Meet The Team

Our Veterinarians

Kathleen Fox, DVM

Kathleen Fox, DVM

Veterinarian

Dr. Kathleen Fox was born and raised in Quebec City. She received her doctorate in veterinary medicine from the University of Montreal in 1995. She also has a bachelor’s degree in physical activity and a minor in psychology. After graduation, she pursued post-graduate studies and did a 13-month internship at VCA South Shore Animal Hospital.

Dr. Fox went into private practice for one year prior to joining Dedham Veterinary Associates in September 1997, and joined Buzzards Bay Veterinary Associates in April 2007.

Education:

  • DVM, University of Montreal, 1995
  • Bachelor’s degree in physical activity and a minor in psychology, 1991
Areas of Special Interest:
  • Internal Medicine
  • Veterinary nutrition
  • Senior Care
  • Musculoskeletal system—With over 17 years of experience working side by side with board-certified surgeons
  • Dentistry—Practicing dental techniques including dental X-ray, surgical flap extractions, and preventive care
“I like Dr. Fox’s philosophy about quality of life for our dog—she is very attentive and a good listener.” ~ Andrew Campbell, BBVA client
Dana Anholzer, DVM

Dana Anholzer, DVM

Veterinarian

Meet Dr. Anholzer! She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Animal and Veterinary Science from Clemson University in 2009 and went on to complete her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Ross University in 2013. Following graduation, Dr. Anholzer worked at a small animal practice on the South Shore of Massachusetts. When she’s not working, Dr. Anholzer enjoys traveling, video games, camping, and spending time with her cat, Piper, and her dog, Ramona.

Education:

  • DVM, Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, 2013
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Animal & Veterinary Sciences, Minor in Business, Clemson University

Areas of Special Interest:

  • Surgery – Efficient soft tissue surgeon with experience including but not limited to; spays & neuters, mass removals, cystotomies and laceration repair. 
  • Dentistry – Skilled in digital dental x-ray, surgical flap extractions, oral mass removals, and preventative dental care
  • Preventative Care – From puppies & kittens to senior pets and everything in between, with focus on the human/animal bond and individualized care
Dr. Anholzer is also Nationally Accredited for issuing International Health Certificates for pets.

Our Team

Kellie

Kellie

CVT/Lead Technician

Kellie joined our team in March of 2015. She graduated from Mount Ida College where she majored in veterinary technology and went on to get her CVT. When not working with us, Kellie enjoys cooking, baking, being outdoors and spending time with her two dogs and five cats!
Melissa

Melissa

Veterinary Technician

Melissa has been with the BBVA team since 2017. She comes to us with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Conservation Biology and Ecology from Boston University and while she earning her degree, she worked with Capuchin monkeys who were being trained as service animals. Melissa is especially interested in small animal medicine and surgery. When she’s not working, she loves spending time with her family and friends, bird watching, and trying new foods! At home, she has three cats: George, Moe, and Harvey, and two guinea pigs: Dunks and Pats.
Katie

Katie

Veterinary Technician

Katie has been with BBVA since October of 2019, and has been at Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists since 2017. She came to us with four years of veterinary experience from North Carolina. She is currently working on receiving her Associates Degree in Animal Science through Penn Foster so she may become a Certified Veterinary Technician. Her areas of interest are Emergency and Critical Care and surgery. She has two dogs, a Husky mix named Bella and a German Shepherd mix named Sadie. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter hiking, fishing, and travelling.
Gabby

Gabby

Veterinary Assistant

Gabby joined our team in June of 2019 as a veterinary assistant. She is currently attending Becker College for her bachelor’s in Veterinary Technology. When she graduates, she plans to sit for the VTNE to become a certified veterinary technician. When not working with us or studying at school Gabby enjoys spending time with her two boxers!
Ashley

Ashley

Client Care Associate

Ashley is a client care associate that joined our team in 2018. She has been in the animal care field for over 18 years as a groomer’s assistant, kennel assistant and dog walker. Ashley graduated from UMASS Dartmouth with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology. When not at work she enjoys walking her dog on the canal, baking, watching the Patriots and taking long road trips. Ashley lives in Buzzards Bay with her husband Alex and her dog Sammy.

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