Veterinarians Available for Relief


John Ashbaugh, DVM  (ROS 96), LIC, USDA accredited, DEA licensed, 15+ yrs relief experience in San Diego and Southern California.  Available weekdays.   


Taryn Kashani, DVM (MO03)

  • Licensed Independent Contractor
  • USDA accredited
  • Dependable & highly effecient
  • Clear & concise medical records
  • Thorough work-ups
  • Personable with excellent client communication
  • San Diego County only please

Hello Everyone!

We are in need of regular relief.  If you are available, let us know!  We are paper light so computer skills are a must, great flexible staff, digital radiographs, laser therapy and more.  Two days in particular are needed.  Feb. 28 and March 7 2020 but for the long term, we need regular help!


Stephen Poleshuk (WSU '81)

20 year practice owner

Excellent med/sx

Accredited, DEA Licensed


Jernigan, Maria ( UF  86)

Licensed Independent Contractor.  Accredited and DEA License

Previous Practice Owner.  Reliable. Very productive.  Strong skills in internal medicine, soft tissue surgery, client communication and rapport with the staff.

Available Monday, Thursday and Friday. 

760- 470-9493

Andrew Klotz, D.V.M. (UCD ’83)(aka “Klotzie”) Relief or PT, LIC. 

  • SA and limited exotics.  
  • Excellent Med/Sx/dentistry/behavior.
  • Prior practice owner.
  • Pref N. County and Central SD county.
  • Accredited, DEA licensed, personable. 
(619) 384-1405

Nansi Laing DVM'97

DEA Licensed, Insured and USDA category II accreditation.

Small animal experience with fear-free practice style.

Medically thorough, highly productive, adaptable, enjoys client and team bonding, compassionate care

San Diego County only

(619) 796-2473

Thorough work ups, experienced in soft tissue surgery and dentistry. Excellent medical record documentation allows you to follow up on cases when you return and strong client communication skills work to send your clients home with treatment plans they can complete. Additionally have completed acupuncture, fear free practice and pain management. Schedule open through the end of 2019. For more information, resume link and schedule availability calendar please visit


Diana Deckert, DVM  (Purdue '97)

Licensed Independent Contractor

  • Availability: most days, weekends; last-minute may be feasible
  • > 20 years experience in canine and feline practice
  • Insured: liability and medical
  • DEA licensed
  • USDA accredited
  • Efficient exams and thorough records
619-318-0946 text ok

Elizabeth Kelly D.V.M  (Ross 1997)

Prior small animal practice owner with 20+ years of experience.

  • Incorporated
  • USDA Accredited
  • DEA License 
  • Insured
  • Available weekdays.  Weekends and Holidays negotiable.
  • Mobile Equine Class IV laser therapy
  • Minor small animal soft tissue surgery 
  • Complete physical exams, medical record keeping and client communication.

Please contact me via email or text.

619 2523707


Jessica Lynch, DVM (UCD 1992)

Experienced licenced independent contractor available for relief on Fridays.  I am comfortable with routine surgery as well as other soft tissue surgery.  I have about 15 years of emergency clinic experience as well as about 10 years (some overlap) of low-cost spay-neuter work.  I am a long time relief veterinarian, flexible and can work in a wide variety of practice environments.


Available on Fridays.


Jane M. Lindsey, DVM
LIC, OSU 1995
Available all days. Good client ed skills. High rate of client acceptance. Huge dog OHEs, C-sec, pyo, most soft tissue surg. USDA accredited & DEA licensed. Thorough, dependable, compassionate. Exp recordkeeping in 6 vet programs. 

Also: Behavior special interest and as K9 Personal Trainer. I train owners to train their dogs for Good Citizen, Therapy Dog, Trick Dog, Rally, & obedience & service dog applications. Referrals accepted.
858 272 9525 Hm

858 248 0095 cell

Craig Dixon DVM -  Client friendly, surgically experienced, previous hospital owner.  Excellent production.  USDA Accredited - Available for relief services M,T,Th,F,S.    Available for all of San Diego county.


858-334-3334 (cell)

Milton Gee DVM, UCDVM '78 --  36 year solo practice owner, excellent in client relations and surgery.  health certificates, DEA licensed, and Avimark proficient.  


Dr. Monica Gabourel (UC Davis c/o 2003)

Interested in doing surgery!  Sx half or full days, can be weekly.  Available for emergency or same day surgeries.  Internship trained w/ sx and 7+ yrs ER surgeries.  Highly motivated and a team player.  



UC Davis Class of 1997.  Former owner of Pacific Beach Veterinary Clinic.  Internship trained.  Excellent surgical and medical skills.  VERY PRODUCTIVE!!!

Independant Contractor.

North County San Diego and South Orange County Preferred.  

ONLY Available Wednesdays and Fridays-Sunday.  Please do not request other days.


Harvazinski, Dee (TEX89)
Licensed Independent Contractor

• Excellent client communication skills and great with staff. 
• Small Animal and Exotics.  
Experienced with CO2 Laser Surgery.  
Efficient and able to handle busy caseload.  
Good production stats. 

   San Diego County only please