Kathleen Slayman is a 1988 graduate of Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine. She opened Aylett Animal Hospital in June of 1995. The community has supported rapid growth of the practice. When she is not in the office tending to pet's needs, she enjoys riding her horses, fishing and gardening. Her family includes daughters Christine and Sarah, which you will often see at the office. She has a grandson Clint which keeps her young. Her farm houses three dogs, three cats, five horses and fifteen chickens. Between the practice and the farm Dr. Slayman keeps busy.
Dr. Sydney Forester graduated from Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 1991. She went to Mary Washington College for her B.S. in Biology and the College of William and Mary for her Master's Degree in Biology. Her veterinary interests include parasitology and cardiology. Her hobbies include canoeing, swimming, gardening and running with her dog, Matilda.
Dr. Mary Brinn graduated with her D.V.M from Colorado State in 1987. She practiced in New Mexico before moving to Virginia. Her hobbies include Yoga, Gardening and caring for her German Shepherd Pouder and her cat Ms. Tidley.
Dr. Leann Shelton graduated from the University of Georgia, College of Veterinary Medicine in 1985, after receiving a BS in Animal Science from West Virginia University. Animal behavior and dermatology are of particular interest to her. She lives on the marsh in Gloucester County with her husband Christopher, Mojo, the lab mix, and Dennis, the tabby cat. She is passionate about environmental issues and organic gardening.