Meet Our Team

The Doctors and Staff at Bridgeville Animal Hospital


  • Joanna Rubin, VMD

    Joanna Rubin, VMD is founder and owner of the practice. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Veterinary Medicine in 1997. Dr. Rubin’s interests are broad, enjoying all aspects of small animal medicine and soft tissue surgery, with a special interest (and love for,) the senior and geriatric patients.

  • Krista Morrison, MVB

    Krista Morrison, MVB is originally from South Eastern Ohio. She obtained a bachelors in agriculture in animal science from The Ohio State University in 2017. Dr. Morrison attended veterinary school at University College Dublin in the Republic of Ireland and graduated in 2021. Her interests include dermatology, rehabilitation and physiotherapy, and internal medicine.

  • Snickers - Pawffice Manager

    While Snickers has only been in his role at Bridgeville Animal Hospital for a short time, he has proved to be a valuable asset to the company. Despite frequently getting caught sleeping on the job, he has shown an incredible passion for veterinary medicine. His areas of interest include food inspection and food testing. Snickers also spent many years specializing in walking on computer keyboards. If you're here and he wanders in to say hi remember - he is just doing his job.

  • Catie - Veterinary Technician

    Catie has been in the veterinary field for 10 and has also been a loyal volunteer firefighter for her community for 10 years. She has a 6 year old black lab names Denise that is her best friend.

  • Kerri - Front Office Manager/Reception

    Kerri has been in the Veterinary industry for 11+ years. Kerri has experience in Veterinary Emergency Medicine, Dermatology, Cardiology and Dentistry. She is also a proud Veteran of the United States Air Force. In her spare time, she enjoys camping, traveling and just hanging out with her family, which consists of her husband, 2 boys and a set of spoiled Pitbulls.

  • Bex - Veterinary Receptionist

    Bio Coming Soon!

  • Leanne - Veterinary Receptionist

    Bio Coming Soon!

  • Joanna Kopec - Senior Technician

    Joanna has been a technician since 2004. She has been with BVAH since 2013. In her off time she enjoys spending time with her family, 3 cats, traveling, hiking, and is currently in school studying health coaching and nutrition.

Doctor's hours by appointment only.  We are unable to take walk-in emergencies.

Rivers Veterinary Urgent Care
560 McNeilly Rd.
Pittsburgh, Pa 15226
*open daily 9am-6pm, closed Wednesday and Sundays

After Hour Emergencies

PVSEC (North) (412) 366-3400
807 Camp Horne Rd • Pgh, PA 15237

Northview (412) 364-5353
223 Siebert Rd • Pgh, PA 15237

PVSEC (South) (724)809-2000
1535 Washington Rd Washington, PA 15301


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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule


8:30 am-5:00 pm


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8:30 am-5:00 pm


8:30 AM - 04:00 PM *closed every other Saturday