330.653.2002 or 330.656.3742, 7040 Walters Rd, Hudson, OH 44236

Meet the Staff

Dr. Glenn Thorson

Dr. Glenn Thorson became the owner of the Boston Heights Veterinary Hospital in 1994. He obtained his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine in 1986 from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. He worked in Pittsburgh at a 24-hour, ten-doctor hospital from 1986 until 1994. He saw and learned a lifetime of medicine in eight years. After an intense session of hyper-veterinary medicine he settled into Boston Heights. Here he enjoys the family atmosphere of the practice. “We treat every patient and owner like family, and they do the same for us.” Dr. Glenn enjoys knowing the entire family as well as caring for their pets!

Jeff Goldstein, Hospital Administrator

Jeff Goldstein joined the Boston Heights Veterinary Hospital in 1990. Jeff earned his degree in communications and business. He worked for many years in a large Cleveland corporate setting specializing in supervision, human resources and cost analysis. Jeff has resided in Lyndhurst, Ohio for most of his life. He enjoys spending time with his two children, Jessica and Madison, and his grandchildren, Ty and Zoey, who live close to him. Growing up, Jeff always had cats and dogs. He currently shares his home with several rescues, including two cats: three-legged, Stevie Ray, and one-eyed Kenny Wayne, and two dogs: Jake, a golden, and his pal Hanna, an Australian Shepherd mix, who are there to entertain the cats. During his twenty-year tenure, Jeff has strived to make Boston Heights a “family” place to work.

Denise Cunningham, RVT

Growing up with dogs, cats, birds, horses and goats, Denise knew from an early age that animals would be a big part of her life. Her veterinary career started at the age of 16 when she began working for a local veterinarian. She earned her degree in Veterinary Technology from Columbus State Community College in 1991. She joined the Boston Heights Veterinary Hospital family in 1999. Denise enjoys spending time with her husband, David, and their young son. They share their home with a plethora of rescued animals, including three dogs: Bernie, Beine and Vinnie and four cats: Lu, Loopy, Weaver and Eureka.

Whitney Lewis, Receptionist

Whitney became part of our family in July of 2016. She has always had an affinity for animals. She currently has 2 dogs (Kyole and Rocky) and 2 cats (Gypsy and Raven). Outside of the office she enjoys spending time with her son. She is excited to work in a field where the learning never ends!

Kathy Bando

Kathy Bando joined our Staff in August 2015. She has always had a passion for animals having had variety of pets including exotic birds, guinea pigs,hamsters and of course dogs and cats. She enjoys walks with her Golden Retriever “Rosie” and her Special needs Australian Shepherd “Gunner”. She has been married to her husband Tony for 14 years and has three children. When she is not here with our team, she enjoys and values her family time.

Sue Wyglendowski, Receptionist

Becky Sue's mom always said her first word was "Lassie." So it is no surprise that she would find herself in a field where she would be working with animals. For the bulk of her 20 year career, she functioned as a veterinary assistant and recently transitioned to the front desk. Sue has been married to her husband, Michael for 36 years and had 3 married children, and seven grandchildren. She has also breeding and exhibiting collies for over 28 years and has recently been showing shelties. Her goal is to provide you with the best customer service available.

Aubri Hurst, Kennel Staff

Aubri joined the BHVH family in September 2014. She is a 2006 graduate of Hudson High School. She currently studies on-line at Hillsdale College. She is conversant in Spanish and is now learning Russian. When not working at her other employment as a manager at McDonalds in Hudson, she enjoys horseback riding,camping music and just being with friends and family.

Maggie Clark, Kennel Staff

Maggie joined the Boston Heights Veterinary Hospital in 2010 as kennel staff. In addition to caring for animals in the kennel, she assists the receptionists by answering phones and checking patients in and out. Maggie lives with the love of her life, Baxter, a 5-year-old Coonhound.

Lisa Sindelar, Groomer

Lisa is an animal lover with over 20 years experience in grooming. She has worked at the Boston Heights Veterinary Hospital since 1989. She has a husband, two beautiful girls, a cat and a dog. Her hobbies are gardening, journaling and digital photography.

Brittany, Assistant

Brittany has lived her whole life in Boston Heights. She currently is attending Cuyahoga Community College to become a Licensed Veterinary Technician. Brittany's family includes two cats "Jake" and "Jazzy" and her 12 year old Chocolate Labrador Retriever "Max". Brittany shares our deep love for animals and is very excited to be part of our team at The Boston Heights Veterinary Hospital.

Amber, On Staff

Amber is 24 years old and passionate about animals, nature, and cooking. She has two rescue cats, Link and Midna and two dwarf hamsters, Takkun and Momo. Link is Amber’s therapy pet and best friend. She went to Kent State for English and studied creative writing.

Caitlyn Jennings, Receptionist

Caitlyn is a recent Kent State University graduate with a Bachelor's degree in teaching English as a second language. She is moderately conversant in Japanese and interested in learning Mandarin. Caitlyn's 2 main passions in life are learning about East Asian culture and animals, especially the weird, ugly and hairless kind ! Caitlyn and her boy friend Steve currently live with their pitbull mix "Josie", 2 cats "Squidword" and "Filbert", 2 Guinea Pigs "Guy Fein" and "Emeri Lagassi",and 2 Geckos "Jasper" and "Smoochie".


M-T: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

W: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Th: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

F: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Sat.: 8:00 a.m. - noon

After Hours Referrals:

Akron: 330-665-4996

Cleveland: 216-831-6789

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