Patricia Haines

Patricia Haines, DVM


A graduate of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Haines served as OVMA President in 2013 and was named the 2021 Ohio Veterinarian of the Year. Her lifelong passion for breeding and showing dogs led her to serve as a board member of the American Kennel Club and on several local and national committees. As a gubernatorial appointment to Ohio’s Commercial Dog Breeding Advisory Board, Dr. Haines played a lead role in formulating thoughtful, scientifically based laws governing commercial breeders. She practices small animal medicine at Pony Express Veterinary Hospital in Xenia. Dr Haines and her husband, Thad, operate a livestock and grain farm, in addition to breeding and exhibiting Pointers.