DeRolf Animal Hospital

1401 Mill Race Dr.
Salem, VA 24153


Our Staff

L.V.T., Emily Bebout

Emily graduted as the Vet Tech Student of the Year from the Veterinary Technology program at Blue Ridge Community College in 2010, and has been at DeRolf Animal Hospital for three years. Her license allows her to do dental cleanings, take x-rays, perfom urinalyses, read fecals, run bloodwork, monitor general anesthesia, and assist the doctors in patient care. When not working at the clinic, Emily enjoys hiking, reading, traveling, and spending time with her husband

Veterinary Assistant/Kennel Attendant, Lisa K.

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 in the veterinary field for 11 years. She has been with DeRolf Animal Hospital for six years. In her free time, Lisa enjoys cross stitching, reading, and listening to good ol' rock n' roll! KISS is her favorite band.


Kennel Attendant, Melinda M. (left)

Melinda is known as our office "guru." She is wise, patient, and kind. Melinda joined our team in January of 2009.  In her free time, she practices yoga and spends time with her critters and family.

Kennel Attendent, Diane H.

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.