About Hamlin Veterinary Clinic | Hamlin PA Animal Care
Hamlin Veterinary Clinic | Veterinarian | Hamlin, PA

Serving Hamlin, Wayne County, and Lackawanna County

"Your Pets are Family"


dog and cat


Caring for animals since 1989

The Hamlin Veterinary Clinic c was originally established in 1989 by Dr. Colin Bullmore and April Lavallee. The practice was purchased in 2007 by Dr. Robert Ratcliffe who is a graduate of the Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech. Dr. Ratcliffe is an experienced mixed animal practitioner, treating both large and small animals since 2001.


Dr. Sandra Shaffer joined Hamlin Veterinary Clinic in 2013. Dr. Shaffer earned her veterinary degree in 2009 from the University of Pennsylvania and joined our clinic after four years of mixed animal practice in Wayne and Pike counties. Dr. Shaffer also brings her experience in small animal dentistry, soft tissue surgery, and internal medicine to our clinic to ensure your pet's health for years to come.


Robert Ratcliffe, DVM

Sandra Shaffer, VMD


Office Manager:

Felicia Proppe


Ancillary Receptionists/Veterinary Assistants:

Stephanie Gravell

Julie Smerdon

Frances Rizzo

Megan Foulds

Christina Greenwich

Our staff

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