Monthly Archives: March 2017

President’s Letter

Colleagues & Friends, Welcome to another year in the ArVMA.  I am thankful to be serving as President for our great association this year.  Raised in southwest Missouri, my family lived simply, on a small farm, which began my interest in the health of all animals.  After moving to Northwest Arkansas, I attended U of A in Fayetteville.  Later I was accepted to LSU-SVM where I finished my degree in 1990 and returned, … Continue reading

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Dr. Allison S. Patchell named 2016 Veterinarian of The Year

Dr. Allison S. Patchell of Little Rock, and formerly of Heber Springs, was awarded the 2016 Arkansas Veterinarian of the Year while attending the Arkansas Veterinary Medical Association winter meeting in Hot Springs Feb. 10th, -12th.   Dr. Patchell began her work in veterinary medicine in West Memphis, AR in 1980, followed by three years in Conway, AR at Conway Animal Clinic. She then relocated to Heber Springs, AR where she owned and operated Patchell Veterinary Clinic … Continue reading

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