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February 26, 2013

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New owners for Animal Health Center of Salisbury

Animal Health Center of Salisbury, 59 Lafayette Road, was purchased by Dr. Tumkur Narasimhan after the retirement of Dr. Roger Larsen. The hospital is now undergoing renovations to provide clients with the best care with new state-of-the-art equipment to allow for more in-house testing, radiography, ultrasound, surgery, dental procedures, internal medicine, nutrition and behavioral consultation.

Narasimhan has been a practicing veterinarian since 1995. He is also the co-owner of Main Street Animal Hospital in Bradford,. He is a graduate of Mysore Veterinary College and also holds master’s and doctorate degrees in animal physiology and biochemistry.

The staff also includes Dr. Christine Schlupf, a 1996 graduate of Ontario Veterinary College, Canada. She has practiced both small and large animal medicine for the last 17 years.

Stephanie Cockman and Nicole Mentus will continue to provide office management and technical support. Cockman started her career at Animal Health Center 12 years ago as a receptionist and has been trained to assist the technicians and doctors. She has mastered in animal grooming, which she will continue at the practice. Mentus has worked at Animal Health Center for five years, but has 17 years of experience in the field of veterinary medicine and emergency care.

Additional staff will be added to continue to provide nursing care to animals at various stages of surgery, medicine, in-house care and hospitalization. For more information, visit the center on Facebook at www.facebook.com/animalhealthcenterofsalisbury or call 978-462-7953.

Le Reve Floral Design named top pick

Le Reve Floral Design of Newbury has been selected as a 2013 winner in The Knot Best of Weddings, a special section featured on TheKnot.com/BOW. TheKnot.com is an online wedding resource destination trusted by brides. This is the third year it has been voted the top pick for The Knot Best of Weddings, which provides a guide by and for brides to the top wedding professionals across the country.

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