About Us


Paul Valerio, Dr. Sherri Talbot-Valerio with Phoebe and Bruno.

     Dr. Sherri and her husband Paul were  born and  raised in  Sussex County, N.J.   Both have deep   family and   business roots  in  this community and want to continue to provide   professional   services   to their   friends,   neighbors and community. 

     Dr. T-V and her sister Kim, a pharmacist at Newton Memorial Hospital, graduated from Frankford Twp. Elementary School and High Point Regional High School before heading to college.  Dr. T-V attended undergrad at Virginia Tech and achieved her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Missouri, before returning to practice veterinary medicine in Sussex County.

     Paul also graduated from both Frankford Twp. Elementary School and High Point Regional High School before pursuing college courses at Orange County College.  He started his own construction business over 30 years ago and continues to work almost exclusively in Sussex County.  He did the renovations of the building that houses Branchville Country Veterinary Clinic.

     Dr. T-V's father, Tom Talbot (deceased), grew up in the Branchville area, graduated from the one-room Branchville School House, and after college returned to reside in Frankford Township for 30+ years.  He taught Industrial Arts at High Point Regional High School, advised their Technology Team, and worked as a marine mechanic during summer breaks.  Her mom, Marilyn, moved to Sussex County with Tom over 40 years ago, taught Honors High School Math at Newton High for 20+ years, and continues to reside in Frankford.

     Paul's mom, Carol (deceased), grew up visiting her family's farm in Sussex County.  She and Paul's father Len (deceased), moved here over 50 years ago.  Len was an accountant and worked for WIllis and Paul, and was instrumental in the founding of High Point Regional High School.  Carol served this community in many aspects, including as Frankford Township Treasurer and Secretary for Frankford Plains Cemetery.


Dr. Nori DiBiasse

Dr. Eleanore (Nori) De Biassi

Dr. Nori joined the BCVC staff in May, 2012.  A longtime Sussex County resident, she lives on a small farm in Lafayette, N.J. with her husband, Ken Leonard, and a variety of animal friends.  She's practiced veterinary medicine for over 25 years and often offers her services to shelters and rescue groups in Northern N.J.


Sarah Bina Head Veterinian Technician

Sarah is a long time resident of Sussex County and an avid animal lover and caretaker.  Her career as a Veterinary Technician began in 2005, although she has been working directly with animals for over 25 years.  At BCVC Sarah has a special interest in emergency medicine and patient care.  Outside of work, Sarah volunteers her time and skills at various community organizations including the Literacy Volunteers of Sussex County and the Samaritan Inn.  She enjoys spending time with her horses, housecats, and her barn cats.

Lori Fountain

Lori Fountain Office Manager / Vet Tech

Lori grew up in the Tri-State area and has been a Veterinary Technician for many years.  She handles ordering inventory and supplies and does some office management.  She assists the Doctors in exam rooms and surgery, and has a special interest in veterinary dentistry and patient recovery.   She enjoys her time off with her husband and three children.

Kathy Urban Katzenstein

Kathy Katzenstein Vet Tech/Client Care Specialist

Kathy, pictured here with Baily, joined our staff in April, 2013.  She completed the Stafford Career Institute Veterinarian Assistant course and assists the Doctors in both exam rooms and surgery as well as serving as a Front Desk Client Care Specialist.  Kathy loves riding her Harley Davison, camping, and gardening, but most of all loves spending time with her daughters, Melissa and Jessica, and new husband Steve.

Kirstin Bowers  Vet Tech

Kirstin Bowers Vet Assistant

Kirstin is currently going to school for Veterinary Assistant.  She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, being on the family farm and especially riding horses.

Kathy Quinn

Kathryn Quinn Client Care Specialist

Kathryn, pictured with Roo,  is a life long resident of Sussex County.  She's worked in a vet's office since 2006  and has  a passion  for the miracle of medicine,  both human  and animal and works in both fields.  She enjoys baking, artistic crafts and loves spending time with her daughters and grandson.  

BCVC Jebediah

Jebediah BCVC's red resident


Roo BCVC's 3 legged resident