Meet the friendly staff at Valley Animal Rehabilitation!

  • Dr.
    Bruce Henderson

    A 1986 graduate of the Purdue University College of Veterinary medicine, Dr Henderson is the Hospital Director of Valley Animal Hospital. After graduation from veterinary school, he practiced in Ocean County New Jersey for about 14 years before joining the staff at Valley Animal Hospital. His interests include internal medicine, reconstructive knee surgery and geriatric medicine (working with older pets).

    He and his wife, Laurie, share their hearts and home with 2 German Shepherd dogs, 8 cats and 2 birds. When not working, Dr Henderson enjoys golf and working around his over-100 year old house.

    Dr Henderson is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the New Jersey Veterinary Medical Association, the American Association of Rehabilitative Veterinarians and the American and World Associations of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine.

    'After working at several veterinary hospitals, I have never seen a staff as dedicated to their patients as the staff at Valley Animal Hospital'

  • Tim Nigro
    Rehab Technician

    Timothy Nigro comes to Valley Animal Rehab with 20+ years’ experience in the veterinary field as a technician and with a very deep and true passion to make a difference in the lives of animals. His personal interest in fitness and dealing with his own pup’s rehabilitation care post hip surgery amplify his expertise for his new role here!

  • Kelly Gettmann
    Rehab Technician

    Kelly joins the Valley Animal Hospital rehabilitation team with over 3 years of experience in the field as a veterinary technician. Her passion for the field comes from years of personal experience with her own physical therapy treatments, as well as assisting her father through his physical therapy. She truly believes in the rehabilitation process, and is excited to meet your pets and see their progress.


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Our Regular Schedule

Montclair Office


9:00 am-7:00 pm


9:00 am-7:00 pm


9:00 am-7:00 pm


9:00 am-7:00 pm


9:00 am-7:00 pm






Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Great care of my cat! All the staff were wonderful to deal with and you can tell they really care and love what they do! Thanks for taking care of us!"