Dr. Elizabeth Hazlegrove graduated from the College of William & Mary with a BS in Biology and a BA in Anthropology. She Received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Virginia Tech. Upon receiving her doctorate, she began general practice at Powhatan Animal Hospital. A few years later she moved to Andersonville Animal Clinic and in 2008 she had the opportunity to purchase Andersonville Animal Clinic.
While building the Andersonville practice, Dr. Hazlegrove still held onto her lifelong dream of being able to practice veterinary medicine in her home county of Cumberland. In 2012 her dream was fulfilled when she built her new practice in Cumberland and combined the 2 practices into Cumberland Animal Hospital.
When not at work, Dr. Hazlegrove resides on the family farm with her husband and two daughters. They raise Hereford cattle, hogs, sweet potatoes and hay. They also have chickens, cats, and dogs. She and her family enjoy working on the farm together and spending lots of time outdoors. Fishing, four wheeling, gardening, and playing with her daughters are some of her favorite hobbies. Her daughters keep her busy with sports, showing cattle, and cooking.
Kathryn graduated with a BS degree in Anthropology from Longwood College, ran a family business for several years, and then found her dream career in the veterinary field in 1998. With 10 years of experience in the field, Kathryn joined our team in 2008. An avid outdoor fan and animal lover, Kathryn has enjoyed many outdoor and animal activities such as horseback riding, various types of hunting and fishing, James River excursions, certifying & working a search & rescue dog, dog showing, raising chickens, raising and showing rabbits, and gardening. When not working, Kathryn and her husband are enjoying their hobbies and maintaining their farmette in Buckingham.
Cindy grew up in Richmond with her 10 brothers & sisters. She had a 25-year career in restaurant management before her love for animals took over, and she changed to customer service in the veterinary field 7 years ago. Cindy became a vital part of our team when she joined us in 2011. In her spare time, Cindy enjoys her pool, gardening, and strolling through the woods with her husband and their 2 dogs; the 6 cats prefer to watch from the house.
Katie grew up in Cumberland county and graduated from Cumberland High School in 2013.
From there, she attended Mary Baldwin College graduating with a BA in anthropology/sociology
and history. Katie joined the team Fall of 2021. In her spare time, Katie enjoys reading and
binge watching tv shows.
Kate, a former engineer for the US Coast Guard, has enjoyed working at veterinary clinics in central Virginia since 2006. She loves working with animals and especially learning new techniques and procedures. In her free time she loves gardening and baking.
Beverly came to us with animal husbandry and customer service experience from working several years in the pet retail industry. In 2007 she switched to the veterinary field and became a solid member of our team. Beverly really enjoys being around animals and balances her time between helping us and taking care of her family. In their down time Beverly and her husband enjoy family down time, gardening, and playing with their animals. Beverly passes on her passion for animals to her children while helping them care for the family’s dog, cat, leopard geckos, and corn snake.
Jessica joined our team in 2013 when she just turned 16 years old. She graduated in 2015 at Fuqua School. She attended Blue Ridge Community College pursuing her goals in the vet tech field. She is certified with Fear Free and Veterinary Assistance. She enjoys spending time on her family farm with her parents raising beef cattle and pigs. She has one younger sister, a corgi Hudson, and two cats Creamer and Cloud, that she adores. She enjoys spending time with her friends, fishing, and being outdoors on her days off.
A native to Richmond and Cumberland, Mary joined our team in 2020. With previous positions as a pharmacy tech, horse farm volunteer, and a stay at home mom, Mary brings a unique blend of preciseness and zen to the practice. She enjoys down time with her family, including the 4 legged kids Kenje & Orion, hiking, kayaking, bike riding and other outdoor activities.
Aulbrie was born and raised in Concord, North Carolina and has had dreams of working with animals since she was a little girl. Moving to Buckingham, Virginia in 2014 she attended Buckingham High School and was duly enrolled in Southside Community College for Cosmetology and Barbering. After graduation and achieving her cosmetology certification Aulbrie started her own little family bringing into the world her son Cohen! She now enjoys spending her free time with her husband and son attending outside activities such as hunting, fishing, four wheeling, and anything to do with their hunting dogs. Aulbrie loves to help the clients and their fur babies in any way possible and finds great joy in the work she does here!
Alondra was raised in Cumberland County. She started working with us during her high school years while also working on an advanced diploma and associates program through Cumberland High School. She is currently working on her college degree and RN license. Growing up on a farm with her parents and siblings, Alondra is well versed in working with cattle, goats, and sheep as well as dogs, cats, and whatever other critters come in the door. Being bilingual, Alondra is able to bring an extra element to her passion of interacting and helping clients & their pets. When not in school or working, Alondra enjoys family time and hiking and outdoor activities as well as being an avid foodie.