Our Staff

Technicians

Fear Free Certified Professional

Laura Eldridge, CVT

Certified Veterinary Technician Laura Eldridge has been a member of the Brewster Veterinary Hospital team since 1993. With over three decades of experience as a veterinary technician, Laura is a great asset to clients and patients. She has a special interest in cytology and uses her skills to head our laboratory. She is also in charge of inventory. Laura's admiration for cats and her gentle way of handling them has earned her the title of "resident cat whisperer." Laura is a member of both the Massachusetts Veterinary Technician Association and the National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America. Furthermore, Laura is the administrator of Veterinary Technicians of Cape Cod. Her pastimes include writing, reading and staying involved as a Girl Scout leader.

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Shayna Lopes, CVT

Certified Veterinary Technician Shayna Lopes has worked in Veterinary Medicine since 2006, and started at Brewster Veterinary Hospital in 2018. She learned her calling early on in life, as a child she was always trying to help neighborhood animals and wildlife. "There was never a doubt in my mind that caring for animals was what I was meant to do". She cares for every pet and its' owner as family members. She is a well-rounded technician being able to work in all areas of the hospital. She attends as many continuing education meetings as she can, even traveling to Kansas to visit the Hills pet food facilities to ensure the quality and science of products she believes in. Shayna is eager to continue learning and developing as a technician, and as a Nursing Supervisor, ensuring our patients get the best care possible. Outside of work she loves spending time with her 3 dogs, going to the beach, riding her Harley, and Crossfit.

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Fear Free Certified Professional

Amy Mitchell, CVT

Amy Mitchell graduated from the AVMA approved animal science course for veterinary technicians at Holliston Junior College. After working on Cape Cod at two different Veterinary practices she moved to the west coast of Ireland to raise her growing family and have more room for her animals! While in Ireland she worked in restaurant management and many volunteer organizations while keeping everyone fed. She returned to Veterinary practice in 2014, successfully requalifying by passing the VTNE and joining the MVTA and the NVTA. Back on Cape Cod Amy is enjoying swimming in the ocean, reading books and riding her vintage bike. Not currently able to have any pets at home she greets all the patients at BVH like her long lost family.

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Fear Free Certified Professional

Emily Murray, CVT

Certified Veterinary Technician Emily Murray has worked as a veterinary technician since 2004. She joined Brewster Veterinary Hospital in 2015. Emily worked in general practice and emergency and specialty practice. Emily has been a leader in developing our state-of-the-art dentistry treatment program. Her other professional interests include surgery, anesthesia, and critical care. She embraces her role as technician team leader. Emily also enjoys teaching our clients about their pet’s medical welfare and facilitating a high standard of patient care. Emily’s pastimes include horseback riding and hiking with her dogs.

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Kate Diggs, CVT

Biography coming soon!

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Fear Free Certified Professional

Staci Kendrick

Staci Kendrick has been a part of the Brewster Veterinary Hospital team since 2015. Staci first served as a client service representative and has successfully transitioned to her current role as a veterinary technician. She is now a key member of our surgical team. Staci values the relationships that she has developed with our clients and their pets. Staci’s interests outside of work include spending time with family, camping and being a New England sports fan.

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Katrina (Kat) Luddy

Kat Luddy joined the Brewster Veterinary Hospital as a Veterinary Assistant in 2015. She brings an abundance of compassion and positivity to all of her interactions with clients and their pets. Kat provides a high level of care to each and every patient and ensures that our hospitalized and boarded animals get plenty of love and care while they are with us. Kat spends her time outside of work going on adventures with her dog.

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Janet Sheridan

Janet Sheridan started working at Brewster Veterinary Hospital in 2018. She graduated from the Veterinary Assistant Program at Cape Cod Regional Technical High School. Janet is cross training as a Veterinary Assistant and Client Services Representative. In her free time away from the hospital Janet enjoys singing, playing the ukulele and painting. She particularly enjoys painting flowers, planets and outer space.

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Monica Hall, B.S. Veterinary Science, M.Ed.

Monica Hall joined Brewster Veterinary Hospital as our Practice Manager in 2018 after a career as a professional administrator in the medical field. Monica earned a degree in veterinary science and initially planned a career as a veterinarian, but life circumstances took her on a different path. However, she maintained her passion for animals and seized the opportunity to take the helm at Brewster Vet to fulfill that calling. In her own words she “loves the opportunity to come full circle and again work with people who take care of animals and make a real difference for pets and their families.” Monica brings a wealth of experience, enthusiasm, and perspective to BVH and prioritizes our core value of putting patient care first. Monica shares her life with her wonderful Sheltie Ellsie and when she is not working diligently on behalf of everyone at BVH she enjoys sharing her home with extended family, ocean swimming, reading on the beach, gardening and home renovation projects.

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Bridget Howes

Bridget Howes is a Client Service Representative here at Brewster Vet. She has been working in the animal care field since 2015. A love of dogs and all animals drew her to the veterinary field with a desire to increase her knowledge on patient care and wellness. She firmly believes that there is no bond like the one an animal shares with its owner, and she works hard to keep all clients happy and comfortable throughout their visits at Brewster Vet! Bridget spends most of her free time taking her four retrievers hiking, relaxing on a beach, or spending time with her cat.

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Carley Morreale

Carley Morreale is a New Jersey native who relocated to Cape Cod and joined Brewster Veterinary Hospital in 2018. Coming from an extensive customer service background as well as working in the medical field, she prides herself on building relationships with our clients and making sure our patients get all of the services they need. Outside of work, Carley enjoys reading, writing, drawing, the beach, and spending time with family, fuzzy family members included!

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Sharon Niquette

Sharon Niquette is the Financial Coordinator at Brewster Veterinary Hospital. With more than 25 years of experience working in the veterinary field she brings knowledge and passion to our team and works tirelessly to ensure the best possible experience for our clients and their pets. Sharon appreciates the unique character of Brewster Veterinary Hospital and is thankful that each day at our busy practice brings something new. Sharon’s pastimes include boating, fishing, gardening and baking.

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Tracy Riendeau

Tracy Riendeau joined Brewster Veterinary Hospital in 2016 as a Client Service Representative. Tracy is a life-long resident of Cape Cod and a familiar face around Brewster. Her extensive customer service experience and love of animals results in her providing superior care to our clients and their pets. Tracy’s happiest times away from the hospital are spent walking on the beach or doing other outdoor activities with her three labs Boomer, Bailey and Nellie. She also enjoys photographing animals and landscapes

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