Company owner Dr. Karen Leshkivich is firmly committed to continuing the tradition of excellence and compassion established by her predecessors. She purchased the Mattydale Animal Hospital
in May, 2001 and has been a member of its veterinary staff since 1995.
A 1994 graduate of the Veterinary College at the University of Tennessee, Dr. Leshkivich specializes in dental, reproductive, and exotic medicine, especially for rabbits, ferrets, and reptiles. Dr. Leshkivich enjoys breeding, training, and showing championship bloodhounds. Her current pets include eight bloodhounds, two cats, and two parrots.