Bargersville Veterinary Hospital & Wellness Center

At Bargersville Veterinary Hospital, we know how important your pet’s care is.  Our philosophy is that we treat the whole pet, which includes you, the family.

Understanding the various treatment methods that are available and knowing what’s right for you and your pet can seem like a maze.  Our professional veterinary team is trained in all areas of pet care, providing to you the treatment plans that are appropriate.  Our team is also trained in alternative types of veterinary care, such as pet acupuncture, Chinese herbs, and other non-traditional methods of care, allowing you and the Bargersville team to create a treatment of maintenance program for your pet that is perfect.

Led by Dr. Cindy Baker, the Bargersville Veterinary Hospital team is well-rounded in their knowledge and expertise.  This provides you, the pet family, peace of mind in knowing that your pet, and your family, will get the best of care.

Some examples of the Bargersville Veterinary Team’s area of expertise include:
  • Education for you on those routine tests that provide for the safety of your pet.
  • Wellness test and vaccines tailored to fit your pet’s needs and stage of life.
  • Surgical laser, providing faster healing and less pain for your pet.
  • Nutritional education to ensure a healthy pet and a good quality of life.
  • Training education to increase the human animal bond and create a well mannered pet family member.
  • Physical rehabilitation programs including therapy laser, ultrasound and e-stim to help the pet through a surgical process or to provide comfort in an elderly pet.
  • Alternative treatment programs, such as acupuncture, Chinese herbs and other non-traditional medicinal processes.

The Bargersville Veterinary Hospital team – providing peace of mind for you, the pet parent, in knowing your pet’s care is in the hands of the best.

Vet check-up with small dog
  • 4253 North State Road 135
  • Franklin, IN 46131
  • Phone: (317) 422-9536
  • Fax: (317) 422-9563
  • Email Us
  • Get Directions
  • M,Tu,Th: 8:00AM-8:00PM
  • Wed, Fri: 8:00AM-6:00PM
  • Sat: 8:00AM-12:00PM
  • Sun: Closed
  • Dr. Cindy Baker, Owner

    Veterinarian
    Dr. Cindy Baker O'Dell graduated from Purdue University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1990. In 2003, seeing an incredible opportunity with the  limitations of western medicine, she attended the Chi Institute where she completed Acupuncture training. She later completed Tui Na (a form of massage based on acupuncture points) and herbal training and most recently added nutritional knowledge to her repertoire.  Bargersville Veterinary Hospital and Wellness Center was founded by Dr. Baker in February 2003. As a full family project, she remodeled a house into a comfortable and state-of-the-art hospital, made successful by a caring staff and great clients.   She lives locally with her husband Matt and their four-legged rescue family.
    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1990
    Education:
    Purdue University
  • Dr. Kelly Skinner

    Veterinarian
    Dr. Kelly Skinner is a graduate of Purdue University School of Veterinary Medicine.  She is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Indiana Veterinary Medical Association.  She is interested in internal medicine, preventative medicine, and public health.

    Dr. Skinner grew up in Noblesville, IN, where her family has a small horse farm.  In her free time, she enjoys horseback riding, hiking, reading, and spending time with her family and pets.  
    Education:
    Purdue University
  • Dr. Amanda Kruyer

    Dr. Kruyer joined the BVH team in 2014. When not working she enjoys spending time with her fiance, hiking and traveling. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2014
    Education:
    Ross University
    Interests:
    Scrapbooking, hiking and travel
  • Megan, RVT

    Megan graduated from Harrison college in 2009 and has been with BVH every since. While Megan works as booth a receptionist and RVT, her specialty is Rehabilitation. She is the process of completing her certification in this area.
    Her hobbies include spending time with her family and friends, especially her daughter Harper. She also enjoys going to concerts, hanging outdoors and crafting. Megan's fur family includes her dogs Keller, LuLu and Twinkie and her cat Sully.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2009
    Education:
    Harrison College
    Interests:
    Spending Time with Family & Friends
  • Jamie , RVT, Head Tech

    Jamie graduated from Harrison college in 2010 and has been with BVH every since. When not working she enjoys spending time with her husband and 3 children. In warmer weather they spend most of their time camping and fishing. Jamie also enjoys baking, reading, movies and scrap-booking. Her fur family includes Abby and Remington plus her one-eyed kitty Arrrrr.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2010
    Education:
    Harrison College
    Interests:
    Baking, reading, time with family
  • Theresa, Practice Manger

    Theresa has been working in the veterinary industry for over 20 years. She started out working as a technician in emergency medicine where she spent the first 7 years of her career. Since then she has merged from a technician to a manager. In addition to her experience in the field, she also has a degree in computer network systems and manages the network here at BVH. She enjoys hiking, traveling and spending time with her two-legged and four-legged friends!
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1994
    Education:
    ITT
    Interests:
    Hiking and traveling
  • Laura, RVT

    Laura graduated from Harrison college in 2010. She joined BVH shortly after graduation. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends as well as her fur babies, Whiskey Mae and two kitties Leo and Oliver.  In her spare time she enjoys horseback riding, camping and skiing.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2011
    Education:
    Harrison College
    Interests:
    Horseback riding, camping and skiing
  • Susan

    Susan has been with BVH since 2003. She lives on a farm with her fiance and their fur babies Rosie, Zebow and Russell as well 5 cats. They grow corn, soybeans, wheat and hay. In addition to growing crops they also raise and show cattle. Susan enjoys spending time with her family, especially her son!
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2003
    Education:
    Cedar Valley
    Interests:
    Spending time with family
  • Cheryl

    Cheryl graduated from Harrison college in 2010 and joined the BVH team in 2013. She and her husband of 13 years have two children and 3 dogs and one kitty named bear. In addition to her own fur babies there are always fosters running around too! Cheryl enjoys behavior training, playing sports and well as coaching her kids in sports. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2013
    Education:
    Harrison College
    Interests:
    Behavior training, family, rescue
  • Nate

    Nate graduated from Harrison college in 2014 and has been with BVH every since. His fur family includes two kitties, Mystic and Penn. He is originally from Greensburg, IN where all his family still lives. When not working he enjoys hanging out with his niece and nephew.
    Years in Practice:
    Jul 28, 2014
    Education:
    Harrison
    Interests:
    Spending time with family and friends
  • Jessica, RVT

    Jessica has been a technician for over 4 years and joined the BVH team in 2014. She and her husband are originally from Cincinnati and all though the Colts are one of her favorite teams she says she will always bleed orange and black! Aside from football, she loves nature hikes, puzzles and gardening.
    Years in Practice:
    Jul 28, 2014
    Education:
    Brown Mackie
    Interests:
    Hiking, puzzles, gardening
  • Ali

    Ali is currently attending Harrison college. On the weekends she also works with horses for a trail ride company. Her fur family consist of 3 kitties, Robin, Richard and Sammy. Ali's sister is serving in the Navy so Ali has taken her cat Muffin until she returns. When not working, Ali enjoys fishing, swimming, canoeing or just hanging at the dock.
    Years in Practice:
    Mar 19, 2015
  • Lesli

    Lesli has been with BVH since 2014 and is currently attending Harrison College.  Her fur family consist of one Shih Tzu named Theodore which she adores! Lesli comes from a long line of singers and enjoys performing with her family whenever she gets a chance. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2014
    Education:
    Attending Harrison
    Interests:
    Music
  • Nickie

    Years in Practice:
    Mar 19, 2015
  • Olivia

    Years in Practice:
    Mar 19, 2015
  • Chelsie

    Chelsie graduated from International Business College in 2014. She enjoys spending time with her fur-baby Lily and her friends and family.  
    Years in Practice:
    Mar 19, 2015
    Education:
    International Business College
    Interests:
    Hanging out with friends and family
  • Fay

    Years in Practice:
    Apr 21, 2015