Anne E. Duffus, DVM

Dr Anne Duffus has been working in the field of Veterinary Medicine since 1986 when she was the Office Manager and Assistant at the Cat Hospital of Denver Colorado. She graduated from the Ohio State College of Veterinary Medicine in 1993 and has been at Whitehall Animal Hospital ever since. She purchased the practice in 1999 and is passionate about treating dogs and cats with the latest in medical and technical advances. Her practice philosophy is based on a fear free and stress free approach. Dr Duffus has over 30 years experience in soft tissue surgery, preventative health care and internal medicine. Her hobbies and passions outside of work include playing Irish fiddle, vegetable gardening and spending time with her 4 long haired chihuahuas, family and friends.


Terrie has been a valued staff member at the WHITEHALL ANIMAL HOSPITAL since 2008. She is our receptionist and Office Manager.
Terrie loves spending time with her husband, children and grandchildren. She also enjoys camping getaways and birdwatching.

Chrissy, RVT

Meet Chrissy, our amazing Veterinary Technician with over 20 years experience in small animal practice! She’s a Columbus State Community College graduate with a degree in Veterinary Technology and she is passionate about anesthesia, ophthalmology and behavior which makes her and incredible asset to our team..

Chrissy’s love for animals goes beyond her work, as she also enjoys spending time with horses, dogs, cats and her chickens! She’s and active volunteer in her community, working with several local rescue groups toe help with canine rescue and foster care.

At home, Chrissy has a pack of bully breeds, cats and chickens, along with a couple of foster dogs. Her husband and two adorable children also add to the fun! She is truly an animal lover, and we are so lucky to have her on our team.

Andrew, RVT

Andrew is a Veterinary Technician with 14 years of experience in small animal practice. He graduated from Columbus State Community College with a degree in Veterinary Technology.

He has a German Shepard/Husky mix – Luna, Goldendoodle – Trixie, and Calico cat Tonks.

Andrew loves spending time with his wife and 2 kids. In his spare time, Andrew enjoys watching football and movies.


Debbie is a Veterinary Assistant with 25 years experience in small animal practice. She is also a Canine Behavior Specialist with 40 years in Obedience, Agility and Behavior modification training. She is the founder/owner of Jack of Hearts Jack Russell Terrier Rescue and is the proud owner of two rescue miniature poodles and one Border Collie. Debbie’s passion is Canine Agility Competition. She competes with her poodles at the National Level. Her female Mach the Bug has been in the top five in the country in AKC Agility for 4 years in a row. In her spare time, Debbie enjoys spending time with family and friends, gardening and riding her bike with her dogs and her grandchildren.


Meet Kayla, Veterinary Technician Extraordinaire
Kayla brings over a decade of experience in small animal practice to the table. With a degree in Animal Sciences, specializing in Veterinary Technology, from Columbus State Community College, she is an expert in her field. Kayla’s interests lie in nutrition and educating clients, and she enjoys spending time with her two daughters and husband camping or tending to her garden. Kayla is also a proud fur mom to two adorable pets: Amber, a Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever, and Charlie, a Schnoodle.