Dr. Richards - Owner and Veterinarian
Dr. Darren Richards achieved his Doctorate from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 2001, graduating magna cum laude. He earned his bachelor's degree summa cum laude in Animal Science/Pre-Veterinary Studies from the University of Maine at Orono. Dr. Richards is a native of downeast Maine and graduated from Machias Memorial High School in 1994. He is a member of the Maine Veterinary Medial Association, the American Veterinary Medical Association, and the American Animal Hospital Association. He has a dog (Neuty) and one cat (Blackberry). His favorite pastimes include camping, fishing, four-wheeling, reading, weight lifting, and mixed martial arts.
Dr. Mullen – Associate Veterinarian
Dr. Chelsea Mullen earned her Doctorate from Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2011. In addition to general practice, she has interests in shelter and emergency medicine. Dr. Mullen was born and raised in Michigan, but fell in love with Maine at an early age and promptly moved to Bangor after completing her degree. She currently resides in Madison with her two dogs, Stegosaurus and Oberon, and two cats named Ichabod and Chet Manly. She enjoys spending time with her husband, her son, and the dogs, exploring Maine. Dr. Mullen has a passion for photography, half-finished craft projects, reading and Jimmy Buffett music.
Dr. Enos – Associate Veterinarian
Madison Animal Hospital would like to welcome Dr. Melanie Enos to our practice! Dr. Enos earned her doctorate from Atlantic Veterinary College in 2016. Prior to veterinary school she received her bachelors degree in Animal Science/Veterinary medicine from the University of Maine at Orono. She grew up in Old Town, Maine and currently lives with her boyfriend and their beagle (Zeddiccus) and cat (Trinity). In her free time she enjoys cooking and baking, spending time outdoors, and spending time with her friends and family. So happy to have her aboard!
Anne DeWitt- Practice Manager and Licensed Veterinary Technician
Anne DeWitt achieved an associate’s degree in Veterinary Technology from the University of Maine in 2001. She has been a practicing veterinary technician since that time and became Practice Manager in January 2013. Anne currently resides in Madison with her family and her cats, Sapphire and Tommy. She enjoys reading, cross-stitching, attempting crochet and spending time with her family. She is involved in a sign language choir called Singing Hands of Harmony where she performs for local nursing homes, churches, and other groups.
Lori Atwood - Licensed Veterinary Technician
Lori Atwood grew up in the Madison/Anson area. She achieved an associate’s degree in Veterinary Technology from the University of Maine in 2004. Lori has worked as a veterinary technician in the surrounding area since graduation. She currently resides in North Anson with her husband, son, daughter, and her two pets; a German Shorthair Pointer named Chester and a black tiger cat named Franklin. She enjoys cooking and four-wheeling.
Kathy Ametti - Licensed Veterinary Technician
Kathy Ametti has lived and worked as a licensed veterinary technician in Maine for 22 years before joining the staff of the Madison Animal Hospital. She received her degree in Veterinary Technology from Newbury College in Massachusetts. She lives in Skowhegan with her family, three adopted cats, and a West Highland Terrier. In her free time she enjoys gardening, reading, exercising, and watching baseball.
Trisha Neal – Licensed Veterinary Technician
Trisha Neal achieved her associate’s degree in Veterinary Technology from the University of Maine in 2007. She currently resides in St. Albans with her husband, two boys, dog, two cats and two horses. In her free time she enjoys camping, hiking, horseback riding, swimming, fishing, hunting, and skiing.
Vickie Field – Licensed Veterinary Technician
Vickie earned her associates degree in veterinary technology from New Hampshire Community Technical College in Stratham New Hampshire in 2001. While in school, during an internship at a mixed animal practice, Vickie adopted a Great Dane named Lidia. After that she fell in love with the breed and has worked with Great Dane rescue groups in the Northeast and has cared for several “special needs” Danes.
After graduating, Vickie worked at emergency/referral hospitals both in Massachusetts and New Hampshire for over 10 years. She relocated to Maine in 2013 to be closer to her family. Before joining Madison Animal Hospital in July of 2015, Vickie worked as a personal support specialist, caring for the elderly and disabled. She currently resides in Phillips with her 2 Danes, Dune and Griffin. In her free time Vickie enjoys walking the trails with her dogs, attempts at gardening, and reading.
Pam Kint - Customer Service Representative
Pam lives in North New Portland with her husband Terry, a sweet chihuahua named Widget, a cat named TaaTaa and a cockatiel. She moved here eight years ago from Maryland where her two sons and four grandchildren still reside. Pam previously worked for a veterinary clinic in Maryland for twelve years as an office manager and veterinary assistant. She enjoys quilting, reading, four-wheeling, and fishing.
Brittany Rogers - Customer Service Representative
Brittany is from the Canaan area where she grew up on a small farm with horses, livestock, dogs, and cats. She currently resides in North Anson with her family. She has been involved with animals for many years and her love for them has led her to pursue her degree in Veterinary Technology through the University of Maine in Bangor. She will graduate in the spring of 2017. When Brittany isn’t studying for a test, she enjoys spending her time riding her scooter and playing with her daughter.
Kathy Leeman - Customer Service Representative
Kathy grew up in the town of Madison. She currently lives in Anson with her husband, Steve, and their two dogs, Max and Willie. She raised 2 sons and has 2 grandchildren. She enjoys spending time with her family, shopping, and road trips with her husband.
Peyton Smith - Veterinary Technician Assistant
Peyton was born and lives in Cornville Maine. She grew up with both large and small animals. She is currently enrolled in Kennebec Valley Community College, taking classes toward an undergraduate degree she will finish at University of Maine at Orono. With that completed, she will move on to earn her degree in veterinary medicine. Other than taking care of animals, her favorite things to do include reading, horseback riding, and outdoor sketching.
Emily Trial - Kennel Assistant
Emily Trial was born in Skowhegan and raised in Smithfield. She is currently taking classes through Penn Foster College for her degree in Applied Science for Veterinary Technology. She lives in Skowhegan with her boyfriend, two cats, Nitrous and Scarlet and her new pitbull puppy Mavrik. She will soon have a horse named Kami. In her free time she enjoys horseback riding, fishing hiking, snowmobiling, camping and photography.