Fountain City Veterinary Hospital

We love our job. We want you to visit us and let us show you how we can make your pet comfortable and care for your baby as much as you do. We truly take pride in providing up to date and thorough health care for your furry family members. Give us a call today to schedule and appointment at 419-636-5081. Our staff is always looking forward to seeing new clients and pets as well as familiar faces.


Fountain City Veterinary Hospital offers a wide variety of veterinary wellness services in our comfortable clinic. Our professional services include: pet dental cleaning, yearly exams, vaccinations, full service in house laboratory, pet health insurance consultations,heartworm treatments, therapeutic laser treatments,surgery, dental procedures including digital dental x-ray, and more. We are happy to help you select the right flea, heartworm, and tick control for your pet. Do you have a pudgy pet? Any team member can offer a nutritional consultation to get your pet on the right path to health and longevity.

For sick and injured pets,  Fountain City Veterinary Hospital veterinarians perform a wide range of soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, such as ACL repairs and Luxated Patella repairs. We also perform many specialty surgeries, for much less than what specialists charge. Additionally, we are able to offer endoscopy procedures which can assist with many stomach, intestinal and middle ear problems.

Does your pet have a stubborn skin problem or allergy that is not getting better? We welcome you to a second opinion appointment and our doctors will consult with you on a variety of options for your pet.

Fountain City Vet has many diagnostic tools such as ultrasound and radiology, (including dental radiology).

Give us a call at 419-636-5081 to schedule a visit and our doctors and staff will be happy to work with you to help your pet.

  • Mon-Fri: 8:00A-12:30P, 1:30P-5:00P
  • Sat: 8:00AM-12:00PM
  • After Hours Emergency?
  • Call: 260-426-1062
  • Dr. Brent Pettigrew, DVM

    Owner/Veterinarian
    Dr. Brent Pettigrew is a 1975 graduate of Michigan State University He started Fountain City Veterinary Hospital in 1976. This became the first practice in the area devoted entirely to pet animal medicine.  Dr. Pettigrew  enjoys traveling, cooking, and fishing. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jun 22, 1975
    Education:
    Michigan State University
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  • Dr. Darcy Adams, DVM

    Veterinarian
    Dr. Darcy Adams is a Fairview High School graduate and received her degree in Veterinary Medicine from Michigan State University in 1986. She has been with us since 2003. Dr. Adams has a two dogs, Chuckles and Siri. She has four cats- DuWayne, Opie, Parker, and Thor. She enjoys cycling,camping, gardening and spending time with her daughters, Malin and Michaela. She is available for appointments Tuesday, Friday, and rotating Saturdays.
    Years in Practice:
    Jun 27, 1986
    Education:
    Michigan State University
    Interests:
    feline internal medicine, ACL repair, Luxated Patella Repair, Dentistry
  • Dr. Austin Kleman, DVM

    Veterinarian
    Dr. Kleman joined our team in spring of 2014. He completed his undergraduate studies at Defiance College in Molecular Biology. He is a 2014 Summa Cum Laude graduate of The Ohio State University. Dr. Kleman has a cat, Latrine and a dog, Chloe. He enjoys tennis, basketball, watching movies and any sports, reading, and spending time with his wife, Beth, and daughter, Jocelyn. He is available for appointments Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and rotating Saturdays.
    Years in Practice:
    May 06, 2014
    Education:
    The Ohio State University- Summa Cum Laude
    Interests:
    Oncology, Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Dentistry
  • Chris Tomlinson

     Office Manager
    Chris has been with our clinic since 1999. She has 8 cats, so I'm not going to list all of the names! She enjoys cycling, vegetable gardening, and spending time with her two grandchildren.
    Years in Practice:
    Jun 27, 1999
    Interests:
    Client financing, compounded medication research
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  • BreAnne Mabis, RVT

    Registered Veterinary Nurse 
    Bre has been with our clinic since October of 2013. She has four dogs- Piper Louise, Addie, Gus, and Benelli, and two cats- Pitter and Caroline. Her favorite hobby is dance.
    Years in Practice:
    Feb 06, 2014
    Education:
    International Business College, Ft. Wayne
    Interests:
    surgery and anesthesia
  • Joni Barnes, RVT

    Senior Veterinary Nurse 
    Joni is a graduate of Columbus State Community College and been with our clinic since April of 2000. She has two dogs, Echo and Hercules. She enjoys cooking and spending time with her family; her husband, daughter and son.
    Years in Practice:
    Jun 27, 2000
    Education:
    Columbus State Community College
    Interests:
    surgery & radiology
  • Carrie Bly, RVT

    Registered Veterinary Nurse 
    Carrie joined our team in March of 2016. She graduated in 2014 from Brown Mackie College. She has two cats, Melvin and Jeffrey and one dog, Walley. She enjoys watching movies and hanging out with her friends and family
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2014
    Education:
    Brown Mackie College
    Interests:
    Surgery, Clinical Pathology
  • Heather Prowant, RVT

     Registered Veterinary Nurse 
    Heather joined our team in July of 2016. She graduated from  Stautzenberger College for Veterinary Technology. She has one dog, Sawyer and 2 cats, Lionel and Hickory. She enjoys being outdoors with her husband and son.
    Years in Practice:
    Aug 02, 2016
    Education:
    Stautzenberger College
    Interests:
    Surgery
  • Kayla Chapman, RVT

    Registered Veterinary Nurse 
    Kayla joined our team in April of 2018. She has a small animal background but recently worked the past few years as a vet tech in the dairy field. She graduated in 2013 from Ohio State and Columbus State Community College. She has 3 dogs: Bug, Sadie, and Gretel. Her hobbies are CrossFit and hanging out with her family.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2013
    Education:
    The Ohio State University, Columbus State
  • Rose Bustos, RVT

    Registered Veterinary Nurse
    Rose has come to our practice in August of 2020 from a hospital in Kentucky. She is a 2018 graduate of the Veterinary Technician Institute at International Business College. She has three dogs, Khloe, Bourbon and Lola. She has two cats named Tilly and Khaled. She also has a snake named Cornflake. Rose enjoys long boarding, reading, and spending time with her family.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2018
    Education:
    International Business College
    Interests:
    Kennel medicine, Phlebotomy
  • Ann Vollmar

    Customer Service Representative 
     Ann has been with our clinic since 1987. She has two cats, Pistachio and Lemmy, and 1 dog, Deanie. She enjoys reading, quilting, gardening, horseback riding and riding her motorcycle.
    Years in Practice:
    Jun 27, 1987
  • Dawn Bany

    Customer Service Representative 
    Dawn has been with our clinic since 2008. She has two dogs, Hope and Grace. She enjoys baking and spending time with her family.
    Years in Practice:
    Jun 27, 2008
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    Christa Burns

    Veterinary Assistant
    Christa has been with us since February of 2021.  She has one big gray cat named Ben, a goofy dog named Cowboy, and a blue tongue skink named Lady.  She enjoys spending time in nature, hiking, and playing with bugs- including her pet tarantulas.  She is the youngest of 5 siblings in her family.
  • Lexi Yackee

    Veterinary Assistant
    Lexi joined our staff in April of 2021.  She is a current student at Stautzenberger College studying to be a Veterinary Technician.
    Lexi has 5 dogs- Baby, Evie, Duke, Bruiser, and Wriggley.  Her hobbies are volunteering at the humane society, crafts, and being outdoors with her husband and family.
    Education:
    Stautzenberger College
  • Brooke Schooley

    Receptionist/Customer Service Representative
    Brooke joined us in June of 2021.  She has a dog, Daisy, and a cat, Belle.  Her hobbies include crafting, kayaking and spending time with family and friends.
  • Trinity

    Chief Troublemaker
    Trinity was adopted by our clinic in 2016. She was found on Trinity Road, hence the name.  She enjoys wrecking Dr. Adams' office decorations and sleeping in Dr. Kleman's chair. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jul 14, 2017
    Interests:
    shedding fur, chewing on things, knocking things on the ground