Managers and Receptionists


Jennifer Saunders

Jennifer is the office manager at the Shawnee Clinic. She has been working there since 2003, before it was even Metz Petz! She has an Associate's degree in Business Management. She and her husband have been married for 27 years and have three children and three grandchildren. Jennifer enjoys spending time with family and her two dogs, Sam and Maggie. Her favorite part of her job is the relationship that are developed with the clients and their families.


Cody Long

Cody is our office manager in Ada. He has been with Metz Petz for 13 years starting out as Dr. Nathans assistant. Cody has a degree in Health and Rehabilitation Science with a focus in Management from the Ohio State University. He is currently working on getting a certification as a Certified Veterinary Practice Manager. Cody and his wife Kelsey have one daughter. Together they have a beagle mix named Bailey, a Golden Retriever named Piper, a DSH cat named Walter and 8 chickens. Cody enjoys anything Disney (parks, half marathons, 10K's, moves,etc), Pokemon, attending church functions, and swimming with his family. His favorite part of working at Metz Petz is the closeness between all of employees and the trusting nature of our clients. 


Nathan Davis

Nathan or "the other Nate" is our Kennel Manager. He Joined the team in 2015 as a Kennel Attendant. Nathan completed the Veterinary Assistant Program through ABC in Santa Clarita, CA. He chose to work int he veterinary field becasue he loves being around pet people and their furry friends. He has a 3 year old boxer named Rocky who is very spunky and two turtles. He enjoys gaming, roller coasters, traveling, Star Wars and animal training. His favorite animal is the dog simply because they are man's best friend. Helping clients and keeping the critters comfortable are two of his favorite things at Metz Petz.  


Denise Kohler

Denise has been with us since November of 2016 after retiring from the Wapakoneta Police Department were she served as a dispatcher and records clerk. She had a Maltese for 14 years named Max, which is her favorite breed of dog. Denise has a daughter who is studying early childhood development at Wright State University. She enjoys spending time with family, enjoying her retirement, and traveling. Her favorite part of working at Metz Petz would be the caring office staff, meeting all the different types of animals, and interacting with clients.


Jerri Loheide

Jerri started working at our Ada clinic in the spring of 2017. She has been married 23 years, has a son and daughter-in-law, as well as one grandson. Jerri and her husband also have a wonderful 10 year old terrier mix named Lily. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her husband and her dog Lily. Jerri also enjoys rides in the country with her husband, taking walks, and counted cross stitch. Her favorite part of working at Metz Petz would be all the great clients animals, and staff.