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  • Susan Adkins, RVT

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    Susan Adkins, RVT

    Registered Veterinary Technician
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    • Jenny Accuntius, RVT

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      Jenny Accuntius, RVT

      Medical Department Manager
        Jenny joined the practice in 2005. Jenny co-manages our medical department and has been a Registered Veterinary Technician for over 19 years. She is also our Student Educational Coordinator; she works with local schools to set students up in internships as well as shadowing opportunities. Jenny has an incredible wealth of knowledge, compassion and is always available to teach all of the employees something new as well as offer guidance and support. She lives in Sidney with her husband Matt and two awesome kids, Alison and Logan. Jenny currently spend most of my time working on homework with her kids … Continue reading Jenny Accuntius, RVT
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      • Brittany Babb

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        Brittany Babb

        Client Services Representative
          Brittany joined the TCVH family in November of 2015. She brings with her three years of experience as a Client Service Representative and Kennel Technician at a large boarding facility. Brittany holds a bachelors degree in Animal Sciences from the Ohio State University. She has an 11 year old black lab at home who loves to eat and sleep all day. Brittany loves working with animals, so TCVH is a great fit for her! Her favorite part of her day is getting to see the happy animals come in and getting a special kiss from some of our more loving … Continue reading Brittany Babb
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        • Erica Blanford

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          Erica Blanford

          Registered Veterinary Technician/Client Services Representative
            Erica joined the TCVH family in July for 2015 as a Client Service Representative. She graduated from the Miami Jacobs Veterinary Technology Program in December of 2014 and is a Registered Veterinary Technician. She has three pets at home, A Neapolitan Mastiff, A cat and a Hedgehog named Penelope. In her free time, she loves reading, motorcycling, hiking, camping, animal rescue, volunteering and is a member of the Board of Directors for SCARF (Shelby County Animal Rescue Foundation). Erica enjoys interacting with and getting to know the clients and their pets.
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          • Gina Block

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            Gina Block

            Lodging Team Member
              Regina started working at TCVH in January 2015 as a team leader in our Lodging Department. She brought with her a knowledge and experience with animals of all kinds. Regina graduated from Miami Jacobs with an Associates of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology. She loves spending time with her family and her two dogs, Dory and Kole.
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            • Myranda Brown

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              Myranda Brown

              Lodging Team Leader
                Myranda joined our lodging team in June of 2014. She is now a shift leader in lodging. Myranda has a Vet Assistant Certificate and is planning on completing the Penn Foster program for her Veterinary Technician Degree. Her goal is finishing school and working in our medical department as a technician. She would also love to be able to help with some of our animal behavior and training classes. Myranda has multiple pets with some very unique names, such as Boomer Eugene, a beagle and Miss Vanellope Von Scheweets, an adorable Himalayan. There doesn’t seem to be much of a … Continue reading Myranda Brown
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              • Julie Brown

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                Julie Brown

                Social Media & Digital Marketing Coordinator
                  Julie joined the TCVH family in July of 2013 as a Social Media Intern, which has since transitioned into her role as Social Media and Digital Marketing Coordinator. In September of that same year, she took advantage of an opening in the client service department and became a Client Service Representative as well. Ten years of previous experience at North Main Animal Clinic and Clayton Veterinary Hospital prepared her for the role. Julie holds an Associate’s Degree in Marketing Management and utilizes her skills and passion for the field daily. She does freelance work for clients throughout the country, in … Continue reading Julie Brown
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                • Terrah Bruner

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                  Terrah Bruner

                  Pet Comfort Specialist
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                  • Dr. Kenneth Brunson

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                    Dr. Kenneth Brunson

                    Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
                      Dr. Ken joined the practice in 2015 after practicing mixed (large and small) animal medicine in Indiana. Dr. Ken and his wife, Courtney, are originally from Piqua and are excited to return to the area. He has a special interest in feline medicine and ophthalmology. Outside of work, he enjoys running, hiking, reading, and cooking. Dr. Ken is a 2014 graduate of the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine.
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                    • Stephanie Buchert

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                      Stephanie Buchert

                      Pet Comfort Specialist
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                      • Jess Butts, RVT

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                        Jess Butts, RVT

                        Medical Team Leader/Registered Veterinary Technician
                          Jessica started at TCVH in October of 2011. She began in our lodging department and eventually transferred to our medical department, where she has since gained the title of Certified Veterinary Technician. Jessica has three pets at home: two cats named Benzy and Boo Boo and a wild husky named Kahlua. She is hoping to get another husky in the near future. When not working, Jessica likes to relax by going on long walks with her dog, spending time outdoors, catching up with friends and even a round or two of Bingo with her Mom. The most enjoyable part of … Continue reading Jess Butts, RVT
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                        • Kate Blackburn

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                          Kate Blackburn

                          Lodging Team Member
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                          • Rachel Canan

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                            Rachel Canan

                            Veterinary Assistant, Client Service Representative
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                            • Jillian Culver

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                              Jillian Culver

                              Pet Comfort Specialist
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                              • Laura Daniel

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                                Laura Daniel

                                Pet Comfort Specialist
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                                  Rachel Davis

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                                  Rachel Davis

                                  Groomer
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                                  • April Denlinger, RVT

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                                    April Denlinger, RVT

                                    Registered Vetrinary Technician
                                      April graduated in 2006 with her Veterinary Technician degree from Colby Community College in Kansas.  She joined our team in October 2006. She enjoys assisting is surgery and performing laboratory procedures. Outside of work, April enjoys camping, fishing, and reading, as well as spending time with her husband and dog Dutchess. April also enjoys photography and even runs her own photography business.
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                                    • Dr. Susan Dextradeur

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                                      Dr. Susan Dextradeur

                                      Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
                                        Dr. Susan joined the practice in 1996. She has a special interest in small animal internal medicine and also enjoys soft-tissue surgery. She resides with her husband, Dave, in Piqua. Outside of work, she enjoys working with her horses, canine agility training and spending time with her family.
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                                      • Nichole Dickensheets

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                                        Nichole Dickensheets

                                        Client Services Representative
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                                        • Kinsey Douglas

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                                          Kinsey Douglas

                                          Client Services Representative
                                            Kinsey began working with the TCVH team in January of 2016 as a Client Service Representative. She began by shadowing with our medical team quite a few times while in high school. Those opportunities allowed her to see that our facility would be a great fit for her! Kinsey has 3 cats and 1 dog that she has rescued over the years, and her passion for animals is evident in every encounter she has while at work. Kinsey’s favorite part about working at TCVH is the excitement that she sees on the faces of the owners as they come to … Continue reading Kinsey Douglas
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                                          • Kayla Donoff

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                                            Kayla Donoff

                                            Client Services Representative
                                              Kayla has been a part of the Client Service team since April 2011. She is currently enrolled at Sinclair for Dental Hygiene, has her Radiology License from Clark State, and is CPR certified. One of Kayla’s many attributes is a great sense of humor. When some staff members are having a rough day, Kayla is able to cheer them up and put a smile on their face. Kayla also has excellent attention to detail and follow-through in her work and can be relied upon to do an outstanding job in her department. Kayla enjoys several outdoor activities. She love playing … Continue reading Kayla Donoff
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                                            • Meagan Driscoll

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                                              Meagan Driscoll

                                              Pet Comfort Specialist
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                                              • Tara Fisher, RVT, CPDT-KA

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                                                Tara Fisher, RVT, CPDT-KA

                                                Registered Vetrinary Technician
                                                  Tara has been a technician with our team since November 2006. She graduated with honors from Columbus State in 2007 as a Registered Veterinary Technician. She is knowledgeable and skilled in meeting both the medical and behavioral needs of animals. She specializes in behavior modification and obedience training. Tara has dedicated her life to help saving animals by giving them a voice that is often misunderstood. She says, “Helping people help their pets is more then just a passion, it’s my life.” She loves to learn and values continuing education by attending annual conferences and seminars. She is currently working … Continue reading Tara Fisher, RVT, CPDT-KA
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                                                • Ashley Gruber

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                                                  Ashley Gruber

                                                  Client Services Representative
                                                    Ashley joined our Client Service team in December 2011. Before coming to TCVH, Ashley taught preschool for 7 years. Ashley and her husband, Joel, have two dogs: Rosie and Foster. They also have a son, Sidney. She loves to spend her free time with her family and pets, taking the dogs on walks, and watching movies.
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                                                    Jennifer Hedrick

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                                                    Jennifer Hedrick

                                                    Groomer
                                                      Jen has been working with us at TCVH since May 2013, but has been grooming since 2007. She is a Certified Pet Groomer and has plans to become a Master Groomer. She loves being able to show her creative side with her grooming pets. Jen has a yorkie, a border collie mix, a cat, a snake, and multiple fish. She is an avid fish hobbyist and enjoys setting up and maintaining fresh and saltwater tanks. She also enjoys fishing and bird watching. Jen also enjoys spending time with her husband and son.
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                                                    • Jessica Honnold

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                                                      Jessica Honnold

                                                      Veterinary Assistant
                                                        Jessica has been a part of the medical team since April, 2012. She is currently working on completing the test to receive her Veterinary Technician certification from Miami Jacobs Career College. Jessica especially enjoys challenging cases at work, such as blood transfusions. Outside of work, Jessica loves to dance and spend time at the lake with her husband Scott, their dogs Cole and Nia, cat Melvin, and guinea pig, Peanut Butter. This exceptional young lady is one of the hardest working and most dedicated staff members we have on the medical side. Jessica’s knowledge, work ethic and compassion are unrivaled. In … Continue reading Jessica Honnold
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                                                      • Rachel Justice

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                                                        Rachel Justice

                                                        Pet Comfort Specialist
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                                                        • Jessica Lockhart, RVT

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                                                          Jessica Lockhart, RVT

                                                          Registered Vetrinary Technician
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                                                          • Dr. Jacob Mathias

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                                                            Dr. Jacob Mathias

                                                            Doctor. of Veterinary Medicine
                                                              He enjoys taking on challenging cases and has a focused interest in cardiology and soft-tissue surgery. He resides in Tipp City. Outside of work, he enjoys reading, playing basketball and spending time with his wife.
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                                                            • Dr. Jim Mathias

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                                                              Dr. Jim Mathias

                                                              Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
                                                                Dr. Jim started the Tipp City Veterinary Hospital in 1980 and still loves being a vet. He has a focused interest in orthopedic surgery and working with birds and exotic pets. He and his wife, Jennie, are long-time residents of Tipp City. Outside of the office he enjoys spending time with his family, woodworking, reading and playing basketball.
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                                                              • Dr. Nick Mathias

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                                                                Dr. Nick Mathias

                                                                Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
                                                                Dr Nick lives in Tipp City with his wife, 3 young kids and one active puppy. His family keeps him busy away from work. He also enjoys photography, hammocks, reading, tennis, basketball and cycling. Dr Nick volunteers his time for Paws for Hope vaccine clinic and as a photographer for Ginghamsburg UM church.
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                                                              • Jessica McCray

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                                                                Jessica McCray

                                                                Veterinary Assistant
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                                                                • Mellisa McMeans

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                                                                  Mellisa McMeans

                                                                  Pet Comfort Specialist
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                                                                  • Maria Moon

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                                                                    Maria Moon

                                                                    Pet Comfort Specialist
                                                                      Maria began working with us in March of 2015 in our lodging department. She is currently pursuing a career as a dog trainer for service dogs and wounded veterans. In her free time, Maria loves to read, cook, fish, and hiking with her dog Klinger, a standard poodle. She also enjoys camping, trapshooting, archery, and horseback riding. Maria has two cats, Dalton and Violet. Maria loves being able to enrich the lives of the animals in her care and enjoys having the chance to learn something new at work every day.
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                                                                    • Rachael Morrison, RVT

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                                                                      Rachael Morrison, RVT

                                                                      Medical Team Leader, Registered Veterinary Technician
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                                                                      • Joy Nichols

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                                                                        Joy Nichols

                                                                        Pet Comfort Specialist
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                                                                        • Eddie Pass

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                                                                          Eddie Pass

                                                                          Facilities Coordinator
                                                                            Eddie has been an integral and valuable part of our team since July 2007. He expertly tackles an needed repairs or updates to our facility. Eddie loves spending time with his wife, three daughters, his son, five grandchildren and his dog Marley. Eddie has a faithful relationship with God, enjoys watching NASCAR, and delights in the occasional big bowl of ice cream.
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                                                                          • Tony Phillips

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                                                                            Tony Phillips

                                                                            Pet Comfort Specialist
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                                                                            • Emily Prince

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                                                                              Emily Prince

                                                                              Client Services Representative
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                                                                              • Megan Reiser

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                                                                                Megan Reiser

                                                                                Pet Comfort Specialist
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                                                                                • Karen Richardson, RVT

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                                                                                  Karen Richardson, RVT

                                                                                  Registered Vetrinary Technician
                                                                                    Karen began working at TCVH in July 2012. She has a Bachelors degree in Zoology from Ohio University. She is an AALAS (American Association of Lab Animal Science) certified lab animal technician (LAT). She also holds an Associates degree in Science from Miami Jacobs Career College and is a board certified Veterinary Technician in the state of Ohio. In her spare time, Karen likes to read, write, watch television and take care of her fur babies. Those fur babies include a dog named Louie and two cats named Petey and Frankie. Karen enjoys working at TCVH because she believes we … Continue reading Karen Richardson, RVT
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                                                                                  • Jackie Schaefer

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                                                                                    Jackie Schaefer

                                                                                    Client Services Team Leader
                                                                                      Jackie joined the TCVH family in April 2011 in our Client Service Department. Her leadership abilities quickly became apparent and she soon earned the title of Shift Leader in her department. In addition to the many duties that Jackie performs daily, she also handles the training of new hires in her department, responds to emails for appointment and refill requests, and handles our daily deposits and accounting. When Jackie isn’t at work, she enjoys spending time with her family and three goofy dogs, Charlie, Hank and Benson. She also enjoys traveling, hiking and reading. When asked what her favorite part … Continue reading Jackie Schaefer
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                                                                                    • Brenton Scott, MBA

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                                                                                      Brenton Scott, MBA

                                                                                      Business Management Intern
                                                                                        Brent joined the TCVH team in 2014. A graduate of Miami University, he was recently awarded a Master’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Indiana Wesleyan University. He and his wife have a 3½ year old English Bulldog Sophie. His interests include programming, analytics, cooking, sports and movies.
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                                                                                      • Alyssia Serey

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                                                                                        Alyssia Serey

                                                                                        Purchasing, Inventory & Accounts Payable Coordinator
                                                                                          Alyssia joined TCVH in 2003 as a Veterinary Assistant.  In 2009 she started in Inventory/Purchasing. In 2012 she also started in Accounts Payable. Alyssia is married and has two wonderful children, Warren and Vivianne. She lives in Ludlow Falls, has 2 cats, and 3 guinea fowl.  She loves: reading, archery, canoe/kayaking and cooking. Alyssia is a 2003 Graduate of Sinclair Community College with Associates in Architectural Technology.
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                                                                                        • Michael Seyfrit

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                                                                                          Michael Seyfrit

                                                                                          Client Service Manager
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                                                                                        • Haley Sims

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                                                                                          Haley Sims

                                                                                          Pet Comfort Specialist
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                                                                                          • Jamie Sissom

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                                                                                            Jamie Sissom

                                                                                            Medical Team Leader & Veterinary Technician Intern
                                                                                              Jamie has been a Veterinary Assistant with us here at TCVH since July of 2009. She is now a team leader in our Medical Department. Jamie oversees the maintenance and updates of our in-house laboratory equipment. Outside of work, Jamie loves baking a variety of custom order desserts. She also enjoys spending time with her fiance, Brad. They especially enjoy the outdoor life. Hiking, fishing, and 4-wheeling are some of her favorite activities.
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                                                                                            • Amber Small

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                                                                                              Amber Small

                                                                                              Veterinary Assistant
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                                                                                              • Jennifer Snider

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                                                                                                Jennifer Snider

                                                                                                Veterinary Technician Intern
                                                                                                  Jennifer joined our medical department in April 2013. She has her Vet Aide Certification from Miami Valley Career Technology Center. Jennifer owns a horse, two dogs, five cats, sheep and goats. In her spare time, Jennifer enjoys making jewelry, photography, riding her horse and fishing with her dad.
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                                                                                                • Whitney Sowder

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                                                                                                  Whitney Sowder

                                                                                                  Client Services Team Leader
                                                                                                    Whitney joined the TCVH team in September, 2013. She has previous experience in the Veterinary field at Evergreen Veterinary Hospital in Centerville. She has also worked at Petsuites in Miamisburg. Whitney holds an associates degree in Business from Miami University. With four dogs and one crazy cat at home, she has quite the pack on her hands! To blow off steam, Whitney enjoys hiking with her dogs and spending time with friends and family. Whitney’s favorite part of her job is being able to communicate with the clients on a personal level, snuggle with the dogs and cats, and interact … Continue reading Whitney Sowder
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                                                                                                  • Ben Spinks, MBA, CVPM, SPHR

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                                                                                                    Ben Spinks, MBA, CVPM, SPHR

                                                                                                    Hospital Administrator
                                                                                                    Ben Spinks temporarily (or so he thought) entered the veterinary industry in his current capacity in 2004. He planned on helping a veterinary practice “run some numbers” over the summer to delay his inevitable entry into the corporate world. That one summer stretched longer than he anticipated, and he’s been the Hospital Administrator of Tipp City Veterinary Hospital ever since. Outside of his role at TCVH, Ben helps other businesses run more efficiently (Branchworth), helps companies in the veterinary industry communicate effectively using video (Veteos), and is part of the consulting teams at VetSuccess and at VetSupport. Ben is a … Continue reading Ben Spinks, MBA, CVPM, SPHR
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                                                                                                  • Shannon Sullenberger

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                                                                                                    Shannon Sullenberger

                                                                                                    Lodging Department Manager, Grooming Department Manager
                                                                                                      Shannon joined the practice in 2012. Shannon has 8 years experience in the pet care industry. Prior to joining our team she was general manager of Pet Suites of Dayton. She originally started at their Cincinnati location, but transferred to Dayton in 2008 to launch their facility near the Dayton Mall. Her responsibilities in Dayton included managing a staff of 45, customer relations, marketing, strategic planning and overseeing the day-to-day operations of the facility. Her job keeps her busy but she still finds time to stop and say hello and have a chat with the clients and pets waiting in … Continue reading Shannon Sullenberger
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                                                                                                    • Stacy Thompson

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                                                                                                      Stacy Thompson

                                                                                                      Client Services Representative
                                                                                                        Stacy has been a part of the Client Service team since August 2008. When she isn’t working, Stacy enjoys spending time with her family, husband, two sons and daughter. She also enjoys boating.
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                                                                                                      • Haley Tucker

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                                                                                                        Haley Tucker

                                                                                                        Pet Comfort Specialist
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                                                                                                        • Jessica Tuco

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                                                                                                          Jessica Tuco

                                                                                                          Pet Comfort Specialist
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                                                                                                          • Amy Wolf, RVT

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                                                                                                            Amy Wolf, RVT

                                                                                                            Registered Vetrinary Technician
                                                                                                              Amy joined the TCVH team in November 2004. For her first five years, she worked at the front desk in the Client Services Department. Amy graduated “Summa Cum Laude” from Penn Foster College with an Associate of Science degree as a Veterinary Technician. She then became a registered veterinary technician in August of 2015. Amy is married with three wonderful daughters and a golden retriever named Josie. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, being outdoors, kayaking and canoeing. “I love my job at TCVH. I get to work with great people doing what I love, … Continue reading Amy Wolf, RVT
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                                                                                                            • Tanya Young

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                                                                                                              Tanya Young

                                                                                                              Medical Department Manager/Veterinary Technician Intern
                                                                                                                Tanya joined and basically founded the current TCVH family in 1998 when she began working with Dr. Jim. She is a Manager in our medical department and is studying to become a veterinary technician. She leads our team meetings and takes charge of the weekly medical inventory counts. At work, Tanya especially enjoys performing cardiac ultrasounds and setting catheters. Outside of work, she enjoys hunting, fishing, monster trucks, camping, football and movies. She loves spending time with her daughter and fiance, as well as her dog Lassie and cats Butterscotch, Jak and Yoda.
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                                                                                                              • Rachel Zerkle, RVT

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                                                                                                                Rachel Zerkle, RVT

                                                                                                                Registered Vetrinary Technician
                                                                                                                  Rachel joined our medical team in September 2003. At work, she especially enjoys veterinary dentistry and surgery. She is in charge of teaching pet CPR to the staff and monitoring our controlled substances. Rachel is responsible for our Pet of the Month drawing and designs the custom poster for the winning pet. Away from work, Rachel is a busy mom with three energetic kids. She enjoys reading, weight lifting and spending time with her family.
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