Our Staff

Pet Wellness in Erie, PA

Meet our staff! One of our staff members might even have four paws. Can you guess who it might be?

Our Staff

Dr. P.J. Polumbo

Prior to obtaining her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Ohio State University, Dr. Polumbo put her interest and love of animals and nature to use as a naturalist for the National Park Service, the Hamilton County Park District, and the Army Corp of Engineers, wandering from Pennsylvania to Oregon and Mississippi and back. Dr. Polumbo has been rooted in Erie since 1980 and enjoys taking care of the Erie Zoo animal collection as well as all the dogs, cats, and exotic animals she sees every day at Glenwood Pet Hospital.

Dr. Erica Redmond

Dr. Redmond was born in Erie and received her B.A. from Hiram College in Biology in 1998. In 2002, Erica graduated from Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. She has a particular interest in feline medicine.

Dr. Dan Pierce

Dr. Pierce was born outside Cleveland and spent half of his childhood in Erie. He is a graduate of McDowell High School, Clarion University of Pennsylvania, and the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Dan joined the staff of Glenwood Pet Hospital immediately after graduation in 2004. He became a partner in the business in 2006. Dan also works limited shifts at the Northwest Pennsylvania Pet Emergency Clinic, and he is employed by the Pennsylvania State Horse Racing Commission at Presque Isle Downs.

Dr. Erica Jewell

Dr. Jewell grew up in New Castle, PA and attended Mohawk High School. Erica completed her undergraduate degree in Biology at Mount Union College and received her master's degree in Microbial Physiology from Duquesne University. At the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana, she earned her veterinary degree. She now resides in Erie with her husband, her two children, and her two pups. She enjoys scrapbooking, outdoor activities, playing tennis, and hanging out with her family.

Dr. Jennifer Weaver

Originally from Buffalo, NY, Dr. Jennifer Weaver started her career in Pittsburgh, PA until moving to Erie with her family in 2012. She previously worked in the Harborcreek/North East area for 3 years until joining our team in September 2015. Dr. Weaver completed her undergraduate studies at Allegheny College before pursuing her veterinary studies at the University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine, earning her DVM degree in May 2009. Dr. Weaver enjoys spending time with her husband, 5 year old son Ben, her Sphynx “Yoda” and Boxer mix puppy “Sunny”. She also enjoys hiking, skiing, traveling, and DIY home projects.


Hank is our in-office pet cat. Hank has white, brown, and ginger colored fur, and he loves to find new places to lay down for a cat nap. You can find him inside cabinet drawers, posing for a picture, or lounging on his comfy cat bed.

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