Meet the Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr. Leah Girard
    Leah Girard, DVM

    Dr. Leah Girard opened Oxford Animal Hospital in November 2019. She is excited to open her new hospital and to provide compassionate, quality care to pets here in The Villages. She enjoys bonding with her patients and working closely with their owners. Dr. Girard received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from St. George’s University in 2006.  She is a native Floridian and has called the North Central Florida home for the past 14 years.  In her free time Dr. Girard enjoys reading, watching college football *GO GATORS!!*, practicing the piano and going on bicycle rides. Dr. Girard and her husband share their home with four mischievous cats.  

  • Jessie
    Jessie, Veterinary Technician

    Jessie was born and raised in Florida. She graduated from UF and started working in a small animal hospital and loved it so much she decided to make a career out of it! Jessie is a veterinary technician who joined our team in August. She enjoys making sure your pet gets the compassionate care they need. In her time off, she loves to ride and compete with her western pleasure quarter horse Chip. She also enjoys spending time with her golden retriever, Annie, who goes everywhere she can with her. Rainy days are spent drawing or scrapbooking with the help of Annie and AJ her cat!

  • Courtney, Veterinary Technician
    Courtney, Veterinary Technician

    Courtney has lived in Florida most of her life. She also lived overseas in Germany for four years. Courtney has been in the veterinary field since2018 where she started as a receptionist and then trained to become a technician. Courtney has always had a huge passion for animals. It's her goal to make sure everyone feels comfortable and gets the care they deserve. Courtney enjoys spending her time with her three dogs and going on helicopter adventures with her fiancé.

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    Hallie, Veterinary Technician

    Hallie was born and raised in Ocala, FL. She joined our team in January2021 after graduating from the University of Florida. Hallie spends most of her free time outdoors, traveling and camping with her husband and Golden Retriever, Comet! She loves spending time with her family especially at Disney and Gator football games. Hallie is a very compassionate and loving person and one day hopes to continue caring for your pets as a veterinarian.

  • Stephanie, Veterinary Technician

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  • Katelynn, Veterinary Technician

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  • Sandy
    Sandy, Client Relations Specialist

    Sandy has worked as a veterinary receptionist for over 20 years. She came to Florida from New Jersey 10 years ago. She lives with her husband, 2Bulldogs, a Pug, 2 retired Greyhounds and an Indian Ring neck named Charms.

  • Laurie, Client Relations Specialist

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  • Sarah, Client Relations Specialist

    Sarah has been in the veterinary field for nearly a decade and has always enjoyed helping pets. She started out as a kennel technician, then continued into a veterinary assistant position where she could help the animals first hand, and now is one of our receptionists. She did this all while expanding her education in a bachelors management program. Sarah has two dogs and a loving husband at home that fill her heart with joy

Office Hours

Monday

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuesday

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friday

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

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