MEET OUR VETERINARIANS
Our veterinary team is proud to provide high-quality medical services to communities across Southeastern Pennsylvania and Delaware at an affordable cost. Our vets are experienced and highly qualified for the important work they do every single day.
Dr. Sheri Wood
Dr. Sheri Wood received a B.A. in Biology from the University of Delaware and a D.V.M. from Ohio State. After graduation, Dr. Wood worked in private practice for several years before moving full-time to shelter medicine in 2009. Throughout her 24 years of experience in the veterinary field, Dr. Wood started the first high volume spay/neuter clinic in the state of Delaware and has taught as an adjunct faculty professor at Delaware Technical Community College for past five years. Dr. Wood owns 2 cats, 2 dogs, a rabbit, and 4 ducks and she likes to spend her free time going camping and hiking.
Dr. Julianne Grady
Dr. Julianne Grady received her B.A. from Chestnut Hill College and her V.M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania. She has worked in several animal hospitals, including Radnor Veterinary Hospital, Berwyn Veterinary Center, and Saint George Hunts. With 24 years’ experience as a veterinarian, she has also assisted Forgotten Cats with Trap/Neuter/Return of feral cats. Dr. Grady has a tripod boxer mix, a tripod orange tabby and a Puggle. Outside of work, she enjoys CrossFit, volunteer work and spending time with her family. She is an enthusiast of skiing, zip lining, and white water rafting.
Dr. Danni Mitchell
Dr. Danni Mitchell graduated from the George Washington University with a B.S. in biology. After spending several years in academic research, Dr. Mitchell attended the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Veterinary Medicine, graduating in 2020. Dr. Mitchell was drawn to shelter medicine by witnessing the passion and dedication that those who work in the field have for animal welfare, and this is their first role as a veterinarian. Dr. Mitchell has two dogs and one cat, and enjoys making a variety of homemade goods, including beer, kombucha, and soap.
Dr. Sarah Landon
Dr. Sarah Landon received her B.A. in English Literature and Chemistry from the University of North Carolina in Charlotte and her D.V.M. from North Carolina State University. She worked in small animal private practice for several years before completing a post doctoral research fellowship at Duke University. She then returned to private practice for seven years before joining BVSPCA in 2018. With 15 years professional experience, she has also been an adjunct professor at Delaware Technical Community College in their Veterinary Technology program for the past 5 years. Dr. Landon has 2 dogs and 2 cats and in her free time enjoys painting and drawing, playing the violin, and spending time with family and friends.
Dr. Sherritta Ridgeley
Dr. Sherritta Ridgely earned her BS in Biology from Cornell University, College of Agriculture. She attended Tuskegee University College of Veterinary Medicine where she developed a strong interest in veterinary pathology and laboratory animal medicine. After earning her DVM, she worked in private practice at Rahway Animal Hospital in Rahway, NJ, before entering a veterinary pathology residence at Washington State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, where she also earned her PhD in Veterinary Science. Returning home to New Jersey, she worked at Banfield Pet Hospital. She then worked at Rutgers University as a Clinical Laboratory Animal Veterinarian and served as a consultant for Ramapo College. Most recently she worked as a veterinarian at Join Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst in New Jersey for over seven years before joining the BVSPCA family. Dr. Ridgely enjoys spending time with family, visits to amusement parks, beaches, camping, hiking and gardening. She also enjoys taking pictures and creating photo projects.