COVID-19 Response Effort
In response to the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic we have taken strong measures to increase the safety of our staff and clients. Please take time to review the COVID-19 Response Effort and relevant customer forms, in our Customer Portal, for your pet’s appointment.
Mondays: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m
Tuesdays: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m
Wednesdays: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Fridays: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturdays: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
We are proud of our state of the art diagnostic and surgery equipment enabling us to provide your pet with the best medical care available
Cutting Edge Digital X-Ray Technology
Dr. Courtney Lesnick
Dr. Courtney Lesnick joined the My Pet’s Vet team as the new Chief of Staff in March 2021. Dr. Lesnick was born in Ponca City, OK but grew up in Houston, TX. She went to undergrad at Randolph-Macon Women’s College in Lynchburg Virginia and graduated with a BS in Biology with Honors in 2000. She went to veterinary school at Texas A&M in College Station, TX. While there, Dr. Lesnick received a Health Professions Scholarship from the Army, and after graduation in 2004, was stationed at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, OH for a little over 3 years. There she was responsible for the care of 15 military working dogs, ran two on-base wellness clinics in Ohio and Michigan, and inspected over 40 commercial food establishments in the area. After the Army, Dr. Lesnick moved with her now-husband to New Jersey, where she worked at Woodbridge Veterinary Hospital for 5.5 years. Hoping to get back to her southern roots, Dr. Lesnick moved to Athens in Feb 2013. She worked at Best Friend Vet Hospital in Braselton, GA for the next 8 years. Dr. Courtney Lesnick is very excited to bring her high standards of care to the Buford My Pet’s Vet location. She has special interests in surgery, feline medicine, and is passionate about thoroughly explaining medical conditions and making the clinic experience as stress-free as possible for pets and their owners. In her free time, she loves traveling and trying new cuisine.
Ervina was born and raised in Europe, and is fluent in 3 languages. She has lived in Atlanta, Georgia for over 15 years. Ervina has worked in the veterinary industry for over 8 years, with her two pit bulls supporting her every step of the way. When Ervina is not traveling she is spending most of her days outside enjoying the nature.
Mary graduated from Valdosta State University with her bachelors in biology with an emphasis in vet med. She has loved animals her whole life, but has worked professionally with them for the past 7 years. Mary and her husband have two dogs: a 7 year old German Shepherd mix named Cara and a 3 year old Belgian Malinois named Nya.
Vivian was born in Miami, Florida, but has lived in Georgia for 10 plus years. Vivian started out working in fast food for a few years. She spontaneously walked into My Pet’s Vet to see if they were hiring. She always wanted to work in the Vet industry. She was hired as a Vet Assistant, and is hoping to climb the latter and hopefully one day become a Vet herself.
Oriana was born in Venezuela and moved to the U.S. in search of a better future when she was 15. Oriana did not know any English and knew she had to work very hard to reach her dream of becoming a veterinarian, and has been taking baby steps to achieving her goal. She has a beautiful baby girl who she spoils too much, but let’s be honest, who doesn’t? In her free time Oriana loves to take her daughter to the park.
Robin, our GA peach, was born and raised in Atlanta GA. She has been working in the vet industry over 30 years. She has a yorkie named Moose and a fish named Windex. Robin has two grown children who also have a huge love for animals.
Brooke was born and raised in California. She moved to Georgia the beginning of August 2021. She comes from a big family, one of five children. Prior to My Pet’s Vet, Brooke worked in childcare. She has always had an interest in the veterinary field. She started working at My Pet’s Vet, training to be a Vet Assistant and hopes to become a Vet Tech one day. She has a French bulldog named potato. If she is not spending time with her dog, she is shopping.
Lanie was born and raised in California and moved to GA three and a half years ago. She is newly married and has a Mini Schnauzer named Tucker. She has had a love for animals since an early age, where she would babysit dogs in her free time. She has danced at Disneyland and on Broadway in New York. She loves to spend her downtime with her husband and family making memories. She loves being a Vet Assistant because she loves to heal and care for her patients.