Suburban Animal Clinic

Suburban Animal Clinic is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Columbus, Ohio. The professional and courteous staff at Suburban Animal Clinic seeks to provide the best possible medical, surgical and dental care for your highly-valued pets.

At our Animal Hospital, we are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Suburban Animal Clinic strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Columbus, Ohio and surrounding areas including surgery, dentistry, and laboratory services. Also emphasized is compassionate care and convenient hours especially for your dogs and cats.

Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find out more information about how Suburban Animal Clinic can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.
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  • 640 N. Wilson Road
  • Columbus,Ohio 43204
  • (614) 276-5479 ph
  • (614) 276-9989 fax
  • info@suburbananimalclinic.com
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  • M, T, W,Th, F: 7:00 AM-6:00 PM
  • Sat: 7:00 AM-1:00 PM
  • After Hours Emergency:
  • MedVet Hilliard 614-870-0480
  • MedVet Cols 614-846-5800
  • Ashley Maul, D.V.M. M.B.A


    Dr. Ashley Maul is the Suburban Animal Clinic owner.   

     She received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and Masters of Business Administration degrees from the University of Illinois.  She is also certified in Veterinary Medical Acupuncture and holds certification in Animal Chiropractic.

    She and her husband of thirteen years, Errol, have two horses, Cedric and Melanie, and two terriers, Simon and Sophia. Her personal cat Midnight has decided to become a full time clinic cat and currently resides at the clinic, he enjoys keeping everyone amused with his antics.  In her free time Dr. Maul is an avid horse rider and competes in the equestrian sport of Eventing. 

    Her veterinary interests include dentistry, general preventative medicine and sports medicine. 

    Education:
    University Of Illinois
    Interests:
    Preventative Medicine, Dentistry, Chiropractic, and Acupuncture
  • Missy Shardy, D.V.M.


    Dr. Missy Shardy started with the Suburban Animal Clinic veterinary team in June of 2004. Dr. Shardy was born and raised in Columbus and graduated from the University of Findlay in December of 1998 and from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in June 2004. Dr. Shardy served an internship at Suburban in April 2004.

    Dr. Shardy's veterinary interests are in dentistry and surgery. Her pet family includes 2 dogs and 1 cat. She has a son named Paul, born October 22, 2006, a daughter named Macy, born October 6, 2008 and a daughter Josie, born June 15, 2011. In her spare time, she enjoys running around keeping up with the kids and sporting events.
    Education:
    Ohio State University
    Interests:
    Dentistry, Surgery
  • Marie Jarden, D.V.M.


     

    Dr. Marie Jarden grew up around Cleveland and graduated from the University of Toledo with a degree in Chemical Engineering. She decided to make the career switch to veterinary medicine after owning her first cat, Scratch, while in undergrad. She received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from OSU. While in vet school she worked at Suburban Animal Clinic during the summers and on the weekends and is excited to continue her career here.

     

    Dr. Jarden and her husband, Cole, enjoy being outdoors, hiking, and biking. They are very blessed to have two wonderful children.

     

    Her veterinary interests include pain management, preventative medicine, and surgery.

    Education:
    Ohio State University
    Interests:
    Pain Management, Preventative Medicine and Surgery
  • Anne Pelleriti, R.V.T.


    Anne started working at Suburban Animal Clinic in March of 1995.  She is a graduate of the Columbus State Community College Veterinary Technician program.  Anne is an accomplished artist and has had one of her paintings of a red tail hawk used on the cover of The Journal of Veterinary Medicine.  A print of it is displayed in our clinic.

    She also enjoys doing pet portraits in color pencil. She has a very patient husband and her pet family includes 2 lovable Great Danes named Fiona and Stella. Also included is her husbands cat named "Kat". To her, the best thing about her job is helping people and pets. Her goal at Suburban is to educate clients about what is best for their pets, treating the patients and clients with kindness and understanding. Anne is also our only tech certified to perform canine massage therapy.

    In January 2011, Anne published a book called "Life with Lilly". The book is a tribute to her deceased deaf Great Dane, "Lilly".
    Education:
    Columbus State Community College
    Interests:
    Veterinary Technician, Certified in Massage for Dogs
  • Dawn Archey, R.V.T.


    Dawn started at Suburban Animal Clinic in March 2007. She received a B.S. in Agriculture from The Ohio State University in March 2004. At Columbus State Community College she received her degree as a veterinary technician in March 2007. Her pet family includes 2 cats, Reina & Lily, 5 ferrets, Eddie, Mimzie, Dieks, Kenzie, Ziva and 1 guinea pig, Teke. Dawn has experience caring for pocket pets, including rabbits & ferrets. Goals for her job at Suburban include: doing the best job she can to care for pets and educate clients on pet health care and staying up-to-date with advances in veterinary medicine so she can pass the information along to clients and their pets.

    Suburban is enjoyable to Dawn because all the staff is there for the pets and clients and there are always opportunities to learn new information that will benefit pets and their families. Hobbies that Dawn enjoys are spending time with her critters, friends, family, cross-stitching, leisure walks in the woods, wildlife photography, scrapping and reading.

    Dawn and Dawna enjoy together leading two active Girl Scout troops in the Westerville area.
    Education:
    The Ohio State University, Columbus State Community College
    Interests:
    Veterinary Technician
  • Dawna Shroads, R.V.T.


    Dawna started with Suburban March 2011. Dawna graduated from Cuyahoga Community College in 2003 as a Veterinary Technician. Her husband, two daughters and extensive pet family live in Westerville. She has had 8 years of experience at other veterinary hospitals before coming to Suburban.

    Dawna is eager to provide her skills in dentistry and client education to you and your pets. Hobbies include playing the flute for the Westerville Concert Band, photograph and video editing and Girl Scouts.
    Education:
    Cuyahoga Community College
    Interests:
    Veterinary Technician
  • Christine Alspach, R.V.T



    Christine was born and raised in Columbus.  She graduated from Columbus State Community College veterinary technician program in 2010.  She has a purebred golden retriever named Riley Jake and has gone through extensive training him.  Riley has passed the AKC's S.T.A.R. puppy and canine good citizen tests and the Therapy Dog International test. Riley is certified to go to college campuses, nursing homes, hospitals and anywhere else a therapy dog is needed to help people.  Christine has also been a martial artist for 13 years and has been ballroom dancing for the past 11 years.  She still enjoys these hobbies today and occasionally competes for fun in both
    Education:
    Columbus State Community College
    Interests:
    Veterinary Technician
  • Laykin Brentlinger, R.V.T.


    Laykin graduated from The Vet Tech Institute at Bradford School in 2015. She's had a great passion for animals and their well-being since a very young age. After volunteering at Ohio Puppy Rescue and pet sitting for many years,she knew she wanted to do more with a career involving animals, thus beginning her journey as a vet tech. Laykin has a cat named Kingsley and just welcomed a puppy named Chief into the family. When she's not hanging out at home with her pets you can find her at the gym.

    Education:
    Bradford School
    Interests:
    Veterinary Technician
  • Kelsy Morrison


    Kelsy was born in Westerville, OH and now resides in scenic Pataskala, OH.  She has 2 bobtail cats named Wrendolyn Davis and Pocket-sized Rudy.  She also has 2 budgies, Podric Payne and Pearl.  She likes to ride her horse Dixie when she has time off - Dressage is their discipline of choice.  Kelsy enjoys relief printmaking and traveling.  She graduated from Otterbein University in 2015 with a Bachelors of Psychology.  Being new to the veterinary world, she is interested in learning how to care for companion animals and gain useful skills in the workplace!
    Education:
    Otterbein College
  • Emily Spadaro



    Emily is originally from Perkasie, Pennsylvania and she moved to Columbus in August 2015 to attend The Ohio State University's College of Veterinary Medicine. She has B. S. in Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences from The Pennsylvania State University. Although she's not exactly sure what part of Veterinary Medicine she wants to pursue, Emily's areas of interest are in Shelter Medicine, Animal Behavior, and Oncology. She adopted her dog, Toby, when he was just 12 weeks old in March 2016.

    Emily's family includes her mother, a twin, brother and a younger brother. When Emily isn't studying she enjoys hiking with Toby and her friends, trying out new places to eat, and reading.
    Education:
    Veterinary Student at The OSU College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Lauren Porter


    Lauren grew up outside of Dayton, OH with a dog and horse that inspired her love for veterinary medicine at a very young age.  After graduating from Miami University in 2014, she moved to Columbus to attend veterinary school at OSU.  In April of 2015, she joined the Suburban Animal Clinic team to gain clinical experiences outside of the classroom. She has greatly enjoyed building relationships with the staff, clients, and patients.

    When Lauren is not working or studying for vet school, she enjoys training for marathons, rock climbing, practicing the piano, and training her two cats, Gatsby and Persephone, to do obstacle courses and novel tricks like “high five.”  Although she is not sure which area of veterinary medicine she would like to pursue, Lauren has interests in Neurology, Surgery, Public Health, and Disease Ecology.

    Education:
    B.S. in Zoology from Miami University; Minors in Neuroscience and Spanish DVM Candidate Class of 2019 at The Ohio State College of Veterinary Medicine
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    Kirk Forte


    Kirk is studying at The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine and hopes to find his career in small animal general practice.  He and his wife, Monica, live in Columbus with their 3 dogs, Guinness, Milo, and Hazel and are expecting their first child in May 2017.  When he’s not studying he enjoys running and walking with the dogs, reading, and landscaping at their house.


    Education:
    Veterinary Student at The OSU College of Veterinary Medicine
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    Anna Thyen


    Anna grew up on a horse farm in southern Indiana, where her desire to become a veterinarian originated. She completed her B. S. degree at Purdue University in Animal Sciences, and then moved to Columbus to attend The Ohio State University’s College of Veterinary medicine.

    Anna’s family includes her parents, an older sister, and a younger brother. She is very active when she’s not at work or in class. She loves taking her dog, Mackey, for runs and hikes. Mackey is a two-year-old King Charles Cavalier Spaniel. Anna has had him since he was 8 weeks old. Her interests include surgery and sports medicine and she hopes to one day own her own mixed animal practice.

    Education:
    Veterinary Student at OSU College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Errol Maul


    Errol works at Suburban Animal Clinic along with his wife Dr. Ashley Maul. His degree is from the University of Illinois in Agribusiness and he works part-time assisting with bookkeeping and accounting matters.



    Education:
    University of Illinois
    Interests:
    Clinic Bookkeeping and Accounting