Woodstock Animal Hospital

240 Tinker St. PO BOX 6
Woodstock, NY 12498



Our Staff

Alan S. Hans, DVM, Owner

Originally from Queens, New York, Dr. Alan Hans founded the Woodstock Animal Hospital in 1981 and the Port Ewen Animal Hospital in 1993. The Ark Animal Hospital was "born" in May of 2011. Dr. Hans did his undergraduate studies at SUNY Buffalo and Columbia University which led to veterinary studies at The University of Liege in Brussels, then internships at The Animal Medical Center in NYC and Cornell University in Ithica, New York. When Dr. Hans leaves the practice at night, he goes home to his 3 labs, Ben, Annie, Charlie, and his cat Ella.

Education: The University of Liege

Specialties: Dog and Cat lover.

Email: wdstdvm@yahoo.com




 Kim Chase - Practice Manager of Woodstock Animal Hospital

Kim Chase

Kim is a Woodstock native that has worked at the Woodstock Animal Hospital since December of 1988, and is the practice manager. She is a graduate of Onteora High School and Ulster County Community College. Kim and her husband Tom have two adult children, Kate and Cody. Kim also has 2 great danes, Roxy and Jack, a mastiff mix, Cooper, 1 very large percheron horse, Goose (he came named), a goat named Libby, a flock of chickens and guinea hens. 

Education: UCCC 1976

Specialties: Practice Manager

Email: wdstdvm@yahoo.com 





Jennifer Van Steenburg

Jenn was born in Catskill, NY and grew up in Saugerties, NY. She joined the Woodstock Animal Hospital in 2010 as a client care specialist and vet assistant. Jenn is a graduate of Saugerties High School, then attended CGCC and The Gulf Coast College in Mississppi. She enjoys photography, baseball, and scrap booking. Jenn is accompanied by her husband Nick and their very handsome sons, Aiden and Liam.

Education: The Gulf Coast College

Specialties: Likes working with animals

Email: wdstdvm@yahoo.com 





Kathleen Jackson

Kathy is a native to Columbia County, New York. She has an associates degree from Columbia Greene CC and also has taken Vet Tech classes from St Petersburg Junior College online in Florida. She has worked in veterinary hospitals since 1985. Kathy has been with our practices since August 2011. She resides in Phoenicia, New York with her husband and son, a Jack Russel Terrier, and 2 cats.

Education: Columbia Greene CC

Specialties: Great with animals!

Email: wdstdvm@yahoo.com





Breana Wynkoop

Breana graduated from SUNY Ulster's veterinary technician program and became a licensed vet tech in January 2012. Breana was raised on a farm and current owns horses, cows, goats, chickens, ducks, and rabbits, in addition to her dogs and cats. In her spare time, she love riding horses, hiking, hunting, fishing, kayaking, and many other outdoor activities.

Education: SUNY Ulster

Specialties: Compassionate to all animals

Email: wdstdvm@yahoo.com




Emile Menasche

Emile was born and raised in New York City. He now lives in Pine Hill, with his dogs, Munson and Jeter. He joined the Woodstock Animal Hospital in August of 2015, as a Client Care Specialist. Emile enjoys working with animals, and the people who love them. Emile is passionate about skiing, and is a big fan of the Yankees and the NY Rangers.


Education: Baruch College, NYC

Specialties: Dog lover!