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Specialty: Anesthesia/Analgesia

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Richard Headley
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Richard Headley


  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), Purdue University, 1967

Current Professional Activities

  • Currently semi retired and part-time practice in Mishawaka, IN
  • Serves as Chair of Indiana Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners
  • Serves as Chair of VIN Foundation
Past Professional Activities
  • Mixed practice Mishawaka, IN (1971-1976), converted to small animals (1976)
  • Small animal practice Detroit, MI (1969-1971)
  • Large animal emergency practice, Barstow CA area (1968-1969)
  • US Army Veterinary Corps, active duty Ft. Irwin CA (1967-1969)
Marital Status
  • Married for 50 years to Sandy, my high school sweetheart.
  • We have 3 sons Scott 49, Steve 47, and Adam 39. Only one grandson Gavin, who will be 19 on Christmas Eve.
  • Currently only one pet, Raisin a sort of Chihuahua who acts more like a scardy cat Lab.
  • I spend as much time as possible on golf courses.
Favorite Quote
  • I plan to live forever. So far, so good.
Richard Headley

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