(Staff picture hopefully coming soon!)


Front Desk

Janette – has been employed at SAH since 1990. She is a valued employee who knows everybody by name who comes through the doors! Janette knows every side of Surry Animal Hospital and chances are if you have a question about the hospital she knows the answer. She is the proud mother of two daughters, Courtney and Madison, and is very active within her church. She enjoys cooking, crafts, antique restoration and farming.  Her animal family consists of one cat, Tori, that she adopted and a back yard full of deer!

Cooky – has been employed since 1992. After being a full time employee for approximately 12 years, she often fills in on Saturday mornings. Cooky is known for caring for all the dogs that are dropped at her house and adopting needy animals! She is always wearing a smile and passing along positive thoughts!

Pam – Originally from Galax, Virginia, Pam joined the SAH team in 2017, although she isn’t new to the animal hospital scene having worked for over 13 years in animal health.  She has 3 kids (Emily, Ethan and Marc) and is the mom to two dogs (Berniece and Benny), 2 cats (Mater and Hercules) and one guinea pig (George).  Pam is often the first friendly face you will see once entering our front door.  She enjoys spending time with her family and friends as well as being outside taking pictures and hanging out with her fur babies!



Veterinary Assistants

Bridget – has been employed at SAH since 2000. A very knowledgeable assistant who goes beyond the call of duty. She is an excellent lab technician, surgical assistant and animal handler! She can answer questions before they are asked! She always has either a dog or cat that lost a home and offers her hand for and enjoys raising chickens.  She is married to James.  In her free time she enjoys camping, kayaking and hiking with the family dogs.

Sherry – has been employed since 1990. She first came as a part time employee only working weekends while working another job. She has been a full time employee for many years. If the lights are on at night/holidays, she is usually one of the people in the hospital as well as working her day schedule as well. She handles the kennels as well as all the other duties called for. Her home consists of numerous dogs and cats and she’s very active in animal rescue.  Sherry is married to Tim.

Laken – has been with SAH since 2011.  Laken can be found in just about any spot in our hospital as she’s become a very vesatile employee that feels comfortable in every area of the hospital.  Laken is the mom to three dogs (Georgia, Gunner and Carter), two  horses and is recently married to Orry.  Laken loves horseback riding and hiking.

 Todd – Originally from Peoria, Illinois, Todd now resides in Mt Airy with his wife and daughter (Brooklynn) and is expecting a second daughter (Peyton).  Todd grew up in Kenya, as his parents are missionaries.  Todd is also a youth pastor at a local church.  He joined the SAH family in 2016.  Always willing to lend a hand, Todd has quickly become a favorite to many clients.  In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and loves to play piano.

Kinley – Kinley is a life long resident of Mt Airy and recently graduated from Mt Airy High School in 2017.  She is currently pursuing her paralegal degree at Surry Community College.  Kinley is a vital member of our patient care staff and is responsible for lots of the daily care of our patients.  She is always a joy to be around and has a terrific sense of humor.  Kinley enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Lauren – A current high school senior, Lauren attends Surry Central High School and works part time in our office.  She always has a smiling face and is quick to lend a helping hand.  Lauren helps with patient care and provides nurturing care to our patients.  Lauren is mom to two dogs and 3 horses.  She enjoys spending time with family, riding her horses and spending time with her dogs.

Brianna – From Clearwater, Florida, Brianna has relocated to Mt Airy to live with her grandparents and is a current student at Surry Community College.  Brianna provides loving care to our patients and makes sure all their needs are met daily.  She is a positive asset to our staff as she is always found working diligently throughout the office.  She enjoys riding horses, fishing, hiking, camping and other outdoor activities.

Greta – Profile Coming soon



Karen – Originally from Dobson, NC, Karen along with her husband, Dr. A. Renfrow Hauser, opened Surry Animal Hospital, PA in 1976. At that time they were the only two employees of the office. She began as the receptionist and has since moved into the office manager’s role which includes accounts receivable, accounts payable, billing, employment and everything in between. She is the mother to two sons and daughters in law, with 6 precious grandchildren. She also has  numerous horses and goats.

Leah – began working at SAH in 2012. She is working in the accounting aspect of the hospital team. A graduate of Greensboro College, she lettered 4 years and was named All Conference each season on the college’s Lacrosse team. She and her husband Mark have a two daughters, Marlee and Annabelle, and a son, Henry.  They also have a rescued dog, Freckles, a goldfish, Fred and a donkey.  Leah also enjoys spending time with her children and spending time in the gym.


"We want to thank you all for your loving care to my precious Toby! We think y'all are the BEST and we appreciate all you do!"

- Danny and Mary Lynn

"Best hearts in the South, best care, and best at knowing your pet. You want experts... Go to Surry Animal Hospital."

- Matt

"The staff are so friendly, and the doctors are amazing! I wouldn't take my animals anywhere else!"

- Kristi

About Us

We are a full service animal hospital for companion animals as well as large animals. We offer a full range of medical and surgical services as well as preventative health care for your pets. We provide extensive in-house laboratory services, highly technical surgical skills and pharmaceuticals.

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Surry Animal Hospital, PA
926 Reeves Drive
Mt. Airy, NC 27030

Phone: (336) 789-9054
Fax: (336) 786-9005

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