• Dr Schultz

    Laurie Schultz, DVM

    Dr. Laurie Schultz graduated from Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 1988. She has been practicing at Eldersburg Veterinary Hospital since 1989.  Dr. Schultz and her husband have four children. She thoroughly enjoys private practice especially dermatology and ophthalmology. Dr. Schultz raises chickens, Gotland sheep, has six cats, a dog and a rat, as pets. 
    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1988
    Education:
    Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
    Interests:
    Dr. Schultz raises Gotland sheep and sells their fleeces. For more information visit https://pieceofheavenfarm.wordpress.com
  • Dr. Ruderman

    Jill Ruderman, DVM

    Dr. Ruderman graduated from the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 1998.  She served as a relief vet for some time and joined our practice in 2006.  Dr. Ruderman is married and has two children. She has a particular interest in cats and has fostered numerous orphaned kittens. She travels to show her cats and one of her cats even appeared in an ad. In this photo, she is holding Daisy.
    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1998
    Education:
    Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
    Interests:
    Dr. Ruderman has two Basset Hounds named ET and Cinnabun, four goats, and two sheep. She enjoys travel, especially for the cat shows.
  • Dr. Laura Owens

    Laura Owens, DVM

    Dr. Owens graduated from the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 2009.  She interned at EVH prior to obtaining her license.  She worked for Central Carroll Animal Emergency and joined our practice part-time in 2014. In early 2016, Dr. Owens started full time with EVH and is concentrating on surgery.  Dr. Owens is an Eldersburg native and lives in Westminster with her husband and two sons. 

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2009
    Education:
    Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
    Interests:
    Dr. Owens has two dogs and several cats. She also enjoys running and gardening.
  • Phyllis

    Phyllis McCrory, Office Manager

    Phyllis is our Office Manager and has been working at EVH since 2005.  She has worked in the veterinary business since 1987.  Before coming to EVH, she worked at an emergency vet hospital.  Phyllis and her husband have one son and two grandchildren.  
    Interests:
    Her motto is: "My home is not complete without my pets!" She feels blessed to have been able to go to work with animals for the past 28 years and considers that her favorite hobby!
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  • Kate

    Kate Cobb

    Kate has been working at EVH since 1998 as a Veterinary Technician and Receptionist. She has an Associate of Arts degree in Early Childhood Education. She is married and has two children, and recently became a Holy Yoga instructor.
    Interests:
    Kate has two dogs and a cat and has also owned a guinea pig, fish, rats and frogs. She pet-sits for friends and family and loves spending time with her kids. She also teaches Sunday school and enjoys yoga and crafting, especially catnip mice and all natural bath and body products.
  • Dawn Reaver

    Dawn, our newly appointed Assistant Manager and HR Director, is a certified Veterinary Assistant that has been working at EVH as a Veterinary Technician since 2001. Dawn and her husband have two children.  
    Interests:
    Dawn has two dogs, Meaty, a Boxer, and Phoebe, a Husky/ Golden Retriever mix (pictured). She enjoys running, vacationing with family, cooking, camping, and outdoor activities.
  • Rhonda

    Rhonda Singley

    Rhonda has been working at EVH since 2005.  She is a Veterinary Technician who received her training on the job at EVH.  Before coming to EVH, she worked for the Federal Government.  Rhonda and her husband have two children and two grandchildren.
    Interests:
    Rhonda has three dogs and three cats. She loves traveling, going to concerts, reading, and hanging out with family and friends. In this photo, Rhonda is holding Rayna, a Springer Spaniel/Boston Terrier.
  • Christine Rico

    Christine Rico

    Chris started working at EVH in 2006 and has been a Veterinary Technician for over 30 years.  She has worked in primary care, emergency, and neurology specialties. She works at EVH only on Saturdays.
    Interests:
    Chris likes to go hiking with her three German Shepherds. She is also passionate about spaying and neutering feral cats and has adopted several stray cats of her own.
  • Amy

    Amy Smith

    Amy has been working at EVH as a Veterinary Technician since 2006. She was certified as a Veterinary Assistant at the Carroll Community College. She also works in the dairy industry. Amy and her husband have two children.
    Interests:
    Amy has two dogs, a cat, and nine dairy cows/heifers.
  • Tracey

    Tracey Werner

    Tracey has been working at EVH as a Veterinary Technician and Receptionist since 2011, with a total of 12 years of experience as a Vet Tech.  She is married and was previously a stay-at-home mom with her three children. Tracey updates our Website and Facebook page, which can be searched under "eldersburgvet" -- Please like us if you prefer to receive the latest hospital information via social media.
    Interests:
    Tracey has a Danetiff (Great Dane/ Mastiff mix) and a Dogue de Bordeaux. Her hobbies include attending her children's numerous sporting activities and spending time with family & friends. She enjoys working with large breed and difficult-to-handle dogs.
  • April

    April Hahn

    April has worked at EVH as a Veterinary Technician since 2011.  She was hired after completing an internship. She has also honed her skills at another vet hospital.  April has a beautiful daughter and sometimes fosters pets in need of adoption.
    Interests:
    April's family owns several cats, 4 dogs, a rabbit, several cows, ferrets, and a few reptiles. In this photo, she is holding our house cat, Bernie.
  • Jenna

    Jenna Welsh

    Jenna started working at EVH in 2014 as a Veterinary Technician.  She has previously worked as a Veterinary Assistant and also in law enforcement.  She is continuing her studies in human healthcare and works to fill in at EVH whenever she can, mainly on Saturdays.

    Interests:
    Jenna has a dog, one cat, a Flemish Giant rabbit, hedgehog, and a bearded dragon. Her hobbies include volunteering with the Humane Society of Carroll County.
  • Ailene

    Ailene Muhlhauser

    We welcomed Ailene to EVH in May 2016.  She is a Registered Veterinary Technician with years of surgical experience. She has previously worked in emergency care and at another veterinary hospital.
    Interests:
    Ailene enjoys bird watching, hiking and biking. She has 2 dogs, a cat, 4 box turtles, chickens, geese, and ducks.