who enjoys staying active by going to the gym or hiking with her rescued lab mix, Audrey.

Johnny – Veterinary Technician

Johnny has worked in the veterinary field for the past 8 years after deciding early on that he wanted an “unusual” career. He joined BAH during the summer of 2018 as a veterinary technician and is particularly passionate about helping pet parents provide the best possible care for their pets. When not at work, Johnny cares for his own menagerie of four-legged children which include his Siamese cat – Sasha, Django – a veiled chameleon, 2 bearded dragons – Luna and Toothless, and Gecky the leopard gecko.

Christine – Veterinary Technician

Christine joined the BAH team in early 2019 after moving to the Boston area from Western Mass. She brings with her a lifelong passion for animal care and exceptional people skills, with over 7 years of experience in the veterinary field. Christine loves the outdoors, and spends her spare time playing sports and racing. Her love of cats is apparent as she not only has her own kitty, Momma, but our hospital cat, Bailey, has also adopted Christine as “her person”.

Maria – Veterinary Technician Assistant

Maria is a native of Boston, having grown up just south of the city. She has been with Boston Animal Hospital since September of 2016. Maria graduated from Emmanuel College with a bachelor’s degree in business management and has always had a strong love for animals. She has held many different positions in the animal field including dog walking, pet sitting, grooming and daycare, and is currently working toward becoming a Veterinary Technician. When she is not at work, you can find her doing yoga or hanging out with friends.

Olivia – Veterinary Technician Assistant

Olivia worked as a supervisor for Red Dog Pet Resort prior to joining the BAH Staff in the fall of 2018. She has always loved animals and is truly passionate about caring for pets as if they were her own. Olivia plans to further her education and work toward becoming a veterinary technician, with hopes of working with horses and other large animals someday. One of her favorite activities is taking long walks on the beach with her handsome pup, Zane.