Carolyn is originally from Massachusetts, but has lived in Durham for most of her life. After graduating from UMass Amherst she came back to Durham and currently lives with her three dogs, Davey, Lucy and Margo, her two cats, Babette and Cato, and three hermit crabs, Sasha, Spidey, and Rob. Carolyn joined the team in 2015 and her favorite part about North Paw is the Stray Fund (where she adopted Babette and Cato from!) and the hospital’s commitment to making each visit as fear free as possible for all furry friends! is also a Certified Fear Free professional.