Welcome to Paws Inn Animal Hospital

Your Veterinarian in Dayton, OH
Call us at (937) 435-1500


  Where Your Pet Is Our Priority!   

   Paws Inn Animal Hospital is a full service veterinary hospital serving Dayton, Ohio since 1996.We recently changed ownership in 2018; however, our goals remain to provide the highest quality professional health care for your pet in a friendly, relaxed setting with affordable pricing.   Our facility also offers a spacious boarding kennel and grooming services for dogs and cats to conveniently fulfill all of your pet's needs.  We are proud of our hospital and staff and are pleased that you have chosen us to care for your pet. 

Our pharmacy has also expanded to include an online pharmacy to offer more options for your pet’s medication needs .

Our facility also offers a spacious boarding kennel and grooming services for dogs and cats to conveniently fulfill all your pet's needs. 

We realize the special place your pets occupy in your hearts and we work hard to involve you in their care. We appreciate you voicing all your concerns so we can provide the best care possible.

Please browse through our site and follow us on Facebook and Instagram to stay current on all we have to offer.  Thank you for visiting and we look forward to helping you enjoy many years with your healthy friend and faithful companion.




At Paws Inn Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

 Paws Inn Animal Hospital | (937) 435-1500

8926 Kingsridge Drive
Dayton, OH 45458

Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Emmy Baker

    Emmy is originally from Springboro, Ohio. She has had a lifelong love of animals which began on the small farm on which she grew up. Although she has worked in other occupations in the past, she has found true fulfillment in working as a pet groomer who can make animals look and feel their best. Emmy says, 'I consider myself to be very lucky to work with animals every day. I truly love my job.'

  • Mak .

    Makayla started her vet career at Miami Valley Career Tech School where she studied veterinary science. After graduating in 2017, she remained in the animal field until she started working at Paws Inn in July of 2019. She lives with her boyfriend of three years in Kettering where they care for their four dogs and two cats. They also enjoy an array of nerdy hobbies. She enjoys working with the clientele and helping animals get the care they need. 

  • Kaitlin .

    Kaitlin started here at Paws Inn in 2018.  She lives in Kettering with her husband Chad, son Tucker, and their dogs Charlie and Ethel. We can't forget Eve the cat.

  • Alex .

    Alex started working in the kennel while he was in high school  You will see him in our exam rooms everyday helping our doctors and patients during their appointment.

  • Brittany .

    Brittany graduated from Sinclair Community College in 2010 and joined our team in July 2013. Along with her tech job, Brittany also handles our social media!  She lives in Cincinnati with her boyfriend Ben and their three dogs Archer, Lana and Mabel, and Berlioz the cat.

  • Tracy .

    Tracy graduated from The Ohio State University where she received a bachelor's degree in Zoology. She joined the Paws Inn team in September 2004. Tracy is the proud parent of her son Quinn and her dog Alex and 5 cats.

  • Serenity Salome
    Kennel Manager

    Serenity has been our kennel manager for over a year but has worked here with our boarding pets since 2016. She makes this a home away from home for so many furbabies. Serenity lives in Middletown with her daughters Sam and Adia. Plus her dogs Henry and Otis and kitties Larkin, Oliver, Church and Charly.

  • Dr. Lisa Mendenhall
    Head Veterinarian/Owner

    Dr. Lisa Mendenhall was raised in Eugene, OR.  She acquired a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA.  After volunteering for a Veterinary Clinic she realized her passion for animal care and medicine.

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  • Dr. Jessica Rossel

    Dr. Jessica Rossel is an graduate of The Ohio State University School of Veterinary Medicine. She is a an amazing addition to the Paws Inn family. 

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