389 WEST UWCHLAN AVE
DOWNINGTOWN, PA 19335
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April Rodriguez, DVM:
As an only child born and raised in Dallas, TX animals were always a great source of love and companionship. Her childhood dream was to become a Veterinarian. Dr. Rodriguez spent the majority of her free time finding and caring for stray animals and each held a piece of her heart. She attended SMU where she earned her undergraduate degree and then pursued her childhood dream at Ross University where she achieved her Veterinary degree in 2004. Dr. Rodriguez married one of her Vet school classmates and then relocated to New York where she and her husband began their careers in veterinary medicine. Her husband, Dr. Tony Rodriguez, then began his own equine ambulatory practice, Foxfield Equine in 2006, and she continued to practice small animal medicine. As an associate Veterinarian Dr. Rodriguez felt she was limited in the quality of care she could offer her patients/clients and thus made the decision to begin her own practice with her husband. Dr. Rodriguez strives to treat each patient as if they were her own and her clients with respect and compassion. She aims to offer the very best medicine and technology currently available while always keeping her patients best interest at heart. In her free time, Dr. Rodriguez enjoys spending time with all of her family, Tony (husband), Austin (son), Blake (son), Brooke (daughter) and her dogs Diesel and Tally!
Tony Rodriguez, DVM:
Dr. Anthony Rodriguez was born and raised in Chester County Pennsylvania. He was an avid equestrian during his childhood and while attending Ursinus College in Collegeville Pa. He went on to attend The American School of Equine Dentistry and apprentice with Chester County Farrier Associates prior to attending Ross University. He completed his veterinary education at the University of Pennsylvania prior to moving to New York where he began his veterinary career at Pine Bush Equine. In 2006 Anthony along with his wife Dr. April Rodriguez and their two dogs returned to Chester County and founded Foxfield Equine. Foxfield Veterinary Services was founded by April and Anthony in hopes of offering high quality medicine, surgery and comprehensive care for all the pets they love. Dr. Anthony Rodriguez has a special interest in soft tissue and orthopedic surgery as well as ultrasonography. Dr. Rodriguez is an SDEP certified sonographer and instructor. Dr. Rodriguez enjoys spending his free time with his three children (Brooke, Blake and Austin) along with their two dogs (Diesel and Tally).
Dr. Caitlin Riley, DVM:
Dr. Caitlin Riley was born in California, but grew up in Exton, Pennsylvania. She has always known she has wanted to work with animals and attended West Chester University to get her Bachelor’s degree in Biology. During her undergraduate studies she worked at a local veterinary hospital, volunteered at Diamond Rock Wildlife Rehabilitation, and was an animal care intern at the Philadelphia Zoo.
Dr. Riley attended Veterinary School at the University of Glasgow in Scotland, where she achieved her BVMS degree in 2016 and became a member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. Studying at Glasgow allowed her to experience a wide range of veterinary fields and she chose electives in emergency medicine and the small animal referral hospital. She joined the FVS team in 2016.
In her spare time she enjoys hiking, traveling, painting, and spending time with friends and family.
Lauren Klutchka, VMD:
Dr. Lauren Klutchka grew up in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania where she began riding and showing horses at a young age. She realized early on that she wanted a career working with horses, and earned her undergraduate degree in Animal Sciences with a minor in Equine Science from Penn State University.
Dr. Klutchka graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 2012, with a focus on equine medicine. After graduation from veterinary school, she completed an internship at the Mid-Atlantic Equine Medical Center.
She currently lives with her cat Maison, and has two horses; Haven and Freesia. In her free time Dr. Klutchka enjoys horseback riding and photography.
Dr. Klutchka Joined Foxfied Equine in September 2013.
Jennifer Danby, Veterinary Technician:
Jennifer joined FVS as a technician during August 2012. She has worked with animals for over 20 years. Most of her career has been caring for and monitoring shelter animals for non-profit organizations. During Hurricane Katrina Jen Volunteered for the HSUS in New Orleans for two weeks to help rescue displaced animals from the storm. She also ran her own rescue for 5 years, helping place of 600 animals into loving homes. She spends her off time with her husband Mike and their dogs. Dexter, Skye, Dixie, Cooper, and Daisy.
Jen enjoys crafting, going on cruises, spending time in Vermont, camping, as well as volunteering her time along with her husband and friends in Uganda Africa, helping orphans and the Ugandan community
Justine Howell, Veterinary Technician:
Justine has been a technician with the practice since 2015.
She attended Veterinary Technician school at Lehigh Carbon
and has enjoyed working with animals her entire life. Justine
is especially passionate about the care and handling of cats
and is the in house cat specialist. Justine is also a 3rd
generation equine professional specializing in Thoroughbreds.
In her spare time she enjoys working on her breeding farm
in Chester Springs and volunteering for Thoroughbred
rescue and rehabilitation organizations.
Kyle Fegely, Veterinary Technician:
Kyle joined FVS in October of 2016 as one of our vet techs. He previously enjoyed working at a local dog daycare center and has worked with animals all his life. He always appreciated learning and observing animal behavior as well as interacting and socializing with them. He is currently in the reserves of the United States Marine Corps. He went to the Technical College High school of Brandywine for two years studying animal science and went to Downingtown West High School, graduating in 2014. He is currently attending American Public University for a bachelors degree intelligence studies. He is incredibly excited to be with working with his hometown community and our team here at Foxfield.
Lyndsy Thompson, Receptionist:
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Nina Buck, Veterinary Technician:
Nina started working at Foxfield in May of 2017. She has loved animals ever since she was a little girl and began to take horse back riding lessons. From there, Nina began competing in three day eventing with her past horses. Along with her passion for horses she is also a dog and cat lover. Nina loves going on walks and playing with her golden retriever, Maggie. Nina also has a Chihuahua named Teeny who loves to sleep and protect the house. She also has two cats, Poncho and Theodore who are inseparable. Nina has a love for all animals, any shape and size. She is currently going to school for Social Work and is interested in equine assisted therapy.
Natalie Curtis, Veterinary Technician:
Natalie joined FVS in July 2018 as one of our vet techs. After graduating from Boston College for undergrad, she has returned home with an urge to work with animals. Growing up, Natalie always had a passion for animals, often convincing her parents to get more pets so she could “take care of them”. She has volunteered at different shelters around the Philadelphia area and worked at the PennVet’s Working Dog Center at for a few summers when home from college. In her spare time, Natalie enjoys hiking and skiing outdoors, as well as spending time alongside her two cats, Lizzie and Sadie, and her two dogs, Kip and Biscuit.
Nicole Baxter, Groomer:
Meet our groomer, Nicole Baxter. Nicole was born and raised in Honeybrook. As a Child, Nicole's mother was a groomer which made her interested in following in her footsteps. She has always had a passion for animals. On her time off she enjoys spending time with her dogs and being outside around nature.
Nicole started grooming at FVS in June 2018
Morgan Davis, Receptionist :
Morgan joined FVS March of 2018 as one of our vet techs and receptionist's. All throughout middle and high school she worked at a competitive show farm in Malvern training horses and has been riding/competing for about 10 years. She loves animals and wants to have a career working with them. She previously attended Centenary University as a equine major and transferred to West Chester University as a biology major. After undergrad she has plans to attend vet school. On her down time she likes to ride her 2 horses Rave and Rev along with spend time with family and friends.
Lisa Nileski, Veterinary Technician:
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Michelle Murray-Barnes, Receptionist:
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Jillian Cooley, Receptionist:
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