Paws Animal Hospital

1950 Laurel Manor Dr. #230
The Villages, FL 32162


The Paws Family

Debbie - ACT Certified Practice Manager*

Debbie is our boxer lover!! She is the proud Mom to Boxers, Bunker and Bella. She also has a loveable English Bulldog named Lucy, 3 cats; Foster, Haus, and her petite loveable Cooper. She has an African Grey, named Sully, many Chickens and ducks! Recently Debbie and her husband have added an adorable Mini Pig named Reba to the crew!

Debbie has been in the veterinary field for over 15 years and would eventually like to open her own Boxer Rescue Organization. She has been happily married for over 30 years and has a wonderful human son, Corey. Debbie loves spending time with her family and new grandchildren. 

Theresa- Technician

Although Theresa has been a Technician in the Veterinary field for 15 years, she is currently finishing her degree. Theresa loves spending time with her husband and 2 beautiful daughters. Her hobbies include sewing, drawing and hanging out with their pets! Theresa has a sweet Great Dane; Truman and a gorgeous Rabbit; Bunningsway.

Jen- Technician

Jen grew up on a farm and has been an animal lover ever since! She found the love of her life in Bacon, the Bearded Dragon. Jen also has a Kitty named Carly and a Quarter Horse named Blue. She has been in the veterinary field for the last 10 years. In her spare time she enjoys fishing, spending time with her family over a good meal, and is an avid Alabama Football Fan! Roll Tide! 

Shellea- Technician 

Lauren- Technician


Amanda - Assistant

Amanda is our longest working employee here at Paws Animal Hospital. She is a proud mother Dale; her Tabby and Scooby; her lovable dog baby. Amanda moved here from NY in 2004, where she helped her mother with animal science courses at the Bronx Zoo. When Amanda was young, she always loved animals and wanted to become a marine biologist.

Amanda is now currently attending University of Central Florida for her Bachelors degree in Biomedical Science, and is aspiring to be a pathologist.


Danielle- Technician

Danielle has been a part of the Paws Family for years. She is a graduate from the University of South Florida, and since has been able to join the team again while awaiting entry into Veterinary College. Danielle loves spending her time with Family, Friends, and all the animals at Paws, especially our Orange house cat- Honey Pot! Danielle, and her husband Mike have 4 awesome kitties and 2 bunny's, one is disguised as a Rottweiler named Champ, at home. Danielle's Siamese, Leo also rescued a small Red Eared Slider Turtle last year.

Danielle is an avid Ice Hockey Fan as well, GO FLYERS !!! 

Augusta- Technician

Augusta worked with horses before joining our team at Paws! She and her boyfriend Zach have two cat's at home to love on.

 Stephanie- Kennel Technician 

Stephanie has over 10 years of experience in Kennels and at Veterinary offices. She loves taking care of your furry kids, just the same as her own!

Shaya- Kennel Technician

Shaya shares her life with her husband of 15 years and their two beautiful daughters. She has been in the veterinary field for 10 years and loves Dachshunds! At home she has: 2 Doxies, 1 Chocolate Lab, 3 Kitties, and a Bunny. Shaya is originally from OHIO but has been a Florida girl since 1991. In her spare time she and her family enjoy fishing and going to the beach. Go BUCKEYES! 


Moe - ACT Certified Receptionist*/Assistant

Moe started working at Garland Road Small Animal Hospital in Winslow Maine in 2003 as a receptionist/assistant. Since moving to Florida in 2006 she has been fortunate enough to have found her other family here at Paws Animal Hospital, continuing to work in the field she loves. Moe take's a special interest in the older, down on their luck animals. She has been married to her husband Tim since 1991; Moe has a beautiful daughter K.L. Moe's family continued to grow in 2012 when they were blessed with their first granddaughter Joselyn Marie. Her second granddaughter, Ariel joined the Disney loving crew in May 2014!

Moe has 4 cats, Winslow and Harley D’ who both were rescue kitties that were brought into Paws, and the other 2 cats Kendra Lee and Nala (Nana Beans) were also rescue kitties. Recently the family lost their oldest rescue, Savannah Jane; from Maine she is Newfoundland/Shepard mix who was 12 years old she will always hold a very special place in my heart. We all miss our Savannah Jane <3

Lindsay- Receptionist

Lindsay has worked in the Veterinary field most of her life. She enjoy's spending time outdoors and on the water with her husband, Brent. They have a home on the lake with their 2 sweet Dachshunds, 2 kitties, and their horses!


Victoria has lived in South Florida most of her life but moved to the Ocala area with her other half, Samuel, a few years ago. She has been in the veterinary field for 4 years and has 2 sweet kittens she rescued, Phil and Lil. Victoria has an adorable 2 year old toddler named Ethan. Victoria enjoys going to Disney with her family in her spare time.

*ACT Certification- Animal Care Technologies (ACT) is a world leader in the educational resources for Veterinary hospitals.