Mercy Crusade

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Mercy Crusade is the only non-profit affordable veterinary clinic in the area. Our struggle to cover extensive medical costs makes your tax-deductable donation vital. See how you can help!

Vaccine Clinic

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Bring your pet(s) in for affordable Canine and Feline vaccinations, OTC flea control, deworming, nail trims and Home Again Microchips. See rates!

Medical Service

Mercy Crusade is now offering additional veterinary medical, dental and surgical services! Office visits for $29.50!


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This is the best non-lethal answer to reducing pet overpopulation. It also benefits your pet in many ways. View the top 10 reasons to spay/neuter!

Veterinarian Biographies

Dr. Kerry Beeder

Dr. Beeder graduated from Iowa State University with a bachelor's degree followed by a veterinary doctorate degree in 1983. His extensive experience has come from the last 30+ years of clinical practice in medicine and surgery. He has been on the Advisory Board of the Veterinary Technician Program at Pierce College since 2007. Dr. Beeder has been with Mercy Crusade Spay, Neuter and Wellness Clinic since 2008 and has performed more that 7,000 spay and neuter surgeries.

Dr. Zachary Snable
Received his bachelor's degree from Yale University in 2003. Dr. Snable graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine with High Honors in 2008. He received his Certificate of Clinical Medicine and Surgery from the University of Florida. After working in corporate veterinary medicine, Dr. Snable realized that his true passion was in forming lasting bonds with pets and families, becoming a partner in decision-making and providing care. This ability to relate to clients has resulted in a reputation as a truly compassionate veterinarian.

Dr. Amanda Lumsden
2008 graduate from the College of Veterinary Medicine at North Carolina State University . Prior to becoming a veterinarian, she was a registered nurse with experience in ICU, surgery and recovery room. Her passion for surgery continued in veterinary school where she coordinated and participated in Operation Catnip, a feral cat trap, neuter and release program. After graduation, Dr. Lumsden began actively pursuing opportunities in spay and neuter clinics. Dr. Lumsden works with Mercy Crusade two days a week performing spay and neuter surgeries. When not in surgery, her focus is on cat and rabbit medicine. In her spare time, Dr. Lumsden enjoys participating in outdoor activities, volunteering with animal shelters and spending time with her rescue cats and rabbits.

Dr. Joanne Sohn
Dr. Joanne Sohn graduated from Tufts School of Veterinary Medicine in 1997 and later received her Masters in Public Health (MPH) from UC Davis in 2003. Her interest is in general practice and emergency medicine. In 2014 Dr. Sohn joined California State Polytechnic University, Pomona as an assistant professor and director of the veterinary technician program. She has been performing high volume spay/neuter since 2007.