Our Veterinary Team

Meet the wonderful veterinarians and staff at Animal Hospital of the Hills! We are proud to provide excellent care for your furry friends.

Get to know our veterinary team.

Dr. Lawrence Possiendum

Dr. Lawrence Possiendum

Medical Director, Veterinarian

How long have you been practicing?
32 years.

Where did you go to school?
Auburn Unversity – College of Veterinary Medicine.

What do you pride yourself in when it comes to veterinary medicine and/or taking care of your patients?
Work ethic and compassion for the animals.

What do you like to do in your free time?

  • “Dork/Geek/Nerd/Table Top Games”
  • Read Marvel Comics and graphic novels.
  • Painting miniature game pieces.
  • Playing Star Wars: X-Wing, Star Wars: Armada, Marvel Crisis Protocol, Aliens: AGDITC, and Descent: Legends of the Dark
Jason

Jason Herbert

Practice Manager

How long have you been practicing?
I have been in the veterinary medicine field for 25 years.

Where did you go to school?
Jeff State/Shelton State.

What do you pride yourself in when it comes to veterinary medicine and/or taking care of your patients?
I love being able to help pets and their owners.

What do you like to do in your free time?
I enjoy Auburn sports and taking my dog to work events.

Jessica

Jessica H.

Veterinary Technician

How long have you been practicing?
Since 14 but consistent over the past 4-5 years.

Where did you go to school?
Pelham High School.

What do you pride yourself in when it comes to veterinary medicine and/or taking care of your patients?
I enjoy seeing the happiness of owners when their pets have been treated and or lives saved.

What do you like to do in your free time?
Hunt, fish, mud ride and ride/train horses.

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Aubrey A.

Veterinary Technician

How long have you been practicing?
1 year

Where did you go to school?
Oak Grove High School.

What do you pride yourself in when it comes to veterinary medicine and/or taking care of your patients?
What I pride myself in winning the trust of not only the dog but the owners! It’s important to have a good tech/human experience just as much as a tech/animal one.

What do you like to do in your free time?
In my free time I like to go to the gym, read, and I shoot pool.

Abby

Abby W.

Receptionist/Assistant

How long have you been practicing?
Since May of 2021.

Where did you go to school?
Corner High School.

What do you pride yourself in when it comes to veterinary medicine and/or taking care of your patients?
I pride myself on the compassion that I am able to give to both clients and patients alike.

What do you like to do in your free time?
In my free time, I enjoy quality time spent with my husband and family.

Lauren

Lauren C.

Receptionist

How long have you been practicing?
3 years.

Where did you go to school?
Samford University and UAB.

What do you pride yourself in when it comes to veterinary medicine and/or taking care of your patients?
Creating relationships with patients by getting to know their needs and the needs of their pets.

What do you like to do in your free time?
I studied voice performance, so in my spare time, I teach voice and piano lessons, sing every week at my church, and perform with local community theaters.