C.C. Veterinary Hospital

If you live in Columbia City or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Colleen Quinn is a licensed IN veterinarian, treating small animals. Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

C.C. Veterinary Hospital is a full service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Colleen Quinn has years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our Columbia City veterinarian.

Our staff members are all trained in Fear Free techniques which help to reduce the stress level of your pet and make the visit a more positive experience. Our policy includes non-aversive, positive reinforcement that is scientifically based and proven to support learning and create a happier pet. 

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call 260-244-5822 or feel free to stop in and see us. Our Columbia City veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- and you can find directions on our Contact Us page! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Columbia City pet owners.

At C.C. Veterinary Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

  • 636 N State Rd. 9
  • Columbia City,IN 46725
  • Phone: (260) 244-5822
  • Emergency After Hours Call:
  • (260) 426-1062
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  • Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri: 8:00am- 6:00pm
  • Wed: Closed
  • 1st and 3rd Sat: 8:00am- 12:00pm
  • Sun: Closed
  • Dr. Quinn and puppy pals

    Dr. Colleen Quinn

    Veterinarian / Owner


    Dr. Quinn started at C. C. Veterinary Hospital in 1992, after graduating from Purdue University, College of Veterinary Medicine in 1991. She is married to her husband, Randy and they have two children, a daughter, Stacy (23) and a son, Nicholas (15). Dr. Quinn has a real love of community and has developed many longstanding relationships with families and their pets in the Whitley County area.  She has 7 dogs, 5 cats, several mini horses and a goat (all rescues!). Dr. Quinn has many interests and hobbies including Agility, dog training, developing community pet emergency planning, and helping families integrate children and pets. She enjoys boating and relaxing at the lake with family, spending time with her animals, reading, and following Purdue sports!

    Dr. Quinn has recently opened a boarding and training facility called Pet Pals Country Club located on Business 30 towards Warsaw. This facility is a 5 bedroom, 3 bath farm house with an open indoor play area and fenced in yard that's divided for small dogs and large dogs with a variety of play equipment. Her residential assistant at Pet Pals is also a Veterinary Assistant at the hospital, Jenna. For more information including puppy classes, behavior consultations and additional boarding and training, along with their prices, check out their website at petpalscountyclub.com or a direct link in our links section.

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1992
    Education:
    Purdue University, College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Michelle the office manager

    Michele

    Business Manager

    Michele started with C. C. Vet back at the original location in 1987. She has filled just about every position at our hospital!  Michele is from the area and has seen several generations of pets come through our doors. She is married to Ray and they have four children: Jill, DVM (Mark), Kristi, AUD (Michael), Angela and Kellie. Michele enjoys spending time with her grandsons, Holden and Eliot and granddaughter, Katelyn. She has two rescue dogs, Daisy and Tyku and a cat, Iris. She enjoys sewing, reading and doing puzzles in her free time.

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1987
  • Linda

    Linda

    Veterinary Assistant

    Linda has been with C. C. Vet since 1991. She has had extensive experience in the animal care field, starting back with her military service, working with Service Dogs. Linda is a “Jill of all trades” and helps with surgery prep and recovery, treatments for sick and injured pets, running lab work and xrays and taking care of the surgical suite. She has 3 married daughters and 9 grandchildren. She has 3 horses, Libby Lou (Rocky Mountain Horse), Chocolate Chip (Pony of Americas) and Snickerdoodles (Miniature Horse). She has an additional menagerie of 7 dogs, 8 cats and 8 chickens! Linda loves spending time with her grandchildren, trail riding, gardening and just hanging out with her critters.

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1991
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    Kenley, RVT

    Registered Veterinary Technician

    Kenley started her externship with us in October of 2015. She is a graduate from the Veterinary Technology Institute of IBC in Ft. Wayne. She started working at C.C. Vet in February of 2016. Kenley monitors surgery, assists with exams and does many other technician duties. Kenley met her husband Schyler in 2009. They married and had their first son Liam in 2013 and her second son Bennett in 2019. They have a German Shepherd (Millie), a lab mix (Sydney), and 2 cats (Mondu and Jojo). Some of her hobbies include: reading and spending time with family and friends. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2016
    Education:
    Vet Tech Institute
  • Brittney

    Brittney

    Veterinary Assistant
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2015
    Education:
    Vet Tech Institute
  • Michelle RVT

    Michele

    Registered Veterinary Technician

    Michele started with us in 2015 after completing her externship and graduating from the Veterinary Technology Institute of IBC Fort Wayne.  Michele also has a degree in Biology from Anderson University.  Michele assists the doctors during exams and treatments, helps with surgery prep, client education and greets and helps our clients and their pets when at the front desk. She lives in the area with her cat and many fish.  She loves working with all pets – cats, dogs and exotics!  Michele likes science fiction, exotic animals, and reading. She likes hanging out at the lake with friends, family, and animals in her free time.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2015
    Education:
    IBC Vet Tech Institute
  • Diane

    Receptionist

    Diane joined our team in 2017. The Ohio farmer's daughter brings her love of people and animals. Diane is a Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor (P.A.T.H) and former 4-H volunteer leader. She also has several years of experience working in a veterinary hospital. You'll most often find her smiling face helping clients and their pets at the front desk! Diane and her husband, Todd, share their rural Columbia City home with their dogs "Cinder" and "Carly" and cat "Bandit". 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2017
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    Robin

    Facilities and Maintenance

    Robin has been with C. C. Veterinary Hospital since 2005. She keeps our facilities, rooms  and grounds clean and looking attractive. Our holiday decorations and attractive flower containers are all courtesy of Robin!  She is a life-long animal lover and is the proud owner of 2 impressive Great Danes, Hudson and Teagan. She has 12 rescued and well-cared for cats, a donkey, 3 goats, 2 Alpacas and an assortment of fowl including, turkeys, chickens, peacocks and ducks! In her spare time she loves spending time with all of her animals!
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2005
  • Stacy

    Receptionist

    Stacy joined our team early 2019 and is the daughter of Dr. Colleen Quinn. Stacy and her son Nathan, born in 2017, live in Columbia City with their cat "Sylvia". She is currently attending Ivy Tech Community College for Paralegal and Criminal Justice with the hopes of going to Law School in the upcoming years. Her interests include spending time on the water whether swimming or boating, playing games with friends and family and most importantly spending time with her son.
    Years in Practice:
    Aug 19, 2019
    Education:
    Ivy Tech Community College- Paralegal & Criminal Justice
  • Jenna

    Veterinary Assistant

    Jenna joined the team in June 2019. Jenna shares a love for animals and assists Dr. Quinn at her daycare and training facility, Pet Pals County Club. Jenna is finishing her degree in Criminal Justice at Indiana University in Richmond and will be starting her degree as a Vet Tech through Purdue University online in the next couple of months. 
    Years in Practice:
    Aug 19, 2019
    Education:
    Indiana University and Purdue University
  • Karma

    Assistant Practice Manger/Veterinary Assistant

    Karma initially joined our team in 2012 as veterinary assistant and returned in 2019 to take over additional office and technician duties. She graduated from Tech School at IBC Fort Wayne and lives in Columbia City with her 2 Irish Wolfhounds "Dolly" and "Millie" and her many cats. Her interests include being on the lake, watching movies, house renovations, spending time with family, friends and pets. 


    Years in Practice:
    Aug 19, 2019
    Education:
    IBC Vet Tech Institute
  • Tabi

    Registered Veterinary Technician

    Tabi initially joined our team in 2010 as a Veterinary Assistant and returned in 2019 as a Registered Veterinary Technician. She graduated from Purdue's Veterinary Technician school in 2015. Tabi and her husband, Ross, got married in 2015 and have two kids, Ryder and Brexley. She and her family moved back from Ohio and live in Columbia City with their pug named Gus. She loves being outdoors and spending time with her family. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2019
    Education:
    Purdue University