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Welcome to Wisconsin Valley Veterinary Service
Your Veterinarian's in Wausau, WI
Call us at (715) 675-9402

Call us right away at (715) 675-9402

If you live in Wausau or the surrounding areas and need trusted veterinarians to care for your pets – look no further.  Dr. Rebecca Myszka and Dr. Chavalin Chadwick  are  licensed veterinarians in the state of Wisconsin, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and well being are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Wisconsin Valley Veterinary Service is a full-service animal hospital that welcomes clients and their pets in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care.  Dr. Myszka and Dr. Chadwick  have years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first-rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable  and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our veterinarians.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call (715) 675-9402.  Our veterinary office is very easy to get to - just check out the map below! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for our pet owners.

                                              At Wisconsin Valley Veterinary Service, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are. 

                                                                       Dr. Rebecca Myszka and Dr. Chavalin Chadwick - Veterinarians 

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Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Callie Nueske, CVT
    Certified Veterinary Technician

    Callie completed her technician training at MATC in May 2019.  Callie joined the WVVS staff in July 2019.  She grew up on a family farm in Wittenberg and enjoys spending time with her horses, pet dairy goats, cows, calves and other animals such as her dog HoneyBear.  Callie also enjoys barrel racing, hunting and helping with  miking and kidding season at her dad and uncle's 300 goat dairy farm.  

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  • April Peter
    Veterinary Assistant

    April joined the Wisconsin Valley Veterinary Service staff in March 2019.  April graduated in 2017 with an Associates of Applied Science degree working towards becoming a Certified Veterinary Technician.  April lives with her husband Andy and 3 dog; Molly, Rayne and Sylas.  In her free time, April enjoys reading, hiking, spending time with her friends and hanging out at home with her fmaily.

  • Dr. Rebecca D. Myszka, DVM (Owner)

    Becky Myszka, DVM completed her undergraduate work at the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences in 2004 and obtained her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine in 2008. Dr. Myszka is especially interested in small animal and equine general surgery, medicine, and dentistry.

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  • Dr. Chavalin R. Chadwick, DVM

    Chava Chadwick, DVM completed her undergraduate work at the University of Wisconsin in 2006 and obtained her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine in 2012. Dr. Chadwick is especially interested in bovine medicine, surgery, and reproductive ultrasonography.

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  • Janet Rohde, CVT
    Veterinary Technician

    Janet completed her technician training at Argosy University in 2000. Janet joined the WVVS staff in 2002. Janet and her husband Michael have happily welcomed their son Everett to their family in April 2019 and also share their home with a dog - Indy, and 2 cats - Jezzie and Tucker. In her free time, Janet enjoys chasing after Everett, gardening,biking and competitive running

  • Brittani Kasper
    Veterinary Assistant

    Brittani joined the WVVS staff in April 2018. Brittani lives with her husband James and two children, Camille and Todd. She also shares her home with three cats, Clarabell, Jill, and Steve, and a dog, Bruce.

  • Sue Laffin

    Sue started working for WVVS in November 1977. Sue and her husband, Randy, have one son Jeremy, a daughter-in-law Cherrie, and two grandchildren, Riley & Caitlyn. Having grown up on a farm, Sue enjoys working with our large animal clients, as well as our small animal clients.

  • Marilyn Schubring
    Office Manager

    Marilyn came to WVVS in January 1981. Marilyn and her husband Larry have 3 children: Scott (wife Michelle, grandchildren Ben & Sam), John (wife Kim, granddaughter Maia & Hannah), and Julie (husband Jered, grandsons Keegan & Max). She shares her home with one cat, Sami. In her free time, Marilyn enjoys spending time at their cottage, swimming, fishing, and bowling.

  • Vicki Rhyner

    Vicki has been with WVVS since 2007. She was born in Wausau but lived in Ecuador for 20 years. Vicki enjoys spending her free time working on her small organic berry farm, accompanied by her dog, Woody, and cats Allen and Colby.

  • Linda Wix

    Linda has been with WVVS since Fall 2015. Linda and her husband Tom have 2 children-Tyler (wife Jen) and Tyler and 2 grandchildren. She shares her home with one cat, Marley, and one dog, Minnie. Linda enjoys spending her free time fishing, gardening as well as spending time with family and friends.

  • Dillin

    Dillin was officially adopted from the Lincoln County Humane Society in July 2013. We originally were her foster family while rehabbing her from a burn injury, but quickly fell in love with her adorable face and sassy kitten personality. She had big shoes to fill as our new official greeter but quickly learned the ropes.



Read What Our Clients Say

    Thank you, Dr. Krueger, for seeing my Parker the same day I called. He feels so much better. It is comforting to know I can get Parker into the vet pretty quickly when needed, and the care, compassion, and education at Wisconsin Valley Vets is excellent!!!

    Lindy Penn

    Dr. Chadwick was great to meet and use as a resource. We are new to goats and she informed us, taught and recommended lots of information that we didn't know. She was a great resource and a pleasure to work with. Thank you!!! We have had other great experiences with our horses with the other doctors as well. Great practice!!

    Amber Clark

    They treat you and your pet as a person. they are very nice and able to help you with whatever you need. WVVS is the best. they know that your pet is family.

    Stephanie Brown

Featured Articles

Read about interesting topics

  • Fish

    If you’re thinking of getting a pet fish, you should know that your veterinarian has a lot of good advice about pet ownership. Fish can be very rewarding as pets, and you just may be surprised about how much fish actually interact with their owners. Here’s more valuable information about choosing ...

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  • Caring for Senior Cats

    Thanks to advancements in veterinary care, today’s cats can live well into their teen years. It is not uncommon for cats to live to be 18 or even older. However, in order for cats to live a long full life, they need proactive veterinary care to stay healthy. As cats age, they are at greater risk for ...

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  • Feline Stomatitis: Treatments

    Cats rarely display their pain, but cats with feline stomatitis are often the exception. If your cat appears to have mouth pain, is reluctant to eat, doesn't want to groom, is drooling, and doesn't want you to open its mouth, it may be suffering from this debilitating, degenerative oral condition, and ...

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  • Feline Leukemia Virus: What You Need to Know

    Feline leukemia (FeLV) is a virus that weakens your cat's immune system. Unfortunately, when the immune system does not function properly, your cat may be more likely to develop other diseases, such as cancer and blood disorders. How Cats Contract Feline Leukemia Cats get feline leukemia from other cats. ...

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  • Family Cats and Pregnant Women: Take Measures to Prevent Toxoplasmosis Infection

    Nothing must spoil the joys of becoming a new parent. Not even your pets. But family cats with normal, every day habits can pose a risk to expectant women. Women's immune systems can be disturbed by a parasite carried in fecal matter. If you're the primary caretaker of your family's feline friend it ...

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  • Create an Environment Your Cat Will Love

    The Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery confirms that feline emotional wellbeing, behavior and physical health are a result of how comfortable they are in their environment. Understanding how our cats interact with their environment can help us create a space for owners and cats to mutually thrive ...

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  • Catnip: Why Cats Love It

    Few things stimulate a cat's pleasure faster than catnip. Exposure to this simple herb can reveal a new side to their feline personality. Many cats will go crazy at the smell of this plant. Catnip has a reputation of being a feline drug and many cat owners wonder if it is safe to give it to their pet. ...

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  • Zoonosis

    Zoonosis refers to diseases that can be transmitted to humans from animals. In particular, they occur when an infected animal passes on bacteria, parasites, fungi or viruses to humans through scratches, saliva, feces and urine. Vectors (e.g., organisms like fleas and ticks) can also carry zoonotic diseases ...

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  • Sugar Gliders

    Thinking of getting a sugar glider? These tiny marsupials are energetic and friendly, making them popular choices as pets. Though they weigh less than a half-pound, they're more closely related to kangaroos than they are flying squirrels. If you think a sugar glider would make an ideal pet for your family, ...

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  • Epilepsy

    Epilepsy (often referred to as a seizure disorder) is a chronic neurological condition characterized by recurrent unprovoked seizures. It is commonly controlled with medication, although surgical methods are used as well. Epileptic seizures are classified both by their patterns of activity in the brain ...

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