Meet the friendly staff at Ladysmith Veterinary Clinic!

  • Dr. Jacob and Breann Smith

    Originally from Hermantown, MN the Smith family has resided in Northwest Wisconsin since 2013.  Dr. Jacob and Breann live in Bruce WI, with their 5 children; Brooklyn, Masyn, Adalyn, Camdyn and Edyn. Our family enjoys athletics, the outdoors and spending time together at our hobby farm. 

  • Yulia Galina
    Certified Veterinary Technician

    Yulia joined our team in 2016. Originally from Russia, she has broad background in Animal Science and Pet Care. She resides in Ladysmith with her husband Dima, and they have 2 children, Sergei and Olga. 

  • Jessica Tichansky
    Certified Veterinary Technician

    Jessica came to our team in 2015. She is a graduate of Stanley-Boyd High School. She earned her Certification as a Veterinary Technician in 2015 from Globe University. She currently resides in Gilman with her son Christopher, and Cocker Spaniel 'Buddy'.

  • Todd Berry, DVM

    Dr. Berry joined our team in June of 2018. He brings to our team over 15 years experience in both Small and Large Animal Care. Thanks to his addition to our team, our clinic will again be caring for horses and food producing animals.  A former member of the US Coast Guard, Dr. Berry and his wife Rachel reside in Ladysmith, WI.

  • Makaylen Skabroud
    Veterinary Assistant

    Makaylen , or ' Mack' as she is better known;  joined LVC in the summer of 2018. Mack is a graduate of North Central Technical College with a degree in Animal Science. She and her husband Carter reside with their bundle of animals in Sheldon, WI.

  • Gena Pelch
    Office Manager-Ladysmith

    Gena joined our team early in 2019. Gena and her husband Doug are long time residents of the Ladysmith area. They have been raising horses and actively involved in equine events in our area for years. Her wealth of knowledge in this area will be a great benefit to our clinic and customers alike.

  • Nicole Stewart
    Client Relations

    Nicole joined our team in 2019. Nicole, her husband Luke and their children live in Glen Flora and are very active in local youth sports and activities in Rusk County. Raised around farm life and being active with her kids in local 4H shows, Nicole has a lot of useful insight into both large and small animals to benefit our clients.

  • Amy Knutson
    Officer Manager-Ridgeland

    Amy joined Ridgeland Veterinary Clinic upon our re-opening in 2018. Amy and her husband Buck own and operate their own farm, Long Acres Angus in Ridgeland Wisconsin. They and their 4 children are very active in local cattle associations and livestock shows.

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8:15 am-5:00 pm


8:15 am-5:00 pm


8:15 am-5:00 pm


8:15 am-5:00 pm


8:15 am-5:00 pm