Cat Friendly Practice

Dr. Jane Sayler, Veterinarian, Practice Owner

Dr. Sayler


Dr. Jane Sayler has been in private small animal practice since her graduation from Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1979. Dr. Sayler established the West Frederick Veterinary Hospital in 1983 at the Stonegate Business Center on Route 40 West. In 1994, she and her husband, Ric Sayler, owner of the Grooming Room for Pets, constructed the West Frederick Pet Care Center, which now houses the veterinary hospital.

Dr. Sayler lives in Middletown with her husband. She enjoys antiques, interior design, and spending time with her three sons and two granddaughters.

Dr. Stacey DiMaria, Associate Veterinarian, Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist

Dr. DiMaria


Dr. DiMaria received her veterinary degree from Ohio State University in 1984 and has been involved in clinical small animal practice since her graduation. Dr. DiMaria joined West Frederick Veterinary Hospital in October 1992. She treats a variety of species in addition to dogs and cats, including reptiles, ferrets, rabbits, mice and other little critters. Dr. DiMaria is also certified to perform acupuncture on animals.

Dr. DiMaria enjoys many different outdoor activities such as camping, caving, horseback riding, canoeing, cycling and skiing; most of all, she enjoys raising her son, Ari.

Dr. Lisa Hennings, Associate Veterinarian

Dr. HenningsDr. Hennings started her veterinary career in the 5th grade when during an 'interview' with a veterinarian for school she almost passed out from the sight of a dog's lacerated bleeding paw. Fortunately, she has come a long way since then. Dr. Hennings grew up in Ringwood, NJ, and attended Pennsylvania State University for her undergraduate studies. She continued her education at the University of Florida where she obtained her veterinary degree. Following graduation, she was granted a one year internship at the prestigious Oradell Animal Hospital in Paramus, NJ. She was then selected to fill a two year staff veterinarian position at this hospital. Dr. Hennings then returned to Florida where she practiced small animal medicine and surgery for three years while her husband completed his veterinary degree in equine medicine. She enjoys internal medicine and critical care cases.

Outside of veterinary medicine she enjoys cooking, hiking, biking, going to the beach, and cheering on the Nittany Lions and Florida Gators. She shares her home with her husband, sons, and a crew of crazy dogs.

Dr. Keith Krebs, Associate Veterinarian

Dr. KrebsDr. Krebs earned a Ph.D. in Biochemistry and performed research at The Hershey Medical Center and The National Institutes of Health for 13 years. He then attended The University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, graduating summa cum laude in 1997. After completing an internship in medicine and surgery at The VCA Veterinary Referral Associates in Gaithersburg, Dr. Krebs was the Medical Director of two VCA hospitals for 6 years.

Dr. Krebs enjoys treating dogs, cats, birds, rabbits, reptiles, and pocket pets. He and his wife, Melissa, have adopted 6 children and live on an 18th century farm with dairy goats, chickens, horses, dogs, cats, and parrots.

In his spare time, Dr. Krebs enjoys hiking, gardening, playing music, and making goat cheese.

Amber
Practice Manager

Amber


Amber moved here from Huntington, WV where she earned a degree in Sports Marketing from Marshall University. She soon realized after graduation she couldn't find a career that really touched her heart and she began working as a veterinary technician. Now she has found a true love for medicine. Amber now uses her business experience to aid her in her new journey as our practice manager! Her family includes her husband, 2 dogs (Pada and Koda) and 2 cats (Crash Wrecks-A-Lot and Chewie).

Monica
Nurse/Technician Supervisor

Monica


Monica is our wonderful nurse who cares for our surgical and hospitalized patients. Monica joined the WFVH team in September 2016 and comes to us with prior experience in an all feline veterinary practice. Monica has a strong passion for dentistry and anesthesic monitoring. Monica is studying in the Veterinary Technology program at Northern Virginia Community College; she is working towards becoming a licensed technician.

Monica shares her home with her fiance Michael, three cats Bam Bam, Lucipurr, and Rowena, and her dog Burt Macklin FBI. Monica loves all animals and every aspect of patient care.

Bailey
Receptionist

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Bailey joined the WFVH team in August of 2018 as part of our reception team. She has prior veterinary experience at a small practice in Middletown, MD. Bailey’s passion for animals started when she was a little girl with a special interest in horses. Growing up, Bailey’s family had horses where they lived in West Virginia. Now Bailey resides in Frederick, MD with her boyfriend Dylan, family, 3 mischievous cats Raven, Moose, and Milo, and her bulldog Sadie.

Outside of work Bailey enjoys fishing, campfires, and spending time with her family and friends.

Scott
Technician

Scott


Scott joined West Frederick Veterinary Hospital in March 2002 as a Veterinary Assistant. He assists the doctors during appointments and surgeries. Scott has also completed the Veterinary Assistant course given at Frederick Community College. He has lived in the Frederick area for over 23 years. Before joining the hospital, he spent several years working for a local medical supply company.

In the summertime, he enjoys whitewater kayaking. Scott also enjoys gardening and hiking with his mischievous basset, Darcey. He loves old cars and is currently restoring a 1968 Camaro.

Hillary
Technician

Hillary


Hillary joined WFVH in February 2018 as part of our technician team. Her passion for animals flourished while caring for residents at a local zoo where she worked with a variety of exotic animals. From there Hillary expanded her knowledge and skills by working as a technician at a small animal hospital in Bethesda. Hillary has a special place in her heart for all types of animals whether big, small, furry, scaly or feathery.

At home, Hillary cares for her 2 dogs Skyler and Floyd, her cat Moon, and her ferret Sid. She enjoys spending her time outside going for hikes or reading a good book.

Maria
Receptionist

Maria


Maria came to work with us in November 2017 as part of the reception team. She enjoys building relationships with patients and clients, as well as learning as much as she can about the veterinary field. Maria’s life has always been consumed by animals. Her journey with animals started young and in the equestrian field.

When she is not here greeting everyone with a smile at the front desk, Maria can be found at her other job as a horseback riding instructor or out on adventures with her German Shepherd mix, Cash. In addition to Cash, Maria also has 2 cats (Kitwin and Bandit), and 3 horses (Sequence, Nyra, and Fiesta). Maria competes with her 3 horses in eventing and jumping.

Aspen
Technician

Aspen


Aspen joined the WFVH team in 2017 as technician. She previously worked at Frederick County Animal Control, assisting with all aspects of shelter medicine. Aspen loves being in a small animal practice and interacting with our patients and clients.

Outside of work Aspen loves anything to do with the outdoors, especially spending time on her family's boat. A true animal lover--Aspen has two dogs, three cats, two hamsters, two guinea pigs, and many chickens!

Jennifer Lauren Cramer 1981-2018

Lauren


West Frederick Veterinary Hospital remembers the life of Jennifer Lauren Cramer, the amazing face of our front desk for 11 years. Lauren tragically passed away August 28, 2018. The staff will always remember Lauren’s contagious laugh, cheerful smile, gift of gab, and passion for our patients and clients.