Bay Ridge Animal Hospital

Meet Our Team

The veterinarians of Bay Ridge Animal Hospital are dedicated to providing the highest quality care for your dog. Get to know a little about the women whose passion it is to help your friends live their best lives!

Susan Longo

DVM & Owner

Dr. Susan Longo purchased Annapolis Cat Hospital in May 1993 and opened Bay Ridge Animal Hospital one year later.  She has a bachelor's degree from the University of Memphis and earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree from the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine. 

For Dr. Longo, a huge part of being a doctor of veterinary medicine is the opportunity to make a positive difference in the lives of her patients and clients. She strives to accomplish this every day. Her areas of interest include feline medicine and skin and ear disease. 

Dr. Longo lives in Edgewater with her husband and two children. They share their home with two Brittany Spaniels, Speedy and Sparky, and three cats, Comet, Capone, and Carley. When she’s not working with animals, Dr. Longo enjoys reading, baking, gardening, and home improvement.

Elizabeth Wozniak

DVM

Dr. Elizabeth Wozniak joined the Annapolis Cat Hospital and Bay Ridge Animal Hospital team in October of 1999. She holds two bachelor's degrees from the State University of New York at Binghamton; one in biology and one in anthropology. Dr. Wozniak earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree at Michigan State University.  Her area of professional interest is in feline medicine. She is passionate about veterinary care and truly enjoys watching her patients grow.

Dr. Wozniak shares her home with many animal companions, including her cats Junior, Frankie, Maurice, Howard, Bindi, Louie, Hoover, and her loving dog Addie. In her free time, Dr. Wozniak enjoys knitting, reading, photography, and gardening.

Jacquelin Koenig

DVM

Dr. Jacquelin Koenig is a veterinarian at Annapolis Cat Hospital and Bay Ridge Animal Hospital. Working in the veterinary industry since 2010, in 2017 she earned her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Ohio State University. Dr. Koenig is Fear Free certified, and her area of professional interest is neurology. Dr. Koenig was inspired to become a veterinarian after caring for her childhood dog. She says the best part about working in the veterinary field is seeing the human and animal bond firsthand.

Dr. Koenig is originally from and currently resides in Crofton, Maryland with her fiancé and two boys, Dylan and Trey. Dr. Koenig loves spending time with her three dogs, Ollie, Moe, and Phoebe; two cats, Ellie and Papple; and one rabbit, Zamboni. When she is not caring for animals, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.

Catherine DeJesus-Savas

VMD

Dr. Catherine DeJesus-Savas is an Associate Veterinarian at Annapolis Cat Hospital and Bay Ridge Animal Hospital. She received her VMD in 2014 from the University of Pennsylvania College of Veterinary Medicine, and completed a rotating internship at Veterinary Referral Associates. Dr. DeJesus-Savas began working in the veterinary field in 2000 after being inspired by her grandmother’s seeing eye dog. Her areas of professional interest include dermatology, internal medicine and behavior.  She says the best part about working in the veterinary field is learning every day and seeing the power of the human-animal bond.

‚ÄčOriginally from the Bronx, she currently lives in Annapolis, Maryland with her husband, son, and two family dogs, Apache and Mallie. Dr. DeJesus-Savas says she has a weakness for cool cats and sweet dogs and enjoys chasing and dancing with her toddler.  Fun tidbits about Dr. DeJesus-Savas: she's crafty and loves socks. 

Norella

General Manager

Norella joined the Annapolis Cat Hospital/Bay Ridge Animal Hospital team in August of 1998. She enjoys working with the team and helping them grow their skills and knowledge. When she is not working, she can be found training or trialing her dogs in scent work events. She also enjoys camping and watching local sporting events.

Mary M.

Veterinary Technician

A long-time resident of Annapolis, Mary joined the Annapolis Cat Hospital/Bay Ridge Animal Hospital team in September of 1999. She has lived in Annapolis since she was 9 years old and her family has had many pets over the years. She shares her home in Annapolis with her husband and their Chiweenie dog.

Mike B.

Veterinary Technician

Mike has been a part of the Annapolis Cat Hospital/Bay Ridge Animal Hospital team for 17 and a half years. He has been with and around animals his entire life and truly enjoys working with cats, dogs, their parents, and the team at the hospitals.

Jason D.

Veterinary Technician

Jason has worked at Annapolis Cat Hospital/Bay Ridge Animal Hospital for over 10 years. He finds it truly rewarding to see the positive final outcomes in the veterinary world and hopes to own his own business one day. He shares his home with two cats and one dog and enjoys fishing and all things outdoors in his free time.

Kristin B.

Veterinary Technician

Kristin B. joined the Annapolis Cat Hospital/Bay Ridge Animal Hospital team in 2018. Her favorite part of working in the veterinary field is watching the pets in the hospital’s health improve. She is currently in between pets at the moment and on the lookout for her next furry best friend.

Kristin D.

Veterinary Technician

Kristin D. has worked at Annapolis Cat Hospital/Bay Ridge Animal Hospital since June 2018. Her position as a Veterinary Technician has helped fulfill her lifetime passion for animals and their care. Outside of the hospitals, Kristin enjoys hiking, sports, and traveling to and exploring new places. She shares her home with her fiancé, two cats, and two dogs.

Heather M.

Veterinary Technician

Heather joined the Annapolis Cat Hospital/Bay Ridge Animal Hospital team in November 2019 and has been a veterinary technician for 11+ years. Originally from the Eastern shore of Maryland, she has quickly found herself at home at the hospitals. While her favorite patients are cats of all kinds, she has a special place in her heart for grumpy cats. She also loves “misfits” of all kinds. Heather shares her home with four cats, one who is an asthmatic tripod and one who is a diabetic. Additionally, she has an epileptic Cairn Terrier and an Australian Cattle Dog mix. Outside of the hospitals, she enjoys camping, hiking, and going to the beach with her fiancé and two dogs.

Jillian C.

Veterinary Technician

Jillian joined the Annapolis Cat Hospital/Bay Ridge Animal Hospital team in June of 2020. She graduated with a BS in Veterinary Technology in May 2020 and is currently preparing to take the VTNE with the goal of becoming a Registered Veterinary Technician. Jillian enjoys that while many days involve standard appointments, there are many interesting cases that come through the hospital. She has three dogs and two cats at home and enjoys playing video games and hanging with her family and pets in spare time.

Sydney W.

Veterinary Technician

Sydney joined the Annapolis Cat Hospital/Bay Ridge Animal Hospital in June 2020 and is loving every aspect of the job, from the (rather obvious) puppies and kittens to the golden oldies. She is currently working towards her undergraduate degree with hopes of moving on to veterinary school. Outside of the hospital, Sydney enjoys horseback riding, skiing, and hiking, as well as spending time with her two cats, Earl Grey and Leo, and two dogs, Benjamin and Astro.

Gwenn C.

Customer Service Representative

Gwenn joined the team at Annapolis Cat Hospital/Bay Ridge Animal Hospital in September 2020. She enjoys being able to take some worries away from pet owners and having them know their pets will receive the best care when they are at the hospital. Gwenn likes that there is always the opportunity to learn new things each and every day.  She has two cats and three dogs at home and enjoys taking her dog, Winnie, on car rides, baking, and binge watching “The Great British Baking Show.”

Join the Bay Ridge Animal Hospital Family Today!

Located directly next to Annapolis Cat Hospital in the shopping center between Bay Ridge Ave and Forest Dr.

Phone: 410.268.6994

  • Monday: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Thursday: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Saturday: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Sunday: Closed