Your pets are your family. They are video stars, lap-warmers, fallen-food patrollers, and bed-hoggers. They love, comfort, entertain, and support you. So when they need healthcare, you want to turn to someone you trust. Your pets' health is our calling, and we are here to help you every step of your companionship together.
They keep you happy; we keep them healthy!
Dr. William Maynard (Dr. Joe) graduated from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2006. He received his B.S. in Biology from Wright State University. A longtime Springfield native, he graduated from Northwestern High School. He served as a combat medical specialist in the U.S. Army before continuing as an EMT in the civilian world. While taking classes at Wright State, he became more interested in the veterinary side of medicine and has been hooked ever since. He graduated from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2006. He and his wife Nikki founded Mad River Veterinary Hospital in 2013. Dr. Joe particularly enjoys surgery. Outside of work, he spends time with his sons Ryan, Evan, and Luke, and playing frisbee with his pit bull Vanessa.
Dr. Nikki Maynard (Dr. Nikki) originally hailed from the Urbana area and graduated from Graham High School. She received her B.A. in Biology from Wittenberg University. After receiving her doctorate from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2010, she spent 3 years as a mixed animal practitioner before starting a new adventure as a small animal practice owner. An avid horsewoman, she showed her Arabian horse in hunt seat and dressage for years. She lives for travel, hiking, theater and music, and torturing Joe with cooking experimentation. Most of her free time outside of work is devoted to caring for two young sons.
We are fortunate to have an amazing staff of technicians to assist in treating your pets. Left to right: Katie, Crystal, Morgan, Sarah, Shelby, Emma, Angel, Lori
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