Dr. Goddard is a Southern California native who moved to the Dayton area as an early teen. She graduated from Andrews University in southern Michigan with a bachelor’s in Animal Science. She then returned to Southern California to receive her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Western University of Health Sciences.
Dr. Goddard ultimately wanted to end up back in Ohio, close to family. She enjoys surgery and has a special interest in rehabilitation/physical therapy and is working towards her (Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner). Dr. Goddard enjoys an active lifestyle and can often be found outdoors enjoying water sports (wakeboarding, slalom skiing, etc), snowboarding, or riding motorcycles. She and her husband share their house with a chocolate lab named Roxy, a beagle mix named Colbie, and two cats named Kirra and Burton.
Dr. Goddard is a certified Fear Free Professional.