Dawn Brooks, DVM — Chief of Staff
Dr. Dawn Brooks, our Chief of Staff, grew up locally in Westford, and graduated from Westford Academy in 1990. She went to Stonehill College in Easton, MA, to earn a B.S. in Biology, before going to Purdue University School of Veterinary Medicine. In 1998, she was accepted to the internship program at Angell Memorial Animal Hospital where she completed her professional training and developed an interest in working with small mammals, birds and reptiles.
Christy Cox, DVM
Dr. Christy Cox grew up in Colchester, CT and currently resides in Gardner, MA. She received an undergraduate degree from Boston University and then worked in nonprofit with Habtitat for Humanity and AmeriCorps before realizing her true passion was veterinary medicine. After a few years of building up experience and coursework she was thrilled to be accepted to the North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine. During her time at NC State she was able to complete externships in Grand Cayman, South Africa, Fort Lauderdale, and several places throughout North Carolina. Her special interests include surgery, backyard poultry, shelter medicine and wildlife medicine. She enjoys the variety of working with multiple species.
Dr. Cox shares her home with her husband, their dog, Quilan and two cats, Smokey and Madison. She loves to travel and in her spare time enjoys playing pool and practicing the fiddle.
Kara Radzinski, DVM
Dr. Kara Radzinski was born and raised in Durham, New Hampshire, but relocated to the Midwest for her undergraduate degree at the College of Wooster in Ohio. After college, she moved to Madison, Wisconsin, where she quickly jumped at the opportunity to become a veterinary assistant at an animal hospital seeing small animals and exotics. She worked there for five years, falling head over heels in love with all the animals she saw. This experience confirmed that she had found her calling.