Paul Badeau

Dr. Badeau started volunteering for our clinic when he was only 14 years old. He began working as a technician in April 1997 and continued working here as he attended the University of Connecticut where he received his undergraduate degree in Pathobiology in 2003. He left us to obtain his D.V.M from the University of [...]

Alyson Bishop

Dr. Bishop started with us in 2006 as a technician while obtaining her undergraduate degree at the University of Connecticut. She graduated from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2012. Shortly after, she returned to Bolton Vet to practice both small and farm animal medicine. She credits the hardworking staff and dedicated [...]

Paige Boivin

Dr. Boivin graduated with a Bachelors of Biology and Chemistry from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, FL where she was also a collegiate athlete and played volleyball. She received her doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Ross University located in the beautiful Caribbean in 2020. Dr. Paige has lived in many different exotic locations and [...]

Joanna L. FitzGerald

Dr. FitzGerald received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2014, and her undergraduate degree from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in 2009.  Shortly after graduation from Ohio State she joined Bolton Veterinary Hospital and was immediately drawn to the challenging cases and high level of [...]

Michelle Forella

Dr. Forella has been with the team at Bolton Veterinary Hospital since the spring of 2017. From a young age, Dr. Forella always knew she wanted to work with animals, but hoped to do so in a way that would help others; becoming a veterinarian was the perfect blend of both passions. After earning her [...]

Sonja Kos

Born and raised in western Connecticut, Dr. Kos grew up surrounded by multiple cats and her grandparents’ dogs. Her passion for veterinary medicine stems from her interest in difficult science, creative thinking and, of course, her love of animals. After obtaining her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology and English Literature, Dr. Kos went on to complete [...]

Edward Grace

Dr. Grace is a 1983 graduate of UConn (B.S. Pathobiology, Magna Cum Laude, Degree with Distinction) and a 1988 graduate of Purdue University (D.V.M.). Dr. Grace has been a veterinarian at B.V.H. since 1994. For many years he was engaged primarily in the practice of emergency medicine and surgery, areas where he retains a strong [...]

Kim Griswold

Dr. Griswold joined us as a technician in 1996 while attending Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine to begin a second career as a veterinarian after working for IBM for 16 years. She completed her undergraduate requirements at UConn, graduated from Tufts in 1999, and continued with us as a veterinarian. Dr. Griswold chose to [...]

Shonna Kalos

Dr. Kalos is another of our veterinarians who “grew up” at Bolton Vet. She started in our job shadow program as a high school student, and worked her way up from kennel assistant to veterinary technician while graduating from UCONN in 1999 with a B.S. in Animal Science. Later, she attended Ross University School of [...]

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