VCA Findlay Animal Care Center

Jeffrey Rhoad, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Ohio State University


Dr. Rhoad has been with the Findlay Animal Care Center since its inception in 1986, prior to which, he was a mixed animal veterinarian with the Findlay Animal Hospital since 1977.  He earned his Bachelor of Science at the Ohio State University in 1973 and then continued on at the College of Veterinary Medicine to earn his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 1976.  Dr. Rhoad is a member of the AVMA, OVMA, the OSU Alumni Association, and the OSU Veterinary Medicine Alumni Society.

Dr. Rhoad married his wife, Barb in 1972 and together they have three sons:  Brant, Ty, and Kyle and two granddaughters, Lucy and Delilah.  They have an Australian Cattle Dog named Kiera.

In their free time, Dr. Rhoad and Barb enjoy spending time with Lucy and Delilah, watching Ohio State athletics, and working on their farm.


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency during normal business hours, please call us immediately. If you have an emergency outside of our normal business hours, please contact a local emergency animal hospital.