Dr. Aaron J. Wise
Dr. Aaron Wise graduated from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2007. He also has a master’s degree in Animal Sciences where he studied under Dr. Joe Hogan and Dr. Larry Smith with an emphasis in mastitis research. Dr. Aaron is married to Dr. Amity and they have three kids, Ethan, Emily, and Eva. Dr. Aaron enjoys all aspects of the mixed animal practice that East Holmes Veterinary Clinic provides care for. In his spare time, Dr. Aaron enjoys spending time with his family at 4H events and camping.
Dr. Amity Wise
Dr. Amity Wise received her DVM degree from Ohio State University in2003. She did her undergraduate studies at Lake Erie College majoring in Stud Farm Management and Biology. Although she loves working with animals, Dr. Amity has a special interest in equine medicine as well as small animal medicine and surgery. She is an active member of the American Association of Equine Practitioners and has taken additional courses in Equine Dentistry and Ophthalmology through AAEP. As a member of Ohio Horseman’s Council, she has served as both president and secretary of the Holmes County Chapter and has a love of teaching and speaking about many veterinary issues. In her free time she enjoys riding horses, camping, gardening, public speaking, and spending time with her three children.
Dr. Eric Shaver, C.O.S.
Dr. Eric Shaver received both his Agricultural Engineering and DVM degrees from The Ohio State University in 1985. He and his wife, Cheryl, started the East Holmes Veterinary Clinic in1986 and Dr. Shaver provided predominantly dairy and swine production medicine services at the time. Over the years both the community and Dr. Shaver’s interests have evolved to include equine reproduction and surgery, exotic animal medicine, small ruminant medicine, small animal surgery, and orthopedics. Dr. Shaver is active in the community serving as the Holmes County Fair Vet since 1988. He is also a member of the 4H Llama Committee as well as the Farm Bureau and serves as an Advisor to the Holmes County Extension Service. An active member of his church, he enjoys raising sheep, vegetable gardening, and fishing on occasion.
Dr. Felicia Nonnenmacher
Dr Felicia Nonnenmacher graduated from the Ohio State University college of veterinary medicine in 2017. Originally from a southeast Ohio farm she grew up always involved with horses and cattle. While in school she focused on reproductive management in all species and has developed a large passion for dog breeding and management. She is known at the clinic as the dalmatian lady because you will never catch her without her dalmatian, Abi, at her side. When not working on breeding management she enjoys the challenge of complicated internal medicine cases. Dr. Felicia treats all animals with as much love and care as she does her own pets and is excited to continue to be part of the Holmes County community.
Dr. Kelsey Kimmell
Dr. Kelsey Kimmell received her DVM degree from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2018.She completed her undergraduate studies at West Virginia University. Dr. Kelsey grew up on a family farm in Bedford County, Pennsylvania where she took an active interest in animal production and agriculture. She loves working in a practice with such a wide variety of patients. In her free time she enjoys spending time with family, ATV riding, hiking, camping, and trying new food.
Dr. Laura LoBuglio
Dr. Laura LoBuglio received her DVM degree from the University of Minnesota in 2018. She went to Miami University for her undergraduate degree. Dr. Laura loves working with all the species of veterinary medicine, but has special interests in camelids, goats, and sheep. Dr. Laura’s pet family includes a fat cat named Big Mama and a crazy dog named Rika. In her free time she enjoys playing ultimate frisbee, camping, hiking, sewing, and crafting of any variety.
Dr. Willard Stoltzfus
Dr. Willard Stoltzfus is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania class of 1993. He grew up on a dairy farm in southeast Pennsylvania and his main areas of interest are dairy medicine and surgery, canine reproduction, and kennel management. He lived in Germany for several years before veterinary school and continues to have a keen interest in the German language and literature.