Meet The Staff

Dr. Ashley Tharp

Veterinarian/Practice Owner

Dr. Ashley Tharp is the owner of Four Paws Animal Hospital. She grew up in Alpharetta, Georgia, is a graduate of Milton High School and Emory University. She earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) from the University Of Georgia College Of Veterinary Medicine in 2004. She lives in North Fulton with her husband and three children. The Tharp family has two dogs and four cats.

She is an active supporter of Angels Among Us Pet Rescue, HERO Rescue, and Releash Rescue and is a foster for Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Rescue and Trust. She has provided veterinary care for hundreds of dogs and cats that have been saved by these rescue organizations.

She has one very spoiled Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, named Jessie, who comes to work with her every day. Her activities and interests outside of work include long-distance running, playing with her kids, trips to Disney World, UGA and Dallas Cowboys football, and spending time with family and friends.

Office Staff

Pam Petrakovich

Pam Petrakovich

Practice Manager

Pam has been a member at Four Paws since December 2017. She is from Columbus, Ga. Pam and her husband Steve have two children Joshua and Ariel. Pam is also a fur mom of 3 rescue dogs, Cider, Wren and Rodger and Yeti (her cool cat!) She has always loved animals from a very young age, they are truly her passion. When she's not at work she and her husband and daughter love to do competitive shooting and spending quality time with their family and pets.
Selena Mejia

Selena Mejia

Veterinary Assistant

Selena has been a member of the Four Paws family since March of 2016. She first started as a kennel attendant then worked her way up to Veterinary Assistant. Selena is currently in school to be a labor and delivery nurse. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her boyfriend and attending different music festivals.
Ayanna Burgard

Ayanna Burgard

Animal Caretaker

Conveniently Located in Johns Creek

3571 Peachtree Pky, Suwanee, GA 30024

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