Dr. Stacey Hattan


Dr. Hattan was born and raised in Southern California. She moved to the east to attend Tufts Veterinary Medical School. She has owned Foster Veterinary Clinic since October 2000.

Dr. Catherine Malgieri


Dr. Malgieri graduated from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2012. She was inducted into the Phi Zeta veterinary honor society prior to graduation. Dr. Malgieri is originally from the Florida Panhandle.

Dr. Daniel Simpson


Dr. Simpson brings to the Foster Veterinary Clinic over forty years of experience in practicing Clinical Veterinary Medicine.



Ruth works as a manager and since March 2015, as a receptionist, as well. She brings to those positions certificates in data processing and medical office skills from Bay Path Regional Vocational Technical High School and Quinebaug Valley Community College, respectively.


Lead Veterinary Technician

Brianna is the Lead Veterinary Technician, which involves patient care, managing the veterinary technician team, and working as the head surgery technician. She completed her professional requirements from Craven County Community College, in New Bern, NC in 2016.


Assistant Lead Veterinary Technician

Mel is our assistant lead technician and social media coordinator. She has worked at Foster Veterinary Clinic since 2018. She received her diploma at Woodstock Academy in 2021 and is currently earning her bachelor's degree in Animal Science.


Veterinary Technician

Katie is a veterinary technician. She came to the clinic from New England Tech's Veterinary Technology Program as a member of the Class of 2020. Her roles in treating patients include lab work, phlebotomy, administering vaccines, and assisting with surgery.


Veterinary Assistant

As a member of the support staff, Frankie enjoys being an active member of each client's healing process. She is amazed at the fantastic work ethic of her colleagues and sees her work at the clinic as taking one step closer to working in the field of veterinary medicine.


Veterinary Assistant

Sally is a veterinary assistant. She is continuing to learn what it takes to become a veterinary technician. She has received a bachelor's degree in Psychology and Anthropology at Brandeis University.


Veterinary Receptionist

Sam is a veterinary receptionist. Her love for animals has brought her to pursue a career in the veterinary field. She received her diploma at Arts Capital Theater and an associate's degree in General Studies at Quinebaug Valley Community College.