Our Veterinarians
National Directory of Lap of Love's mobile veterinarians dedicated to end of life care including euthanasia.

Tampa & St. Petersburg

Drs. Dani, Nil, Jade, Loren, Susan, Anna, Elizabeth & Jessica

South Florida - Broward & Palm Beach Counties

Drs. Jordan, Tiffany, Julie, Amanda, Kim, Matt, Robyn & Laura

Orange County California

Drs. Amanda, Hannah, Mary, Jeni & Jess

North Carolina, The Triangle

Drs. Dana, Christina & Betsy

Central New Jersey

Dr. Shannon Skevakis

Trenton & Surrounding Areas

Dr. Shannon Cabell

Martin & St. Lucie Counties

Dr. Tiffany Matheson

Columbus and Surrounding Areas

Drs. Leslie and Nellie

Kansas City & Surrounding Areas

Dr. Suzanne Cosentino

Albuquerque & Surrounding Areas

Dr. Erin Deveau & Dr. Elizabeth Noyes

Baton Rouge & Surrounding Areas

Dr. Carly Billeaudeau

Atlanta & Surrounding Areas

Drs. Lauren, Cary, Ashley and Jo

Albany & Surrounding Areas

Dr. Melanie Santspree

Greater Boston Area

Drs. Lauren Shell & Sally Lynch

Buffalo / Niagara Region

Drs. Steven Schultz & Erin Gorney

Dallas Ft. Worth & Surrounding Areas

Drs. Erica, Jessica & Sarah

St. Louis & Surrounding Areas

Drs. Dawnetta, Carrie & Keri

Inland Empire

Dr. Lorry

Greater Jacksonville and St. Johns Area

Drs. Katie S, Michelle, Jessica & Katie G.

Annapolis-Baltimore Area

Drs. Rachel & Jocelyn

Orlando & Surrounding Areas

Drs. Annie, Stacy, Elizabeth & Lauren

Philadelphia & Surrounding Areas | South Jersey

Drs. Brad, Samantha, Abby & Anne

Phoenix & Surrounding Areas

Dr. Jordy Merrifield

SeaTac – Seattle, Tacoma & Surrounding Areas

Drs. Ashleigh, Tara and Christina

Los Angeles

Drs. Tina and Christine

Greater Richmond Area

Dr. Sarah Clarke

Charlotte & Surrounding Areas

Drs. Jen, Rachel & Jennifer

Northern Virginia & Washington DC

Drs. Christine, Nora, Beth, Stephanie, Kimberly & Danielle

Brazos Valley

Dr. Colleen Lambo

Chicago & Surrounding Suburbs

Drs. Juliana, Kristina, Karen, and Liz

Toby Goldman, DVM

"Paola was very sweet on the phone when I had to make the heartbreaking call. Dr. Toby arrived and was very kind and loving through the entire process. He explained everything and my sweet boy was in no pain at all. It was of great comfort to have someone that had genuine compassion and clearly loved doing what he could to comfort us. He did not rush anything, and took our cues as to when. He even emailed me a personal message the next day. I truly believe he cares about the animals as well as their human family. He made a very difficult time the best it could be."

Julie Chapman
Las Vegas, Nevada

Nora Glaser, DVM

"Dr. Nora, you and all the rest of the doctors at Lap of Love hold a very special place in my heart and I thank you for making such a scary and disheartening time as peaceful and comfortable as it could be. You all make the joy of having a pet memorable until the very end and it takes a very special person to do that. Thank you!!"

Crystal Tulloch
Manassas, Virginia

Brad Bates, VMD

"Paw Prints On My Heart

I knew the house would be quiet when it was your time to leave.

But the silence is so deafening as I think about you and grieve.

Your bed is empty every time I look over as expect to see you face.

Instead I see your toys in what used to be your place.

Lately I’ve been wanting to curl up and lay your bed, to get some sort of comfort, but I just cry instead.

Today I was reminded of our trip to Dairy Queen.

As I got in my car, I found your nail in my sun visor seam.

Also something else tonight, that made me take a look.

I felt and found a single strand of your fur in my foot.

I no longer ..."

Christine Shubin
Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania

Elyse Persico, DVM

"Dr. Elyse was extraordinary.

When she entered our home she brought with her a sense of calm and genuine caring. My husband and I felt so guilty about making the decision to end Daisy's life but Dr. Elyse helped us to realize that, at 16 plus years old, Daisy was holding on for us and was suffering physically, even with pain medication.

Dr. Elyse took the time to get to know us and Daisy. She cried with us, mourned with us, and reminisced with us. It was the most dignified and respectful way to allow Daisy to earn her angel wings. I recommend Dr. Elyse highly, especially if your pet is considered a family member."

Rose Harrington
Chesapeake, Virginia

Kristine Campanelli, DVM

"I cannot say enough about Dr. Kristine; she made a very difficult day easier for us and for our beloved Holly. Dr. Kristine came to our home and took time to be with Holly (petting & talking to her...becoming a friend), she answered any questions we had and did not rush us through the process of saying goodbye to Holly. Lap of Love’s staff are wonderful people - from talking with them on the phone, to the compassionate email that followed - never once did I feel like I made this appointment & was left to hang - Lap of Love knows the difficult decision and heartache you are going through. Having Holly's final moments in her home, ..."

Christine Mathosian
Kings Parl, NY

Kim Slade, DVM

"When the time came for our 16 year old pup, we weren't exactly sure what to do. Dr. Kim made a very difficult time in our lives as painless as it could possibly be. She was incredibly nice, caring, understanding and compassionate. She walked us through everything slowly and answered all questions. From the moment she walked through the door we could tell that she cared about Quinley just as much as we did. We don't have words to express how truly thankful we are."

Brian Heitman
Ramsey, New Jersey

Services We Provide
Lap of Love's mobile veterinarians focus on veterinary hospice, in home euthanasia and consultations for your terminally ill or elderly pet.

Veterinary Hospice

Veterinary hospice is an at home service with a mobile veterinarian administering ways to improve the last few months, weeks or days you have with your pet.

In Home Euthanasia

Learn more about the process of in home euthanasia for your terminally ill or elderly pet by a mobile veterinarian.

In Home Veterinary Consultation

Learn more about an in home Veterinary Consultation for end of life pet care by a compassionate mobile veterinarian in your area.

Aftercare

Learn more about cremation options available through Lap of Love and its mobile veterinarians.

Quality Of Life
Information and tools to help you evaluate your pet's quality of life designed by our Lap of Love founders.

Determining Pet Quality of Life

When do you know it is the right time to say goodbye to your pet.

How Will I Know It Is Time

Information to help guide you in understanding when it is time to put your beloved pet to sleep.

Quality of Life Scoring Tools

Printable assessments to help guide you with your decision.

The Pet Hospice Journal

An interactive tool designed to help you monitor your pet's disease and/or decline in an effort to maintain comfort during the end of life stage.

Grey Muzzle

Quality of life calendar app for your mobile device to help guide you with your decision.

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“My best best boy, silly, cutie pie Tuxedo, I love you so much. Everyone says how I saved you, but you were the one to save me. You were truly my best friend, and came into my life when I needed you most. I did everything I could to “get you better”, make sure you knew you were loved. I didn’t get to have you long enough. I hope I did the right ...
Julie Chapman
October 17, 2018
“Little puppy girl, how we loved to call you that! Always so vibrant and loving with everyone! There wasn’t a single person who didn’t fall in love with you! When we found you we were sure you had to belong to someone but as it was, we were blessed to keep you! These 17 yrs have been the most memorable and happy times! You brought so much joy ...
Sarah and Scott Gregory
October 17, 2018
“Everyday was memorable with you Daisy Mae. You were and continue to be an inspiration to me. You bravely fought cancer 3 different times. You went thru chemo and 2 operations and each time you came through with flying colors, defying every Oncologist that told you would not have quality of life. For 16 years and 4 months your quality of life ...
Rose Harrington
October 17, 2018
“Sparkie was hands down the best dog I have ever known. Maybe I’m biased but he was truly special in every way. He and I were closer than anyone else in the family and I think it’s because he could trust me to always be kind and gentle with him no matter what. He and I grew up together which is usually difficult because a lot of kids grow up and ...
Sapphire Sapphire
October 16, 2018