Meet Olivia! As you can tell she is one of a kind and she is our only “lap” dog.
In the fall of 2011, someone brought this frightened, cute little dog into the clinic. She was so scared and I just couldn’t stand leaving her at the clinic alone and afraid. So I had the grand idea of taking her home to play with my pack for the weekend.
She immediately fit right in. In fact, she brought Jade out of her shell and taught her how to play and that’s all it took to become part of our pack. Olivia loves attention and likes to sit on laps. She is scared of everything. Sometimes I think she is afraid of her own shadow! She has an extreme noise and thunderstorm phobia. But with medication and a Thundershirt we all survive.
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Dr. Anna was born and raised in Guthrie, Oklahoma. As a teenager, Dr. Anna found her beloved pet dead on the side of the road left to die without any help. That was the moment she decided to become a vet and vowed to help other people and their pets. After a few years of practicing in New Hampshire, Dr. Anna became homesick and decided to return to Guthrie to be with her parents and five other siblings. Family and friends are a major part of our lives which is why we treat our clients at Guthrie Pet Hospital as family. Dr. Anna and her husband do not have children but are very proud pet parents and therefore, treat every four legged friend as part of the family.