Meet Our Team

Dr. Thomas Pugsley

Graduated from Oklahoma State University and the College of Veterinary Health Sciences in 1981.  In 1985, Dr. Pugsley began practicing small animal medicine in Canby with his wife Dianna, who is also a graduate of the OSU College of Veterinary Health Science.  Dr. Pugsley is the chief of staff at the Canby Veterinary Clinic as well as the primary surgeon.  He is also an active community member and has been involved with the local Kiwanis chapter, Relay for Life, Child Abuse Summit, and acts as a deacon for the Bethany Evangelical Free Church.  His dream is to retire to a ranch in Colorado and ride horses 'till the cows come home'.

Receptionists and Veterinary Technicians

Your pet and you deserve the best care! Our Receptionists are well trained and can offer you advice on pet food, treats, retail items, and dental care. They will be glad to assist you in any way they can whether in person or on the phone. At Canby Vet Clinic, our Receptionists are also our Veterinary Technicians and act as your pet's 'nurses'. Whether they are drawing blood from your pet, placing an IV catheter, performing dental cleanings or assisting in surgery, our Vet Techs offer your pet exceptional care. Our Vet Techs are up to date on major developments in veterinary medicine through continuing education opportunities such as seminars, workshops, and regular staff meetings. Our Veterinary Technicians are: Heather (since 1999) Melissa (since 2009) Cadie Blackman (since 2022)