About Us

Veterinarian

Justin S. Jornigan DVM

Justin Jornigan DVM

Dr. Jornigan is originally from McDowell County and grew up in the Dysartsville community. His interest in veterinary medicine started as a youth raising chickens, pigs, goats, and spending countless hours with his two horses. As a high school student, he spent his summer vacations working with Dr. Jeffrey Schutz, the founder of Foothills Mobile Veterinary Service. Throughout college, Dr. Jornigan worked on various farms and traveled the world working with different veterinary practices and the US Department of Agriculture.  His professional interests include nutrition, reproduction, equine ophthalmology, and equine dentistry.

Dr. Jornigan and his wife, Megan are both active members at First Baptist Church Marion. He has an interest in mission work and has served with Christian Veterinary Missions in the Navajo Nation, and with his church in Belize. His other hobbies include mountain biking, hiking, scuba diving, playing piano, and working on his endless projects around the farm.

Bachelor of Science – Animal Science
Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC

Membership:

> American Veterinary Medical Association
> North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association
> American Association of Equine Practitioners

 

Support Staff

Photo credit: Lauren Blaha

Megan Jornigan (Photo credit: Lauren Blaha)

Megan M. Jornigan

 

Megan serves as a practice manager and veterinary assistant. She grew up in Raleigh, NC and was heavily involved in showing hunter/jumper with 4-H and in other local shows.   Megan enjoys training for obstacle course races, photography, spending time with her horses, and working with youth at church and with local 4-H clubs. Megan assists with farm calls 3 days each week.

Bachelor of Science – Animal Science
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC

Master of Science – Animal Science (Reproductive Physiology)
University of Tennessee

 

Katie D. Davis

Katie Davis

Katie Davis

Katie serves as a veterinary technician on our team.  Katie grew up in Marion, NC where her interest in horses started at a young age. She has shown at local McDowell horse shows and worked on a breeding farm during her time as a student at NC State University. In her spare time she enjoys spending time at the barn with her horses, going on trail rides, or reading a book while curled up with her dog.

Bachelor of Science – Zoology
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC

Associate in Applied Science – Veterinary Medical Technology
Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
Asheville, NC

 

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