Our Team


Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Ada Animal Hospital in Boise! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at 208-362-5329 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!


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    Wayne Loertscher, DVM


    Wayne Loertscher was born in Idaho Falls, Idaho. He grew up on a ranch where his favorite…
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    Zoe Baxter, DVM


    Dr. Zoe Baxter was born and raised in the Boise area. She attended Lewis & Clark…
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    Stephanie Permenter, DVM

    Relief Doctor/Acupuncture

    Dr Permenter is a Boise native who grew up working with horses. After achieving her…

    Practice Manager

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    Candy Sherwin

    Practice Manager

    Candy graduated from University of Wyoming in 1991 with a degree in Secondary English…

    Certified Veterinary Techinicians

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    Jennifer Reed, CVT

    Certified Veterinary Techinician

    Jennifer or “Jen” as she likes to be called has been with us since September, 2014.…
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    Toni Fisher, CVT

    Certified Veterinary Technician

    Toni joined Ada Animal Hospital as of June, 2015 as an extern from Brown Mackie College.…
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    Lisa Baker, CVT

    Certified Veterinary Technician

    Although Lisa was born in California, she is an Idaho girl as she moved to Garden Valley…

    Veterinary Assistants

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    Alyson Green

    Veterinary Assistant

    Alyson joined our team in May, 2014. She began as a receptionist has since trained to…
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    Savannah Amberson

    Veterinary Assistant

    Savannah joined our team in January, 2016. She comes to us after attending Boise State and…
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    Carissa Tullis

    Veterinary Assistant

    Carissa comes from right here in Boise, graduating from Timberline High School. She joined…


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    Jessica Shelton


    Jessica was born in Simi Valley, CA but moved to Northern Idaho in 2004. She moved to…


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    Jeannine Sampo

    Lead Boarding Caregiver

    Jeannine is a Boise native, who joined our boarding facility team in May, 2015. Due to her…