Woodburn Veterinary Clinic
REX A MILLER, DVM, OWNER
Dr. Miller attended Winchester Community High School prior to attending Purdue University and getting his veterinary degree from Purdue College of Veterinary Medicine in 2000. He loves the variety of tasks that he performs each and everyday - from surgery to patient visits, to the social interaction with pets and their owners. Educating owners and improving animals quality of life is very important to him. In addition to a collie-mix named "Webster", Dr. Miller has a short-tailed cat named "Jack" that lost most of his tail in a mishap with a combine and Dr. Miller finished the job! His hobbies include camping, traveling, kayaking, and exploring this great country of ours - sometimes antique shopping along the way with his wife. Something unique about Dr. Miller is that he and his father were National Point Champions in antique tractor pulling in the 4000lb weight class of 1999.
JOHN R COLTER, DVM
Dr. Colter grew up in Harlan and attended Woodlan Jr/Sr High School prior to getting his undergraduate and veterinary degrees from Texas A&M University in 2014. He has special interests in dermatology, and particularly enjoys meeting and bonding with his clients and their beloved pets. He and his wife, Shannen, recently adopted a son, Jaxon, and are in the process of adopting again. Dr. Colter's favorite dog breed is the Boston Terrier, of which he currently owns one named Haymitch (aka Hammy, Ham-sandwich, Hammy-Hams...). His hobbies include hiking, bee-keeping, BBQ, cycling, and beer making. He loves to travel and was deeply impacted on a mission trip to an orphanage/school in Kenya, Africa.
ANGELA MILLER, BUSINESS MANAGER/OWNER
Angela has been our business manager/owner since 2012. She has a mixed breed dog named "Webster" who loves swimming in their frog pond, a black-and-white cat named ""Smudgie" who loves eating popcorn, a long-hair grey cat named "Murphy" that will literally say "HELLO" when looking for her, and "Jack" who is a orange tabby bob-tailed cat who obtained his bob-tail from a little mishap he had while exploring with a combine in the nearby corn field. When asked about what she loves about her job, she replied that she has a wonderful staff whom she laughs and has fun with everyday! She also enjoys working with her husband (Dr. Miller). She is absolutely obsessed with CATS, and cherishes each opportunity she gets to love on them. Her hobbies include reading, mystery movies, and camping trips. In fact, she hopes to visit all 50 states before her daughter, Morgan, graduates high school. They are currently over half-way to completing this goal!
Graduated from Wayne Trace High School in 2008 and received on the job training to become a receptionist. She is a proud mom of two ornery boys, Finn and Kade. On the rare occasion she has free time, she enjoys doing embroidery and sewing, visiting family and friends, sipping coffee, or shopping. She owns one dog, a dachshund, Remy. She mentioned that she loves helping people, seeing puppies and kittens, and that there is always something interesting going on at the clinic.
HEATHER ANN DIXON
Joined Woodburn Veterinary Clinic in 2022 as a receptionist. She graduated Harlan Christian School in 2022. She plans to eventually attend an online college to pursue a degree in veterinary technology, but is also taking this time to see where life may lead her. Working at Woodburn Veterinary Clinic, she enjoys how everyday is a new adventure.
Heather has an extremely stubborn Jack Russel at home named Jetta that is “not one to mess with”. 😊
When not at work, she enjoys going on ice cream runs to Zesto, practicing yoga, and watching mystery movies. Her superpower includes bending her arms in at the elbows 120 degrees!
Graduated from IBC - Vet Tech Institute with an Associates Degree of Applied Science Veterinary Technology in 2007, and has been working at the Woodburn Veterinary Clinic ever since. At the clinic, she loves her work family, helping patients to improve their quality of life, and getting to do something different each day. She is particularly known for her happy personality! She has a beloved, Mini Goldendoodle named Penny. She also owns one very sweet cat, "Janie". Amy loves to do crafts and bake, making wonderful cakes for family and friends, whom she loves to spend time with hanging out together. She may be found at Cedar Point several times a year, possibly on a cruise, or seeing the country as she loves to travel any chance she gets.
DANIELLE ROEMKE, RVT
Graduated from Brown Mackie college in 2013 with an Associates Degree in Applied Sciences (for Veterinary Technology). She has three pets: Rowan (husky/malamute X) that never barks but will talk to you when he's playing, Mocha (domestic short hair) who loves belly rubs, and Wyatt (Brittany Spaniel) who will dance a little when you pet his butt. She loves that every day is different at the clinic, yet the same all in one, but the best thing about her job is the people she works with have become her family. When possible, she really enjoys reading, being outside in the summer, and skiing in the winter. In fact, unlike most people, she absolutely loves snow and looks forward to winter every year.
Graduated from Brown Mackie college in 2014 with an Associate Degree in Applied Sciences (for Veterinary Technology). She has two dogs: Tess who is beautiful and Tris who is fast; and two cats: Phoebe who is a queen and Momo who is quiet and likes to give hugs. Outside of work, she likes spending quality time with her family. At work, she really enjoys working with her "work family" and taking great care of her patients.
Graduated early in 2017 from Woodlan High School with the class of 2018. He has one pet named Mikey, who apparently used to be the rival against the neighborhood kitty clan...Jacob's hobbies include playing an unhealthy amount of video games, and when ever he is is not playing those, he can be found with friends playing pinball.
Lindsey attended the University of Finlay and graduated in 2018 with a bachelor’s degree in Animal Science (with a pre-vet emphasis) and minor in Chemistry. She also graduated with a Master's Degree in Animal Science from North Carolina State University in May of 2022. Working at the Woodburn Veterinary Clinic, she loves the challenges of different cases and the various personalities of animals that come in – noting that there is always something to learn in this field. She loves the clinic family and being able to work as a team. She shares her home with a rescue dog (a shepherd mix, Titus), 1 cat, 3 leopard geckos, 2 ball pythons, 1 boa constrictor, 1 crested gecko, and has plans for more future reptiles! Outside of work, she enjoys herpetoculture (the keeping of live reptiles and amphibians), hiking, kayaking, camping, and working with horses. Something unique about Lindsey – She has been shadowing veterinarians since she was 9-years-old. To date, she has over 10,000 hours of animal/veterinary experience after working with 21 doctors across 10 practices!
Ella graduated from Woodlan Jr/Sr Highschool in June of 2023. While working at the Woodburn Veterinary Clinic, she enjoys the variety of different animals she gets to work with and the opportunities to meet families and help animals in need. At home, she has many pets, but her favorite is her Goldendoodle, Oakley, who is so smart, he knows how to put his toys away in his toybox! Outside of work, she loves to shop, hang out with friends, or take her beloved Oakley to Starbucks for a pupcup. Fun fact: Ella has visited 47 of the US states, helping deliver puppies to their new homes!