Jennifer Cody, DVM
Dr Jennifer Cody graduated from Ross University in 2002. She has been practicing here in Ulster County for the last ten years. She enjoys surgery, dentistry and internal medicine. She lives in the area with her son, five dogs, and three cats. Any spare time is spent hiking with the dogs, camping and soccer games.
Michael Halstead, DVM
Dr. Michael Halstead has owned LKAH since 2001. He did his undergraduate studies at SUNY Binghamton. He graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1991.
Dr. Halstead currently sits on the board of the Ulster County SPCA. He is also volunteering to build a dog park at Kingston Point. Dr. Halstead is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), the Hudson Valley Veterinary Medical Society (HVVMS), the New York State Veterinary Medical Society, and the Humane Society Veterinary Medical Association.
Dr. Halstead is a competitive triathlete and leads training sessions at the YMCA. He and his dog Kai were featured in a story in Runner’s World magazine. Dr. Halstead lives in Stone Ridge NY with his wife Shelly and his son Drew.
Sue Black, DVM
Dr. Sue Black is a graduate of Michigan State University. Her hobbies include gardening, hunting, and air shows. Primarily a small animal practitioner, her special interests include surgery, emergency medicine, reptiles and amphibians. She also works at the Animal Emergency Clinic of the Hudson Valley.
Brenda Roach (Office Manager) - Has been employed at the Lake Katrine Animal Hospital since January 2002. She grew up in Ulster County. She is married with three children. While working at the Lake Katrine Animal Hospital she acquired a three legged dog, named Monteray. Monteray arrived from the Ulster County SPCA as a Humane Law case needing to have his leg amputated. While recovering from his surgery he remained at the Lake Katrine Animal Hospital and stole Brenda’s heart and found his forever home. If you keep your eyes open while visiting us at the office you might get to see our three legged friend.