Meet Our Incredible Veterinary Team in North Greenville, NC
Dr. Brett Swan Medical Director
Dr. Swan is a native of New Jersey. His passion for animals started at a young age, and he started his career working with animals as the head veterinary technician at a hospital in NJ. Dr. Swan decided to pursue animal medicine and attended Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine, where he received his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine, in 2012. After graduation, Dr. Swan returned to New Jersey to practice high-quality medicine in a state of the art, progressive practice.
After 8 years at this facility, he decided to move to North Carolina for a better quality of life with his wife, two sons and his dog, Tyson. His passion and dedication to his clients are his main priority as he starts his new journey with us. Dr. Swan believes in patient care to the highest standard. His veterinary interests include cytology, internal medicine, and dermatology. He is a member of the AVMA, NCVMA, and AAHA.
Dr. Swan’s interests outside of work include spending time with his family, fishing, exercising, and spending as much time at the beach as possible.
Ashley Richards Practice Manager
Ashley has worked in the veterinary field since 2009. She earned her associate's degree in veterinary technology from the Vet Tech Institute in Pittsburgh, PA. Ashley was a licensed veterinary technician for six years before becoming a practice manager. Previously, Ashley has lived in Williamsburg, VA and managed an 24/7 emergency hospital. She moved to North Carolina for the opportunity to open Animal Care Veterinary Hospital. Ashley has a terrier mix, Jasper, and two cats, Darcy and Brady. When not at work, Ashley enjoys hiking, reading, and traveling.
Cassie Registered Veterinary Technician
Cassie has been a vet tech since 2010. She graduated from Bergen Community College, located in New Jersey, in 2012 with her associate's degree in veterinary technology. Shortly after, Cassie passed her board exam and became a registered veterinary technician. She has five years of combined experience in veterinary dermatology and oncology.
Cassie will be earning her bachelor's degree in business administration in June 2021. Cassie relocated to North Carolina from New Jersey with her husband and three cats - Muenster, Marty, and Shatzie. When she isn't at work, Cassie enjoys sports and being outdoors.
Katelyn Veterinary Assistant
Katelyn has always had a passion for helping animals. She is excited to join our team to meet our clients and provide compassionate care for their pets. Katelyn has a soft spot for cats, and enjoys her evenings relaxing with her cat, Poppy.