Dr. Catherine Lawton has been with us as a full-time associate since July 2007. She is a native of Massachusetts but spent her undergraduate years at the University of New Hampshire. Kate is a 2007 graduate of the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech. She lives in Rye with her husband Matt, daughter Alma, and son Avett, along with Springer spaniel Fannie and hedgehog Kismet. Kate enjoys exploring national parks, good food, and searching for sea glass on the beach with her family.