Our Practice

We are a full-service animal hospital providing comprehensive pet healthcare services in Mead, WA since 1908. Our veterinarians offer a wide variety of medical, surgical, and dental services. Our hospital has advanced equipment and technologies, including comprehensive in-house testing for accurate diagnosis, digital x-ray, surgical suites, dental suites, and a pharmacy. We are committed to providing quality care at every stage of your pet's life. From routine preventive care to early detection and treatment of a wide range of conditions and diseases, we have the expertise to provide the highest standard of care for your pet. We also serve Post Falls, Spokane and Worley.

  • Dr. Jocelyn Woodd

    Medical Director

    After graduation from veterinary school, Dr. Woodd began practice in 24-hour critical care and emergency care facility in Seattle, WA. At this practice, she interned with multiple specialists including neurologists, internal medicine specialists, surgeons, critical care specialists, and oncologists. She received extensive experience in treating critical patients as well as involved medical and surgical cases.

    Dr. Woodd’s training also includes completing an equine internship at Pilchuck Veterinary Hospital in Snohomish, WA. She now enjoys working on horses as well as involved small animal cases at Mt. Spokane Veterinary Hospital. Dr. Woodd was elected President of the Washington State Veterinary Medical Association in 2014, where she addressed issues affecting the profession in WA state. She currently lives with her husband, three daughters, and multiple pets in Colbert, WA.

  • Dr. Monique Fletcher

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Fletcher is originally from California. She received her Bachelor’s degree in human biology and Minor in psychology at the University of California, Merced in 2016. She went on to pursue her dream of becoming a veterinarian and graduated with her Doctorate from Midwestern University, College of Veterinary Medicine in 2021. During her time in veterinary school, she was an active member of feline and surgery club, and participated in many mobile spay/neuter clinics on the weekends.

    Her interests include small animal general practice and surgery, with a peaked interest in exotics medicine. She has a special place in her heart for hedgehogs and all doodles! She is most excited to build relationships with her clients while providing excellent care to her patients. In her free time, she loves to travel, and spend time with friends/family. While in veterinary school, she traveled to Australia and Belize to volunteer at zoos. She has five animals at home, three dogs and two cats, and is hoping to add a hedgehog to the crew. She was married in the fall of 2021.

  • Dr. Kevin Brown

    Veterinarian

    After graduating from Whitworth University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology in 2016, Dr. Kevin Brown started his veterinary career as an assistant here at Mt. Spokane Veterinary Hospital. A year later he was accepted into the Washington State University Veterinary Program and received his DVM in 2021. During his time in veterinary school, Dr. Brown was able to travel to Haiti and provide veterinary care to the local communities. After four years of living in Pullman, Dr. Brown is excited to return to and serve his local community. Dr. Brown has a special interest in agriculture and equine medicine, but loves seeing all animals, big and small. In his free time, Dr. Brown is an avid outdoorsman: hunting, fishing, hiking, and camping all throughout Washington, Idaho, and Montana. When he‘s not out in the woods, you can find him at home spending time with his wife, Sarah, and his new baby, Jamie.

  • Dr. Kelly Hoover

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Hoover graduated from WSU in 1998 and has worked in Western Washington until April 2022 when she joined us at MSVH. Dr. Hoover enjoys forming long-lasting relationships with clients and bonding with her patients. She has three adult children (two who will be in college this fall and one married- living in Spokane Valley), two cats, and two crazy young dogs. She, along with her husband and family, enjoys outdoor activities, such as camping, hiking and kayaking.

  • Jessica

    Office Manager

    Jessica has been with the clinic since March of 2015 as one of our receptionists. She was born and raised here in Spokane. After going to school in Billings, Montana, she came back with her Bachelor of Science in Equestrian Management and Business Management, and her husband Zach. Together they have multiple cats, dogs, and horses. They enjoy the outdoors and spending time together with their animals.

  • Larissa

    Hospital Manager

    Larissa grew up in Spokane, but spent many of her young adult years living in Yakima, WA. Larissa enjoys building relationships with clients, and is very passionate, not only about the veterinary field, but also our clinic here at MSVH. She has two dogs; an Irish Wolfhound and a German Shepherd. When she’s not working, Larissa is spending time with her husband and three boys. 

  • Jaimee

    Lead Licensed Tech

    Jaimee is a valuable member of our team as a Licensed Veterinary Technician. She studied at the Yakima Valley Veterinary Technology Program and has been licensed since 2004. Together Jaimee and her husband Marshall run their mini-farm which includes horses, chickens, cats, and a dog. They have two kids and enjoy spending their time outdoors

  • Sammy

    Lead Receptionist

    Sammy and her husband Dewey live in Spokane on a little slice of heaven they call the Lucky Bee Farm. She has one grown son, Alex. Sammy retired from a long career in retail management, and now loves being able to spend her days surrounded by animals. She has been one of our valued receptionists since 2015. She loves traveling, reading, and working around the farm. She is also a self proclaimed “Crazy Chicken Lady” and has an ever expanding flock of extremely pampered hens.

  • Hailey

    Licensed Veterinary Technician

    Hailey joined us after completing her schooling at the Yakima Valley College Technician Program. She is planning on obtaining her license this fall. She has always wanted to work with animals growing up, originally as a K9 police officer. However, the draw of veterinary medicine swayed her to our side. Besides spending her free time fishing, hiking, and watching great movies (like Harry Potter), Maggie her dog keeps her busy.

  • Lauren

    Veterinary Assistant

    Lauren is a wife and a mother of two boys. She has a small ranch and enjoys all things outdoors. She is also currently enrolled in the Penn Foster Veterinary Technician Program.

  • Zach

    Veterinary Assistant

    Zach joined our clinic after graduating from Carrington College with a Veterinary Assistant degree. He has a passion for animals that has led him to own 6 dogs. Zach served in our armed forces and has been to 5 out of the 7 continents so far. He enjoys helping wildlife and spending time with his family.

  • Marnie

    Veterinary Assistant

    Marnie came to us from Charlo, MT. She moved to the Spokane area to be closer to her grandkids. After moving here, she decided a career change to pursue her passion in animal care was just what she needed! Besides the grandkids, her two dogs, cat, and horse keep her on her toes. In her free time, Marnie like to be outside hiking, rafting, kayaking, and going for trail rides.

  • Jordyn

    Veterinary Assistant

    Jordyn was born and raised in the Spokane area. After working in the grooming field, she decided to join the veterinary field to continue helping animals in a new way. In her spare time, she enjoys the outdoors, hunting, and remodeling her home. Her dogs and significant other occupy the rest of her time. One day she wants to have cows to add to her farm of dogs, cats, horses, goats, pigs, chickens, ducks, turkeys, and guineas. 

  • Carolyn

    Veterinary Assistant

    Carolyn was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest. Since she was little, Carolyn knew she would help animals in some manner. The opportunity to work in the veterinary field came to her during the COVID pandemic and has kept her on her toes. In her free time, Carolyn likes to go hiking, biking, spending time outside, reading, and writing. Her cats, sheep, cows, and llama keep her busy as well.

  • Kelsey

    Veterinary Assistant & Pharmacy Tech

    Kelsey has been a part of MSVH since August 2021. She was born and raised right here in Spokane. She came to us with lots of veterinary experience; from time spent in a vet tech program, as well as years of practical application in a clinic setting. Kelsey loves knowing that she is making a difference in both our patients’ and their owner’s lives (she also really enjoying getting to see the cows that come in!). Kelsey hopes to continue her education and grow in the veterinary field. She has the cutest Springer Spaniel named, Nashville (Nash Tater); and loves getting outdoors to camp, fish, and dirt bike!

  • Alex

    Veterinary Assistant

    Alex grew up in Redmond, WA before moving to Spokane. He has a black lab named Kaiah and a quarter horse named Jesse. Alex has previously worked at an equine practice, but is excited about all he is learning in a mixed animal practice. He loves working with all of the different types of animals and their owners. One day, Alex hopes to apply to veterinary school and become a veterinarian! Outside of work, Alex enjoys riding his horse, skiing, hiking, working out, music, and spending time with his friends. 

  • Adam

    Veterinary Assistant

    Adam was born in Maryland, but grew up here in Spokane. Adam completed one year of veterinary assistant schooling at NewTech Skills Center; and hopes to one day become a Veterinary Technician. He has three dogs; a german shepherd, a mastiff, and a cockapoo. He would eventually like to have more dogs than is acceptable though! Adam enjoys working with our patients and watching them improve over time. At home he enjoys Dungeons and Dragons, cosplay and making sure his dog doesn’t eat grass.

  • Maddy

    Veterinary Assistant

    Maddy grew up in the small town of Tonasket, WA. She just finished her bachelor’s degree in biochemistry and is working to gain experience in the veterinary field. Her goal is to become a veterinarian and in 5-10 years, hopes to be practicing in a clinic setting. Maddy loves interacting with a variety of animals and assisting with their medical needs. She has 3 pets of her own; a cat named Goat, and two goats named Lawrence and Joesphine. When she isn’t working, she like to hike, camp, bake, and take road trips.

  • Nyree

    Veterinary Assistant

  • Ashley

    Veterinary Assistant

  • Savannah

    Kennel Attendant

  • Laura

    Receptionist

    Laura was born and raised in Portland New York. After marrying her husband, the Air Force moved them across the country. Besides her human adult children, Ridge their dog keeps her on her toes. In her spare time, Laura loves to travel, spend time on the boat, go fishing, and generally be outdoors.

  • Ashly

    Receptionist

    Ashly is a Spokane native, now raising her two girls with her husband on her dream homestead. Ashly loves making a connection with owners and their pets; she loves helping our patients live their best lives. Ashley has an interest in large animal studies, and one day hopes to finish school and join the Dept. of Fish and Wildlife. At home, Ashly has four Springer Spaniels, a flock of chickens and ducks, and two mini pigs. When she isn’t working, she enjoys kayaking, hiking, music, and pretty much any activity that is nature or animal related.

  • Rachel

    Receptionist

    Rachel started with us in the fall of 2022. She loves getting to be around animals all day and enjoys all the new things she is learning. Rachel grew up in Rathdrum, ID and now lives in Colbert with her husband, teenage son, and two dogs (a Goldendoodle names Duke, and a Lab mix named Daisy). She loves to travel, hike, and watch movies with her family. In 5-10 years, Rachel hopes to be traveling in an RV with her husband and dogs!

  • Alyssa

    Receptionist

    Alyssa was born and raised in Spokane and has always had a passion for animals. She went through the veterinary assistant program at Spokane Skill Center, and has always grown up around dogs. She loves helping and saving animals in any way possible. Alyssa has a 2-year-old Great Dane, and a 7-year-old son. She would love to eventually rehabilitate dogs that are seen as aggressive; as well as train and rehome animals who need more time and love. Alyssa spends her time outside of work hiking, fishing, camping, and being outdoors. She also really enjoys cars and any activity with her son.