Dr. Smith grew up on a farm in Cassopolis, Michigan. He graduated from Michigan State’s College of Veterinary Medicine in 2001 and has been working at Milford ever since. He has a special interest in small animal dentistry and small ruminant medicine and surgery. Dr. Smith and his wife Janelle live on a small farm where they raise commercial sheep. They have 5 children: Braden, Abby, Levi, David, and Benjamin. He enjoys fishing, gardening, and most outdoor activities.
Dr. Kolberg grew up in Galien, Michigan on a small hobby farm and showed for 15 years at the Berrien County Youth Fair (BCYF). She received a Bachelor’s of Animal Science from Andrew’s University in 2005 and graduated from Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2010. She currently has a small hobby farm which includes pygmy goats, a llama, chickens, ducks, cats, and dogs. While she's not working, Dr. Kolberg enjoys showing the pygmy goats nationally, being a co-superintendent of the goat barn at the BCYF, reading and spending time with family and friends.
Dr. Yoder completed his DVM degree at Purdue University in May 2013. He began his career as a veterinarian with Milford in May 2013 as well. He works with both large and small animals. He enjoys large animal reproduction and small animal surgery. Dr. Yoder lives in the country between New Paris and Syracuse. He has 2 dogs, 3 barn cats, a small herd of goats, and 1 horse. He is married to Lindsey and they are blessed with a daughter, Rachel Dawn, who was born in April 2018. Their second daughter is due to arrive, Lord-willing, mid-May 2020.
Jess is a 2006 graduate of Purdue's Veterinary Technology Program. Upon graduation with her bachelor's degree, she moved to northern Indiana to work for an equine practice. While Jess still enjoys equine medicine, she feels very blessed to have a chance to work with all species, large and small at Milford since October 2013, Jess enjoys the balance of production and companion animal medicine that the clinic provides to their clients. Along with her husband, Joe, and young sons Jobie and Jay, she calls Larwill home. They have a small collection critter including: horses, dogs, barn kitties and terriers. In her free time, Jess enjoys spending time outside, reading, working on sewing or crafting projects and completing crossword puzzles.
Jali grew up in New Paris and went to Fairfield Jr.-Sr. High School. She graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science in the Veterinary Technology program in 2015 and found her way to MAC in Fall of 2016. She currently resides in Milford with her husband, Matthew, their dog, Luna, and two cats, Ginger and Oliver. Jali has a passion for working with animals both large and small. She truly believes that “it’s a beautiful thing when career and passion come together.
Kim is a 2016 graduate of the International Business College Vet Tech Program. She grew up in Remington Indiana where she was a 10 year 4-H member competing in dog obedience and showmanship. She moved to Fort Wayne after graduating high school where she met her husband, Ryan, while attending IPFW. Kim and Ryan got married in August of 2015 and she made her way to MAC in January of 2017. Kim now lives in Winona Lake with her husband Ryan and their son Chase, along with their black Lab Stella and Mini Aussie Kaci Jo. Kim enjoys working with animals, playing volleyball, and spending as much time outside as possible.
Ryan is one of our veterinary assistants. He lives in Bristol, where he shows cattle with his family, whose cow herd is made up of purebred Gelbvieh and registered Balancer cattle. Ryan also runs a small group of recipient cows. He has two dogs Whitney and Deni both are Treeing Mountain Feists. Ryan enjoys grilling, baking, hunting, fishing, camping, showing cattle, fitting cattle and roasting hogs for any occasion.
Catherine Bogdon comes to Milford Animal Clinic with over twelve years of experience as a veterinary assistant. Her love of animals spills over into her personal life as she enjoys fostering, rescuing and rehabilitating animals in need. In her free time she loves being outdoors, trail riding, and spending time with friends and family. She is the proud owner of a Golden Retriever mix named Daisy, golden retriever puppy Maverick, her three-legged cat Patience, new kitten Goose, Gus the rabbit and Duncan her cockatiel.
Chanda is a lifelong resident of Warsaw and joined the MAC team in September 2014. She brings 28 years of small animal care and knowledge. She is excited to be a part of a team that shares he same passion for helping animals. When a pet comes through our doors for help she feels it is rewarding to know the wagging tail going out the door will feel better thanks to our efforts. Chanda feels it is a joy to come work with such a knowledgeable, fun, and dedicated staff. She loves that we treat our clients like we would want to be treated with respect, understanding, and empathy. Her interests outside of work include photography, golfing, reading, and hanging out with family and friends.
Hannah has been with Milford Animal Clinic since May of 2015. She graduated from Warsaw Community High School in 2009. Animals have always been her passion in life and the only job she has wanted to do. She started her journey through the Co-op program at her high school where she worked for another veterinary hospital for 8 years. She attended IPFW for 2 years and came to us afterward. Her family life includes her husband Trent and two sons; Emerson and Ellis. They have a family show pig operation “Boganwright Show Pigs” out of the Claypool area. Her pets include Nigel the Siberian husky, Lady the mixed breed farm dog, and two barn cats; Daryl and Glen. Hannah enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and crafting.
Susan is the oldest living employee at the Milford Animal Clinic. She lives on a 125 acre farm in Whitley County, where she has Registered Quarter Horses and feeder cattle. Susan shows on the buckskin circuit and at quarter horse shows.
Karen has worked as an assistant and receptionist at Milford Animal Clinic since 2001. She and her husband, Dennis live south of Leesburg on a 14-acre mini-farm, where they raise Nubian and Boer goats. They also have a miniature horse and a donkey, two Great Pyrenees, five cats, and five Shih Tzus. Karen and Dennis have two grown daughters, Cindy and Lisa. They also have two Grandsons and two Great Grandsons. Karen likes to be outdoors enjoying nature and the animals in her spare time.
Milford Animal Clinic
913 North Higbee Street (State Road 15 North)
Milford, Indiana 46542Request Appointment
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Monday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 8:00am - 12:00pm