Meet Our Union, KY Veterinary Team
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Scroll down to meet our incredible team of compassionate veterinary professionals. Our Union veterinarians have spent their lives providing comprehensive veterinary services for the pets of Burlington, Hebron, and Union, KY, and beyond. Thank you for making us a part of your pet’s life.
Dr. Stanley Hastings
Owner / Veterinarian
Dr. Stanley Hastings graduated from the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1979. After practicing for a year in a mixed practice in Bellefountaine, OH, he moved to Arizona and practiced in a small animal group for two years. After moving to Northern Kentucky in 1982, Dr. Hastings purchased an existing clinic from Dr. Bud Waite, renamed it Erlanger Veterinary Hospital, and practiced in the Graves Avenue building until 2003 when the practice moved into the renovated bank building on Dixie Highway. Dr. Hastings has been a member of the Veterinary Orthopedic Society since 1982 and a member of the American Veterinary Dental Society since 1996. He opened the Union Pet Hospital in July 1997, where he practices when he is not at the Erlanger location. Dr. Hastings’ interests include surgery, orthopedics, ophthalmology and dentistry. He also enjoys fishing with his grandchildren and traveling to visit his son in Montana.
Dr. Andrew Pfaehler
Dr. Ashley DeWees
Dr. Ashley DeWees graduated with a Bachelor of Science from Georgetown University and a Doctorate from the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine. She practiced in the Washington, D.C. area before moving to Florida where she practiced for 4 years. Dr. DeWees enjoys splitting her time between the Erlanger Veterinary Hospital and the Union Pet Hospital. Her special interests include animal behavior, ultrasonography, and feline medicine. She is a member of the American Association of Feline Practitioners. Dr. DeWees also enjoys running and cooking in her spare time, as well as spending time with her husband Tom, sons Harrison and William, and pets Dalton, Pixel, and Angus.
Dr. Lee Nancarrow
Dr. Anna Matchinga
Dr. Jessica Henson
Dr. Jessica N. Henson was born and raised in Erlanger and attended St. Henrythrough high school. She earned her undergraduate degree from Coastal CarolinaUniversity in 2005. She is a 2010 graduate of Auburn University – College of Veterinary Medicine. She has been practicing locally since 2011.
Her veterinary interests include preventative care and internal medicine. Outside of work, she spends her time with her husband, Brian, and to kids Brady and Claire. The Henson family also includes two shelter dogs named Charlie and Brody. Jessica also enjoys traveling and spending time with her extended family.
Jennifer started working at Union Pet Hospital in May of 2008. She has two dachshunds named Chase and Riley. She enjoys spending time with her family.
Kara has worked as a receptionist at the Union Pet Hospital since 2002. She has a very mischievous kitty named Willie. When she is not working, she enjoys reading, skiing, and hiking.
Megan decided to pursue a career working with pets and animals because of her love for animals and wanting to care for them. When she engages with a client, her ultimate goal is to get the best care for the patient. Her pet family at home consists of her Pomeranian, Cooper, and her cats, Lilah and Stella. They all enjoy cuddling and playing.
Sherri decided to pursue a career working with pets and animals because she kind of just fell into it but ended up loving her job. When she engages with a client, her ultimate goal is to make them feel welcomed and that their needs are met at a high standard. What makes Sherri excited to wake up and go to work every day is the fact that she truly enjoys what she does, the clients, and the coworkers she gets to work with. Her pet family at home consists of her sweet 2 year old Terrier Mix named Lexi. She is her furbaby and is very spoiled.