Aubrey Bowman

Groomer in Training

Aubrey is a Senior at Southern Alamance High School and also attends classes at Alamance Community College. Her studies include Public Health Environmental Protection,  Mechanical Engineering, and of course Animal Care.  She has been working here as a kennel technician since December of 2015.  During her time off she enjoys riding her horse, hunting, and being with her many animals.

Westbrook Animal Hospital . 3355 South Church Street . Burlington, NC 27215 . (336)  584-9978

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Emily Soos

Kennel Technician

Emily is currently a student at North Carolina State University majoring in aerospace engineering.  She works part time as a kennel technician. During Emily's spare time, she enjoys reading, playing with her 2 cats, and hanging out with friends.

Deborah Jones

Kennel Technician

Deborah works in our kennel department full time.  While working at Westbrook Animal Hospital, she feels like she is doing her part in providing the love and compassion all animals deserve.  Deborah loves being with the pets and takes great pride in being able to make a difference, if only for a short period of time, in their lives.  When she is not at Westbrook taking care of all of our patients and making sure the facility is properly cared for, she is at home spending time with her Beagle Mix "Roxie", her mom, and her son.

Sally Fattal

Veterinary Assistant / Receptionist

Sally attended North Carolina State University and graduated May 2012 with a Major in Zoology and a Minor in Animal Science.  While in school and shortly after graduation, she interned at Conservators Center Inc., in Mebane, NC, the Indianapolis Zoo, and the Greensboro Science Center. She is currently enrolled at Central Carolina Community College is the Veterinary Medical Technology program with hopes of obtaining her RVT license.  Sally started working with us in June of 2014 as a veterinary assistant and is cross trained in reception.  When not at work, she enjoys reading and being with her 2 dogs, her rabbit, and her husband.

Karla Cook

Registered Veterinary Technician

Karla started working in our kennels while still in high school. Upon graduation, she furthered her education at Central Carolina Community College, where she graduated with honors and received her Associates degree in Veterinary Technology.  When not at work, Karla spends all of her time with her son and their St Bernard, Bullseye .

Dominique Chabot


Dominique began working at Westbrook in February of 2000.  She enjoys working with the clients and pets and strives to make their visits as pleasant and comfortable as possible. On her days off, she likes to frequent Cedar Rock Park with her two dogs, and be with her two cats.  Whenever possible, she loves to spend time with her family.

           Office Hours:
           Weekdays          7:30-5:30
           Saturdays          9:00-12:00
           Sundays             4:00-5:00 (Boarding Pick-up only Memorial Day thru Labor Day)

           After Hours Emergency:
           All Paws Pet Emergency Hospital              

                    (336) 270-4929


Darlene Tickle

Practice Manager

Darlene was hired in October of 2000, and has gained experience working in all areas of the hospital.  When the previous Office Administrator retired in 2014, Darlene moved into the Practice Manager position. She enjoys spending time with her family, her 3 dogs and cats, and reading.

Austin Hutchins

Kennel Technician

While working in our kennels, Austin graduated from Williams High School and enrolled at Alamance Community College taking general business classes with hopes of transferring to an equine program and becoming a therapeutic riding instructor for children with special needs.

Cathy Vance

Certified Groomer

Cathy attended Midwest School of Dog Grooming  in Chicago, Illinois.  She graduated in December of 1992 with a diploma in Professional Course of Dog Grooming.  Cathy became a member of the Westbrook Animal Family in May of 1993. Cathy grooms all breeds of dogs in breed specific cuts and cats.  In her time here, she has trained several other groomers.  On her days off, she spends time with her dog, "Willie" and her cat, "Lilly".

Kaitlyn Bell

Veterinary Assistant

Kaitlyn graduated from Alamance Community College in 2013 with an Associates degree in Animal Care & Management Technology.  Since joining our team in October of 2013, she has worked in the kennel, reception, and as a veterinary assistant. She enjoys working here and says seeing animals everyday puts a smile on her face.  When not working she spends her time with her dog Milly.

Nicole Wyrick


Nicole joined our team in December of 2002 as a full time receptionist. Currently, she works part time so that she may be with her family, 3 dogs and 2 cats.  She is also employed by Trinity Worship Center as the Early Childhood Director.