Our Team


Our Team

Adams Morgan Animal Hospital has been around for a very long time.  Dedicating our lives to the well being of animals is what puts us on top.  Treating them like they’re our own, it’s what keeps us there.  We challenge you to find this type of dedication anywhere else.

Our Staff

Dr. James Boone, DVM

Dr. James Boone is co-owner of Adams Morgan Animal Hospital. He was born and raised on a farm in North Carolina. After paying his way through professional school, Dr. Boone graduated from Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1975. Dr. Boone then settled in Maryland with his wife Barbara. He went on to do an internship in the United States Army for three years. After several years of practice Dr. Boone developed a special interest in dentistry. He took several courses on performing root canals, fillings and specialized oral surgery. Today he splits his time between his three practices (the third one being Dominion Animal Clinic in Herndon, Virginia). Dr. Boone served 20 years in the United States Army Reserves. He is very active in his church, Mount Calvary Baptist Church in Rockville, where he serves as chairman of the deacon board. In his free time he enjoys golfing, cooking, landscaping, and traveling with his wife.

Dr. Jerrold Boone, DVM

Dr. Jerrold Boone is co-owner of Adams Morgan Animal Hospital. He was born in Opelika, Alabama, while his father attended veterinary school at the Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine. Following in his father’s footsteps, Dr. Boone, who is co-owner, graduated with a D.V.M. from the same institution in 2001. He received a B.A. degree from Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA. His special interests in veterinary medicine include soft tissue and orthopedic surgery. He attended a post-doctoral Extensive Small Animal Orthopedic Surgery Course at The Virginia-Maryland College of Regional Veterinary Medicine on the campus of VA Tech University. Not surprisingly, Dr. Boone’s father has always been a great inspiration to him. “He has been a practicing veterinarian for almost thirty years, and has instilled in me a love and compassion for animals.” In his free time, Dr. Boone enjoys golf, sports, motorcycling, spending time with his family and “anything that involves the outdoors”.

Dr. Catherine C. Wehle, DVM

Dr. Wehle was born in Fairfax, VA. She received her B.S. in Biology from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA in 2008. After graduation, she attended Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing and graduated with a B.S. in 2010. During college and nursing school, she worked at Dominion Animal Hospital, and realized that her true passion was veterinary medicine. She attended veterinary school at Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine and graduated with a D.V.M in 2015. In her free time, Dr. Wehle enjoys cooking, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.  She has three dogs; an Italian greyhound named Lily, a whippet mix named Gracie, and a whippet named Nora.

Dr. Madden, DVM

Dr. Madden was born in Washington, DC. She received her BS in Animal, Poultry and Nutritional Sciences from Tuskegee University in 2011.  After graduation and during school she worked at Adams Morgan Animal Hospital. She attended Veterinary School at Tuskegee University College of Veterinary Medicine and graduated with a D.V.M. in 2016. In her free time Dr. Madden enjoys traveling, camping, swimming, and spending time with family and friends. She has two dogs; a greyhound named Theo and a shepherd mix named Juno. She also has two cats; Wednesday and Shai.

Ashley - Technician


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