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Dr. Nicola Painter Joins Manhattan Cat Specialists

Dr. PainterManhattan Cat Specialists is pleased to welcome Dr. Nicola Painter to its veterinary team!

Painter, a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, comes to Manhattan Cat Specialists with more than 11 years of veterinary experience. Following graduation from the University of Pennsylvania, she worked in small-animal private practice and feline medicine exclusively for several years.

“I am thrilled to be joining the Manhattan Cat Specialists team and am delighted to be part of such an outstanding group of veterinary professionals,” Painter said. “I chose to be a feline veterinarian because caring for cats and partnering with families in ensuring happy and healthy lives for their feline companions brings me such joy and a true sense of purpose.”

Painter has interests in dentistry, internal medicine, and feline behavior issues.

She is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the American Animal Hospital Association and the American Association of Feline Practitioners. She prioritizes staying up-to-date on the most current therapeutic options and actively engages in continuing education. She also is an active community member and values partnerships with local organizations and animal rescue groups.

In her spare time, Painter loves to garden and play tennis. She shares her home with a menagerie of animals, including several rescue cats.

“I feel lucky to have found my calling and privileged to meet and care for so many wonderful feline patients and their incredible families,” Painter said.

Halloween Photo Contest

Calling All Halloween Lovers!   Send us a photo of your pet in a costume and you could win a $50 gift card to our hospital.

Learn More About Our Halloween Photo Contest Below

To enter: Like our Facebook page and send us a direct message on Facebook with your pet’s photo by Sunday, October 23rd.

On Monday the 24th we will post all of the photos in an album and then voting will begin! Vote for your favorite photo(s) by “liking” them or using your favorite reaction. The Halloween Photo Contest photo with the most “likes”/”reactions” will be our winner and will be announced on October 31st!

We encourage you to share your picture, or the album, with your friends and family to increase your chances of winning.

Good luck and may the best costume win!

*One photo per pet. If you have won a contest more than once, we ask that you please split the prize with the 2nd place winner. To keep this lighthearted and fun, pictures shared to “like for like” groups or those similar, or others deemed unfair or inappropriate, will be disqualified from the Halloween Photo Contest.

Halloween Photo Contest

2015 Halloween Contest Winner “Trick” – Felix

2015 Halloween Contest Winner “Treat” – Jill