Hours:  Mon-Friday 9a-1p & 2p-6p  Sat: 8a-12p & 1p-5p   Sun: closed

Quality medicine, individualized pet care.

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501 Lincoln Ave

Napa Valley, California



Nicole was born and raised in the Napa Valley, as a graduate from Vintage high school, Nicole has always had a passion for all types of animals. She has been working in the vet care industry for several years and has created lifelong friendships with clients and patients in that time. Nicole enjoys being outside hiking, walking, or just enjoying the sunshine with her 5 year old fur baby, Josephine. When Nicole gets a free day she plays softball, or will also sit down to read a good book. She is excited to be a part of Napa River Pet Hospital.


I'm a mother of 4, 2 little humans, my dog Max, and my kitten Yogurt. I've been in the animal business for the past 14 years. I was an animal trainer at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom for 9 years and spent some time as a keeper at Safari West. I've worked with many species from raptors to rhinos. For the last 2 years I have found my new love for veterinary medicine and am very excited to be joining the team her at Napa River Pet Hospital.

Mary Cate:
Mary Cate recently joined napa river pet hospital as a saturday intern. She is a junior and honos student at Justin-Siena High school and aspires to become either a small animal or exotic veterinarian. While mary cate enjoys working with all species of animals, she especially loves spending time with her cavalier king charles spaniel/bichon frise mix and her two rescued cats. in her free time, mary cate plays classical violin and piano, dances ballet at napa regional dance company, and is a defense attorney on her high schools mock trial team.


Hannah (Han) is our Receptionist, another local who grew up in Napa and graduated from Vintage High School. She then attended Napa Valley College and graduated with a degree in Natural Science and Mathematics. In her spare time she loves video games, the great outdoors, and wildlife photography. She has a certificate in handling exotic reptiles and hopes to continue working with animals of all shapes/sizes.


Jessica grew up in the Napa Valley and aspired to be a vet tech since she was a little girl. She has been living her dream for the last 11 years as a Veterinary Technician. She has a passion for assisting surgery and a caring touch with patients.  She attends CE seminars regularly to further her knowledge and looks forward to continuing her career for life. She has 3 cats (Jesus, Optimus Prime, and Pickles) and Odi the pitbull. She also has three of her own human kids.  


Cassandra has had a lifelong passion for animals. When she graduated high school she decided to pursue her dreams of working with animals and began attending PennFoster to earn her degree in veterinary technology. She has been working as a Veterinary Technician since 2010 and plans to receive her  RVT (registered veterinary technician) License in 2016. In her personal life, she lives on a ranch with her fiance, two dogs (Buddy and Cali), kitty (Ramsey), two bunnies, a couple of chickens, and a variety of horses. In her spare time, she trains, sells, and competes her horses (in dressage and jumping). She is thrilled to be a part of NRPH and is greatly looking forward to working with all of the clients and patients.


Alycia is another one of our Napa natives here at the hospital and is currently going to the

 Napa Valley College. She is studying to get her

Associates in Science degree in Mathematics 

and Natural Sciences. During her free time she likes to go hiking in Muir Woods or Skyline park with her boyfriend Jared. During lazy days she likes to enjoy a nice glass of wine and a good 

book. One of her favorite & highly 

recommended books is Artemis by Andy Weir. 

She has 2 cat companions. A black cat named 

Salem and a domestic long hair named Kitten 



Robert lives locally and has worked in the veterinary field for several years. A Vintage high school graduate and a walking "fun fact" encyclopedia. Robert enjoys all animals, especially bugs. In his free time, he enjoys music, video games, and had his own band for 8 years. Robert's "fluffy" cat Jack is almost 12 and loves to sleep around the house. With special interest in cytology, he has done hours of research behind the microscope over the years.

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