Henry M. Fierman, V.M.D.
Dr. Henry Fierman is a life-long New Yorker. He is a graduate of Erasmus Hall High School and Columbia College in New York. He received his veterinary degree, with honors, from the School of Veterinary Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania. Immediately after graduating, he did his small animal internship at the Veterinary Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He returned to New York and has been the director of the Cathedral Dog & Cat Hospital since 1977.
Dr. Fierman is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association; The New York State Veterinary Medical Society and The Veterinary Medical Association of New York City.
Outside of work Dr. Fierman enjoys baseball, Squash, art history, the theater, opera and concerts. He enjoys travel to family in New Jersey, Massachusetts, Vermont and France, but also has a passion for Lancaster County, PA and the Upper Delaware River area. He lives in Manhattan with his Old English Sheepdog named Sky.
Sylvia Colon: Veterinary Nurse
Sylvia is the primary veterinary nurse and receptionist for Cathedral Dog and Cat Hospital. She has worked here for over 10 years. In her spare time, Sylvia enjoys gardening and taking Kaya to dog runs. She also enjoys family movie nights with her husband, son and daughter Hadahsa, who also works at Cathedral Dog and Cat Hospital.
Hadahsa J. Colon: Veterinary Nurse
Hadahsa has always loved animals since she was a child. As a teacher and a mentor, Dr. Fierman has always encouraged her to pursue her veterinary career. Hadahsa is now attending Laguardia Community College and majoring in veterinary technology. When she's not studying or working, you can find her playing the keyboard and writing songs.
Sky & Kaya: