Dr. Spear

Dr. Spear was born and raised on a Missouri beef farm where she found her love of caring for animals. She then attended the University of Missouri where she received her bachelors in animal science and graduated from the Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine in 2023.   Dr. Spear is a member of the American Veterinary…

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Dr. Eileen Mertz, B.S., D.V.M

About Dr. Mertz ​A native of LeRoy, Kansas, Eileen received her degrees from Kansas State University. After two years in a mixed animal practice in Iowa, Dr. Mertz came to Gardner Animal Hospital as the manager/owner in 1986. Dr. Mertz is a member of the national, state and local veterinary associations, Phi Zeta Veterinary Medicine…

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