Dr. Daniel Stack
Dr. Stack joined the practice in 1988 after graduating from North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine. In March 1993, he became the third generation of veterinarians to take ownership of Stack Veterinary Hospital.
Dr. Jan MacDonald
Dr. Jan MacDonald is one of the few board-certified surgeons in Onondaga County. She graduated from Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1987 and joined Stack Veterinary Hospital as an associate veterinarian in August 1992. In 1994, she was awarded Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons after completing a four-year internship and surgical residency at The Animal Medical Center in NYC in 1991. Dr. MacDonald’s special interests are orthopedic surgery and pain management for veterinary patients. She has a dog named Thule, a very smart Standard Poodle.
Dr. Kathleen Congel
Dr. Kathleen Congel joined our staff as an associate veterinarian in June 1996. She graduated from Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine in May 1996. Her special interests include small animal surgery and ophthalmology. Dr. Congel has a Lab mix named Biddy.
Dr. Rae Clark
Dr. Rae Clark joined the practice in July 2010 after graduating from the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine. She received certification in feline health and is a Feline Friendly advocate through the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP). Her interests include nutrition, internal medicine, and dental health. In her spare time, Dr. Clark enjoys reading and being outdoors, taking part in many activities. She has three cats named Ivan, Birdie, and Frannie; a Labrador named Jake, and a Catahoula mix named Lou.
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Dr. Jamie Lovejoy
Dr. Jamie Lovejoy came to our practice in November 2015. She graduated from Eckerd college in 2008 with a Bachelor’s in marine biology. In 2012, she received her veterinary degree from Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Lovejoy and Dr. Sellar host the hospital’s weekly radio show, every Sunday between 10-11AM on Newsradio 570 WSYR (106.9 FM). When not at work, Dr. Lovejoy spends her spare time watching classic movies, hiking, biking and cooking. She has an orange cat named Calvin.
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Dr. Kristin Sellar
Dr. Kristin Sellar became a part of our team in July 2017. She graduated from the University of Rochester in 2010 with a degree in political science and economics, then continued on to receive her veterinary degree from St. George’s University in 2017. Her areas of professional interest include cardiology and dermatology. Dr. Sellar and Dr. Lovejoy host the hospital’s weekly radio show, every Sunday between 10-11AM on Newsradio 570 WSYR (106.9 FM). Outside of practicing veterinary medicine, Dr. Sellar is an aspiring 46’er who can be found hiking in the Adirondacks or traveling. At home, her furry family includes a yellow Labrador named Leesy and an orange kitty named Deputy Ferguson.
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Dr. Ross Taylor
Dr. Taylor joined our practice in April of 2019. He is currently working as a Veterinarian, however his special interest is in Veterinary Radiology and is looking to pursue a career in that. He graduated as a Veterinary Technician in 2011 from SUNY Canton, attended Cornell University for Animal Science, and obtained his Veterinary Degree from Ross University. Outside of working hard for our patients, Dr. Taylor enjoys playing games with his friends, watching Disney movies, and cooking.
Dr. Caitlin Sun
Dr. Caitlin Sun joined our team in 2020! In 2010 she graduated Cook College, Rutgers University. In 2015 Dr. Sun received her veterinary degree from Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Sun then completed a rotating small animal internship at Garden State Veterinary Specialists, NJ in 2016. While at Rutgers University, Dr. Sun was an Alpha Zeta member as well as a member of Rutger's Equestrian team and the Student Mounted Patrol program. Dr. Sun has a special interest in preventative medicine, feline medicine, dentistry, and surgery. In her spare time, Dr. Sun enjoys gardening, cooking, hiking, kayaking, sewing, and crafting! She has two black cats, Pearl and Alice.
Dr. Emily Duca
Dr. Emily Duca officially joined the practice in July 2020. She started her career in veterinary medicine as a licensed veterinary technician graduating from Alfred State College. From there she went on to receive her veterinary degree from St. George's University, then completed her rotating internship at Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine in internal medicine and surgery. Her professional area of interest is dentistry and oral surgery. At home, Dr. Duca is joined by her significant other and two sons, as well as her rescued Caribbean street dog named Spice!
Dr. Carolyn Sumner
Dr. Carolyn Sumner joined the practice in September 2020. In 2009 she graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor's in Zoology. In 2014 Dr. Sumner received her veterinary degree from Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine. She then completed a rotating internship at the Veterinary Medical Center of Central New York. In her spare time she greatly enjoys traveling, board games with friends, video games, and movies. She has a rescue pit mix named Bean.