Brandywine Hospital for Pets

1384 Brandywine Blvd
Zanesville, OH 43701


Registered Veterinary Technicians



Kelly has been a registered technician at Brandywine since 2009. She is a 2009 graduate from The Vet Tech Institute at Bradford School. She  currently lives in Zanesville and has been married to Ryan Kohler since July 2013. They have 3 pets: Kida a 13 year Shepherd,  Bernie 2 year pit mix and Gordy, a 2 year old kitty. 



Bessie McKenzie has been a registered technician at Brandywine since 2004. She is a Columbus State Community College Veterinary Technology graduate. She currently lives in Zanesville with her husband Eric. She was blessed with three kids. March of 2012 Ella, August 2014 Peter and December 2017 William. They have 3 pets: Lady, a lab/beagle mix and 2 orange tabby cats from the family dairy farm named Juice and Sunny D. 



Heather started working in the kennel at Brandywine in May 2015 while she attended Vet Tech school. She is a 2015 graduate from The Vet Tech Institute at Bradford School and has been working as a registered veterinary technician since January 2016. Heather lives in Roseville with her husband and their 3 dogs; Cooper, Marley, and Sophie. She also has 2 cats and a tortoise.




Sara is a 2017 graduate of the Kent State University Veterinary Technology Program.  She attended Coshocton High School and spent time with her parents volunteering at their local animal shelter.  She helped foster the pregnant cats and their kittens until they were old enough to be adopted.  This is when she decided she would like to pursue a career as a Veterinary Technician.

Her free time is spent fishing, hiking and enjoying the outdoors with Zeke, her black lab. 

Sara's favorite part of being a Vet Tech is that she learns something new every day as the veterinary field is constantly growing and changing.  She especially enjoys the challenges of pet behavior

Veterinary Assistants 


Gale has joined our staff as a veterinary assistant and a client service representative- she does it all ! Gale loves being at home with her husband Al and her 3 cats-Loco, Missy and Obie. She is very much a home-body and loves reading, music, watching the Cav's, and good conversation. Her passion is cats!  And so far...has never met one she didn't like.