We are extremely proud of our dedicated team. We hire only the best and most experienced employees to become a part of our team here at Camden Pet Hospital. Our team is filled with highly dedicated animal lovers who are well trained at their jobs. They will do anything possible for their patients and the owners who love them.
Learning and education are very important here at Camden Pet Hospital. We strive to have a state of the art hospital with a staff trained in the latest medical advances. Our patients deserve the very best veterinary care.
Basically, our team is full of animal lovers. They make it a goal to treat each patient like their own. They give each patient plenty of love and attention. They are prepared to discuss preventative medicine so that every pet can stay as healthy as possible. They will also do everything that they can to make a sick pet feel better as soon as possible.
If you would like to speak to someone on our team, don’t hesitate to contact us today at (612) 522-4374.
Cynthia Fetzer, DVM – Owner
Cynthia is the owner of Camden Pet Hospital. She graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota in 1988, completed a surgical internship at South Shore Veterinary Associates in Boston, Massachusetts, and started at Camden as an employee in 1989. She then worked at the Animal Emergency Clinic in St. Paul for 3 years before becoming the owner of Camden in 1994. Her interests are dogs, cats, rabbits, rodents, ferrets, and chickens. Connecting with people and their pets is a privilege and what makes her day! Her home is shared with 2 cats, rats, and 3 children. Her yard is shared with 14 chickens and a sassy goat!
Anastasia Johns, DVM
Anastasia joined Camden Pet Hospital in 2018. She attended the University of Minnesota Twin Cities where she received her Bachelor of Science in Biology, Bachelor of Arts in Music, and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degrees. She is grateful to be part of the compassionate and progressive team at Camden Pet Hospital. Dr. Johns’ professional interests include surgery, internal medicine, and preventive care. Dr. Johns enjoys general practice for the variety of medicine it offers and the ability to provide lifelong care to furry family members. Dr. Johns and her husband share their home with their golden retrievers Briar and Jordy and their cat Joule. In her spare time she enjoys working on her 100-year-old house, taking the dogs to the lake, and cooking.
Judy Lapham, DVM
Judy has been on staff at Camden Pet Hospital since January 2007. She graduated from The University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine in 1988 and has worked as a small animal veterinarian since then, concentrating on dogs and cats. She enjoys the interaction between herself, clients, and their pets, listening and learning about each pet she sees in order to help people and their pets enjoy long, healthy, and happy relationships. Dr. Lapham has two daughters who, with the help of her husband, keep her life fully occupied outside of veterinary medicine. Any spare time is spent reading, seeing movies, visiting with friends, and traveling. Besides her human family, she shares her home with two cats, three dogs (a collie, a cockapoo and a Maltese mix), two guinea pigs, and lots of fur.
Sina Lindelof, DVM
After growing up with a veritable zoo of pets in the middle of nowhere (northern Wisconsin), Dr. Sina came to Saint Paul to attend Hamline University for a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She immediately fell in love with the city and a bit later fell in love with Thai food, which is hard to come by back home, and therefore decided to stay in the area. Pursuing her lifelong dream of becoming a veterinarian, she attended the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine and graduated as a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in May of 2018. She lives in Saint Paul with two cats (Walter Matthau and Jack Lemmon), a dog (Edie), and a bearded dragon (Hiccup). Her professional interests include soft tissue surgery, dentistry, preventive care, and exotic medicine, and she absolutely loves the variety and lifelong learning that comes with veterinary medicine. She’s passionate about client education so if you have a question for her, just ask! She’s very much enjoying building relationships with all the wonderful patients and their people who come to Camden.
Brendan Melcher, DVM
Brendan recently graduated from the University College Dublin. He has worked in the veterinary field in some fashion for over a decade and is a welcome addition to the team here at Camden. When he is not working, Brendan enjoys comic books and video games.
Katy, CVT and Practice Manager
Katy graduated from Minnesota School of Business/Globe University with a degree in Veterinary Technology in December 2010. She has been working at Camden since May 2012. Katy knew from a young age that she wanted to work with animals and people, and being a veterinary technician, she gets the best of both worlds! Katy enjoys every part of her job but has a special interest in surgery and anesthesia. Katy recently took on more responsibilities when she moved into the practice manager role. She is excited to continue to learn new things and is happy to be here to help our clients in any way. When Katy is not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband Brandon and their daughter. They also share their home with Bella, a long-haired miniature daschund and Chevy their cat.
Holly graduated from Minnesota School of Business, Blaine campus in 2014. In addition, she has been a Certified Veterinary Techncian since 2014 as well! She has two dogs — a golden retriever and a Chesapeake retriever mix, and also one cat.
Holly is recently married and has a daughter! Her family loves to be outside as much as possible, especially in the fall.
Julia joined the Camden team in January of 2019. She graduated from Ridgewater College in 2014, and worked as a CVT for a wildlife rehabilitation center for 4 years. Her passion is rabbits and everything little. Julia really loves talking with clients and making a strong connection with them as well as their pets. She has her own rabbit Griffin, and an Australian shepherd named Jasper. Julia’s other hobbies include gardening, video games, and playing board games with her husband Joe.
Maggie, Reception/Vet Assistant
Maggie joined the team at Camden Pet Hospital in January of 2018. She has always had a passion to work with animals and was thrilled to get her foot in the door working as a receptionist here at Camden Pet Hospital. She is so inspired by everyone on staff and is hoping to attend school to become a full time Certified Veterinary Technician. She looks forward to expanding her role and learning more everyday. Outside of work, Maggie enjoys spending time with her three sisters, baking, and caring for her two cats Figaro and Bertie.
Laurie, Customer Service Supervisor
Laurie has been an animal lover her entire life. She has spent most of her career in the veterinary field, specializing in shelter management as well as emergency triage. She was a client here for over 13 years and loved the Camden team so much that she finally wised up and decided to join in June 2018! Laurie loves every part of the veterinary field, but has a particular interest in exploring and enhancing the human-animal bond. She loves French bulldogs, and she and her husband Seth have a frenchie mix named Mabel, a frenchie named Lola, and a cat named Magenta. When she is not at work from work, Laurie is a self-described geek who loves tabletop board games, video games, and science fiction. She also enjoys performing at local comedy shows and spending time with friends and family in Wisconsin.
Kelly, Reception and Vet Assistant
Kirsten joined the wonderful Camden Pet Hospital team in April 2019. She grew up helping lost dogs get back safely to their owners. Kirsten knew from a young age, she wanted to help animals and make a difference. She has a cat at home named Boots. Kirsten likes to spend time with her family, friends, and go out exploring. She enjoys all things to do with Harry Potter.
Kristen first started volunteering at Camden Pet Hospital when she was 15 years old and has worked there off and on for over 11 years. She graduated from the University of Minnesota with a bachelor’s degree in psychology in 2010. When Kristen is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband Eric and her three kids. She has an American Bulldog named Opie and domestic shorthair tuxedo cat named Maverick.