Family Pet Clinic

Meet Our Team

Hello from the Family Pet Clinic team! We look forward to building a long-lasting relationship with you and your sweet companion.

Tobi Maser Koko

DVM (Surgery Only)

Dr. Tobi Maser Koko graduated in 2006 from Ross University and Missouri University.  She previously worked in New York and spent ten years commuting to a 24-hour animal hospital in South Jersey.  Dr. Maser Koko joined Family Pet Clinic to work closer to home.  She focuses on surgical cases and dental procedures. 

When Dr. Maser Koko is not at the clinic, she enjoys spending time with her two children, rescue cat and dog, as well as exercising, being outdoors and traveling.  

Heather Kellermann

DVM

Dr. Heather Kellermann joined the Family Pet Clinic team in October 2018.  She graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, which is located on the Caribbean island of St. Kitts, with her last year of study at Louisiana State University.  Dr. Kellermann previously worked at small animal practices in Mechanicsburg and Jenkintown, Pennsylvania.

Dr. Kellermann has a cute island dog from St. Kitts named Charlie and four cats: Franklin Toesevelt, Eleanor, Bella, and Norbert.

Danielle Forwood

DVM

Dr. Danielle Forwood was born and raised in Kemblesville, Chester County, Pennsylvania. Her desire to help both animals and their people inspired her to become a veterinarian.  In 2012, she attended Penn State University for her Bachelor in Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences. In 2017, she went on to earn her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Forwood is Fear-Free Certified.  She enjoys the problem-solving aspect of veterinary medicine, and her areas of professional interest include pocket pet medicine, pain management, and anesthesiology/surgery.  One of her favorite parts of working as a veterinarian is helping people provide the best care possible for their family companions.

Dr. Forwood lives in Cinnaminson, New Jersey with her husband, Matt; dog, Cody; and guinea pig, Darla. When she’s not tending to animals, she enjoys reading, gardening, and hiking. A fun fact about Dr. Forwood is that she worked for two weeks as a volunteer on a spay/neuter campaign in Iquitos, Peru, a town that is only accessible by air or water

Katelyn Painter

DVM

Dr. Katelyn Painter is an Associate Veterinarian at Family Pet Clinic. In 2013, she earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree at Skidmore College and went on to complete her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2017 at the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine.  Dr. Painter also earned her Fear-Free Certification.  Her areas of professional interest include behavior, soft-tissue surgery and diagnostic imaging. 
 
Growing up riding and showing horses, Dr. Painter always knew she wanted to work with animals. She believes the best part of being a veterinarian is educating people and providing preventative care to maximize quality time with our companions.
 
Dr. Painter currently lives in Ewing, New Jersey.  She shares her home with Sydney, a mixed breed dog she adopted in the mid-west during veterinary school, and Hedwig, a guinea pig. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, traveling, going to see live music, and yoga. 

Jennifer Wintergrass

DVM

Dr. Jennifer Wintergrass is a Veterinarian at Family Pet Clinic.  She was inspired to become a veterinarian after caring for her first cat, Madonna.  Dr. Wintergrass began working in the veterinary field in 2006 as a kennel assistant. She earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine at Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2013, graduating with highest honors. Her areas of professional interest include emergency care, critical care, ultrasound, internal medicine, and everything feline.
She takes her job as a veterinarian very seriously and feels being a veterinarian is part of her identity. Dr. Wintergrass says she has a soft spot for misfit animals and especially loves old cats.
 
Dr. Wintergrass is from Englishtown, New Jersey, and currently shares a home in Fishtown, Philadelphia with Peggy and Dinky, her two domestic shorthaired cats. When she is not providing quality veterinary medicine, she loves spending time with friends, family and pets. She also enjoys DIY projects, painting, arts and crafts, and video games. A fun fact about Dr. Wintergrass is that she is good at Pac Man and considers herself very handy; she has a lot of tools and a "she shed" in her basement.

Jacqueline H Menninger

VMD, Retired 2021

It is bittersweet for us to announce that our own Dr. Jacqueline Menninger will be retiring on April 1, 2021. Dr. Menninger has been serving the community’s pets and pet parents since Family Pet Clinic opened its doors in 1996 and will truly be missed. You can read her full statement and announcement here.

Dr. Jacqueline Menninger is Family Pet Clinic’s Partner and has been working in the veterinary field since 1984. She earned her Veterinariae Medicinae Doctoris (VMD) from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 1990 and initially worked for a busy ten-doctor practice, gaining experience in surgery and medicine. Today, her areas of professional interest include geriatric and preventative care.

Dr. Menninger was born in England and has lived in Pennsylvania for over 30 years. When she is not providing quality veterinary care, she enjoys spending time with her husband, two children, two grandchildren, and her Jack Russel Terrier, Lightning. She also enjoys sailing, skiing, taking walks, and sudoku.

Christine W.

Practice Manager

Christine is the Practice Manager at Family Pet Clinic and has been working in the veterinary field in since 2005. She earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Animal Biotechnology and Conservation from Delaware Valley College in 2008 and her Associate of Science Degree as a Veterinary Technician from Penn Foster in 2020. She previously worked as a Veterinary Technician and Inventory Supervisor at Family Pet before becoming the practice manager. She is passionate about emergency care, and finds her job as a veterinary technician very rewarding.
 
Christine is from and lives in Warminster, Pennsylvania with her five-year old son, Brantley, and pit bull, Lacey. When she is not caring for animals, Christine enjoys spending time with her son, attending concerts, going to the gym and being outside. A fun fact about Christine is that she was a humane law enforcement officer.

Heather U.

CVT, Public Relations Supervisor, and Behavioral Health Advocate

Heather is a Certified Veterinary Technician, Public Relations Supervisor and Behavioral Health Advocate at Family Pet Clinic. She earned her associate's degree in Veterinary Technology from Manor College in 2003 and has worked at Family Pet Clinic since May 2001. Heather is Fear-Free Level 2 certified, laser therapy certified and is currently working towards a behavioral certification. 
 
Heather enjoys working in the veterinary industry because animals make her happy and being able to make them feel better makes her feel good!  Heather lives in Southampton, Pennsylvania with her two cats, and bearded dragon, Yoshi, who all get along well! When she is not caring for animals, she enjoys superhero cosplay for charity events. 

Michelle C.

CVT & Technician Manager

From the age of 3, Michelle always knew she wanted to work with animals, and her favorite part of being in the veterinary industry is knowing she can help take away animals’ pain.  Michelle has worked in the veterinary field since 2002 and currently serves as a Technician Manager at Family Pet Clinic. She attended Manor College’s Veterinary Technician program and completed externships at CARES. Michelle is laser certified and her areas of professional interest include surgery and anesthesia. 
 
Michelle enjoys spending time with her three children, Jordan, Deanna, and Austin, as well as her dog, Tinkerbell, and three cats, Aslan, Kiara, and Cleopatra. She also loves to ski, listen to music, and play the flute and piccolo.

Tracey W.

Customer Service Supervisor, Vet Assistant, Receptionist, Surgical Technician, Treatment Technician, & Kennel Attendant

Tracey joined the Family Pet Clinic team in July 2012.  Originally studying to be a nurse assistant, Tracey changed her career path to work with animals, with a goal to become a certified veterinary technician. Tracey enjoys the challenges presented from being able to work in all areas of the hospital.  She loves caring for all your furry family members like they are her own.

Tracey has two Yorkies, Cody and Lily, and a special needs cat named Sarafina. In her free time, she enjoys being outside, going to country concerts, and cheering on the Philadelphia Eagles. 

Kirsten T.

Treatment & Surgery Technician, Food Supervisor, & Inventory Supervisor

Kirsten is proud to serve as Family Pet Clinic’s Treatment and Surgery Technician and Food Supervisor.  Her diverse background in property management and ER training transitioned to the veterinary industry in 2009.  Kirsten is laser certified, Fear-Free certified and a nutritional advocate.  She is passionate about exotic pets.
 
Growing up, Kirsten lived in Hawaii, Georgia and Virginia, and eventually settled in Pennsylvania.  She has a daughter and two granddaughters, and loves spending time watching the Philadelphia Eagles and Sixers, watching Netflix, and going to the beach.

Tessa L.

Vet Assistant Supervisor, Vet Assistant, & Treatment Technician

Tessa joined Family Pet clinic in June 2017.  She has an associate's degree in Business Management. 

Tessa enjoys being with her boyfriend and going to Flyers games, car shows, and country concerts.  She also likes doing makeup and fixing old muscle cars.  Tessa has a menagerie, including: three dogs, a Yorkie (Chewbacca), Carolina Plott Hound (Simmonds) and a Jack Russell/Pitbull mix (Chevy); six cats (Clarke, Cubby, Knala, Simba, Colton and Khali); and four aquatic turtles (Killian, Emma, Regina, and Henry). 

Kim H.

Veterinary Technician

Kimberly has worked in the veterinary industry since 2005 and is proud to serve as one of Family Pet Clinic’s Veterinary Technicians. She is laser therapy certified, Fear-Free certified and considers dentistry her area of professional interest. She has always loved animals and has a true passion for helping pets, especially making them feel better.
 
Kimberly is originally from northeast Philadelphia and lives in Feasterville, Pennsylvania with her fiancé, two daughters and one stepson. Her fur babies include Dezzy, a two-year old Havanese/Mini Schnauzer mix; and Piper, an eight-year old domestic shorthaired cat.  She enjoys spending her free time with family and friends and loves to dance.

Cristina R.

CVT, Kennel Supervisor, and Veterinary Assistant

Christina is a Certified Veterinary Technician, Kennel Supervisor and Veterinary Assistant at Family Pet Clinic. In 2019, she earned her associate's degree in Veterinary Technology from Harcum College, and completed a small animal externship at Penn Vet and a large animal externship at New Bolton Center. Her areas of professional interest include anesthesia, radiology, and cytology.  Christina loves being part of saving an animal’s life and educating clients on how to take the best care of their pet. 
 
Christina grew up and lives in Warrington, Pennsylvania with her two dogs, Lucky and Benny, and cat, Bridgette. She enjoys working out at the gym and hanging out with her friends and family. Christina considers herself an optimistic, crazy animal lover and looks forward to traveling the world!

Laura S.

CVT

Laura is a Certified Veterinary Technician at Family Pet Clinic and a Fear-Free Supervisor. She earned her associate's degree in Veterinary Technology at Manor College in 2017. Laura attended Pat Miller’s Dog and Puppy Training Academy and is certified in Level 1 Dog Training (CPDT-KA).  Passionate about canine behavior, she loves both dogs and cats. Laura is thrilled to be surrounded by people who share the same love for animals.
 
Laura grew up in northeast Philadelphia and currently resides in Hamilton, New Jersey where she shares a home with her fiance, Dillon, and their yellow Lab, Miller. In her spare time, Laura enjoys watching Netflix, listening to podcasts and watching stand-up comedy.

Jess P.

Receptionist Supervisor & Receptionist

Jessica is a Receptionist at Family Pet Clinic.  She began in April 2010, and after leaving the area for a a while, returned in April 2017.  Jessica has a bachelor’s degree in social work from Elizabethtown College.  She has always loved working with animals, especially big, fluffy dogs (having grown up with Saint Bernards).   Jessica can't wait to meet your furry family members!

After losing her Golden Retriever, Chase, Jessica still finds herself looking for him around the house.  Thankfully, she has an extremely curious tuxedo kitty named Puddy who keeps her life interesting.  When Jessica is not at work, she enjoys spending time with family and friends. 

Miriam F.

Accounts Receivable Supervisor, Receptionist, & Vet Assistant

Miriam began her career at Family Pet Clinic in July 2016.  Prior to joining the team, she worked for eight years in pet retail, which means she is familiar with many products for a variety of pets.

Miriam has two dogs, Zora and Clayton; two parrots, Leonard and Desmond; a leopard gecko named Matilda; and a goldfish called Toes.  When not caring for her pets, Miriam can be found at the shooting range with her dad, taking photographs, riding horses, or climbing rock walls at the gym.

Chelsea L.

Receptionist & Appointment Schedule Supervisor

Chelsea joined Family Pet Clinic in April 2016, and she loves meeting you and your furry family!  Chelsea has an associate's degree in Liberal Arts from Bucks Community College and is pursuing Physical Therapy at Montco. 

Chelsea has an orange kitty named Reese.  In her free time, she enjoys going to the gym and hanging out with my family and friends. 

Maureen K.

Kennel Attendant & Veterinary Assistant

Maureen Kuntz has worked in the veterinary industry since 2005 and is proud to serve as Family Pet Clinic’s Kennel Attendant and Veterinary Assistant. She loves helping animals and taking extra good care of the boarders who visit.

Maureen is from and lives in Southhampton, Pennsylvania with her Sphynx cat, Talia Angel. She enjoys listening to music, reading, going to the park and watching movies.

Molly D.

Veterinary Assistant/Veterinary Technician

Molly is a Veterinary Assistant and Technician at Family Pet Animal Clinic.  Inspired by the book, All Creatures Great and Small, she has worked in the veterinary field since 1998.  Molly attended both Burlington County College and Star Career Academy, and completed her clinical training at St. Francis Medical Center. She is a Certified Surgical Technologist, and her areas of professional interest include surgery and radiology. Molly enjoys interacting on a daily basis with each of her patients.
 
Originally from Cinnaminson, New Jersey, Molly currently resides in Philadelphia with her spouse and two furry children, a Rottweiler named Morrigan, and Boxer/Pit mix named Cooper. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, being creative and volunteering at addiction centers.

Chris F.

Kennel Attendant

Chris has returned to the Family Pet Clinic family, working in the kennels.

Chris loves his pups and has two bulldogs, Gracie and Stella; a pug named Mia; and a little Boston terrier named Elfie.  He likes to glass blow and is taking classes at Bucks Community College for the art.  Chris also enjoys reading a good book and doing crossword puzzles.

Gabrielle B.

Puppy Trainer, Veterinary Assistant, and Receptionist

Gabrielle is a Certified Puppy Trainer, Veterinary Assistant and Receptionist at Family Pet Clinic. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Animal Behavior and Enrichment from Delaware Valley College in 2010. Gabrielle began working in the veterinary field in 2011 and enjoys how happy animals are when they get the help they need.

Originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Gabrielle currently resides there with her fiancé, two daughters, and two dogs, Oliver and Cali.  

Jennifer W.

CVT, Vet Assistant, Treatment Technician, & Surgical Technician

Jen, a Certified Veterinary Technician, graduated in December 2018 from Manor College.  She joined the Family Pet Clinic as an extern and loved it so much she applied to work here! 

In her free time, Jen enjoys going to the movies, sporting events, concerts and occasionally play video games!

Rachel F.

Receptionist

Rachel is a Receptionist at Family Pet Clinic.  She is also a Certified Veterinary Assistant and is passionate about environmental science (for which she is studying to earn a bachelor's degree).  Rachel started her veterinary field journey in 2014 and loves working closely with other animal lovers and kittens.

Originally from Dallas, Texas, Rachel moved to Los Angeles for a year and eventually moved to Southhampton. She enjoys spending time with her fiancé, Teddy, and her orange tabby cat, Biscuits. Rachel enjoys hiking, camping, golfing, and skiing in the winter. A fun fact about Rachel:  Halloween is her favorite holiday.

Julia S.

Receptionist

Julia is a Family Pet Clinic Receptionist. 

A lifelong pet person, the light of her life is her adopted terrier mix, Buddy.  In her free time, she trains in Jiu-Jitsu with her husband and son.  

Hannah S.

Receptionist

Hannah is Family Pet Clinic’s cheerful Receptionist and loves working with amazing people and meeting all their pets.

Hannah was born and raised in Feasterville-Trevose and currently resides there with her three cats, Bandit, Homer, and Fievel, and her adopted Pitbull mix, Hazel.  She enjoys arts & crafts, baking, and spending time with her friends and family. 

Carly B.

Kennel Attendant & Receptionist

Carly is a Kennel Attendant and Receptionist at Family Pet Clinic. She earned her associate's degree in 2019, and is currently working towards her bachelor’s degree in Small Animal Science at Delaware Valley University. Her areas of professional interests include laboratory animals and she loves being able to comfort and calm a scared pet. 
 
Carly grew up in Hatboro where she currently resides with her Boxador, Bowie (who brings in the mail!); her cat, Jinx; and Mocha, her guinea pig. When she is not caring for animals, she enjoys horseback riding and can play six instruments. 

Brianna D.

Kennel Attendant, Vet Assistant, & Receptionist

Brianna joined Family Pet Clinic in June 2018.  At the University of Delaware, her studies include a Pre-Veterinary Medicine and Animal Biosciences major and a Medical Diagnostics minor.  Brianna has long wanted to be a Veterinarian, so working at Family Pet Clinic has played a huge part in making that dream coming true! 

Brianna enjoys listening to music, doing yoga and playing the ukulele.  She also loves spending time with her adorable pets, Lexy (Cavachon) and Lilly (domestic shorthair).

Shannon L.

Kennel Attendant & Receptionist

Shannon is a Receptionist and Kennel Attendant at Family Pet Clinic. She is currently attending Temple University, and her goal is to become a veterinary technician. Shannon loves being a part of a team that helps animals and enjoys rescue work in her spare time.

Shannon is originally from and lives in northeast Philadelphia with her rescue pets, Whippet mix, Ham; Chiweenie, Becky; and cats, Pants and Marie. When she is not caring for animals, she enjoys sculpting, drawing and crafts.

Tessa C.

Vet Assistant

Tessa started working for Family Pet Clinic in February 2020.  With a passion for wildlife and love for all animals, Tessa earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Delaware Valley University in 2019 with a major in Wildlife Management and Conservation and a minor in Criminal Justice.  Tessa interned and volunteered for Cedar Run Wildlife Hospital in Medford, New Jersey, where she helped rehabilitate injured and orphaned wildlife and prepared them for release back into the wild. She also worked closely with Tiny Miracles Rescue in Chalfont, Pennsylvania.

Born and raised in central Pennsylvania, Tessa fell in love with the Philadelphia area during college and never left.  In her free time, Tessa loves to play soccer, go hiking, and relax on the couch with her two black cats, Boo and Poe. 

Maddison F.

Veterinary Technician

Maddison is a Vet Technician at Family Pet Clinic. She joined our team to further her skills and gain more experience in the animal world shortly after earning her Bachelors degree in Biology, with a focus in pre vet sciences, at Bryn Athyn College. Mads is currently applying to veterinary schools with the hope of pursuing her life long dream to become a Veterinarian. In her free time she loves to play volleyball or spend time with her family, friends, and five dogs!

Molly P

Fear Free Supervisor & Veterinary Technician

Molly joined Family Pet Clinic in 2020. In just a short time Molly has taken on the role as a Fear Free Supervisor at our clinic. Her goal is to create a stress free environment that our patients look forward to experiencing. Molly comes from working with shelter animals where she learned to help pets cope with their anxieties and confusion while awaiting their forever homes. She takes pride in providing a comfortable haven for all fur babies. She is currently in the process of becoming a certified Veterinary Technician.

At home Molly has her own two rescue dogs, Dutchess and Bubba. The three can be found on the canal taking long walks, while Bubba can be found frolicking on the river bank.

Join the Family Pet Clinic Family Today!

Located .4 miles off of Street Road, just steps from the 2nd Street Pike and Knowles Avenue intersection.

Phone: 215.357.2885

Email: info@fpcvets.com

  • Monday: 8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Thursday: 8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Saturday: 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Sunday: Closed

We are only able to see appointments until 5:00pm on Fridays.