Midshore Veterinary Service

Midshore Veterinary Service is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Easton , Maryland. The professional and courteous staff at Midshore Veterinary Service seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients.

We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Midshore Veterinary Service strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Easton , Maryland and surrounding areas.

Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find out more information about how Midshore Veterinary Service can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.
  • Mon-Wed: 7:30am - 6:00pm
  • Thu, Fri: 7:30am - 5:00pm
  • Sat: 7:30am - 4:00pm
  • Sun: 8:30am - 4:00pm
  • Steven Harris, DVM

    Dr. Harris holds a bachelor of science degree in animal science from University of Maryland and Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Tufts University. His area of expertise is predominately small animals, Exotics and large animals. He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Maryland Veterinary Medical Association, Maryland Cattleman's Association and the Red Angus Association of America.

    Dr. Harris was instrumental in developing the formulary for FLAVORxâ„¢. He is very active in his community. He lives in Trappe with his wife.
  • Jennifer Kerns, DVM

    Dr. Kerns has been a Veterinarian since 1999. Prior to joining Midshore Veterinary Service in 2007, she owned her own practice in Kansas before coming to the Eastern Shore. She holds an associate degree from Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa and Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Kansas State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital in Manhattan, Kansas. Dr.Kerns expertise is predominately in small animal diagnostics and treatment, including internal medicine and orthopedic surgery. Kerns states, "I have enjoyed working at Midshore Veterinary Service. The staff is wonderful and I am part of a great team. Kerns lives in Easton with her two sons, and 3 cats, Helen, Mordi and Seymour.
  • Erin Riggin, DVM


    Dr. Erin Riggin, an Eastern Shore native, was born and raised in Chestertown, MD. After receiving her undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland, College Park, she went on to complete her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2014.

    Upon graduation, Dr. Riggin moved to Baltimore City, working for several years in a busy practice. There, she developed a special interest in general surgery and internal medicine. Dr. Riggin joined the Midshore Veterinary Service team in 2018. Currently she resides in Easton, MD with her husband, two children and dogs. Outside of work, Dr. Riggin enjoys horseback riding, hiking, boating, cooking and woodworking.

  • Lauren Di Vanna, DVM


    Dr. Lauren Di Vanna, a native of Baltimore graduated from the Virginia-MD reginal college of Veterinary medicine (Virginia Tech) in 2009.

    Upon completing a rotating internship in medicine and surgery at Dogs and Cats Veterinary Referral center she was hired as a full-time emergency doctor and was employed there for 9 years.

    After having 2 children, she needed a change of pace and started in primary care in 2018.  Dr. Di Vanna recently moved to the eastern shore and resides with her husband, daughter, son, 2 cats and a dog.  She loves being outside, traveling and spending time with family. 

  • Olivia Holden, DVM


    Born and raised on Maryland's Eastern Shore, Dr. Holden's dream as a young girl was to become a mixed-animal Veterinarian and treat all creatures big and small. 


    Dr. Holden joined Midshore Veterinary Service in 2016 as a veterinary assistant to gain experience while obtaining her Bachelors of Science from Randolph College in Virginia   Dr. Holden graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2021. 

    Dr. Holden enjoys weightlifting, horseback riding and traveling every chance she gets!  She resides in Federalsburg with her two dogs, Missy and Trigga and her 2 horses. 

  • Amber Tatman

    Practice Manager
    Amber Tatman has been with Midshore Veterinary Service since 2005. Amber has been a veterinary technician since June of 2003 and has been Midshore's practice manager since March 2010. She attended Delaware Technical & Community college in Georgetown Delaware and completed a Veterinary management course in Denver Colorado. Amber enjoys spending time with her family, gardening and traveling. She resides in Denton, MD with her husband, son and black lab Brady.
  • Becky Caldwell

    Customer Service Representative/ Veterinary Technician

    Becky has been an Administrative Assistant/ Veterinary Technician at Midshore Veterinary Service since 2010. Originally from upstate New York, she holds Bachelors Degrees in History and Religious Studies from Hartwick College in Oneonta, New York. When she's not at work, she volunteers as a firefighter/EMT-B with the Easton Volunteer Fire Department and also works with a horse rescue in Gettysburg, PA. Becky loves her rescued Pit Bull Pete Longstreet, her " better half" Earl, her dusty Civil War history books, her coffee every morning, and her travels around the country. 

  • Brenda Evans, RVT

    Customer Service Representative/ Registered Veterinary Technician 

    Brenda joined Midshore Veterinary Service in July 2020. Brenda has an extensive history in the Veterinary Industry. She grew up on a farm & wildlife sanctuary in Davidsonville, MD assisting her mother, whom was a licensed wildlife rehabilitator. Brenda has been a Registered Veterinary Technician for over 30 years and retired from the Anne Arundel County Police after 25 years of service, including 7 years as an Animal Control Officer! Brenda's special interests include animal behavior and training dogs for obedience competitions. She enjoys attending her sons' sporting events, going to the beach, traveling with family and cheering on the Baltimore Ravens! Brenda lives in Easton with her husband, son and her two dogs, Maximoose (German Shepherd) and Seraphina (Pembroke Welsh Corgi).
  • Gabrielle Weigman

    Customer Service Representative
  • Kim Ruark

    Customer Service Representative
  • Judith Marsh

    Customer Service Representative 
  • Anja Cawley

    Veterinary Technician

    Anja  has been a veterinary technician at Midshore Veterinary Service since 2001.  She is originally from Germany but currently lives in Preston with her Fiance' Jeff along with her 3 horses and her 3 Jack Russell Terriers, Treacle, Bernie and Switch. Anja's areas of interest are horses and dogs but love all types of animals.  She enjoys every aspect of being outdoors and riding her horses. 

  • Mollie Dove

    Veterinary Technician

    Mollie  has been a veterinary technician at Midshore Veterinary Service since 2009.  She graduated from Salisbury University in 2008 with a Bachelors of Science in Biological Sciences and a minor in Psychology.  Mollie currently lives in Rhodesdale with her husband Chris, daughter Victoria, her dog "Bean", 3 cats, and 2 horses.  In her spare time, she enjoys horseback riding, and running.  Mollie states, I feel like I belong at Midshore, and I can not imagine working anywhere else.

  • Kayla Lord

    Veterinary Technician

    Kayla has been a Veterinary Technician with Midshore Veterinary Service since September 2015.  Kayla enjoys horseback riding, jousting, spending time with her children and being outdoors! She lives in Greensboro, MD  with her Fiance', 3 children,  2 horses, 4 dogs and 2 cats.

  • Mandy Ebling

    Veterinary Technician

    Mandy has been a Veterinary Technician at Midshore Veterinary Service since April of 2015. Mandy graduated from North Caroline High School and has 8 years of prior experience in the medical field. Mandy enjoys horseback riding, cooking, fishing and being outdoors. She lives in Hurlock with her husband, daughter, 2 horses, 2 cats and a dog!

  • Amanda Schlotterbeck

    Veterinary Technician

    Amanda joined Midshore Veterinary Service in October 2020 with over 3 years of Veterinary experience. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends and volunteering at her local fire department. Amanda lives in Stevensville with her 2 boxers, Bunker and Gracie. 
  • Jillian Casey

    Veterinary Technician
  • Amie Sharp, RVT

    Registered Veterinary Technician 

    Amie joined Midshore Veterinary Service in July 2020. She has been in the Veterinary industry since 2012. Amie is a Registered Veterinary Technician and graduated from Delaware Technical and Community College in 2015 with an associates degree in Veterinary technology. Her hobbies include boating and traveling. She lives in Easton with her husband, their 2 sons and Labrador Retriever, Gander. 
  • Natalie Schmidt

    Veterinary Assistant

    Natalie has been a Veterinary Assistant with Midshore Veterinary Service since September 2017. Natalie graduated from Easton High school in 2018 and completed the Veterinary Assistant program at Chesapeake College. Natalie lives in Trappe, MD with her 2 dogs, Guinea pig and Crested Gecko. 
  • Dawn Fowler

    Veterinary Technician 
  • Joseph Ruhl

    Veterinary Technician
  • Claire Dowd

    Veterinary Assistant

    Claire joined MVS in 2018. She is currently studying at Chesapeake College and plans to transfer to Salisbury State University in 2021 to complete her Bachelors Degree. Upon completion Claire plans to pursue Veterinary School.  She currently lives in Easton with her family, 2 dogs Kate and KC. In her free time she enjoys working out, spending time outside, hunting and fishing. 

  • Charlotte Frase, RVT

    Registered Veterinary Technician

    Charlotte joined Midshore Veterinary Service in June 2020. She graduated from Easton High School in 2018 and received her certification as a Veterinary Assistant from Chesapeake College in March 2020. Charlotte is a Registered Veterinary Technician and graduated in 2022 from Delaware Technical and Community College with an associates degree in Veterinary Technology. She enjoys horseback riding with her 2 horses Snowflake and Moose, agility training with her dog Lyle and spending time with her family and cat Teddy. 
  • Sarah Tkaczuk

    Veterinary Assistant
  • Kim Devenny

    Veterinary Technician
  • Adele Benscoter RVT

    Registered Veterinary Technician

    Adele joined Midshore Veterinary Service in October 2022 with over 22 years experience as a Registered Veterinary technician. Before she joined Midshore she specialized in anesthesia/ICU. Adele lives in Kent Island, Md where she enjoys all things outdoors. She lives with her husband Erik, 4 dogs and 2 cats.  
  • Brenda E.

    Kennel Assistant
  • Emma B

    Kennel Assistant
  • Monica

    Book Keeper
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