Dr. Harrington has worked with the Vets Pets since February 2014. She has served as Medical Director for Emergency and Referral Services since January 2016. Dr. Harrington was raised in New York with strong family ties to Eastern NC. She spent all her childhood vacations and summers between Wilson and Emerald Isle. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Zoology from NC State in 1999, and shortly thereafter earned her DVM from NCSU-CVM in 2004.
Dr. Harrington completed a small animal emergency medicine internship in Mount Pleasant, SC, in 2004 before becoming an associate in 2005. She then moved to Wilmington, NC, in late 2005. Dr. Harrington worked at an emergency-specialty hospital in Wilmington until 2012. During that time, she also worked part-time at a high volume general practice.
In 2012, Dr. Harrington and her family moved to Greenville, NC, where she continued her interest in emergency medicine at the Pet Emergency Clinic. This hospital became part to the Vets Pets family in February 2014. Dr. Harrington continues to work there today during her clinical rotations. Dr. Harrington enjoys critical care, wound management and soft tissue surgery. She currently lives in Greenville with her husband, two children, and two cats.