Dr. Lydia Friend joined our practice in May 2017. She is originally from upstate New York. She graduated from the University of Findlay with a bachelors degree in pre-veterinary medicine, biology, and animal science in 2011. She then attended Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine, graduation in May 2015. Prior to joining the Orrville Veterinary Clinic team, Lydia practiced in Sugarcreek, Ohio. She and her husband, our own Dr. Matt Friend, reside in Kidron with their two dogs: Lola and Leroy. Dr. Lydia is certified in mixed animal acupuncture. Her other interests include small animal neurology, surgery , and exotic medicine. Dr. Lydia enjoys spending time with her family and friends, walking the dogs, and working out. She is mainly based at our Seville Wadsworth Veterinary Clinic, but may be seen at any of our three locations.