Meet Our Staff

The qualified staff at Hudson Animal Hospital welcomes you and looks forward to helping you take the very best care of your pet. We will treat you and your animal with love and respect and will make you feel at home in our beautiful new facility.

Take a moment and learn a little bit about us!

Dr. Adrienne B. Ogles

Dr. Adrienne Ogles graduated from the University of Louisiana with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering in 1990. After working in the chemical industry for several years, she decided to pursue her passion for animals and return to school to become a veterinarian. She graduated from Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1999.

Dr. Adrienne Ogles has been serving Caldwell County for the past 12 years. Dr. Ogles is a member of the Caldwell County Board of Health, Dangerous Dog Advisory Board, the Piedmont Veterinary Medical Association, the NCVMA and the AVMA.

She lives with her husband, two sons and two dogs in Sawmills, North Carolina

Dr. Alina Soderholm

Dr. Alina Soderholm graduated from the University of Florida with a B.S. in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering in 2005. After receiving her M.S. in Mechanical Engineering at UF in 2008, she decided to devote herself to a career that encompassed her passion for animals. She graduated from Oregon State University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2014.

Dr. Alina Soderholm has an interest in acupuncture and will become a certified veterinary acupuncturist in the Fall of 2015. She is a member of the NCVMA and the AVMA.

She lives with her two dogs, Kody and Winston, in Hickory, North Carolina.


Haley is a native of Granite Falls. She has worked and volunteered at the Humane Society of Catawba County, helping animals get a new start. She also worked with our friends at Club Canine. She spent time in the lodging department as well as Doggie Daycare! Haley currently resides in Granite Falls with her Labrador Axel.

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Melissa is a native of Burke County. She has extensive experience in the veterinary field. She has worked as a veterinary assistant in a clinical setting, as well as extensive experience in emergency and critical care. Melissa lives with her wife in Gamewell, along with their two fur babies, Bear and Roxy.


Katy lives in Hudson with her husband, son and fur babies, Ollie and Thea. She received her Associate’s Degree in Veterinary Technology from Gaston College. She has been a Registered Veterinary Technician for 4 years. Katy enjoys hiking and spending time with her family.

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Megan B. is our most recent addition to our staff. She is super hard working, unless you ask her to write a biography.

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Kelly is a native of Burke County. She has over 9 years of veterinary experience. She is currently studying Medical Laboratory Technology at Western Piedmont Community College. She is married with 3 wonderful fur babies.



Destanie lives in Lenoir with her husband and two dogs, Remi and Willow. She is currently attending Gaston College where she is studying to become a Registered Veterinary Technician. In her free time she enjoys going to church and spending time with her family and friends.

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