Our Team

Erin Watson – Practice Manager

Erin joined Boston Animal Hospital in September 2016 with an extensive background in veterinary medicine spanning over 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 Millie. Erin spends her spare time enjoying the beautiful lakes, mountains and beaches of New England and is an avid off-roader.

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.

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.

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.

Julia – Veterinary Technician

After graduating from the University of Vermont in 2016 with a degree in Pre-Veterinary Sciences and Environmental Biology, Julia worked as a dairy management consultant for family farms around the Burlington, VT area. She now wishes to pursue a degree in veterinary medicine and is gaining her small animal experience here in Boston. Julia spends her spare time going snowboarding in the winter and camping around New England in the summer months. Her adventure sidekick is a Catahoula pitty-mix rescue pup named Daga who has been romping by her side since 2014.

Sarah – Veterinary Technician

After graduating from Northeastern with a degree in biology, Sarah began working as a veterinary technician in both General Practice and Specialty Hospitals over 7 years ago. She joined BAH as part of our rehabilitation team in June of 2019. She’s also spent time volunteering at the New England Aquarium caring for the penguins! A true lover of all things outdoors, Sarah enjoys swimming, biking, running, and skiing. She commutes to BAH all the way from the South Coastal area of Massachusetts with her 12 year old chocolate lab, Libby, by her side.

Ashley – Veterinary Technician

Ashley came to BAH in early 2020 with an extensive background in emergency and critical care. A life-long dream of working with animals introduced her to veterinary medicine more than 10 years ago. Her special interests include surgical procedures and recovery as well as pediatric and exotic care. Ashley uses her artistic skills in her spare time crocheting and crafting. Her four-legged children include 4 cats; Angel, Isis, Spirit and Fury as well as two leopard geckos Sushi and Nori.

Aiyana – CVT

Aiyana has been working with animals since the age of 15 and joined BAH in the fall of 2020 as a Certified Veterinary Technician. She brings with her a special interest in caring for geriatric and hospice patients. When not caring for our patients, Aiyana enjoys flexing her artistic skills through drawing, painting, sculpting, and sewing. Her furry child Bean is a handsome 2 year old Beagle/Jack Russell mix.

DeAnna Mae – Veterinary Technician Assistant

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 several years and is currently working toward her degree in Veterinary Technology. In 2020 she became a new dog mom to her puppy Jake from State Farm.

Nikera – Veterinary Technician Assistant

Nikera has been in the veterinary field for the past 3 years as a veterinary assistant. Having a lifelong interest in animal care, she brings kindness and compassion to her daily work and loves seeing all the happy and excited pets that come to BAH. Her pets include a bunny named Nemo and Boogaloo her king snake.

Ashlyn – Veterinary Technician Assistant

Ashlyn joined the BAH team in 2020 bringing over four years of experience in veterinary medicine and radiology. She has an equal passion for veterinary care and law and hopes to one day merge those two passions into a career by pursuing a master’s degree in animal law. Her Maine Coon mixes Athena and Blessings are also mother and son!

Sacaria – Kennel Attendant

Sacaria is new to the veterinary field and is currently pursuing an associate’s degree in veterinary technology. Her drive to learn while caring for animals comes from a lifelong desire to work in the veterinary field. When not at work, Sacaria enjoys fashion and art and is particularly talented in make-up, hair, and nail design. Her furry family members include two Yorkshire terriers; Sydney and Mr. Tibbs.