John Talmadge, DVM
Chief Veterinary Officer
Dr. John Talmadge joins MVP after 14 years as a co-owner of Bigger Road Veterinary Centers in Dayton, Ohio. He grew up in Colorado and graduated in 1982 from Colorado State University with a doctorate in Veterinary Medicine. He practiced in Portland, Oregon before joining the Iams Company where he worked from 1989 until 2006, serving as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Veterinary Products. His interests in practice included behavior and general medicine, surgery, and business planning. Dr. Talmadge is a certified Fear Free practitioner and has spoken nationally on Fear Free practice as well as business management.
Outside of work Dr. Talmadge interests include golf and furniture making at his home, where he is kept company by his wife Beth and two golden retrievers, Chloe and Tuck. John and Beth’s family includes a daughter Holly, a son Jason, his wife Sarah and a grandson Benjamin.