Meet Our Team

  • Dr. Patrick Lawrence/ Dr. Patricia Ebbeling
    Veterinarians/Practice Owners

    Dr. E. Patrick Lawrence along with Dr. Patricia Ebbeling have owned Agape Animal Hospital since 2001.  Both are graduates of Tufts School of Veterinary Medicine. 

  • Miranda Dolegiewicz
    Certified Veterinary Technician

    Miranda is a Certified Veterinary Technician and has been employed at Agape Animal Hospital since 2006. She graduated from Mount Ida College with a bachelor's degree in Veterinary Technology. Miranda enjoys working with animals and being able to develop close relationships with clients and their pets. When Miranda is not working she resides in Oxford with her husband, daughter, her dog Thor, and her 2 cats Fossa and Sweetie Belle. 

  • Sara Macaruso
    Certified Veterinary Technician

    Sara is a Certified Veterinary Technician and has been employed at Agape Animal Hospital since 2011. Sara graduated from Becker College with a bachelor's degree in Veterinary Science. When Sara is not working she enjoys reading, drawing, spending time with friends and family, and taking care of her cat Baby Bats. 

  • Fae Risio
    Receptionist/Veterinary Assistant

    Fae is a receptionist and Veterinary Assistant who has been employed at Agape Animal Hospital since 2014. She is a graduate from Nichols College with a bachelor's degree in English and also completed her certification for Veterinary Assisting at Bay Path Vocational School. When Fae is not working she enjoys baking ,reading, watching movies and spending time with her family and friends.

  • Nicole McCullen
    Receptionist/Veterinary Assistant

    Nicole is a Veterinary Assistant/Receptionist that joined our team the summer of 2017.  She is a pre-veterinary student studying at the University of Rhode Island and will graduate in 2019.  She has had a passion for caring for animals ever since she was a little girl.  When she is not working, she resides in Sutton and enjoys going on hikes, being outdoors, painting, playing with all kinds of animals (especially her boyfriend’s Great Dane, Apollo) and spending time with her friends and family. 

  • Renee Chase

    Renee is a receptionist and has been employed at Agape Animal Hospital since 2019. She comes to us with over 27 years of experience in an office setting. When Renee isn't working she enjoys cooking, reading, and shopping. She resides in Sutton with her husband, children and dog Roxy.

  • Remy (Sweet Tea)
    Official Greeter

    Remy is a permanent fixture here at Agape Animal Hospital and has resided here since 2009. He was adopted from Mount Ida Colleges Veterinary Technology program. He enjoys greeting clients, having his teeth brushed, eating treats and playing with his soccer ball. 

    *Remy unfortunately passed away in March 2021, he will be missed by all who knew him.

  • Gus
    Certified Sleeper

    Gus has resided at Agape Animal Hospital since 2016. After spending most of his life living as Nicole, it was discovered that he was indeed a Gus and has adjusted well to the name change. Gus enjoys sleeping in his favorite chair and being brushed, on his own terms of course.

  • Baby Batman
    Office Clown

    Baby Bats joined Agape Animal Hospital in 2017 after our client found him on the side of the road with his brother when he was just 6 weeks old. We discovered he required special care for the first few months of his life and during that time he stole our hearts. Bats can be found greeting our clients, playing with our patients and introducing himself to anyone that wants to say hello. * Baby Bats has since moved in with our technician Sara where he can cause as much mischief as he would like!

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Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Excellent Vet..All my interactions have been positive, informative and compasionate. I always know my dog is getting a thorough exam when I take him. I can ask questions and I get informative answers.

    Dr. Lawrence is just one of those people who is doing what he should be doing in life, and he a top notch vet.

    Overall I am very happy with there services over the past 8 years."
    Jones J. / Whitinsville, MA

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