Meet the Doctors

Meet the Doctors


Jay Stewart, DVM photo

Jay Stewart, DVM

Dr. Stewart practiced veterinary medicine for 3 years in Hawaii before moving to Oregon and his current practice. He wholeheartedly enjoys all aspects of private practice and ownership with its constant variety and challenge. He feels that some of his proudest moments have been in the clinic. "I feel that I have chosen a profession that I love. One where I get to see my friends and their pets on a daily basis and get paid for it."

When he is not working, Dr. Stewart and his wife, Carla, enjoy spending time with their three children, their spouses, and grandchildren. He also enjoys many outdoor activities such as snowboarding, mountain biking, motorcycle riding and SCUBA diving.

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine - Colorado State University, 1980
  • Past president of the Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC)
  • Board Member of CAPC
  • Member of the AVMA
  • Member of the OVMA





Susan  Omstead, DVM photo

Susan Omstead, DVM

Dr Omstead immediately joined the veterinary staff at Aumsville Animal Clinic after graduation and has been an integral part of the leadership team at the practice ever since.

Dr Omstead takes pride in her work and strongly believes in honest, professional care for both pets and owners. She also believes in helping educate pet owners so that they can provide the best care for their pets.

In her spare time Dr. Omstead enjoys horses, skiing, and SCUBA.

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine - Oregon State University, 1989
  • Past Secretary of the Marion Polk Veterinary Association

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Michael Morrow, DVM

Mike Morrow received his DVM degree from Colorado State University in 2006.  He joined Aumsville Animal Clinic in 2010 and found a new home and family there.  He enjoys all facets of veterinary medicine including ultrasonography and orthopedic surgery. He is certified in canine rehabilitation and has a special interest in pain management.  In his free time, he enjoys traveling to new places and learning new things, hiking in Silver Falls with his daughters Hannah and Claire, and playing in the garden. 

Katie Morrow, DVM photo

Katie Morrow, DVM

Dr. Katie Morrow completed her degree in veterinary medicine at Colorado State University in 2006, where she met her husband, Dr. Mike Morrow. Together they have two daughters, Hannah and Claire, and also two cats and a horse. Dr. Katie was excited to join Aumsville Animal Clinic in May of 2015. Dr. Katie is certified in Veterinary Acupuncture and enjoys using it to complement traditional western medicine and surgery. In her spare time Dr. Katie enjoys riding her horse and spending time with family.

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine - Colorado State University, 2006
  • Certified in Veterinary Acupuncture

Megan Hill, DVM photo

Megan Hill, DVM

Dr. Megan Hill graduated from the University of Glasgow Vet school in 2014. She practiced in Hawaii for a year, before moving back to Oregon and joining the team at Aumsville in September 2016. She has a special interest in surgery and the challenges it brings.
Dr. Megan enjoys traveling, especially back to Scotland, volleyball and scuba diving.

Jess Rigling, DVM photo

Jess Rigling, DVM

Dr. Jess has lived all around the US, including Arizona, Ohio, South Carolina and Massachusetts. She moved to Oregon in 2009 after graduating from Boston University and has felt at home here ever since. She graduated from Oregon State University veterinary school in 2017 and became part of the Aumsville Animal Clinic team. Her main interests are internal medicine, soft tissue surgery and geriatric care. She is also certified in veterinary acupuncture and uses it to treat a variety of conditions including neurological dysfunction, pain and more.

When she’s not at work, Dr. Jess enjoys photography, being outdoors hiking and rafting, gardening and traveling. She lives with her husband, Justin, their two golden retrievers, Bode and Marco, and their cat, Watson.

Aumsville Animal Clinic, LLC

200 Main Street, Aumsville, OR 97325

PO Box 230

For general information, questions, appointment requests, call us at: (503) 448-1855 or text us at: (503) 743-6945. Email:

Fax us at: (503) 448-1888

Hours of Operation

Monday 7:30am - 6:00pm

Tuesday 7:30am - 6:00pm

Wednesday 7:30am - 6:00pm

Thursday 7:30am - 6:00pm

Friday 7:30am - 6:00pm

Saturday 8:30am - 4:00pm

Sunday Closed