Oakley Vet Service, LLC

Oakley Vet Service, LLC is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Oakley, KS and a satellite clinic in Quinter, KS. The professional and courteous staff at Oakley Veterinary Service seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients.

We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Oakley Vet Service, LLC strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Oakley and surrounding areas.

Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find out more information about how Oakley Vet Service, LLC can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.

  • 510 S Freeman Ave
  • Oakley,KS 67748
  • Phone: (785) 672-3411
  • Fax: (785) 672-4940
  • Email Us
  • Mon-Fri: 8:00am - 5:30pm
  • Saturday: 8:00 am - Noon
  • Closed Sundays
  • After Hours Emergency Care: 785-672-3411
  • Jacey McDaniel, DVM

    Dr. Jacey grew up on a farm just outside of Sterling, KS and received an undergraduate degree in Biology from Southwestern College in Winfield, KS while playing basketball and running cross-country and track. She is a 2017 graduate from Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Jacey is married to Sam McDaniel, a native of Scott City, KS.  They are the proud parents of Delaney Mae, born on October 2, 2018, and Emersyn Rae, born February 9, 2021.
    Years in Practice:
    May 10, 2017
    Education:
    Kansas State University
    Interests:
    Small ruminants, Surgery, Chips & Salsa
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  • Meredith Waggoner, DVM

    Dr. Meredith grew up in a suburb of Kansas City, KS. She completed her undergraduate degree in Biology in 2016 at K-State. She then graduated in May 2020 from the Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine.  We are so excited to welcome Dr. Meredith to our team!!  She is married to Toby Waggoner, a Quinter, KS native.  
    Years in Practice:
    Jul 23, 2020
    Education:
    Kansas State University
    Interests:
    Cats, Cows, & Coffee
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  • Dave Rethorst, DVM

    Dr. Dave is from Ashland, KS. He also completed his veterinary degree at K-State. Dr. Dave has been traveling out west to help us here at OVS since 2010.   He is our go-to for all things bovine and is usually out here two days per week.  
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2010
    Education:
    Kansas State University
    Interests:
    God, Family, & Cows
  • Kaitlyn Kreutzer

    Registered Veterinary Technician
    Kaitlyn is one of our veterinary technicians and graduated from Colby Community College in May of 2019. Kaitlyn is a proud dog mom of Zeus and Nova.  We love it when Zeus and Nova come visit us at the clinic!!! 
    Years in Practice:
    Aug 16, 2019
    Education:
    Colby Community College
    Interests:
    Dogs, Sunsets/Sunrises, & FOOD!
  • Sara Van Eaton

    Sara VanEaton

    Receptionist
    Sara joined Oakley Veterinary Service in September of 2004.  She is a native of Oakley and grew up on a farm just west of town where her family farmed and raised livestock.  After graduation high school, she married Paul Van Eaton and had two children, Brandyn and Carli.  She is the proud grandma of Kezdyn.   She loves her job as it has broadened her knowledge of animals and gives her the opportunity to work with the public.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2004
    Education:
    Oakley High School
    Interests:
    Kansas City Chiefs, Dogs, & the Mountains
  • Cassie Kelley

    Cassie Kelley

    Registered Veterinary Technician
    Cassie was born and raised in Western Kansas.  She grew up on a family farm where she first discovered her love for animals.  Through those years she was active in 4-H and in the church.  After graduating from High School in 2002 she attended Colby Community College.  There she received her Associate of Applied Science degree in Veterinary Technology in 2005.  She has been a Small Animal Technician at OVS since August 2005.  Since working here she has been privileged to continually learn more about Veterinary Medicine every day.  She enjoys living in the area with her husband Ben and their sons Colten, who they welcomed into the world in June 2012, and Clayton who was born in October 2014.  They also have 2 dogs, Petey and Ace.  
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2005
    Education:
    Colby Community College
  • Aliya Holzmeister

    Kennel Help/Vet Assistant
    Aliya Holzmeister is a student at Oakley High School and helps us with our kennel work.  
    Years in Practice:
    Sep 27, 2018
    Interests:
    Dogs, Cattle, & Food
  • Dakota Huddleston

    Kennel Help/Vet Assistant
    Dakota helps out with kennels and appointments as she pursues her degree at Kansas State University.  
    Years in Practice:
    Aug 16, 2019
    Interests:
    Cows, Arizona, & Rodeos
  • Joyce Baalman

    Joyce Baalman

    Practice Manager
    Joyce joined Oakley Veterinary Service in January of 2009.  She is a graduate of Grinnell High School and Dodge City Community College.  Joyce worked at Pioneer, Inc. for 15 years and was the Clerk of the Board for USD #291 in Grinnell for 15 years before coming to OVS.  She lives in Grinnell with her husband Rick and their dog Reeces, who also comes to work (whenever she feel like it).  Joyce and Rick have three children; Shannon and her husband Justin Foster, Allison and her husband Joel Polifka; and Devin Baalman.  She is the proud grandma of Jackson, Bryson, Cale, Karston, Alex and Emmitt.  In her spare time she loves spending time with her family, reading a great book, or working on her bucket list!
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2009
    Education:
    Dodge City Community College
    Interests:
    Family, the Royals, Chiefs and Jayhawks!!
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  • Hannah Herzog

    Registered Veterinary Technician - Anticipated December 2021
    Hannah is our newest full-time veterinary technician who joined us in May of 2021. She was born outside of Little River, KS and grew up on a family farm with cattle. She will complete her Veterinary Nursing degree from Colby Community College in December of 2021. 
    Years in Practice:
    Aug 04, 2021
    Education:
    Colby Community College
    Interests:
    Cattle, sunflowers