Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!
Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Purrfurred Veterinary Care in Howell, NJ! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at 732-813-3100 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

Dr. Glicker

Owner & Veterinarian

Dr. Glicker graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine with highest honors in 1990. Before attending Ross University, she graduated with a Bachelors of Science from Rutgers University in 1986. Dr. Glicker grew up in Toms River, New Jersey, attending Toms River H.S. North. She moved to Oklahoma after graduating Ross University, traveling there with her three dogs, three cats, and her horse.

In Tulsa, she ran a satellite clinic for three years and performed some relief work. Dr. Glicker moved back to New Jersey in 1993 and practiced as an associate veterinarian for seven years at Allenwood Veterinary Hospital in Wall Township. In 1998 she co-founded Raintree Veterinary Hospital in Freehold, NJ, where she has practiced until 2018. Now she has opened her new practice, Purrfurred Veterinary Care, located in Howell, NJ.

She enjoys having her own office and dedicates many late nights working on patients or making phone calls to clients. She particularly enjoys performing surgery. Mostly, she is fond of establishing relationships and forming relationships with her clients and their pets. She appreciates the opportunity to provide care to her patients. When Dr. Glicker isn’t working and providing care to her patients and clients, she spends her time taking care of her two children, Kylie and Blaise, and riding horses or attending hockey games.

Dr. Carla T. Baum, DVM

Dr. Carla Tabernilla Baum is a native of New Jersey, having grown up in Middletown, N.J., where she attended Middletown South
High School until her graduation in 2004.

She then attended The College of New Jersey (“T.C.N.J.”), residing in Ewing, N.J., while earning a Bachelor’s Degree specializing in Biology, graduating in 2008.

She was then admitted to the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Minnesota, (ranked No. 10 in the nation by U.S. News and World Report), graduating in 2012 as salutatorian of her class.

She then joined Garden State Veterinary Specialists (“G. S.V.S.”) in Tinton Falls, N.J. on a rotating internship program, followed by a short period of time doing an internship at Blue Pearl Specialty and Emergency Pet Hospital in Tampa, Florida, specializing in Cardiology in order to expand upon her knowledge and experience in Veterinary medicine.

Dr. Baum is a well-rounded Veterinary practitioner, including general practice, and emergency medicine. She is passionate in practicing in Cardiology and Dermatology, amongst many other specialty areas of Veterinary medicine. She is affiliated with the A.V.M.A. and is a USDA Accredited Veterinarian, meaning that she has completed formal training from the National Veterinary Accreditation Program (NVAP) in the state(s) they are licensed to practice medicine.

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her 3 pet cats and dog, in addition to her family and pets. She also enjoys reading good books, as well as expanding her cooking abilities in the kitchen.


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