Meet Our Talented Veterinary Staff

Meet the team who keeps our animal hospital ticking! Our managers, veterinary technicians, veterinary assistants, client relations specialists, groomers and kennel staff all play an integral role in providing the very best of care to your pets, whether they're at the hospital for a routine visit or staying at Paws N' Claws for a week! Meet the veterinary staff below and schedule a visit soon to meet them all in person!

Contact our team today at (518) 587-3832 with any questions you might have.

Practice Manager

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Lindsey Aird
Practice Manager & LVT

​Joined: 2006

Lindsey graduated with her associate degree in veterinary technology from Penn Foster and her bachelor’s degree in veterinary services management from SUNY Canton. She obtained her certification in animal training and behavior through Karen Pryor Academy and has also earned certification through Low Stress Handling and Fear Free due to an increased interest in behavior and a desire to help foster the human-animal bond. From a young age, Lindsey knew that she wanted to work with animals and has found a second home at SVH due to the close relationships formed with coworkers, pet patients, and owners over the years. Currently, she lives in Moreau with her husband, toddler son and two cats. She enjoys kayaking, hiking, and watching the Pittsburgh Steelers win.

Licensed Veterinary Technicians

Saratoga Vet Techs

Head LVT

Joined: 2016

Kaitlyn graduated from SUNY Delhi with her associates degree in veterinary sciences in 2013. She joined the SVH team in 2016 and became the head technician in 2021. She always knew she wanted to work with animals, but what she loves most is helping young puppies and kittens grow into healthy adult dogs and cats. She loves working at SVH due to the friendly environment and the coworkers that have become like family. Currently, Kaitlyn lives in Schuylerville with her husband, son and dog. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

LVT, Team Coordinator

​Joined: 2019

Olivia (Liv) was part of our kennel staff, back in 2011. In 2013, her and her husband moved to Louisiana for 6 years. There, she worked as a veterinary assistant and went on to earn her degree in veterinary technology. When she moved back to NY, she chose to come back to SVH as a licensed veterinary technician. Liv chose to work in animal care because it has always been her dream to help animals. At home, she has a horse, a dog, and a cat. In her free time, she enjoys the outdoors, hiking, spending time with her husband and daughter and riding her horse.


Joined: 2020

Nicole graduated from SUNY Canton in 2013 with her associates degree in veterinary technology. She has always had a love for animals and knew she wanted a career where she can help take care of them and make them feel well again.  She loves working at SVH due to the fun atmosphere and friendly faces! She currently lives in Salem with her husband, son, 4 dogs, and 3 cats.  In her free time she loves spending time with family and friends and her mini zoo of animals at home.


Joined: 2020

Mary graduated from SUNY Canton with her associate degree in veterinary sciences. Before coming to SVH, she worked at an emergency clinic but found she missed the client patient bond. She’s happy to have that bond back while working at SVH. At home, Mary has two cats and a dog whom she loves very much. When she’s not working she enjoys spending time with her family, friends and boyfriend.

Veterinary Assistants

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Veterinary Assistant

Joined: 2018

Lee graduated from Empire State College with a Bachelor's Degree in psychology. While earning their degree, they started working at SVH in 2018. After experiencing working with animals and loving them for so long, Lee changed paths and stayed at SVH to pursue a career in veterinary medicine as a veterinary assistant. They are passionate about providing kindness, comfort, and the best care to all patients in every situation. At home, Lee has 3 beloved cats and a wonderful fiancé. Outside of work Lee enjoys performing competitively, crafting, and playing Dungeons and Dragons.

Veterinary Assistant

Joined: 2023

Jordynne (Jordy) graduated from University of South Florida with her B.S. in Integrative Animal Biology. Jordy has worked in veterinary medicine since her junior year of college and has learned and expanded her knowledge.  Since starting at SVH her passion for working with animals has grown. She is looking forward to continued growth at SVH.  In her free time she enjoys reading and hiking with her dog Cardinal.

Client Service Representatives

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Katie C.
Head Client Service Representative

Joined: 2020

Katie attended Suny Albany for a Degree in Biology, she joined the SVH team in 2020 and became Head CSR in 2022. Katie’s passion for animals started at a young age from practicing canine obedience and agility with her Mother and attending appointments for her animals at SVH starting in 2005. She looks forward to furthering her career within the Veterinary field and continuing to help facilitate human-animal bonds with the clientele and employees at SVH.

Katie M.
Asst. Head Client Service Representative

Joined: 2008

Katie is originally from Schenectady. She attended SUNY Adirondack for a degree in arts and sciences. She currently lives in Albany with her two sons. Katie started working here in 2008 for a chance to work in the animal care field. But what keeps her at SVH is the caring and dedication the staff shows to each other and the animals that we are lucky enough to be in the lives of. Katie enjoys reading, yoga, attending concerts, and traveling.

Client Service Representative

Joined: 2012

Kristen, originally from Granville, NY, has a bachelor's degree in psychology from the State University College at Plattsburgh.  Over a decade in at Saratoga Veterinary Hospital, she holds a deep admiration for the doctors and technicians who are so clearly doing exactly what they were meant to, and feels incredibly lucky to work alongside them. She currently lives in Corinth with her husband, 2 children, 2 dogs, and a cat. With 2 young children involved in a variety of sports and activities, she has little to no free time, but is enjoying the current “hobby” that is parenthood.

Client Service Representative

Joined: 2020

Kessie, originally from Lake George, graduated from SUNY Albany with a Bachelor’s degree in the Arts. While she loves art, movies, and music, animals also hold a special place in her heart. Kessie began looking for a job involving animals then made her lucky break when Paws n’ Claws called for an interview. After a year in the kennel, Kessie made her way over to the hospital and began working as a Client Service Representative. In her free time she likes to go on hikes, see live music, watch scary movies, and snuggle with her cat Strider.

Client Service Representative

Joined: 2022

Nataly is a 26 year old Client Service Representative that has worked at Saratoga Vet Hospital for almost 2 years. She was originally born in Chicago, moved to San Diego at 10 years old, and then to Saratoga Springs in 2020 at age 23. Nataly has always had a love for all animals, she currently has a dog and 3 cats at home! Some of her passions include: photographing animals and loved ones, watching horror or comedy movies, and taking walks with her pup, Carly. 

Facilities & IT Support

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Joined: 1997