Veterinarians Available for Relief


Craig Dixon DVM (Col 70) - , Client friendly, surgically experienced, previous hospital owner.  Excellent production.  USDA Accredited - Available for relief services.    Available for all of San Diego county.

858-334-3334 (cell) or 858-454-5594

Jane M. Lindsey, DVM
LIC, OSU 1995
Available all days of the week
Good client education skills
High rate of client acceptance of plans
Huge dog OHEs, C-sections, pyo, most soft tissue surgery
USDA accredited and DEA Lic
Thorough, dependable, compassionate
Experienced in medical recordkeeping in 6 veterinary software programs

858 272 9525, 858 248 0095

Nansi Laing DVM'97

Licensed, insured and USDA category II accreditation.

Small animal  experience with fear-free practice style.

San Diego County only

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

(619) 796-2473

Ellen M Catt DVM   MSU 84   

Licensed Independent Contractor- SA

M-Th, Over 30 years in East County.   Good client communication and education skills, clear medical records, thorough, dependable, and compassionate. Accredidated, DEA, Insured.  




619 440-4423

Andrew Zuckerman, DVM (WI-1996) Over 20 years experience in many different clinical settings. Strong skills in dermatology, internal medicine, and soft tissue surgery. USDA accredited for health certificates. DEA licensed. Bilingual: English and Spanish. Large dog spays, no problem. Competitive rates. Great patient care. Top production and ACT.


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 are able to complete. Additionally have completed acupuncture, fear free practice and pain management training and have a Cutting Edge Class IV cold laser. Most Fridays and Saturdays in Sept and Oct available. For more information, resume link and schedule availability calendar please visit



Vet2You is a mobile veterinary service that brings affordable and comfortable care to your clients pets in the comfort of their home.

Some of your clients may benefit from a stress free, comfortable appointment in their home!  If your client does not do well in the hospital due to fear, aggression, or your clients can not get out of their home, please feel free to refer these  patients to me.  For more information feel free to call me or view my website

Thank you,

Dr Susan Grove



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

John Ashbaugh, DVM  (ROS 96), LIC, USDA accredited, DEA licensed, 12+ yrs relief experience in San Diego and Southern California.  Available weekdays.   


Stephen Poleshuk (WSU '81)

20 year practice owner

Excellent med/sx

Accredited, DEA Licensed


Craig Dixon DVM  (CSU 70)

Licensed independent contractor, USDA accredited, & DEA licensed

Excellent Medicine & Surgery (including Incisional Gastropexies)

Great client communicator - Previous hospital owner 

Client dog genetic disease education author -

"Breed Health For Dogs" app available on Apple app platform.






Elizabeth Kelly D.V.M  (Ross 1997)

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

  • Incorporated
  • USDA Accredited
  • DEA License 
  • Insured
  • Available Thursday through Sunday
  • 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

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

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



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 (gastopexy, splenectomy, C-sections, pyometra, enterotomy/anastomosis, cystotomies, etc.  -- no orthopedics please).  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.


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

Over 13 years experience, half of which has been as a relief veterinarian in San Luis Obispo and San Diego.  I have a large amount of experience in emergency medicine as well as day practice and management.  Outstanding client communication skills and medical notes. Currently looking for relief or part time (Tue through Thur and consistent if possible).  Not available weekends or evenings.

Thank you in advance.

Please email me as I am having trouble receiving phone calls.  Email is

Matt Aaronian