Our Team

Jon NewJonathan Trail, DVM

Dr. Jonathan L. Trail is a life-long resident of South Jersey and a graduate of Mainland Regional High School in Linwood, NJ. He graduated from West Chester University in 2001 with a Bachelors of Science in Biology and from there he attended Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine and graduated with high honors in 2005.

After completion of clinics at the Veterinary Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, he worked for a year at The Veterinary Emergency Clinic in Staten Island, NY. At that time, Dr Trail joined Gloucester County Animal Hospital in 2006 and is now owner of the practice.

Dr Trail is very dedicated to Gloucester County Animal Hospital and is continuing the excellent services that the hospital has provided for its clients for many years. His professional interests include internal medicine, surgery and diagnostic imaging particularly ultrasound. Dr. Trail also enjoys off-roading in his Jeep, watching football and relaxing with his wife Lori, beautiful daughters Giovina and Sonora, greyhound Adaline and two cats Grayson and Greenleigh.

 Robert NewRobert W. Stewart, JR., VMD

Robert W. Stewart, Jr., VMD,  grew up in Bethlehem, PA, spending countless hours at his father’s veterinary hospital as a volunteer, kennel worker, and assistant.  It is here that he realized his passion for caring for pets and the people attached to them.  He graduated in 1994 from Washington & Jefferson College with a B.A. in Biology, and then in 1999 from The University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. Since graduation, he has been working in small animal medicine in PA until recently joining the family at Gloucester County Animal Hospital.  His professional interests include soft tissue surgery and internal medicine.  Dr. Stewart has a passionate interest in preventative and geriatric care, including the management of chronic disease.

As an alumnus of Penn Vet he is actively involved with the school as a founding member of the Dean’s Alumni Council and member of the the Opportunity Scholarship Committee.   In his free time, Dr. Stewart enjoys spending time with family and friends, riding his motorcycle, sporting clay and target shooting and watching sports and movies.   He and his wife, Tonya, live with their trouble making, but lovable cat, Murphy. 

 

Greg Kushner, DVM

Dr. Gregory B. Kushner is a South Jersey native raised in Moorestown. He soon traveled the world for education as he graduated from McGill University in Montreal, Canada with a Bachelors in Agricultural Science. Then traveled to Grenada, West Indies to start Veterinary school at St. George’s University where he graduated with honors in 2016.
 
Dr. Kushner’s aptitude for travel has strengthened his understanding of veterinary medicine throughout his career. In 2016, he became certified by the USDA to protect global transmission of disease by evaluating household pets for worldwide travel. When Dr. Kushner is not traveling abroad,  he is home with his two dogs, Tootsie and Tai, and his cat named Cheeky. 
 
Dr. Kushner likes to spend his free time gardening and cooking with his garden fresh vegetables. He’s internationally known for his fajitas and guacamole, and locally known for his heirloom tomato pasta sauce.
 

Janine Delia, DVM

Dr. Janine Delia received her undergraduate degree from Stockton University in 2008 and her veterinary degree from Purdue University in 2012. After working in Chicago for several years and she recently moved back to South Jersey to be with her family.

Dr. Delia grew up in Washington Township with her parents and sister and now resides in Gloucester City with her husband and bullmastiff named Jax. Her free time is spent at the gym, cooking or going to the beach. She also enjoys spending time with family and friends on the weekends.

Professionally, Dr. Delia is interested in canine gastrointestinal disease and both feline and canine dentistry. Happy to be back in Jersey, she cannot wait to meet all of the clients and patients at Gloucester County Animal Hospital.

 

lori newLori Trail, CVT, VTS (Anes/Analgesia)

Lori was born and raised in Drexel Hill, PA. After graduating from Archbishop Prendergast High School, she attended Harcum Junior College for Veterinary Nursing. After graduation in 1999, Lori worked in the anesthesia department at the University of Pennsylvania Small Animal Hospital in Philadelphia. During that time Lori studied and passed the exam to become a Certified Veterinary Technician Anesthetist performing anesthesia on various critical cases including kidney transplants, brain surgeries and exotic animal procedures involving animals from the Philadelphia Zoo.

Lori met Dr. Trail in 2005 during his clinical year at the University of Penn and in April 2008, they were married. Lori joined the family at Gloucester County Animal Hospital in 2008 as a certified technician and anesthetist. She brings a depth of experience in anesthesia with specialized skills in pain management, critical care, patient monitoring and phlebotomy. Lori and Dr. Trail have 2 daughters Giovina and Sonora, a greyhound Adaline and 2 cats Grayson and Greenleigh.

Heather NewHeather Murphy, CVT

Joining Gloucester County Animal Hospital in 1999 has allowed Heather to combine her love of animals and her medical training. In 1995, she graduated from Omega Institute of Technology with a degree in medical assisting and phlebotomy. In 2003 Heather received her certification as a Veterinary Technician from Camden County College with an Associate’s degree in Applied Science.

Heather enjoys all aspects of her job from taking radiographs and caring for hospitalized patients to educating clients on how to care for their pets. She loves to spoil every animal that comes in the door by always giving them the extra TLC. At home, Heather enjoys quality time with her husband Larry and 2 daughters Riley and Lexy, and their dog Nazzie.

Eileen Wiest, BA, CVT. & Practice Manager

EileenGrowing up with dogs in the household helped Eileen develop a nurturing attitude towards animals.  It surprised no one in her family when she chose a career in the veterinary field. While working at Doggie World Daycare as a canine caretaker for 10 years, Eileen graduated from Temple University in 2000 with a Bachelor’s degree in Arts and Science, and then graduated, with Honors, from the veterinary technology program at Harcum College in 2003.

After working as a veterinary assistant at Cottman Animal Hospital in Philadelphia, Eileen moved on to the University of Pennsylvania’s Veterinary Hospital as an anesthesia technician. There she anesthetized and sedated dogs, cats, ferrets, birds, reptiles, snakes, exotic zoo animals and fish! While at UPenn, she sharpened her critical care nursing skills as a nurse in the Intensive Care Unit.

Eileen joined the family at Gloucester County Animal Hospital in 2012 and is now Practice Manager. She brings to us her skills in surgery, anesthesia and emergency care. She is owned by her cat Velcro!

 wickward newJennifer Wickward, CVT

Jen was born and raised in South Jersey, and attended high school in Medford.  She received her certification as a Veterinary Technician in 2011 from Camden County College and joined the family of Gloucester County Animal Hospital in 2005.  Jen and her family live with 2 dogs, Meatball and Lily.

Highlights

Update!
 
We added a third phone line, so when you call, there will be less of a chance that you get a busy signal. If you do, wait a minute or two and call back. Our staff are working diligently to address your calls, and since we are still working curbside, staff and appointments are very limited. Our goal is to continue to accommodate you to the BEST of our availability 🙂
 
We highly recommend if your pet is due for a check up to give ample notice to schedule. If you were recently here with your pet and he/she needs a recheck exam or next set of vaccines please schedule AT THE TIME you are at the office due to limited appointments. This will ensure your revisit is scheduled accordingly.
 
Thank you for loyalty and understanding.  

 


 
Open 6 Days a Week 

Mon   9am 7:30pm
Tue   9am 7:30pm
Wed   9am 7:30pm
Thur   9am 7:30pm
Fri   9am 7:30pm
Sat   9am 5:30pm
Sun closed    

 

What They’re Barking About

“I hope that all of you realize the value that you bring to pet and animal owners. To be good in veterinary care is one thing but to sincerely care about each animal and their owners is priceless.  I cannot thank you enough.”