Dr. McClure grew up in Delphos, Ohio. She graduated from the University of Findlay, with a degree in biology and environmental science. After graduation, she worked for private industry and the state in the environmental field for a few years. After a few years, she decided her true passion was working with animals and helping to enhance the human-animal bond. She obtained her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from The Ohio State University in 2003. She and her husband have been residents of the Bexley community since 2003. When not in the clinic, she spends most of her time with her husband, Mitch and their 3 children, Kaelen, Delaney and Graeme. They have 2 dogs named Frankie and Mae, and a cat named Bex. In her free time, she enjoys running, watching movies, and most of all relaxing!
Her professional interests include dentistry, surgery, internal medicine, and animal behavior.
Blueberry McClure, Assistant to the regional manager
Blueberry is from the swampy regions of northern Michigan. From his humble beginnings, he has slowly transformed in to a valuable asset of the Bexley Animal Hospital team. You will likely see him hanging out on the couch monitoring the lobby or lounging in the back in his office (also known as a cat bed). His hobbies include inappropriately chewing plastic items and eating dog beef liver treats.
Alice Carney, Registered Veterinary Technician
Alice was born and raised in Upper Arlington, OH and graduated from UA high school. After high school, Alice earned her Veterinary Technology degree from Columbus state in 1997; she has been working as a Registered Veterinary Technician since! Her professional interests include dental cleanings, anesthesia, client education/relationships and patient care.
Alice is married with 3 children, Grant, Justin and Cameron. She also has a dog, Jodi, as well as 2 cats, Sheldon and Rigby. In her spare time, she enjoys gardening, cooking and riding her bike.
Maya McClure, Veterinary assistant/Receptionist
Maya is a recent graduate of Dublin Coffman High School. She plans to pursue her dreams of becoming a veterinarian by starting her undergraduate degree at The Ohio State University in the fall of 2022. She loves her two dogs, Addis and Macie. She is known in the office for finding stray animals and bringing them home.
Mercedez Wood, Veterinary assistant
Mercedez is originally from Northeast Ohio. She moved to Columbus after graduating from Ohio Wesleyan University. In her free time she enjoys anything sporty or outdoors. She likes volleyball, softball, snowboarding and hiking! She loves watching movies with her cats, Akira and Lincoln. She enjoys learning and working with the staff at BAH and is currently working to obtain her DVM from The Ohio State University.
Skye Metz, Registered Veterinary Technician
Skye graduated from Bradford University with a degree in animal science and has 5+ years working in animal care. She is Blueberry’s unofficial assistant. Skye has a major love for dogs and has been rescuing Weimaraner’s with her family since she was a little girl. In her free time she enjoys crafting and reading horror/thriller books.
Abra Milenthal, Veterinary assistant – Bio coming soon
Abra is a Bexley native and graduated from Bexley High School. She has loved animals since she was a little girl, always taking in strays. She’s a horse girl, with years of showing horses. She coaches a high school western riding team. Photography is a passion of hers. She taught English to first and second graders in Tanzania and rescued a dog named Simba while there. She loves to sing and is a member of Harmony Project
Mikayala Shaffer, Veterinary assistant – Bio coming soon
Leah Betcher, Receptionist
Leah recently moved to Bexley from California to be with her daughter and her family. She shares her home with two dogs, Dottie and Lois. In her free time, she loves spending time at the pool, volunteering at the humane society, and spending time with her grandkids and visiting her sons. Leah joined our team July 2021.
Haley Tomko, Veterinary assistant– Bio coming soon
Peyton Nichols, Registered Veterinary Technician
Peyton has been a registered Vet Tech since 2006. She joined our team in October 2021. She has a strong interest in animal behavior , devoting all of her continuing education time to learning more. In her spare time she likes to play volleyball and kayak as much as possible. She shares her life with 3 dogs, 2 cats, 2 potbelly pigs, 4 chickens and one goldfish.