DeRolf Animal Hospital

1401 Mill Race Dr.
Salem, VA 24153

(540)389-0027

www.derolfanimalhospital.com

Our Staff

Betsy Lyle, Office Manager

Betsy has been with us since April of 2015. She enjoys riding her horse, Mandalay, and training in Obedience with her Pembroke Welsh Corgi, Cricket. She is our "Queen of Inventory" and resident "Jack of all trades"!

AnneMarie Elliott, LVT and Assistant Office Manager

AnneMarie joined the DeRolf Animal Hospital team in August of 2014. AnneMarie graduated from Blue Ridge Community College in 2018 as Veterinary Technology Student of the Year, awarded by the VALVT. She went to Zimbabwe in the Summer of 2017 and absolutely loved it, and hopes to go back one day. She has 4 dogs (Ava, Marshall, Kenna, and Mickey), 3 cats (Fia, Louie, and Rue), and a miniature pot bellied pig (Petunia). 

Emily Bebout, LVT

Emily graduated as the Vet Tech Student of the Year from the Veterinary Technology program at Blue Ridge Community College in 2010. She has been at DeRolf Animal Hospital since 2011. Her license allows her to do dental cleanings, take x-rays, perform urinalyses, read fecals, run bloodwork, monitor general anesthesia, and assist the doctors in patient care. When not working at the clinic, Emily and her husband, Will, opened an Escape Room company, Escape Key, also located in Salem!

Lindsay L., Receptionist/Veterinary Assistant

Lindsay became a proud part of the DeRolf Animal Hospital team in 2012. She has one dog, Marla, and three cats, Marceline, Cake and Tobano. In addition to her obvious love of animals, her other main hobby is music. She loves listening to 70's and 90's rock. She plays piano, trumpet, dabbles in guitar and is a self proclaimed band geek. In high school, she was in marching band and was drum major her junior and senior year. In college she  studied creative writing and psychology, and is considering going back to school to be a LVT. After work, she likes to knit and crochet while watching Fraiser and Roseanne. 

Jennifer F., Receptionist

Jennifer is originally from Bristol, CT. and now lives in Elliston.  She is married and is the Mom to 2 sons, 2 dogs, 2 birds, and 1 cat.  In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, taking walks, and playing fetch with the dogs.  She has been a part of our team since February of 2015.

Chris L., Kennel Attendant

Chris joined the team in September of 2016. He grew up in Connecticut, and moved to Virginia in 2013. He has one Pembroke Welsh Corgi, Raksha, who recently was certified as a therapy dog. He also has two cats, Smokescreen and Apple. 

 

Lisa K., Veterinary Assistant/Kennel Attendant

Lisa is originally from Salem, VA and now lives in Roanoke with her husband and son. She graduated from Salem High School. Lisa has been with us for 9 years! In her free time, Lisa enjoys cross stitching, knitting, reading, and listening to good ol' rock n' roll!

 

Sarah S., Kennel Attendant 

Sarah was born and raised in Roanoke, VA, where she spends her free time looking for adventure and playing with her two dogs, Toby & Cocoa. Not only is she crazy about canines, she loves to cuddle up with her five cats who think it's acceptable to try and fit in her bed all at once. She joined the team in July of 2017. She hopes to one day fulfill her dream of becoming a Zoologist

 

Diane H., Kennel Attendant

Diane lives in Salem, VA. She is widowed with four children, 11 grandchildren, and one great grandchild.  She has been in the veterinary field for over 25 years.  Diane has always had a love for animals and has taken in many strays over the years.