Our knowledgeable staff has over 50 collective years of animal care experience. We are dedicated in providing your pet with compassionate and high quality health care. The years of experience have allowed all staff members to be familiar with each aspect of hospital operations. Please feel comfortable addressing questions to each and all of the North Canton Veterinary Clinic staff and take a few minutes to learn more about us with the following biographies.
Denise is our most seasoned staff member starting as a veterinary assistant in March of 1992. Her biology and medical technology classes at Bowling Green along with her vast experience with her own animals (she currently has one cat and a dog) has built the foundation for her career at NCVC. She also serves the practice as our human dictionary, encyclopedia and spell check. Outside of the practice, Denise enjoys swimming, fishing and spending time with her grandson. An avid Browns and Cavs fan she shares the frustration of all Ohio sports fan.
After attending classes at Kent State Stark, Sharon began her career at NCVC in November of 1993 as a veterinary assistant. When phoning the clinic, it is often Sharon’s voice that you will hear first. A passionate cook, she enjoys her time in the kitchen trying new and different foods. We are fortunate to be the taste testers of some of those treats. She shares her home with her husband and her two cats Diva and Putter. Sharon enjoys gardening, golfing with her husband, traveling, playing cards and is the proud grandmother of five grandchildren.
January of 2005 brought Angie and her varied animal experience to NCVC. Her fifteen plus years in the field of veterinary medicine have included companion animal, exotics and working at an emergency veterinary clinic. Time at home is spent with her husband and daughter and the family enjoys fishing, off-roading, volleyball, and being active with 4H. The household is kept lively with her dogs Hula and Willa and three cats; Mingo, Oliver, and Mick Chuck. Their small family farm also consists of 15+ chickens and two horses.
Ashley joined the practice in August of 2010. She received her Veterinary Assistant certification from the North Coast Training Academy in 2008 and has honed her nursing skills as an aide working in an assisted living home in previous years. She is currently in the process of obtaining her Associate's degree in Veterinary Science to become a Veterinary Technician. In her spare time, she loves to read, listen to music, gardening, and other outdoor activities. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two boys as well as her five cats, three mutts (Jack, Maya, Zora), and a couple of rabbits.
Taylor came to us fall of 2018 from RG Drage. She graduated from Tuscarawas Valley High School and RG Drage's Animal Science program in 2019. With working full time, she currently is enrolled in Penn Foster's program to obtain her Associates Degree to become a Veterinary Technician. Taylor currently resides on her family’s farm with a number of animals which include; 1 dog named Bo, two cats, ducks, and chickens. When not at work, Taylor likes to draw, read, go horseback riding, hunting, fishing along with other outdoor activities.
Melissa came to us fall of 2018 as one of our veterinary assistants. She graduated from Hoover High School in 2011 and currently resides in Hartville with her husband, 2 daughters and their five dogs. When not at the clinic, she is currently enrolled in school to become a Veterinary Technician. Things she likes to do in her free time are going to the dog park with her larger dogs (Zula and Lug), playing piano and guitar, baking goods, and going for a good run.
Brianna came to us from RG Drage in the fall of 2018. After graduating high school in 2019, she attended classes at Kent State University and has since completed her program becoming a Registered Veterinarian Technician here at NCVC. She currently shares her family home with 3 dogs (Buddy, Riley, Layla). Her hobbies include anything outdoorsy like hunting and fishing, going out with friends, photography, listening to music, and traveling.
Kaitlynn joined our team in June 2020, she currently goes to school at RG Drage for Animal Science. She will graduate from high school this coming year and will be attending Ohio State University ATI. There, she will further her education to become a Veterinarian. She is originally from North Lawerence and currently lives with her family, which includes her Rottweiler, Caesar, and her cat Maple. Her hobbies include hunting, biking, swimming and other outdoor activities. Kaitlynn also enjoys to read and spend time with her friends.
Chloe arrived to us in 2020, where she was in the process of attending Ross College in Canton for Veterinary Technician. She graduated in 2021 and will be taking her VTNE to finalize and become registered. Chloe is a native of Alliance and lives with her family, which includes her dog named Wren. In her spare time, Chloe likes bake, watch Netflix shows, Tik Tok videos, and spend time loving on her adorable nephew.