Phone: 703-777-7781

Fax: 703-777-2758

19275 James Monroe Hwy.
Leesburg, VA 20175

North Oatlands Animal Hospital
& Reproduction Center

North Oatlands Animal Hospital

North Oatlands Animal Hospital

North Oatlands Animal Hospital

Meet our talented team of professionals

Veterinary Team

Our Professional and Courteous staff seek to provide the best possible medical, surgical and dental care for our highly-valued patients. We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, while providing health-related, educational opportunities for our clients. Please take a moment to contact us today to learn more about our facility and to find out more information about how North Oatlands can serve the needs of you and your cherished pets.



Joel A. Schroeder, CVPM

Joel A. Schroeder, CVPM
Hospital Administrator

Joel was raised in Kailua-Kona, HI. He attended Northern Virginia Community College and Old Dominion University, where he received degrees in General Studies and Industrial Technology, with core focuses in professional ethics and administrative leadership.

For the last 17 years, Joel has dedicated himself to the veterinary industry gaining extensive knowledge in various positions and practice profiles, including multi-location general medicine and emergency/specialty hospitals. He considers his career within the veterinary profession to be a satisfying and rewarding service, driven by a deep appreciation for the human-animal bond. His professional interests are finance, marketing and human resource management/development.

Joel received the designation of CVPM (Certified Veterinary Practice Manager) in 2012. As a CVPM, he has achieved the industry's highest credential for practice management professionals, demonstrating experience, knowledge, and commitment to the pursuit of veterinary excellence.

Joel lives in Clarke County, VA. In his spare time he enjoys cooking, traveling, and various motor sport activities.



Beverly

Beverly Ogden
Hospital Coordinator

Beverly was born and raised in Manassas. She came to the animal field on a whim but has enjoyed every moment since. Beverly came to North Oatlands in August of 2014 as a Client Service Specialist and quickly became the Hospital Coordinator. Beverly currently lives in Winchester and enjoys scrapbooking, cooking and shopping.



Kristen

Kristin Shiffler
Hospital Coordinator

Kristin was born in South Carolina but was raised up and down the east coast as she was a child of the Navy. She came to Northern Virginia in 1997 when her dad retired from the Military. Kristin received her Associates in Business Administration from Northern Virginia Community College in 2011. She has always loved animals from a very early age with a dream of becoming a marine biologist, although life had different plans. Kristin joined North Oatlands in 2016. She currently lives in Front Royal and enjoys spending time with friends, camping and hanging out with her kids.



Angela

Angela Hollingsworth
Reproduction Coordinator

Angela hails from a place she likes to call "everywhere" USA. She was born and raised in a military family and has lived anywhere from overseas in Turkey to the west coast of California. Angela has an BS in General Studies and is currently enrolled with Penn Foster for a degree in Veterinary Technology. She has always had a love for animals and came to North Oatlands in November of 2007. She lives in West Virginia with her husband and son. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her son and husband, working on cars, fishing, going to the beach and cooking.



Patricia

Patricia Wallingford
Licensed Veterinary Technician

Patricia comes from Cleveland, Ohio where she was born and raised. She attended Bowling Green State University and Cuyahoga County College earning a Certified Laboratory Assistant Certificate. She also studied further to receive a Certificate as a Histo-Technician. At a later point in life Patricia decided to return to school and received a license as a Veterinary Technician. Patricia came to the animal field after relocation from Ohio to Chicago with her husband, and since she was already very involved in the dog world she decided to make it a job. Patricia joined North Oatlands in July of 2016. She lives in Leesburg where she enjoys dog performance sports, reading, crosswords, gardening and life with family and grandchildren.



Ashley

Ashley Copeland
Senior Veterinary Assistant

Ashley was born and raised in the small town of Meadville, PA. She has had a love of animals since she was in Middle School. She graduated from Vet Tech Institute in Pittsburgh, Pa. in October of 2008 with an Associate’s Degree in Veterinary Technology and came to work at North Oatlands in November of 2009. She currently resides in Front Royal and enjoys reading, hiking and spending time with friends in her free time.



Dana

Dana Whiting
Client Service Representative

Dana was born and raised in Palm Springs, California. She has always loved animals since as early as she can remember. She attended College of the Desert and Veterinary Assistant School in Orange County, California. Dana joined us here at North Oatlands in March of 2016. She currently lives in Lovettsville with her boys and enjoys softball cornhole and barbecuing.




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